Eads is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 2,886 people and just one neighborhood, Eads is the 182nd largest community in Tennessee.
Eads home prices are not only among the most expensive in Tennessee, but Eads real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Eads is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Eads is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Eads who work in management occupations (21.49%), office and administrative support (14.18%), and sales jobs (11.52%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 13.88% of the workforce. While this number may look small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is fairly high compared to the rest of the county. These workers often telecommute and work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has a very large number of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers tend to be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are very few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Eads has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, can also be noisy. Eads has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Eads than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Eads may be for you.
In Eads, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.75 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Eads does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The population of Eads overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Eads, 23.65% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Eads in 2010 was $35,639, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $142,556 for a family of four. However, Eads contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Eads is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Eads home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eads residents consider themselves to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Eads also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.53% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Eads include Irish, English, German, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Eads is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.