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Gibson County, Tennessee; Trousdale County, Tennessee; Giles County, Tennessee; Smith County, Tennessee

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Gibson County, Tennessee
Trousdale County, Tennessee
Giles County, Tennessee
Smith County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 49,133 11,284 29,464 20,157
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 49,133 11,284 29,464 20,157
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 49,687 7,864 29,476 19,150
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -1.1% 43.5% 0.0% 5.3%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 49,683 7,870 29,485 19,166
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.2%
5.2%
5.7%
6.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
24.0%
17.9%
20.8%
22.3%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.3%
13.0%
20.5%
17.3%
Female persons, percent
51.9%
41.1%
51.4%
50.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
79.4%
85.6%
86.4%
95.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
18.1%
11.4%
10.3%
2.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.3%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.5%
0.6%
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Z
0.1%
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.8%
1.9%
2.2%
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.8%
2.5%
3.0%
3.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
77.1%
83.6%
83.8%
92.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 2,966 743 1,941 1,089
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 1.4% 1.0% 2.1% 1.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 22,702 3,781 14,229 8,898
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 68.3% 78.8% 69.6% 73.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $98,600 $155,700 $129,700 $146,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,065 $1,154 $1,081 $1,154
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $362 $374 $348 $371
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $680 $787 $660 $621
Building permits, 2019 145 98 108 75
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 19,320 3,189 11,904 7,603
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.49 2.92 2.39 2.57
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 87.2% 87.4% 87.1% 91.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 2.7% 2.2% 2.3% 1.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 83.6% 82.0% 85.6% 83.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 73.4% 70.0% 73.5% 75.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 85.3% 84.4% 85.8% 85.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 18.4% 13.8% 16.5% 14.4%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 13.6% 11.3% 11.5% 12.3%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.1%
12.5%
12.0%
11.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 55.2% 57.5% 56.3% 60.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 51.4% 61.8% 51.6% 55.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 44,986 4,301 24,825 D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 139,691 19,306 77,549 D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 737,794 D 1,040,182 D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 310,443 D 189,075 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 505,780 56,195 317,126 158,860
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $10,192 $7,209 $10,908 $8,316
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 24.3 35.7 26.6 31.3
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $43,171 $56,321 $49,614 $48,068
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $23,211 $24,795 $25,690 $28,797
Persons in poverty, percent
14.3%
15.8%
13.4%
15.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 926 111 527 270
Total employment, 2018 11,241 1,448 9,146 4,180
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 427,742 52,993 349,263 160,066
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 0.6% 1.1% 2.4% 7.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 2,913 636 1,821 1,419
All firms, 2012 3,501 697 2,102 1,349
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,882 379 1,168 660
Women-owned firms, 2012 1,185 250 708 512
Minority-owned firms, 2012 411 100 221 37
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,971 550 1,798 1,271
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 466 101 331 52
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,767 549 1,687 1,256
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 82.4 68.9 48.3 61.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 602.74 114.19 610.93 314.29
FIPS Code 47053 47169 47055 47159
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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