Manchester is a somewhat small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 10,517 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Manchester is the 62nd largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Manchester is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Manchester is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Manchester who work in office and administrative support (13.88%), sales jobs (9.94%), and food service (9.92%).
Also of interest is that Manchester has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
As is often the case in a small city, Manchester doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Manchester citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.98% of adults 25 and older in Manchester have a college degree.
The per capita income in Manchester in 2010 was $19,697, 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 $78,788 for a family of four.
Manchester is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Manchester home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Manchester residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Manchester include German, English, French , and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Manchester is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.