Rossville, TN

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Living in Rossville

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. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Rossville, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Rossville, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Rossville’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Rossville does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because 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.

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Rossville has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Rossville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Rossville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Rossville may be for you.

In Rossville, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.34 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

As is often the case in a small town, Rossville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The population of Rossville is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 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.

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