Sequoyah Hills

One of the first neighborhoods established in Knoxville and touts breathtaking landscapes that are a featured part of the annual Dogwood Arts Festival

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Sequoyah Hills Community Guide

If you are thinking about moving to or buying a home in the Sequoyah Hills community in the Knoxville, TN area, you might be interested in what the community has to offer. Here is a great community guide to get you started with exploring and learning about the Sequoyah Hills area. This guide includes some area statistics and market information, as well as a few highlighted local dining spots, parks and recreation locations, and some of the arts and culture in the area.
 

About

Sequoyah Hills offers classic charm, beauty and elegance!

The prestigious Knoxville neighborhood, Sequoyah Hills sits right along the Tennessee River, in a beautiful park-like setting. Tree-lined boulevards and built-in recreational facilities are both included in this historic neighborhood. While known for the grand old luxury homes, properties here range in size and prices and all have their own unique character. Sequoyah Hills acts as a convenient conduit to both Downtown Knoxville and the Bearden area, where there is easy access to grocery stores, boutiques and West Town Mall. With 87 acres of park to play, relax, or exercise it's the perfect place for those who love the outdoors, but want to remain close to the city. Also in the area is Sequoyah Elementary School, Sequoyah Branch of the Knoxville Public Library, and half a dozen houses of worship within walking distance of Sequoyah Hills.
 

Area Schools

Sequoyah Hills, TN Area Elementary Schools

Sequoyah Elementary School - K - 5 | Knox County School District
942 Southgate Road Southwest, Knoxville, TN, 37919 | (865) 594-1360
493 Students | 17:1 - Students : Teacher ratio
 

Sequoyah Hills, TN Area Middle Schools

Bearden Middle School - 6 - 8 | Knox County School District
1000 Francis Road, Knoxville, TN, 37909 | (865) 539-7839
1,299 Students | 15:1 - Students : Teacher ratio
 

Sequoyah Hills, TN Area High Schools

West High School - 9 - 12 | Knox County School District
3300 Sutherland Avenue, Knoxville, TN, 37919 | (865) 594-4477
1,380 Students | 17:1 - Students : Teacher ratio
 

Sequoyah Hills, TN Area Private Schools

Pride & Joy Children's Academy - PK - 4
4418 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN, 37919 | (865) 524-7907
200 Students
 
Knoxville Adventist School - K - 9
3615 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN, 37919 | (865) 522-9929
60 Students
 
Knoxville Montessori School - PK - 5
4311 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN, 37919 | (865) 525-6042
57 Students
 

Dining & Drinks

Bearden Beer Market

Bearden Beer Market is a local beer store in Knoxville, which emphasizes a friendly, active community, paired with a laid back environment to enjoy great beers! We feature a beer garden to meet friends and enjoy a great craft beer, and we also have a retail store with beer and kegs to go.
 
 
 

Location & Hours

4524 Old Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
    • Monday - Wednesday 10:00AM - 10:00PM
    • Thursday - Saturday 10:00AM - 12:00AM
    • Sunday 12:00PM - 10:00PM
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Albright Grove

Nick Barron, owner and brewmaster of Albright Grove Brewing Company, has a passion for beer and whitewater. While his family and closest friends come first, the other two have truly made Nick who he is today. A Knoxville native, he loves to explore the art of brewing a delicious craft beer and the beautiful wilderness of East Tennessee.


Location & Hours

2924 Sutherland Avenue, Knoxville, TN
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Gus's Fried Chicken

Over 60 years ago in the small community of Mason, Tennessee, Napoleon "Na" Vanderbilt created something amazing - fried chicken that could unite a community. In an era of divisive racial attitudes the residents of Mason found that they could all - black and white - agree on how much they loved Na's fried chicken.
 
 
 

Location & Hours

3101 Sutherland Ave, Knoxville TN 37919
    • Sunday - Thursday: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    • Friday - Saturday: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Knox Farmacy

Bettina Hamblin works hard to bring families and friends together to share meals all while simultaneously building memories with each other. Because of this Farmacy packs every ounce of love for life that they have into each dish they create.
 
