Seymour, TN

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Living in Seymour

Seymour is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 14,705 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Seymour is the 39th largest community in Tennessee.

Seymour real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Seymour house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

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 (14.90%), healthcare (10.48%), and sales jobs (9.67%).

In Seymour, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.22 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The education level of Seymour citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.00% of adults 25 and older in Seymour have a college degree.

The per capita income in Seymour in 2018 was $29,389, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $117,556 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, English, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Seymour is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.