Hampton is a somewhat small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 5,545 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hampton is the 109th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns, Hampton isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Hampton are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Hampton is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hampton who work in sales jobs (9.86%), healthcare (9.10%), and office and administrative support (8.95%).
Also of interest is that Hampton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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, Hampton is worth considering.
Being a small town, Hampton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Hampton rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.68% of adults 25 and older in Hampton have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Hampton in 2018 was $22,381, which is middle income relative to Tennessee, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $89,524 for a family of four. However, Hampton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Hampton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hampton residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Hampton include English, Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hampton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.