Hixson is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 14,500 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Hixson is the 45th largest community in Tennessee.
Hixson real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Hixson house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Hixson is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hixson is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hixson who work in sales jobs (15.88%), office and administrative support (14.05%), and management occupations (9.21%).
Also of interest is that Hixson has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Hixson citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.04% of adults in Hixson have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Hixson in 2010 was $31,228, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $124,912 for a family of four. However, Hixson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hixson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hixson residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hixson include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Hixson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.