Rogersville is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 4,383 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Rogersville is the 135th largest community in Tennessee.
When you are in Rogersville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.92% of Rogersville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Rogersville is a town of professionals, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Rogersville who work in office and administrative support (13.29%), healthcare (9.54%), and teaching (6.68%).
Also of interest is that Rogersville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Being a small town, Rogersville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Rogersville with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.03% of adults in Rogersville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rogersville in 2010 was $18,484, which is lower middle income relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,936 for a family of four. However, Rogersville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Rogersville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rogersville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rogersville include German, Scots-Irish, English, and French .
The most common language spoken in Rogersville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Arabic and French.