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Alcoa is a city in Blount County, in the Knoxville metro area.

The community was named after the Aluminum Company of America

The latitude of Alcoa is 35.789N. The longitude is -83.973W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 843 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 8,174.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$33,520
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Alcoa demographic reports
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 74. The number of murders and homicides was 1. The violent crime rate was 9 per 1,000 people.
Well-known residents have included:
· Lynn Swann, football player

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Ancestry & family history

13% of Alcoa residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Alcoa ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Alcoa was $19,526, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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19% of Alcoa residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Alcoa, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $343.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $825.


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Blount County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Alcoa political report.

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The average commute time for Alcoa workers is 21 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Alcoa include Comfort Suites Airport, Days Inn, Fairfield Inn - Knoxville Airport, Holiday Inn Express, Jameson Inn, Mainstay Suites, Super 8.

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