Bean Station is a very small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 3,087 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bean Station is the 185th largest community in Tennessee.
When you are in Bean Station, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.16% of Bean Station’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Bean Station is a city of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bean Station who work in sales jobs (9.85%), office and administrative support (7.86%), and management occupations (7.28%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Bean Station has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Bean Station a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Bean Station doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Bean Station have a very low rate of college education: just 9.09% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Bean Station in 2010 was $18,291, which is lower middle income relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,164 for a family of four.
The people who call Bean Station home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bean Station residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bean Station include German, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Bean Station is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and West Germanic languages.