Mount Juliet is a medium-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 31,540 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Mount Juliet is the 29th largest community in Tennessee. Much of the housing stock in Mount Juliet was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Mount Juliet economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Mount Juliet, where the median household income is $75,973.00.
Mount Juliet real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Mount Juliet house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Mount Juliet is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 88.13% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mount Juliet is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Juliet who work in office and administrative support (15.87%), management occupations (13.64%), and sales jobs (12.74%).
Also of interest is that Mount Juliet has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Mount Juliet telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.05% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Mount Juliet is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Mount Juliet really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Mount Juliet perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
In Mount Juliet, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.87 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The education level of Mount Juliet citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 36.71% of adults in Mount Juliet have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Mount Juliet in 2010 was $30,885, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $123,540 for a family of four. However, Mount Juliet contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mount Juliet is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mount Juliet home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Juliet residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Juliet include German, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Mount Juliet is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.