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Bledsoe County, Tennessee; Rhea County, Tennessee; Campbell County, Tennessee; Cumberland County, Tennessee

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Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)

Bledsoe County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 15,064
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 15,064
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 12,874
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 17.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 12,876
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
3.7%
Persons under 18 years, percent
14.5%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.8%
Female persons, percent
40.5%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
89.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
7.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
87.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 848
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 2.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5,796
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 74.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $129,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $962
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $357
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $641
Building permits, 2019 0
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 4,853
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.77
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 88.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 2.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 78.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 65.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 74.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 12.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 20.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
17.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 50.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 41.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 9,889
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 53,245
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $4,162
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 32.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $42,889
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $23,453
Persons in poverty, percent
26.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 113
Total employment, 2018 815
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 28,264
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 18.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 777
All firms, 2012 819
Men-owned firms, 2012 459
Women-owned firms, 2012 266
Minority-owned firms, 2012 42
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 761
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 38
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 704
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 31.7
Land area in square miles, 2010 406.43
FIPS Code 47007
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For places on the map, populations of 5,000 or more are shown
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16,000
32,000
48,000
64,000
Bledsoe County, Tennessee
15,064
Rhea County, Tennessee
33,167
Campbell County, Tennessee
39,842
Cumberland County, Tennessee
60,520
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16,000
32,000
48,000
64,000
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.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

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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