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Smith County, Tennessee; Sumner County, Tennessee; Grundy County, Tennessee; Decatur County, Tennessee; United States

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Smith County, Tennessee
Sumner County, Tennessee
Grundy County, Tennessee
Decatur County, Tennessee
United States
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 19,942 187,149 13,346 11,706 327,167,434
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 19,942 187,149 13,346 11,706 327,167,434
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 19,149 160,634 13,726 11,750 308,758,105
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) 4.1% 16.5% -2.8% -0.4% 6.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 19,166 160,645 13,703 11,757 308,745,538
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.2%
6.1%
5.6%
5.4%
6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent
22.7%
23.5%
21.6%
21.0%
22.4%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
17.0%
15.9%
21.0%
23.4%
16.0%
Female persons, percent
50.3%
51.2%
50.5%
50.9%
50.8%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.2%
88.2%
97.1%
94.8%
76.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
2.3%
7.9%
0.6%
3.0%
13.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.4%
0.7%
0.4%
1.3%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
1.5%
0.4%
0.5%
5.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Z
0.1%
Z
0.1%
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
1.6%
1.9%
1.2%
1.2%
2.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.9%
5.1%
1.4%
3.3%
18.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
92.6%
83.8%
95.9%
91.9%
60.4%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 1,063 11,638 739 747 18,939,219
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 1.5% 4.2% 0.6% 1.7% 13.4%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 8,808 73,725 6,456 6,920 138,537,078
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 74.8% 73.5% 75.0% 73.6% 63.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $120,700 $194,900 $82,400 $91,800 $193,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $1,099 $1,381 $850 $932 $1,515
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $346 $426 $295 $305 $474
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $577 $930 $573 $550 $982
Building permits, 2018 77 1,728 4 0 1,328,827
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 7,535 64,600 4,894 4,721 118,825,921
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.53 2.70 2.69 2.43 2.63
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 90.8% 84.6% 95.0% 90.2% 85.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 2.3% 6.4% 0.6% 1.5% 21.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 76.5% 88.0% 69.9% 77.6% 87.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 66.9% 80.5% 59.3% 64.4% 78.1%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 83.8% 89.6% 73.2% 83.3% 87.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 11.2% 26.5% 11.0% 11.5% 30.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 13.6% 9.4% 18.8% 15.1% 8.7%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
10.3%
9.8%
13.7%
12.1%
10.0%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 57.4% 66.2% 44.4% 52.7% 63.0%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 52.5% 61.0% 38.5% 45.8% 58.2%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 195,563 7,239 7,852 708,138,598
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 599,469 24,363 67,408 2,040,441,203
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 2,158,366 D 117,046 5,696,729,632
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D 2,117,714 649 D 5,208,023,478
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 158,860 1,503,612 72,139 76,453 4,219,821,871
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,316 $9,051 $5,285 $6,550 $13,443
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 28.6 27.8 28.1 26.9 26.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $44,275 $61,584 $31,919 $36,427 $57,652
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $23,015 $30,669 $15,824 $21,098 $31,177
Persons in poverty, percent
13.0%
8.8%
23.0%
19.4%
11.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2017 278 3,228 149 216 7,860,674
Total employment, 2017 3,881 46,913 1,242 2,920 128,591,812
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000) 147,200 1,957,068 33,744 109,989 6,725,346,754
Total employment, percent change, 2016-2017 1.8% 1.1% -8.7% 6.0% 1.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 1,406 15,989 1,158 825 25,701,671
All firms, 2012 1,349 14,834 1,564 1,142 27,626,360
Men-owned firms, 2012 660 8,794 808 656 14,844,597
Women-owned firms, 2012 512 4,157 617 320 9,878,397
Minority-owned firms, 2012 37 1,270 64 25 7,952,386
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 1,271 13,177 1,480 1,076 18,987,918
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 52 1,265 134 115 2,521,682
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,256 12,858 1,342 984 24,070,685
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 61.0 303.4 38.0 35.2 87.4
Land area in square miles, 2010 314.29 529.45 360.53 333.85 3,531,905.43
FIPS Code 47159 47165 47061 47039 00
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., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). 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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