 
 

Location & Hours

5018 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
    • Sunday - Thursday: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
    • Friday - Saturday: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sports & Outdoors

Sequoyah Park

Bicyclists, runners and walkers enjoy the charm of this scenic tree-lined boulevard with its rolling hills and quaint older homes. Sequoyah Hills is acclaimed for its breathtaking spring landscapes and is a featured tour during the Dogwood Arts Festival. Sequoyah Greenway runs along the boulevard median. Divided into three sections each with its own parking, Sequoyah Hills Park features 3 sport fields, a playground and exercise yard, and two waterway accesses to the Tennessee River. There is plenty of open space for frisbee and picnics along with a trail that winds along the riverfront. Features include: 84.53 acres, picnic tables, water access, fishing, open space, unpaved trails, 3 baseball/softball fields, concession stand, restrooms (open during games and practices), 2 blueways, For ballfield reservations, please call (865) 584-6403.
 
 

Location & Hours

1400 Cherokee Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37919
    • Open 7 Days per Week 7:00AM - 9:00PM

Lakeshore Park

Lakeshore Park is a 185 acre general recreation public park located along the Tennessee River in Knoxville, TN. With approximately 1 million annual visitors, Lakeshore Park is the most visited public park in Knoxville. Whether you are here for a run along our extensive greenways, a youth sporting event, a stroll by the riverside or just to soak in the unparalleled views of the Great Smoky Mountains, we know you'll find something memorable.
 
 
 

Location & Hours

5930 Lyons View Pike, Knoxville TN 37919
    • Open 7 Days per Week Dawn - 10:00PM
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Arts & Culture

Dancers Studio

Dancers Studio, located in Knoxville, Tennessee, is a well established school of dance, and prides itself on being the longest continuously operating dance studio in Knoxville. Educating children and adults through the art form of modern dance, classical ballet, jazz, and hip - hop. Under the direction of Irena Linn, classes are taught by faculty members from all over the country and many of them are former members of the Tennessee Children's Dance Ensemble who have ventured out into the wide world of dance and come home to share their experience with their peers.
 
 

Location & Hours

4216 Sutherland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37919
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Bennett Galleries & Co

Bennett Galleries is an arts and crafts store featuring visual art, unique jewelry, furniture, china, linens, lighting and custom framing. Recognized as one of the Southeast's top galleries, Bennett Galleries is located in Knoxville, Tennessee. In the heart of The District in Bearden, Bennett's 30,000-square-foot premier full-service art and design gallery is filled with unique, one-of-a-kind art, crafts, jewelry and furnishings from all over the world. In addition to being the top choice for discerning customers to find rare treasures, Bennett also offers interior design services and a custom framing shop with a stunning array of beautiful moldings. Bennett Galleries has been in operation for more than 30 years, ensuring reliable, lasting quality. Boasting antiques and reproductions, glass, ceramics, jewelry, pottery and candles, as well as contemporary art and sculptures, Bennett Galleries offers everything you need to make your home beautiful.
 
 
 

Location & Hours

5308 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919
    • Monday - Thursday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
    • Friday - Saturday 10:00AM - 5:30PM
    • Sunday Closed

Wild Honey Records

New and used vinyl records, CDs, cassettes, sleeves & supplies store.
 
 

Location & Hours

1206 Kenesaw Ave, Knoxville, TN 37919
    • Monday - Wednesday Closed
    • Thursday - Friday 12:00PM - 6:00PM
    • Saturday - Sunday 10:00AM - 6:00PM
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Overview for Sequoyah Hills, TN

3,642 people live in Sequoyah Hills, where the median age is 40.3 and the average individual income is $62,992.96. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,642

Total Population

40.3 years

Median Age

High

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

$62,992.96

Average individual Income

Around Sequoyah Hills, TN

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

39
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
30
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
16
Minimal Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including The Donut Theory, Sweet Smuckers Doughnuts, and Farm Fresh Produce.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.41 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.36 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.05 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.85 miles 24 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$$ 4.07 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.28 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Sequoyah Hills, TN

Sequoyah Hills has 1,627 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Sequoyah Hills do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 3,642 people call Sequoyah Hills home. The population density is 1,534.43 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

3,642

Total Population

High

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

40.3

Median Age

46.87 / 53.13%

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
1,627

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$62,992.96

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

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

Schools in Sequoyah Hills, TN

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The following schools are within or nearby Sequoyah Hills. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Knoxville Adventist School
PRIVATE
K - 10th
No rating available
Sequoyah Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
5/5

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