Rock Island is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 3,596 people and just one neighborhood, Rock Island is the 159th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Rock Island, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.90% of Rock Island’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Rock Island is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rock Island who work in office and administrative support (16.22%), management occupations (7.65%) and teaching (7.33%).
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, Rock Island has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Rock Island 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, Rock Island doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.