Chuckey is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 8,376 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Chuckey is the 71st largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Chuckey is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chuckey is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chuckey who work in office and administrative support (14.64%), sales jobs (7.75%), and management occupations (7.02%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Chuckey has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Chuckey has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Chuckey than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Chuckey may be for you.
Chuckey is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Chuckey with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 14.20% of adults in Chuckey have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chuckey in 2010 was $21,272, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,088 for a family of four.
The people who call Chuckey home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chuckey residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Chuckey include German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Chuckey is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.