Rossville is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,041 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rossville is the 275th largest community in Tennessee. Much of the housing stock in Rossville was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Rossville economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Rossville, where the median household income is $111,607.00.
Rossville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Tennessee, but Rossville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Rossville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rossville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rossville who work in management occupations (22.04%), healthcare (8.74%), and computer science and math (8.56%).
Also of interest is that Rossville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Rossville is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Rossville 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 town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Rossville has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Rossville’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Rossville is worth considering.
One downside of living in Rossville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Rossville, the average commute to work is 31.34 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Rossville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Rossville citizens is very high relative to the national average among all cities (21.84%): 34.16% of adults in Rossville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rossville in 2018 was $48,367, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $193,468 for a family of four. However, Rossville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rossville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rossville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rossville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rossville include German, English, Irish, European, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Rossville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Greek and Italian.