Seymour, TN


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Seymour is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 11,410 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Seymour is the 53rd largest community in Tennessee.

Unlike some towns, Seymour isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Seymour are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Seymour is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Seymour who work in office and administrative support (20.11%), sales jobs (12.07%), and teaching (7.48%).

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, Seymour has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Seymour a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

The percentage of adults in Seymour who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.70% of the adults in Seymour have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Seymour in 2010 was $27,322, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $109,288 for a family of four. However, Seymour contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Seymour home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Seymour residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Seymour include Irish, German, Dutch, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Seymour is English. Other important languages spoken here include West Germanic languages and Spanish.