Vonore is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,574 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Vonore is the 245th largest community in Tennessee.
Vonore is a blue-collar town, with 41.31% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Vonore is a town of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Vonore who work in sales jobs (13.62%), management occupations (13.26%), and office and administrative support (8.33%).
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!) Vonore 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. Vonore has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Vonore than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Vonore may be for you.
Vonore is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Vonore, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 97.02% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.
Vonore is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Vonore who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.81% of the adults in Vonore have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Vonore in 2018 was $28,505, 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 $114,020 for a family of four. However, Vonore contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Vonore is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Vonore home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vonore residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Vonore include Irish, English, German, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Vonore is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.