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Lewis County, Tennessee; Hamblen County, Tennessee; Shelby County, Tennessee

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Lewis County, Tennessee
Hamblen County, Tennessee
Shelby County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 12,268 64,934 937,166
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 12,268 64,934 937,166
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 12,170 62,534 927,682
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 0.8% 3.8% 1.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 12,161 62,544 927,644
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.7%
6.0%
6.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.9%
23.0%
24.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
21.3%
18.5%
14.0%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
51.1%
52.6%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.0%
91.3%
40.9%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.1%
4.5%
54.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.7%
0.9%
0.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.6%
1.0%
2.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.3%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
2.0%
1.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.5%
12.1%
6.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
92.9%
81.0%
35.3%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 696 3,959 51,042
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 0.8% 6.0% 6.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5,633 27,329 407,273
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 78.2% 66.4% 55.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $89,700 $132,200 $142,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $975 $990 $1,371
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $314 $331 $495
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $563 $717 $922
Building permits, 2019 90 134 1,255
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 4,758 24,411 350,260
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.46 2.58 2.62
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 91.7% 89.3% 84.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 2.6% 9.4% 9.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 71.1% 80.9% 83.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 57.4% 70.8% 72.6%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 84.6% 81.3% 88.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 11.5% 16.1% 31.1%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 14.2% 13.2% 9.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
13.1%
14.4%
13.6%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 53.6% 56.0% 64.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 51.9% 52.1% 60.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 99,185 1,889,742
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 23,940 358,653 8,166,690
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 45,961 3,235,813 22,412,702
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 35,454,262
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 179,508 978,743 22,058,481
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $15,090 $15,598 $23,447
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 24.5 21.5 22.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $37,139 $42,589 $49,782
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $21,510 $22,252 $28,828
Persons in poverty, percent
17.5%
17.1%
21.7%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 210 1,300 19,478
Total employment, 2018 2,251 28,981 438,508
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 66,726 1,080,769 23,223,047
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 5.3% 0.5% -0.4%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 911 3,617 84,799
All firms, 2012 1,024 4,337 95,433
Men-owned firms, 2012 594 2,302 43,633
Women-owned firms, 2012 291 1,432 45,031
Minority-owned firms, 2012 35 390 52,295
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 954 3,661 40,569
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 142 295 9,486
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 843 3,736 82,645
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 43.1 388.0 1,215.5
Land area in square miles, 2010 282.09 161.18 763.17
FIPS Code 47101 47063 47157
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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