Mount Juliet is a medium-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 39,289 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Mount Juliet is the 21st largest community in Tennessee. Mount Juliet has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Mount Juliet, where the median household income is $93,096.00.
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.
Unlike some cities, Mount Juliet isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mount Juliet are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Juliet is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Juliet who work in management occupations (12.46%), office and administrative support (11.74%), and sales jobs (10.87%).
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 7.93% 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.
One downside of living in Mount Juliet is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Mount Juliet, the average commute to work is 32.90 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Mount Juliet is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 46.35% of adults in Mount Juliet have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Mount Juliet in 2018 was $42,294, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $169,176 for a family of four.
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, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Mount Juliet is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.