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Dyer County, Tennessee

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Dyer County, Tennessee
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 36,801
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 38,335
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2017-2021 2,001
Foreign born persons, percent, 2017-2021 1.5%
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 16,317
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2017-2021 63.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2017-2021 $120,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2017-2021 $1,069
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2017-2021 $384
Median gross rent, 2017-2021 $698
Building permits, 2022 63
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2017-2021 14,659
Persons per household, 2017-2021 2.49
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2017-2021 86.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2017-2021 2.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2017-2021 88.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2017-2021 83.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 87.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 20.2%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2017-2021 13.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 59.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 54.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 59,403
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 201,591
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 78,640
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 573,557
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $15,349
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2017-2021 21.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $50,245
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $32,793
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2021 783
Total employment, 2021 12,624
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 580,207
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 1.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2020 2,309
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 712
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 345
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 109
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 503
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 459
Population per square mile, 2020 71.8
Population per square mile, 2010 74.8
Land area in square miles, 2020 512.35
Land area in square miles, 2010 512.33
FIPS Code 47045
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. ] Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

In Vintage 2022, as a result of the formal request from the state, Connecticut transitioned from eight counties to nine planning regions. For more details, please see the Vintage 2022 release notes available here: Release Notes.

The vintage year (e.g., V2022) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2022). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2017-2021 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2021 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

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QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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