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Washington County, Tennessee; Sumner County, Tennessee; Grundy County, Tennessee; Carter County, Tennessee; Hamblen County, Tennessee

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Washington County, Tennessee
Sumner County, Tennessee
Grundy County, Tennessee
Carter County, Tennessee
Hamblen County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 129,375 191,283 13,427 56,391 64,934
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 129,375 191,283 13,427 56,391 64,934
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 123,063 160,634 13,726 57,383 62,534
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5.1% 19.1% -2.2% -1.7% 3.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 122,979 160,645 13,703 57,424 62,544
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
4.9%
6.0%
5.7%
4.4%
6.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
18.9%
23.4%
21.3%
18.1%
23.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
18.8%
16.2%
21.0%
22.4%
18.5%
Female persons, percent
51.1%
51.2%
50.4%
50.9%
51.1%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
91.3%
87.6%
97.0%
96.1%
91.3%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
4.5%
8.3%
0.7%
1.7%
4.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.4%
0.7%
0.3%
0.9%
Asian alone, percent(a)
1.7%
1.6%
0.4%
0.4%
1.0%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
Z
Z
0.3%
Two or More Races, percent
2.1%
2.0%
1.3%
1.4%
2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
3.6%
5.3%
1.3%
2.0%
12.1%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
88.2%
83.0%
95.8%
94.4%
81.0%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 10,879 11,978 658 4,528 3,946
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 4.1% 4.7% 0.5% 1.4% 6.0%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 61,196 75,354 6,480 28,350 27,329
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 64.4% 73.6% 78.0% 70.8% 66.9%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $163,000 $234,200 $87,200 $122,600 $137,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,173 $1,468 $954 $931 $994
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $360 $453 $302 $315 $332
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $757 $1,026 $629 $632 $735
Building permits, 2019 587 1,416 4 127 134
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 53,859 67,089 4,820 23,784 24,456
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.28 2.71 2.73 2.30 2.58
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 81.7% 85.9% 94.8% 86.8% 89.8%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 4.8% 6.4% 1.0% 2.0% 9.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 88.5% 90.4% 77.8% 79.0% 83.0%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 81.8% 84.9% 65.3% 65.8% 75.5%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 88.8% 89.7% 74.4% 83.5% 81.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 31.8% 28.1% 13.2% 17.5% 16.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 12.9% 10.0% 18.1% 14.6% 12.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
10.7%
10.0%
15.0%
13.2%
14.4%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 59.6% 65.7% 51.0% 51.3% 55.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 55.4% 60.9% 46.9% 46.4% 51.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 278,536 195,563 7,239 48,482 99,185
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,641,251 599,469 24,363 147,915 358,653
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,503,724 2,158,366 D 188,444 3,235,813
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 791,346 2,117,714 649 D D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,011,547 1,503,612 72,139 431,196 978,743
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $16,080 $9,051 $5,285 $7,518 $15,598
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 20.7 29.3 28.8 23.7 21.6
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $48,334 $67,204 $40,516 $38,092 $43,619
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $29,656 $33,851 $20,592 $23,205 $23,517
Persons in poverty, percent
15.8%
8.6%
21.4%
19.3%
14.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 2,880 3,274 153 699 1,300
Total employment, 2018 52,669 48,105 1,231 9,020 28,981
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 2,108,067 2,044,554 35,832 282,978 1,080,769
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 Z 2.5% -0.9% -1.3% 0.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 8,697 16,607 1,164 3,224 3,617
All firms, 2012 9,519 14,834 1,564 3,431 4,337
Men-owned firms, 2012 5,333 8,794 808 2,091 2,302
Women-owned firms, 2012 2,685 4,157 617 1,012 1,432
Minority-owned firms, 2012 576 1,270 64 72 390
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 8,536 13,177 1,480 3,269 3,661
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 1,126 1,265 134 372 295
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 7,559 12,858 1,342 2,919 3,736
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 376.7 303.4 38.0 168.3 388.0
Land area in square miles, 2010 326.47 529.45 360.53 341.20 161.18
FIPS Code 47179 47165 47061 47019 47063
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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