Philadelphia, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 533. Estimated population in 2021: 572 (+7.3% change)
Males: 263 (49.3%), Females: 270 (50.7%)

Zip code: 37846

Median resident age: 35.8 years
Median household income: $31,563
Median house value: $57,500

Races in Philadelphia:

  • White Non-Hispanic (92.5%)
  • Black (4.1%)
  • American Indian (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (2.1%)

Ancestries: United States (20.6%), English (15.6%), Irish (12.9%), German (10.5%), Scottish (8.3%), Dutch (5.6%).

Land area: 1.6 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Philadelphia

  • High school or higher: 67.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Philadelphia city

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 63.1%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +68 (+14.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Philadelphia:

  • FORT SANDERS LOUDON MEDICAL CENTER (about 6 miles; LOUDON, TN)
  • SWEETWATER HOSPITAL ASSOCIATION (about 8 miles; SWEETWATER, TN)
  • ROANE MEDICAL CENTER (about 20 miles; HARRIMAN, TN)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Philadelphia:

  • MC GHEE TYSON (about 31 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: TYS)
  • LOVELL FIELD (about 71 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Abbreviation: CHA)
  • RICHARD B RUSSELL (about 105 miles; ROME, GA; Abbreviation: RMG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Philadelphia:

  • MONROE COUNTY (about 11 miles; MADISONVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: MNV)
  • MCMINN COUNTY (about 23 miles; ATHENS, TN; Abbreviation: MMI)
  • ROCKWOOD MUNI (about 26 miles; ROCKWOOD, TN; Abbreviation: RKW)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Philadelphia:

  • ROANE STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 20 miles; HARRIMAN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,490)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE (about 38 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 23,333)
  • PELLISSIPPI STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 38 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 5,196)
  • LEE UNIVERSITY (about 48 miles; CLEVELAND, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,171)
  • CLEVELAND STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 48 miles; CLEVELAND, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,022)
  • CARSON-NEWMAN COLLEGE (about 71 miles; JEFFERSON CITY, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,073)
  • CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 73 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,821)
Public primary/middle school in Philadelphia:

  • PHILADELPHIA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 493; Location: 300 SPRING ST; Grades: KG – 08)

Libraries

Library in Philadelphia:

  • PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $15,269; Location: 714 THOMPSON ST.; 6,974 books; 50 audio materials; 199 video materials; 2 serial subscriptions)

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