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Seymour
  • Suburb of Knoxville, TN

Report Card

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

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Seymour is a suburb of Knoxville with a population of 15,444. Seymour is in Sevier County. Living in Seymour offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Seymour and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Seymour are above average.

About

About Seymour...
Population
15,444

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$182,700
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$877
National
$1,096
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    25%
  • Own
    75%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    37%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  11%

Working in Seymour

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$61,490
National
$64,994

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