Strawberry Plains is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 13,647 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Strawberry Plains is the 44th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Strawberry Plains is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Strawberry Plains is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Strawberry Plains who work in office and administrative support (20.43%), sales jobs (11.81%), and management occupations (6.77%).
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, Strawberry Plains is worth considering.
Being a small town, Strawberry Plains does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Strawberry Plains with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 12.60% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Strawberry Plains in 2010 was $21,161, which is middle income relative to Tennessee, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $84,644 for a family of four. However, Strawberry Plains contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Strawberry Plains home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Strawberry Plains residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Strawberry Plains include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Strawberry Plains is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Scandinavian languages.