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Morgan County, Tennessee; Bedford County, Tennessee; Marion County, Tennessee; Blount County, Tennessee

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Morgan County, Tennessee
Bedford County, Tennessee
Marion County, Tennessee
Blount County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 21,403 49,713 28,907 133,088
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 21,403 49,713 28,907 133,088
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 21,986 45,057 28,222 123,098
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -2.7% 10.3% 2.4% 8.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 21,987 45,058 28,237 123,010
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.0%
6.7%
5.7%
4.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
18.9%
25.4%
21.0%
19.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.6%
15.2%
20.3%
20.6%
Female persons, percent
45.4%
50.7%
51.0%
51.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
94.0%
87.0%
93.1%
93.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
3.7%
8.4%
4.1%
3.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
1.2%
0.5%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.3%
1.0%
0.7%
1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.2%
Z
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.5%
2.2%
1.6%
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
1.5%
13.1%
2.0%
3.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
92.8%
76.1%
91.4%
90.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 1,537 2,907 1,860 9,931
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 0.6% 6.0% 1.0% 2.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 9,087 19,531 13,600 58,942
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 81.6% 68.5% 74.9% 75.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $102,000 $151,100 $125,700 $182,100
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $984 $1,088 $1,072 $1,245
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $346 $397 $353 $375
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $683 $767 $696 $788
Building permits, 2019 0 313 121 893
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 7,625 17,029 11,477 50,557
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.45 2.80 2.46 2.53
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 84.7% 89.2% 93.7% 90.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 1.7% 11.6% 1.1% 3.6%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 80.8% 86.6% 84.2% 88.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 71.5% 74.6% 73.0% 79.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 80.3% 82.1% 81.5% 89.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 9.4% 16.6% 12.8% 24.2%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 15.4% 11.0% 16.8% 9.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
13.4%
14.7%
11.5%
11.4%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 43.8% 61.6% 55.4% 59.5%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 46.4% 55.6% 49.5% 54.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 40,235 D 229,831
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 33,229 86,753 D 561,471
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 63,306 1,121,363 D 3,761,415
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 69,103 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 54,182 407,587 336,227 1,441,212
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $2,471 $8,944 $11,885 $11,606
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 28.6 24.9 29.4 24.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $41,333 $50,415 $49,432 $56,667
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $20,204 $24,864 $25,467 $30,548
Persons in poverty, percent
22.0%
13.9%
15.3%
10.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 159 784 435 2,336
Total employment, 2018 1,338 14,661 6,217 43,205
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 44,820 569,315 221,355 2,076,941
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -2.7% 0.5% 1.6% 0.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,051 3,137 1,746 9,267
All firms, 2012 1,489 3,442 2,185 11,098
Men-owned firms, 2012 993 1,724 1,110 6,277
Women-owned firms, 2012 417 1,351 617 3,356
Minority-owned firms, 2012 30 354 86 513
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,433 2,960 1,959 10,199
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 191 354 235 1,314
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,260 2,927 1,784 9,202
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 42.1 95.1 56.7 220.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 522.18 473.64 498.16 558.71
FIPS Code 47129 47003 47115 47009
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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