Statewide Claims to Fame

Pigeon Forge is 2nd in Tennessee out of 107 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Pigeon Forge is 3rd in Tennessee out of 107 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

Pigeon Forge is 4th in Tennessee out of 92 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Pigeon Forge is 6th in Tennessee out of 84 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Pigeon Forge is 8th in Tennessee out of 107 other cities in Foreign born residents

Pigeon Forge is 20th in Tennessee out of 107 other cities in Race - Asian

Pigeon Forge is 20th in Tennessee out of 107 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

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General Demographics

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Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Pigeon Forge Rank Tennessee US
Current population (2012) 5,988 88th 6,456,243 313,914,040
Size in square miles 13.2 55th 41,234.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 444.8 101st 153.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Pigeon Forge Rank Tennessee US
Residents younger than 5 6.5% 58th 6.3% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 21.2% 85th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.5% 50th 14.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Pigeon Forge Rank Tennessee US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 78.3% 76th 83.2% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 15.8% 69th 23.0% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Pigeon Forge Rank Tennessee US
Race - White 80.6% 71st 79.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.1% 96th 17.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7% 2nd 0.4% 1.2%
Race - Asian 2.1% 20th 1.6% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.1% 36th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.9% 56th 1.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 18.2% 3rd 4.8% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 76.8% 75th 75.1% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Pigeon Forge Rank Tennessee US
Female residents 49.3% 107th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 10.6% 8th 4.5% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Pigeon Forge Rank Tennessee US
Housing units 5,187 45th 2,829,025 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 30.4% 20th 18.1% 25.9%
Households 2,556 89th 2,457,997 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 56.3% 79th 69.0% 66.1%
Home median value $172,800 22nd $137,200 $186,200
People per household 2.3 84th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Pigeon Forge Rank Tennessee US
Income per capita $20,408 68th $24,197 $27,915
Income per household $32,941 74th $43,989 $52,762
Income below poverty line 20.3% 47th 16.9% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Pigeon Forge Rank Tennessee US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,027 53rd 545,348 27,092,908
Retail sales $279,486 47th $77,547,291 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $44,504 4th $12,563 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $242,764 6th $10,626,759 $613,795,732

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