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 $73,512.00.
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 86.82% 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 (16.26%), sales jobs (12.61%), and management occupations (12.20%).
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.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.96% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. 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 great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Mount Juliet a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Mount Juliet has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Mount Juliet’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The population of Mount Juliet is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 34.27% of adults in Mount Juliet have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Mount Juliet in 2010 was $30,362, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,448 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 Indic languages.