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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chuckey who work in office and administrative support (17.64%), sales jobs (7.55%), and healthcare (6.60%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Chuckey is worth considering.
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.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Chuckey rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.66% of adults 25 and older in Chuckey have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Chuckey in 2010 was $22,692, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $90,768 for a family of four. However, Chuckey contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Black or African-American. 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 Spanish and French.