Leoma is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 5,711 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Leoma is the 111th largest community in Tennessee.
Leoma is a blue-collar town, with 40.30% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Leoma is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Leoma who work in sales jobs (13.19%), office and administrative support (9.71%), and healthcare (9.02%).
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Leoma has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Leoma has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Leoma than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Leoma may be for you.
One downside of living in Leoma is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Leoma, the average commute to work is 30.91 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
In Leoma, just 12.44% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Leoma in 2010 was $20,288, which is middle income relative to Tennessee, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $81,152 for a family of four.
The people who call Leoma home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Leoma residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Leoma include German, English, French , and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Leoma is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Spanish.