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Sumner County, Tennessee; Bledsoe County, Tennessee; Hawkins County, Tennessee; Weakley County, Tennessee; Knox County, Tennessee; Blount County, Tennessee

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Sumner County, Tennessee
Bledsoe County, Tennessee
Hawkins County, Tennessee
Weakley County, Tennessee
Knox County, Tennessee
Blount County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 191,283 15,064 56,786 33,328 470,313 133,088
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 191,283 15,064 56,786 33,328 470,313 133,088
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 160,634 12,874 56,826 35,015 432,260 123,098
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 19.1% 17.0% -0.1% -4.8% 8.8% 8.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 160,645 12,876 56,833 35,021 432,226 123,010
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.0%
3.7%
4.7%
5.2%
5.7%
4.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.4%
14.5%
19.5%
19.2%
20.9%
19.9%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.2%
18.8%
21.7%
19.0%
16.2%
20.6%
Female persons, percent
51.2%
40.5%
50.8%
51.2%
51.4%
51.4%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
87.6%
89.9%
96.3%
88.9%
85.9%
93.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
8.3%
7.7%
1.5%
7.7%
8.9%
3.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.6%
0.4%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.6%
0.3%
0.6%
1.2%
2.4%
1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Z
Z
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.0%
1.4%
1.2%
1.7%
2.3%
1.7%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
5.3%
2.8%
1.7%
2.9%
4.6%
3.6%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
83.0%
87.3%
94.9%
86.5%
82.0%
90.6%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 11,610 848 3,950 2,152 28,997 9,940
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 4.1% 2.6% 1.1% 1.7% 4.9% 2.9%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 75,354 5,796 27,499 15,645 210,085 58,942
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 73.4% 74.2% 73.7% 66.5% 64.5% 75.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $212,100 $129,400 $118,600 $96,000 $174,700 $174,600
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,431 $962 $974 $909 $1,265 $1,220
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $439 $357 $309 $325 $400 $368
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $996 $641 $608 $601 $864 $768
Building permits, 2019 1,416 0 121 48 2,028 893
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 65,645 4,853 23,330 13,605 183,318 50,159
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.71 2.77 2.39 2.28 2.43 2.52
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 85.1% 88.9% 87.9% 85.1% 82.5% 91.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 6.2% 2.8% 2.1% 2.0% 5.9% 3.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 89.5% 78.7% 79.6% 81.7% 89.1% 86.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 82.9% 65.0% 65.0% 69.9% 80.6% 77.0%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 89.9% 74.9% 83.7% 84.3% 91.0% 89.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 26.9% 12.9% 14.0% 21.5% 36.7% 24.0%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 9.7% 20.6% 16.9% 13.5% 8.6% 9.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
10.0%
17.7%
11.7%
12.7%
10.3%
11.4%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 66.3% 50.5% 51.3% 54.5% 64.4% 59.7%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 61.3% 41.9% 47.6% 50.1% 58.7% 54.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 195,563 D 38,109 35,463 1,039,338 229,831
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 599,469 D 102,454 134,577 4,262,190 561,471
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,158,366 9,889 1,328,331 D 4,816,872 3,761,415
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,117,714 D 89,104 243,034 5,382,511 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,503,612 53,245 303,127 297,356 7,926,682 1,441,212
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $9,051 $4,162 $5,357 $8,546 $17,962 $11,606
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 28.4 32.3 25.9 20.3 22.1 24.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $64,631 $42,889 $40,335 $38,566 $54,437 $54,140
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $32,297 $23,453 $23,801 $21,641 $31,678 $29,634
Persons in poverty, percent
8.9%
26.7%
18.4%
19.7%
13.2%
9.9%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 3,274 113 608 557 11,572 2,336
Total employment, 2018 48,105 815 10,919 7,777 220,940 43,205
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 2,044,554 28,264 417,198 250,766 9,715,371 2,076,941
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 2.5% 18.6% 2.6% -1.5% 0.7% 0.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 16,607 777 2,994 1,767 37,452 9,267
All firms, 2012 14,834 819 3,331 2,292 41,385 11,098
Men-owned firms, 2012 8,794 459 1,810 1,392 22,921 6,277
Women-owned firms, 2012 4,157 266 1,159 631 13,707 3,356
Minority-owned firms, 2012 1,270 42 127 160 4,385 513
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 13,177 761 3,054 2,027 35,506 10,199
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,265 38 334 235 4,695 1,314
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 12,858 704 2,772 1,905 33,995 9,202
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 303.4 31.7 116.7 60.3 850.5 220.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 529.45 406.43 486.98 580.36 508.22 558.71
FIPS Code 47165 47007 47073 47183 47093 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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