Woodlawn is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 8,029 people and just one neighborhood, Woodlawn is the 84th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Woodlawn is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 40.16% of the Woodlawn workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Woodlawn is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodlawn who work in office and administrative support (10.72%), management occupations (7.51%) and teaching (7.30%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Woodlawn is worth considering.
One downside of living in Woodlawn, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.53 minutes every day commuting to work.