Johnson City, Tennessee 

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Population

66,027

34% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.4%

Median Income

$39,121

Avg. Home Price

$145,000

Best Places to Live in Johnson City, Tennessee

Small city / college town - Northeastern tip of Tennessee
Pros
-Cost of living
-College town amenities
-Healthcare
Cons
-Isolation
-Low ethnic diversity
-Arts and culture

Local Listings in Johnson, City, TN
 $134,500 
920 E Hillcrest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1050 SqFt
 $134,500 
920 E Hillcrest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1050 SqFt
 $119,417 
7 Chaucer Ct
Bed -1 | Bath 2.0 | 1540 SqFt
 $139,900 
1200 E 8th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1344 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Johnson City Metro Area

Long a major rail junction and shipping point for traffic crossing the Appalachians from the Midwest into the eastern seaboard, Johnson City is most known today as the home of East Tennessee State University, a school of 12,000 students and a major medical school and teaching hospital. Other companies -- Siemens, Eastman Chemical, and American Water Heater also have operations in the area, but Kingsport and Bristol are far more noted for their industry.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Tennessee
County: Washington County
Metro Area: Johnson City Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Johnson City
Zip Codes: 37601 37604 37686 37614
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 1662 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Johnson City is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Johnson City jobs have increased by 0.17%. Learn More...

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Johnson City's cost of living is 11.30% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Johnson City's Cost of Living

VOTING
Washington county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Johnson City's population is 66,027 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 33.71%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Johnson City is $145,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.28%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Johnson City

SCHOOLS
Johnson City public schools spend $9,063 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.7 students per teacher in Johnson City. Learn More...


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Housing Market in Johnson City

It's a good time to buy in Johnson City. Home Appreciation is up 6.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Johnson City Real Estate or Find top agents in Johnson City

The median home price in Johnson City is $145,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Johnson City   11 Reviews
I LOVE THIS AREA! - 2/7/2018
This place is beautiful beyond compare and SO MUCH TO DO! I have lived in 7 states and more cities and small towns. Never... have I found a place so rewarding. If you... Read More

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MY THOUGHTS ON JOHNSON CITY - 3/28/2015
WE MOVED HERE 2 YRS AGO AND HERE ARE MY PROS AND CONS: PROS: CHEAP APARTMENT RENTALS, BEAUTIFUL SCENERY. FRIENDLY PEOPLE WHO MIND THEIR OWN BUSINESS, SURROUNDED BY... Read More

I do not recommend this city - 2/10/2015
Johnson City is an impoverished city with a weird mix of rednecks, screwed-up vets, and college students.... Read More


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MAPS OF JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE
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ZIP CODES IN JOHNSON CITY, TENNESSEE
37601 37604 37686 37614

NEW LISTINGS IN JOHNSON CITY TN
$134,500
920 E Hillcrest Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$119,417
7 Chaucer Ct
Bed -1 | Bath 2.0 |

$139,900
1200 E 8th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$119,000
2900 Vernon St
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$164,900
103 W Chestnut St
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$129,900
2903 Browns Mill Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

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