Norris, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 1,446. Estimated population in 2021: 1,439 (-0.5% change)
Males: 677 (46.8%), Females: 769 (53.2%)

Zip code: 37828

Median resident age: 43.2 years
Median household income: $47,105
Median house value: $118,800

Races in Norris:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.1%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)

Ancestries: Irish (16.3%), German (16.3%), English (15.8%), United States (11.8%), Scotch-Irish (6.2%), Scottish (5.9%).

Land area: 6.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Norris

  • High school or higher: 90.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 43.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.8%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 29.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Norris city

  • Never married: 16.4%
  • Now married: 66.6%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 9.3%
  • Divorced: 7.3%

1.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +140 (+10.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Norris:

  • METHODIST MED CENTER OF OAK RIDGE (about 11 miles; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • ST MARY’S MEDICAL CTR OF CAMPBELL CO (about 14 miles; LA FOLLETTE, TN)
  • BAPTIST HOSPITAL OF EAST TENNESSEE (about 18 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Norris:

  • MC GHEE TYSON (about 29 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: TYS)
  • LOVELL FIELD (about 112 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Abbreviation: CHA)
  • TRI-CITIES RGNL TN/VA (about 117 miles; BRISTOL/JOHNSON/KINGSPORT, TN; Abbreviation: TRI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Norris:

  • CAMPBELL COUNTY (about 11 miles; JACKSBORO, TN; Abbreviation: JAU)
  • POWELL (about 13 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: 9A2)
  • KNOXVILLE DOWNTOWN ISLAND (about 23 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: DKX)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Norris:

  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE (about 17 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 23,333)
  • PELLISSIPPI STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 17 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 5,196)
  • ROANE STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 37 miles; HARRIMAN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,490)
  • CARSON-NEWMAN COLLEGE (about 41 miles; JEFFERSON CITY, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,073)
  • WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 55 miles; MORRISTOWN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,893)
  • LEE UNIVERSITY (about 90 miles; CLEVELAND, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,171)
  • CLEVELAND STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 90 miles; CLEVELAND, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,022)
Public primary/middle schools in Norris:

  • NORRIS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 512; Location: 5 NORRIS SQUARE; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • NORRIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 234; Location: 42 EAST DR; Grades: KG – 05)

Libraries

Library in Norris:

  • BETTY ANN JOLLY NORRIS COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $40,160; Location: ONE NORRIS SQUARE; 19,456 books; 414 audio materials; 803 video materials; 49 serial subscriptions)

 

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