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Polk County, Tennessee; Washington County, Tennessee; Carroll County, Tennessee; Haywood County, Tennessee

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Polk County, Tennessee
Washington County, Tennessee
Carroll County, Tennessee
Haywood County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 16,832 129,375 27,767 17,304
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 16,832 129,375 27,767 17,304
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 16,821 123,063 28,486 18,807
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 0.1% 5.1% -2.5% -8.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 16,825 122,979 28,522 18,787
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.0%
4.9%
5.5%
5.5%
Persons under 18 years, percent
19.1%
18.9%
21.5%
22.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
21.7%
18.8%
20.6%
19.7%
Female persons, percent
50.5%
51.1%
51.1%
53.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
96.4%
91.3%
86.6%
47.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
0.7%
4.5%
10.1%
50.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.6%
0.5%
0.6%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
1.7%
0.4%
0.3%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.8%
2.1%
2.1%
1.3%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.3%
3.6%
2.9%
4.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
94.7%
88.2%
84.3%
44.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 1,163 10,788 1,932 1,051
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 1.1% 4.0% 0.9% 1.7%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 9,235 61,196 13,273 8,407
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 73.8% 64.7% 72.8% 60.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $113,800 $159,400 $87,100 $102,200
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $961 $1,151 $889 $994
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $324 $363 $317 $398
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $678 $743 $608 $642
Building permits, 2019 198 587 3 16
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 7,096 53,190 11,062 7,100
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.33 2.30 2.45 2.47
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 88.2% 83.2% 87.6% 90.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 2.1% 4.7% 1.8% 3.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 79.2% 87.2% 76.0% 75.5%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 67.8% 79.7% 66.5% 61.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 80.3% 88.6% 82.1% 82.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 11.0% 32.4% 17.2% 12.6%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 12.2% 13.5% 16.8% 12.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
13.9%
10.7%
11.5%
11.5%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 53.9% 58.7% 51.0% 58.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 49.6% 54.3% 47.2% 54.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 9,254 278,536 19,464 14,532
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 30,865 1,641,251 111,508 37,719
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 1,503,724 612,461 597,821
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 791,346 D 68,104
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 84,341 2,011,547 204,447 207,609
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $5,055 $16,080 $7,201 $11,382
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 28.3 20.4 24.7 23.9
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $41,818 $46,752 $40,810 $38,362
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $24,667 $28,261 $22,007 $22,148
Persons in poverty, percent
15.8%
14.9%
18.6%
20.5%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 224 2,880 424 313
Total employment, 2018 1,348 52,669 5,590 4,836
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 39,445 2,108,067 182,531 182,771
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -6.9% Z -1.3% -6.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 1,047 8,697 1,597 1,238
All firms, 2012 1,289 9,519 2,115 1,090
Men-owned firms, 2012 795 5,333 1,174 525
Women-owned firms, 2012 372 2,685 617 478
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F 576 62 464
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,239 8,536 1,955 573
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 167 1,126 248 60
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,082 7,559 1,692 957
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 38.7 376.7 47.6 35.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 434.68 326.47 599.25 533.11
FIPS Code 47139 47179 47017 47075
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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