Kingston, TN


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Living in Kingston

Kingston is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 5,846 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Kingston is the 103rd largest community in Tennessee.

Kingston is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kingston is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kingston who work in office and administrative support (16.30%), sales jobs (12.73%), and management occupations (9.45%).

The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Kingston has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Kingston a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Being a small city, Kingston does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

The percentage of adults in Kingston with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.90% of adults in Kingston have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Kingston in 2010 was $25,824, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $103,296 for a family of four. However, Kingston contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Kingston home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kingston residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Kingston include German, English, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Kingston is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.