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Fentress County, Tennessee; Rutherford County, Tennessee; Crockett County, Tennessee; Lake County, Tennessee; Benton County, Tennessee

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Fentress County, Tennessee
Rutherford County, Tennessee
Crockett County, Tennessee
Lake County, Tennessee
Benton County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 18,523 332,285 14,230 7,016 16,160
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 18,523 332,285 14,230 7,016 16,160
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 17,962 262,588 14,576 7,832 16,491
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 3.1% 26.5% -2.4% -10.4% -2.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 17,959 262,604 14,586 7,832 16,489
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.3%
6.6%
5.8%
3.9%
5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.0%
24.7%
23.6%
14.2%
20.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
22.0%
10.5%
18.8%
15.7%
23.6%
Female persons, percent
51.2%
50.8%
52.2%
35.7%
51.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.7%
77.2%
82.5%
68.6%
94.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.5%
15.8%
14.3%
28.7%
2.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.6%
0.7%
0.5%
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.3%
3.5%
0.3%
0.2%
0.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
Z
Z
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.1%
2.7%
2.1%
1.9%
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.6%
8.5%
10.9%
2.4%
2.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
96.3%
70.0%
73.3%
66.7%
92.5%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,229 18,148 846 414 1,437
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 0.9% 7.1% 4.2% 0.7% 1.1%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 9,063 125,447 6,430 2,596 9,172
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 76.7% 65.5% 69.5% 57.3% 75.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $100,400 $190,200 $98,900 $74,500 $85,800
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $843 $1,316 $978 $893 $883
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $294 $426 $378 $374 $348
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $499 $996 $699 $550 $633
Building permits, 2019 0 3,888 39 7 16
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 7,403 109,468 5,335 2,203 6,786
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.41 2.76 2.68 2.19 2.35
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 86.7% 83.1% 89.5% 79.3% 92.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.3% 10.9% 8.8% 1.9% 0.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 75.6% 93.3% 78.3% 70.0% 74.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 63.8% 83.2% 66.7% 59.8% 60.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 79.8% 91.2% 81.1% 73.5% 80.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 13.6% 32.0% 13.0% 10.4% 12.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 18.1% 8.1% 14.1% 20.0% 20.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
13.4%
10.2%
14.4%
11.6%
12.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 49.3% 70.9% 56.5% 33.6% 45.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 44.0% 65.4% 50.5% 49.6% 42.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 502,674 D 5,245 D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 1,376,642 31,551 D 51,598
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 39,080 11,538,970 127,920 0 96,305
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,447 14,847,012 352,168 D D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 145,586 3,515,344 78,499 29,796 150,851
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,115 $12,808 $5,368 $3,875 $9,220
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 24.6 28.8 24.0 18.7 23.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $35,084 $63,846 $42,047 $34,966 $33,125
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $19,013 $28,883 $22,050 $16,671 $21,374
Persons in poverty, percent
20.6%
10.4%
19.4%
36.5%
19.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 264 5,319 224 72 302
Total employment, 2017 3,920 112,802 2,003 696 3,384
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 119,716 4,863,698 67,563 18,627 99,050
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 2.0% 5.4% 5.4% 18.6% -3.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,496 24,538 904 310 1,031
All firms, 2012 1,754 19,572 984 401 1,043
Men-owned firms, 2012 996 10,847 633 196 494
Women-owned firms, 2012 607 6,859 278 167 377
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F 3,309 85 64 66
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,685 15,640 875 312 927
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 138 1,945 77 42 134
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,545 16,557 842 333 800
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 36.0 424.0 54.9 47.2 41.8
Land area in square miles, 2010 498.61 619.36 265.54 165.78 394.14
FIPS Code 47049 47149 47033 47095 47005
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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