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Cheatham County, Tennessee; Knox County, Tennessee; Scott County, Tennessee; Henderson County, Tennessee

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Cheatham County, Tennessee
Knox County, Tennessee
Scott County, Tennessee
Henderson County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 40,667 470,313 22,068 28,117
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 40,667 470,313 22,068 28,117
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 39,110 432,260 22,232 27,780
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 4.0% 8.8% -0.7% 1.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 39,105 432,226 22,228 27,769
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.6%
5.7%
6.1%
5.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.8%
20.9%
24.1%
22.6%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
15.5%
16.2%
17.2%
18.9%
Female persons, percent
50.5%
51.4%
50.9%
51.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.1%
85.9%
98.0%
89.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.1%
8.9%
0.3%
7.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.6%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
2.4%
0.3%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
Z
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.7%
2.3%
1.0%
2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
3.4%
4.6%
1.1%
2.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
92.2%
82.0%
97.0%
87.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 2,569 29,791 1,406 1,527
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 2.7% 4.9% 0.4% 1.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 16,717 210,085 10,043 13,049
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 77.0% 64.3% 70.0% 72.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $187,400 $183,200 $99,000 $102,000
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,305 $1,284 $915 $960
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $389 $410 $303 $340
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $988 $892 $556 $648
Building permits, 2019 344 2,028 6 16
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 15,089 187,319 8,664 10,711
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.64 2.40 2.49 2.58
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 88.4% 82.5% 88.8% 91.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 4.1% 5.8% 1.0% 1.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 88.8% 91.0% 80.3% 80.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 80.8% 82.7% 66.3% 73.6%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 87.0% 91.7% 79.8% 82.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 21.0% 37.6% 9.2% 14.4%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 10.8% 8.1% 21.9% 14.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.7%
10.3%
13.2%
12.2%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 64.3% 64.7% 50.8% 54.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 58.6% 59.3% 48.1% 51.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 26,011 1,039,338 14,356 26,177
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 44,473 4,262,190 65,174 60,062
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 820,245 4,816,872 113,666 362,353
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 5,382,511 9,822 56,485
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 225,775 7,926,682 153,345 296,926
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $5,749 $17,962 $6,916 $10,596
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 33.4 22.4 27.9 26.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $61,913 $57,470 $38,864 $43,305
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $27,893 $33,229 $20,849 $22,695
Persons in poverty, percent
9.6%
13.4%
22.0%
15.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 607 11,572 328 506
Total employment, 2018 6,857 220,940 3,865 6,399
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 295,594 9,715,371 115,985 213,191
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 4.8% 0.7% 4.2% -2.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 3,628 37,452 1,346 1,839
All firms, 2012 3,536 41,385 1,520 2,114
Men-owned firms, 2012 2,160 22,921 997 1,215
Women-owned firms, 2012 1,007 13,707 298 762
Minority-owned firms, 2012 213 4,385 F 225
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 3,263 35,506 1,467 1,824
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 446 4,695 219 261
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,939 33,995 1,246 1,758
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 129.3 850.5 41.8 53.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 302.44 508.22 532.30 520.07
FIPS Code 47021 47093 47151 47077
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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