Roan Mountain is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,342 people and just one neighborhood, Roan Mountain is the 282nd largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Roan Mountain, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.65% of Roan Mountain’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Roan Mountain is a town of construction workers and builders, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Roan Mountain who work in management occupations (15.73%), sales jobs (8.54%) and office and administrative support (7.64%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Roan Mountain has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Roan Mountain a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small town, Roan Mountain doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.