Etowah is a very small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 3,500 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Etowah is the 163rd largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some cities, Etowah isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Etowah are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Etowah is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Etowah who work in office and administrative support (15.51%), management occupations (12.08%), and sales jobs (9.88%).
Residents will find that the city 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, Etowah is worth considering.
Being a small city, Etowah does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Etowah has a very low overall level of education: only 9.62% of people over 25 hold a 4-year college degree or higher.
The per capita income in Etowah in 2010 was $16,469, which is low income relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $65,876 for a family of four.
The people who call Etowah home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Etowah residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Etowah include German, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Etowah is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.