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Montgomery County, Tennessee; Grundy County, Tennessee; Sumner County, Tennessee; Unicoi County, Tennessee; Houston County, Tennessee

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Montgomery County, Tennessee
Grundy County, Tennessee
Sumner County, Tennessee
Unicoi County, Tennessee
Houston County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 208,993 13,427 191,283 17,883 8,201
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 208,993 13,427 191,283 17,883 8,201
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 172,362 13,726 160,634 18,311 8,429
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 21.3% -2.2% 19.1% -2.3% -2.7%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 172,331 13,703 160,645 18,313 8,426
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
8.2%
5.7%
6.0%
4.5%
5.2%
Persons under 18 years, percent
26.8%
21.3%
23.4%
18.5%
21.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
9.5%
21.0%
16.2%
23.3%
20.8%
Female persons, percent
50.2%
50.4%
51.2%
50.5%
50.7%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
70.4%
97.0%
87.6%
97.4%
93.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
21.3%
0.7%
8.3%
0.5%
3.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.7%
0.7%
0.4%
0.5%
0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)
2.3%
0.4%
1.6%
0.3%
0.5%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.4%
Z
0.1%
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
4.8%
1.3%
2.0%
1.2%
2.2%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
10.2%
1.3%
5.3%
5.5%
2.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
62.3%
95.8%
83.0%
92.5%
91.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 26,162 658 11,978 1,637 739
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 4.9% 0.5% 4.7% 3.2% 0.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 84,148 6,480 75,354 8,921 4,239
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 59.5% 78.0% 73.6% 71.9% 76.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $165,800 $87,200 $234,200 $129,500 $103,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,232 $954 $1,468 $960 $1,078
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $422 $302 $453 $333 $370
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $971 $629 $1,026 $630 $642
Building permits, 2019 2,475 4 1,416 4 2
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 72,617 4,820 67,089 7,658 2,878
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.71 2.73 2.71 2.25 2.76
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 79.5% 94.8% 85.9% 88.8% 88.3%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 9.1% 1.0% 6.4% 5.4% 0.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 92.8% 77.8% 90.4% 79.2% 73.9%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 86.4% 65.3% 84.9% 67.4% 69.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 92.9% 74.4% 89.7% 85.0% 77.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 28.5% 13.2% 28.1% 14.8% 13.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 12.3% 18.1% 10.0% 15.7% 12.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.8%
15.0%
10.0%
12.1%
12.7%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 58.2% 51.0% 65.7% 52.1% 49.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 57.8% 46.9% 60.9% 45.6% 43.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 296,848 7,239 195,563 15,936 D
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 662,197 24,363 599,469 44,679 28,499
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,255,985 D 2,158,366 440,662 23,168
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 587,506 649 2,117,714 D D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,146,202 72,139 1,503,612 129,509 35,258
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $11,635 $5,285 $9,051 $7,102 $4,191
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 25.9 28.8 29.3 21.4 33.5
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $57,541 $40,516 $67,204 $41,890 $42,711
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $26,923 $20,592 $33,851 $23,455 $22,360
Persons in poverty, percent
12.0%
21.4%
8.6%
15.8%
17.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 2,961 153 3,274 236 102
Total employment, 2018 45,920 1,231 48,105 3,714 1,004
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 1,635,599 35,832 2,044,554 160,340 31,916
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 1.9% -0.9% 2.5% -1.6% -4.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 11,842 1,164 16,607 866 526
All firms, 2012 10,591 1,564 14,834 832 606
Men-owned firms, 2012 5,144 808 8,794 333 456
Women-owned firms, 2012 4,154 617 4,157 323 105
Minority-owned firms, 2012 2,183 64 1,270 32 30
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 7,962 1,480 13,177 755 561
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,387 134 1,265 132 68
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 8,410 1,342 12,858 652 501
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 319.6 38.0 303.4 98.4 42.1
Land area in square miles, 2010 539.18 360.53 529.45 186.17 200.29
FIPS Code 47125 47061 47165 47171 47083
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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