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Henry County, Tennessee; Grundy County, Tennessee; Decatur County, Tennessee

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Henry County, Tennessee
Grundy County, Tennessee
Decatur County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 32,358 13,346 11,706
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 32,345 13,427 11,663
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 32,358 13,346 11,706
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 32,349 13,726 11,750
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 32,349 13,726 11,750
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) Z -2.2% -0.7%
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) Z -2.8% -0.4%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 32,330 13,703 11,757
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.2%
5.6%
5.4%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.5%
21.6%
21.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
23.3%
21.0%
23.4%
Female persons, percent
51.5%
50.5%
50.9%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
89.6%
97.1%
94.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
7.6%
0.6%
3.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.7%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.4%
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.8%
1.2%
1.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.8%
1.4%
3.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
87.2%
95.9%
91.9%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 2,764 678 741
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.3% 0.6% 0.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 17,254 6,456 6,920
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 76.5% 77.3% 76.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $101,200 $83,100 $94,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $938 $929 $974
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $319 $301 $298
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $629 $609 $547
Building permits, 2018 21 4 0
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 13,406 4,838 4,623
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.37 2.72 2.48
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 88.7% 94.9% 93.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 2.6% 1.2% 0.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 83.3% 75.3% 77.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 71.8% 64.0% 64.8%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 86.0% 75.7% 83.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 17.1% 12.1% 12.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 16.8% 18.2% 12.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.2%
13.7%
12.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 50.7% 48.4% 52.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 46.6% 42.3% 45.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 33,072 7,239 7,852
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 141,972 24,363 67,408
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 277,761 D 117,046
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 159,422 649 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 489,476 72,139 76,453
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $15,135 $5,285 $6,550
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 20.0 29.1 25.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $40,837 $36,987 $40,233
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $22,727 $18,782 $24,337
Persons in poverty, percent
18.8%
21.2%
18.2%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 699 149 216
Total employment, 2017 8,872 1,242 2,920
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 312,053 33,744 109,989
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 2.4% -8.7% 6.0%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 2,284 1,158 825
All firms, 2012 2,982 1,564 1,142
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,832 808 656
Women-owned firms, 2012 868 617 320
Minority-owned firms, 2012 241 64 25
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,630 1,480 1,076
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 463 134 115
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 2,367 1,342 984
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 57.5 38.0 35.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 562.10 360.53 333.85
FIPS Code 47079 47061 47039
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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