Oak Hill is a very small city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 4,700 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Oak Hill is the 132nd largest community in Tennessee.
Oak Hill home prices are not only among the most expensive in Tennessee, but Oak Hill real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Oak Hill is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 95.99% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Oak Hill is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Oak Hill who work in management occupations (15.46%), healthcare (11.70%), and sales jobs (10.22%).
Of important note, Oak Hill is also a city of artists. Oak Hill has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Oak Hill’s character.
Also of interest is that Oak Hill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Oak Hill 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, Oak Hill really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Oak Hill 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.
Being a small city, Oak Hill does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Do you like to read, write and learn? If you move to Oak Hill, you'll likely find that many of your neighbors like to as well. Oak Hill is one of the more educated communities in America, with a full 73.12% of its adults having a college degree or even advanced degree, compared to a national average across all communities of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Oak Hill in 2010 was $65,945, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $263,780 for a family of four.
The people who call Oak Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Oak Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Oak Hill include German, Irish, Scottish, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Oak Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.