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Marion County, Tennessee; Cheatham County, Tennessee

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Marion County, Tennessee
Cheatham County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 28,907 40,667
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 28,907 40,667
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 28,222 39,110
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 2.4% 4.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 28,237 39,105
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.7%
5.6%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.0%
21.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
20.3%
15.5%
Female persons, percent
51.0%
50.5%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
93.1%
95.1%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
4.1%
2.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.7%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.6%
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.0%
3.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
91.4%
92.2%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,751 2,605
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 0.8% 2.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 13,600 16,717
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 74.6% 77.2%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $123,500 $176,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,040 $1,255
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $348 $392
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $672 $956
Building permits, 2019 121 344
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 11,582 14,952
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.43 2.65
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 94.0% 87.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 1.1% 3.8%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 80.7% 86.4%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 68.3% 78.2%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 81.1% 85.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 11.6% 19.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 15.9% 10.4%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.5%
11.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 56.3% 64.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 48.8% 58.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 26,011
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 44,473
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 820,245
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 69,103 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 336,227 225,775
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $11,885 $5,749
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 28.7 32.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $48,024 $58,641
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $24,714 $26,719
Persons in poverty, percent
15.3%
10.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 435 607
Total employment, 2018 6,217 6,857
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 221,355 295,594
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.6% 4.8%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,746 3,628
All firms, 2012 2,185 3,536
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,110 2,160
Women-owned firms, 2012 617 1,007
Minority-owned firms, 2012 86 213
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,959 3,263
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 235 446
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,784 2,939
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 56.7 129.3
Land area in square miles, 2010 498.16 302.44
FIPS Code 47115 47021
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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