Collierville is a medium-sized town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 48,863 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Collierville is the 13th largest community in Tennessee.
Collierville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Tennessee, but Collierville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Collierville is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.84% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Collierville is a town of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Collierville who work in management occupations (19.79%), sales jobs (12.98%), and office and administrative support (10.07%).
Also of interest is that Collierville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Collierville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Collierville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Collierville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Collierville, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Collierville is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 54.63% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Collierville in 2010 was $42,537, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $170,148 for a family of four.
Collierville is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Collierville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Collierville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Collierville include English, Irish, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Collierville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Asian languages and Spanish.