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Pigeon Forge
  • Town in Tennessee

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade C
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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Pigeon Forge is a town in Tennessee with a population of 6,345. Pigeon Forge is in Sevier County. Living in Pigeon Forge offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Many families and retirees live in Pigeon Forge and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Pigeon Forge are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$234,900
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$858
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    52%
  • Own
    48%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    583.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    157.7
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    78.9
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    457.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,012.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    473.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    16%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    3%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    7%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    37%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    27%
    national  11%

Working in Pigeon Forge

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$53,380
National
$75,149

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