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Grundy County, Tennessee; Knox County, Tennessee; Henderson County, Tennessee; Putnam County, Tennessee; Carter County, Tennessee

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Grundy County, Tennessee
Knox County, Tennessee
Henderson County, Tennessee
Putnam County, Tennessee
Carter County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 13,346 465,289 27,847 78,843 56,351
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 13,427 470,313 28,117 80,245 56,391
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 13,346 465,289 27,847 78,843 56,351
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 13,726 432,260 27,780 72,339 57,383
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 13,726 432,269 27,780 72,349 57,388
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -2.2% 8.8% 1.2% 10.9% -1.7%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -2.8% 7.6% 0.2% 9.0% -1.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 13,703 432,226 27,769 72,321 57,424
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.6%
5.7%
5.8%
5.7%
4.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.6%
21.0%
22.8%
20.9%
18.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
21.0%
15.8%
18.4%
16.7%
21.9%
Female persons, percent
50.5%
51.4%
51.5%
50.2%
51.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
97.1%
86.0%
89.4%
93.5%
96.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.6%
8.9%
7.8%
2.4%
1.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.7%
0.4%
0.3%
0.7%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
2.3%
0.3%
1.5%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
Z
0.1%
Z
Two or More Races, percent
1.2%
2.2%
2.1%
1.7%
1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.4%
4.4%
2.3%
6.5%
1.9%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
95.9%
82.3%
87.5%
88.1%
94.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 678 28,997 1,609 4,177 4,482
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 0.6% 4.9% 1.2% 5.1% 1.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 6,456 206,043 13,015 34,969 28,289
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 77.3% 64.5% 73.8% 60.7% 69.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $83,100 $174,700 $93,500 $155,700 $119,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $929 $1,265 $934 $1,128 $915
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $301 $400 $331 $348 $312
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $609 $864 $640 $678 $622
Building permits, 2018 4 2,398 17 496 127
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 4,838 183,318 10,671 31,110 23,594
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.72 2.43 2.58 2.36 2.32
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 94.9% 82.5% 91.8% 83.7% 86.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.2% 5.9% 2.1% 6.6% 1.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 75.3% 89.1% 79.5% 84.1% 76.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 64.0% 80.6% 68.3% 74.0% 63.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 75.7% 91.0% 81.2% 86.0% 82.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 12.1% 36.7% 13.8% 25.4% 16.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 18.2% 8.6% 14.4% 10.6% 15.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
13.7%
9.8%
11.1%
12.4%
12.0%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 48.4% 64.4% 55.3% 57.4% 51.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 42.3% 58.7% 51.2% 53.5% 46.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,239 1,039,338 26,177 158,810 48,482
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 24,363 4,262,190 60,062 511,862 147,915
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 4,816,872 362,353 1,214,437 188,444
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 649 5,382,511 56,485 427,171 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 72,139 7,926,682 296,926 1,282,887 431,196
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $5,285 $17,962 $10,596 $17,519 $7,518
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 29.1 22.1 27.2 22.6 23.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $36,987 $54,437 $42,430 $40,888 $36,589
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $18,782 $31,678 $21,793 $23,873 $21,963
Persons in poverty, percent
21.2%
13.2%
18.0%
14.5%
19.1%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 149 11,562 504 1,825 709
Total employment, 2017 1,242 219,315 6,589 30,221 9,143
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 33,744 9,396,139 204,779 1,063,473 289,555
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 -8.7% 0.5% -0.2% 2.7% 1.6%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 1,158 36,313 1,801 6,022 3,289
All firms, 2012 1,564 41,385 2,114 7,752 3,431
Men-owned firms, 2012 808 22,921 1,215 4,183 2,091
Women-owned firms, 2012 617 13,707 762 2,335 1,012
Minority-owned firms, 2012 64 4,385 225 421 72
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,480 35,506 1,824 7,058 3,269
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 134 4,695 261 677 372
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,342 33,995 1,758 6,629 2,919
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 38.0 850.5 53.4 180.3 168.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 360.53 508.22 520.07 401.10 341.20
FIPS Code 47061 47093 47077 47141 47019
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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