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Hawkins County, Tennessee; Sequatchie County, Tennessee; Polk County, Tennessee; White County, Tennessee

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Hawkins County, Tennessee
Sequatchie County, Tennessee
Polk County, Tennessee
White County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 56,786 15,026 16,832 27,345
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 56,786 15,026 16,832 27,345
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 56,826 14,121 16,821 25,844
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -0.1% 6.4% 0.1% 5.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 56,833 14,112 16,825 25,841
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.7%
5.4%
5.0%
5.8%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.5%
20.6%
19.1%
21.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
21.7%
20.8%
21.7%
20.5%
Female persons, percent
50.8%
50.5%
50.5%
51.0%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.3%
96.4%
96.4%
95.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.5%
0.8%
0.7%
1.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.6%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.2%
1.7%
1.8%
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.7%
3.7%
2.3%
2.8%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
94.9%
93.2%
94.7%
93.1%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 3,950 1,287 1,163 1,995
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.1% 1.8% 1.1% 1.3%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 27,499 6,527 9,235 12,102
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 73.7% 76.4% 73.8% 80.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $118,600 $141,500 $113,800 $110,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $974 $1,067 $961 $893
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $309 $346 $324 $312
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $608 $673 $678 $643
Building permits, 2019 121 8 198 158
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 23,330 5,441 7,096 9,951
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.39 2.66 2.33 2.63
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 87.9% 90.5% 88.2% 89.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 2.1% 2.9% 2.1% 1.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 79.6% 83.8% 79.2% 77.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 65.0% 70.5% 67.8% 66.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 83.7% 82.5% 80.3% 82.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 14.0% 14.6% 11.0% 13.5%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 16.9% 18.6% 12.2% 13.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.7%
11.7%
13.9%
12.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 51.3% 52.1% 53.9% 51.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 47.6% 46.9% 49.6% 46.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 38,109 D 9,254 D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 102,454 D 30,865 68,253
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,328,331 D D 561,058
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 89,104 83,435 D D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 303,127 103,989 84,341 209,411
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $5,357 $7,210 $5,055 $8,029
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 25.9 32.4 28.3 24.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $40,335 $51,750 $41,818 $40,745
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $23,801 $22,383 $24,667 $20,973
Persons in poverty, percent
18.4%
16.0%
15.8%
17.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 608 188 224 410
Total employment, 2018 10,919 1,981 1,348 5,574
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 417,198 54,826 39,445 197,631
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 2.6% 2.5% -6.9% -1.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 2,994 1,063 1,047 2,054
All firms, 2012 3,331 1,119 1,289 2,304
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,810 666 795 1,473
Women-owned firms, 2012 1,159 321 372 643
Minority-owned firms, 2012 127 104 F 53
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 3,054 989 1,239 2,193
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 334 163 167 298
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,772 861 1,082 1,878
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 116.7 53.1 38.7 68.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 486.98 265.86 434.68 376.67
FIPS Code 47073 47153 47139 47185
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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