Rossville is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,041 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Rossville is the 275th largest community in Tennessee. Rossville has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Rossville, where the median household income is $111,607.00.
Rossville home prices are not only among the most expensive in Tennessee, but Rossville real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Rossville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rossville is a town of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rossville who work in management occupations (22.04%), healthcare (8.74%), and computer science and math (8.56%).
Also of interest is that Rossville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Rossville is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Rossville really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Rossville perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Rossville has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Rossville a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Rossville is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Rossville, the average commute to work is 31.34 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Rossville is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Rossville are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 34.16% of adults in Rossville have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Rossville in 2018 was $48,367, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $193,468 for a family of four. However, Rossville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rossville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Rossville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rossville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Rossville include German, English, Irish, European, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Rossville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Greek and Italian.