Greenback, Tennessee

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Greenback, Tennessee

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High Points

Greenback strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Tennessee):

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Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. State)
Top 19% Greenback Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Greenback, Tennessee

Comparing Greenback to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Tennessee (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 7 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 7
Age of the Population 6 5
Racial Diversity 5 3
Senior Citizens 5 4
Female Share of the Population 4 3
Well-Paid Single Men 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 9 9
Average Household Size 6 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 7 9
People in Middle Class or Better 6 8
Median Family Income 5 7
College Educated Adults 4 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 5 5
Public Transportation Use 4 4
Short Commute Times 3 3
Working at Home 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 9 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 9 7
Affordability of Rents 4 3
People Living Alone 1 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Greenback Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 25 miles SW of Knoxville, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 132 miles N of Atlanta, Georgia
County Loudon
Metro Area Knoxville
Standard Zip Codes 37742
Phone Area Codes 865
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.661
Longitude -84.172

Greenback Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 10 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 47 F
Apr Temp 45 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 52.8 inches
Distance 15.1 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 46 F
Apr Temp 47 to 69 F
Jul Temp 69 to 87 F
Oct Temp 48 to 70 F
Annual Precip 48.2 inches
Distance 19.8 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 46 F
Apr Temp 43 to 69 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 53.3 inches
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Greenback Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 954 100%
Male 469 49.2%
Female 485 50.8%
Under 18 227 23.8%
18+ 727 76.2%
65+ 135 14.2%
Median Age 38.1
Average Family Size 2.92
White 931 97.6%
African-American 9 0.9%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.2%
Other 5 0.5%
Mixed Race 7 0.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 9 0.9%

Estimated Greenback Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 997
Growth 43
Growth % 4.5%

Greenback Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 50.3%
Irish 13.5%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 9.1%
Scotch-Irish 8%
German 5.8%
English 4.8%
French (except Basque) 2.3%
Scottish 2.2%
Dutch 1.8%
Polish 0.7%
French Canadian 0.7%
Slovak 0.3%
Dutch West Indian 0.3%
Czech 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Greenback 954 $40,000
Friendsville 890 $48,000
Lenoir City 6,819 $33,462
Loudon 4,476 $39,410
Louisville 2,001 $53,558
Philadelphia 533 $39,792
Vonore 1,162 $41,125

Greenback Public Libraries

Greenback Public Library
Greenback, Tennessee
(865) 856-2841
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Greenback High Schools (2004)

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