Rogersville, TN Population

Population: 4,240. Estimated population in July 2020: 4,283 (+1.0% change)
Males: 1,839 (43.4%), Females: 2,401 (56.6%)

Hawkins County

Zip code: 37857

Median resident age: 45.8 years
Median household income: $23,275
Median house value: $76,100

Races in Rogersville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (93.8%)
  • Black (4.1%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: United States (25.5%), English (6.9%), German (6.8%), Irish (6.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), Italian (1.3%).

Elevation: 1294 feet

Land area: 3.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Rogersville

  • High school or higher: 64.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rogersville town

  • Never married: 18.5%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 14.1%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

1.4% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -136 (-3.1%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Rogersville:

  • WELLMONT HAWKINS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSP (851 LOCUST STREET)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Rogersville:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Rogersville:

  • TRI-CITIES RGNL TN/VA (about 42 miles; BRISTOL/JOHNSON/KINGSPORT, TN; Abbreviation: TRI)
  • ASHEVILLE REGIONAL (about 75 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; Abbreviation: AVL)
  • MC GHEE TYSON (about 81 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: TYS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Rogersville:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rogersville:

  • WALTERS STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 25 miles; MORRISTOWN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,893)
  • CARSON-NEWMAN COLLEGE (about 40 miles; JEFFERSON CITY, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,073)
  • NORTHEAST STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 45 miles; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,729)
  • EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 45 miles; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Full-time enrollment: 9,498)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT ASHEVILLE (about 62 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,759)
  • ASHEVILLE BUNCOMBE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 64 miles; ASHEVILLE, NC; Full-time enrollment: 2,728)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE (about 73 miles; KNOXVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 23,333)

Schools

Public high school in Rogersville:

  • CHEROKEE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,130; Location: 2927 HWY 66; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Rogersville:

  • ROGERSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 635; Location: 116 BROADWAY; Grades: KG – 08)
  • ROGERSVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 532; Location: 958 MCKINNEY AV; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • HAWKINS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 359; Location: 1121 E MAIN; Grades: 03 – 05)
  • JOSEPH ROGERS PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 350; Location: 2001 EAST MAIN ST; Grades: KG – 02)
  • KEPLAR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 87; Location: 1914 BUREM PK; Grades: KG – 05)

Libraries

Library in Rogersville:

  • H.B. STAMPS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $213,585; Location: 407 EAST MAIN ST; 44,917 books; 1,246 audio materials; 1,501 video materials; 138 serial subscriptions)

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