Lebanon, TN

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Living in Lebanon

Lebanon is a medium-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 38,431 people and 14 constituent neighborhoods, Lebanon is the 23rd largest community in Tennessee. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Lebanon, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Lebanon, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Lebanon’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Lebanon does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $58,859.00.

Lebanon real estate is some of the most expensive in Tennessee, although Lebanon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Lebanon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Lebanon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Lebanon who work in office and administrative support (12.79%), sales jobs (10.72%), and management occupations (8.20%).

Also of interest is that Lebanon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

The percentage of people in Lebanon who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 28.83% of adults in Lebanon have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Lebanon in 2018 was $29,066, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $116,264 for a family of four. However, Lebanon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Lebanon is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lebanon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lebanon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Lebanon include Irish, English, German, Italian, and European.

The most common language spoken in Lebanon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.