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Hamilton County, Tennessee; White County, Tennessee; Polk County, Tennessee

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Hamilton County, Tennessee
White County, Tennessee
Polk County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 367,804 27,345 16,832
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 367,804 27,345 16,832
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 336,477 25,844 16,821
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 9.3% 5.8% 0.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 336,463 25,841 16,825
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
5.8%
5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.7%
21.8%
19.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.9%
20.5%
21.7%
Female persons, percent
51.7%
51.0%
50.5%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
75.9%
95.5%
96.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
19.3%
1.8%
0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.5%
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
2.2%
0.4%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.9%
1.6%
1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
6.0%
2.8%
2.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
70.9%
93.1%
94.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 21,821 1,919 1,134
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 5.3% 1.3% 1.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 165,494 12,102 9,235
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 64.0% 80.0% 73.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $180,900 $117,000 $112,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,288 $926 $982
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $424 $304 $318
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $868 $680 $688
Building permits, 2019 2,013 158 198
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 145,213 10,048 7,383
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.41 2.63 2.24
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 85.9% 88.9% 87.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 7.1% 1.3% 2.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 87.8% 79.4% 81.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 80.8% 70.0% 71.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 89.5% 83.2% 82.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 32.2% 12.3% 11.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 9.8% 11.9% 10.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.9%
12.6%
13.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 62.1% 52.2% 55.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 57.2% 46.9% 49.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 903,255 D 9,254
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 3,179,108 68,253 30,865
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 12,127,517 561,058 D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,903,956 D D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,236,523 209,411 84,341
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $15,154 $8,029 $5,055
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 21.8 24.0 29.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $55,070 $41,998 $43,306
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $32,839 $22,040 $25,405
Persons in poverty, percent
12.7%
16.0%
15.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 9,053 410 224
Total employment, 2018 192,101 5,574 1,348
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 8,492,759 197,631 39,445
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.9% -1.0% -6.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 28,380 2,054 1,047
All firms, 2012 30,007 2,304 1,289
Men-owned firms, 2012 16,943 1,473 795
Women-owned firms, 2012 9,332 643 372
Minority-owned firms, 2012 4,801 53 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 24,045 2,193 1,239
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 3,346 298 167
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 24,741 1,878 1,082
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 620.3 68.6 38.7
Land area in square miles, 2010 542.43 376.67 434.68
FIPS Code 47065 47185 47139
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.

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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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