Saint Elmo

Historic neighborhood located at the base of Lookout Mountain, south of downtown Chattanooga.
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Welcome to Saint Elmo

Saint Elmo, Tennessee is a historic neighborhood located at the base of Lookout Mountain, just south of downtown Chattanooga.  Known for its Victorian architecture, outdoor activities, and vibrant community atmosphere, St. Elmo offers residents a unique blend of charm and convenience.
 
Known for its well-preserved Victorian homes, many of which date back to the late 19th and early 20th centuries.  These homes feature ornate detailing, colorful facades, and spacious interiors, offering residents a glimpse into the area's rich architectural heritage.  There is a range of housing options, including bungalows, cottages, and newer construction.  Whether you're looking for a historic gem or a modern retreat, there are housing choices to suit various preferences and budgets.

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Overview for Saint Elmo, TN

3,399 people live in Saint Elmo, where the median age is 36.9 and the average individual income is $32,195. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,399

Total Population

36.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$32,195

Average individual Income

Around Saint Elmo, TN

There's plenty to do around Saint Elmo, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

15
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
8
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Food NV, The Hummus BOWL, and The Greenhouse Oddstory Brewing Barrel + Taproom.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.73 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.06 miles 11 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.71 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.14 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.66 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.1 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Saint Elmo, TN

Saint Elmo has 1,535 households, with an average household size of 2.2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Saint Elmo do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,399 people call Saint Elmo home. The population density is 769.61 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,399

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36.9

Median Age

50.93 / 49.07%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,535

Total Households

2.2

Average Household Size

$32,195

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
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Blue vs White Collar Workers

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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