Loudon is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 5,731 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Loudon is the 115th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Loudon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Loudon is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Loudon who work in office and administrative support (13.50%), sales jobs (10.48%), and management occupations (8.36%).
The town 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, Loudon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Loudon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Loudon doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Loudon, just 11.33% 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 Loudon in 2010 was $17,188, which is lower middle income relative to Tennessee, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,752 for a family of four. However, Loudon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Loudon is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Loudon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Loudon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Loudon also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.59% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Loudon include Irish, English, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Loudon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.