|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Oak Ridge is 31,824. Oak Ridge, Tennessee is the 1,244th largest city in the US.
Parts of Oak Ridge are located within Anderson County and Roane County.
The current population of Oak Ridge (31,824) is it's peak population.
Oak Ridge has grown 16.5% since the 2000. Oak Ridge, Tennessee's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Oak Ridge has a population density of 344 people per square mile.
|1239||Beverly Hills, California||31,896||-5.9%|
|1240||Aiken, South Carolina||31,895||21.8%|
|1241||Carlsbad, New Mexico||31,888||24.5%|
|1243||Poughkeepsie, New York||31,850||5.6%|
|1244||Oak Ridge, Tennessee||31,824||16.5%|
|1245||San Pablo, California||31,773||5.0%|
|1246||El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), California||31,759||28.7%|
|1247||West Bend, Wisconsin||31,727||11.8%|
|1248||Ithaca, New York||31,710||9.7%|
The total voting age population of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,386. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.4% of the residents of Oak Ridge are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Oak Ridge are 82.6% White, 6.7% Black, 5.0% Two or more races, 3.0% Asian, 2.2% Other, 0.5% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 5.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Oak Ridge, 15.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.0%. On a per-household basis, 13.1% of families are below the poverty line in Oak Ridge.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.1% of Oak Ridge residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.0% of Oak Ridge residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 38.1% have a bachelor's degree and 18.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Oak Ridge residents aged 5 and older, 9.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Oak Ridge is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Oak Ridge, 15.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Oak Ridge is $55,230.
In Oak Ridge, 62.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.3% of housing units in Oak Ridge.
Of all the housing units in Oak Ridge, 1.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Oak Ridge, 10.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,500 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Oak Ridge is $806.
In Oak Ridge, 84.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.