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White County, Tennessee; Cannon County, Tennessee; Hamilton County, Tennessee; Polk County, Tennessee

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White County, Tennessee
Cannon County, Tennessee
Hamilton County, Tennessee
Polk County, Tennessee
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 27,345 14,678 367,804 16,832
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 27,345 14,678 367,804 16,832
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 25,844 13,813 336,477 16,821
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 5.8% 6.3% 9.3% 0.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 25,841 13,801 336,463 16,825
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.8%
6.0%
5.8%
5.0%
Persons under 18 years, percent
21.8%
21.5%
20.7%
19.1%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
20.5%
18.5%
17.9%
21.7%
Female persons, percent
51.0%
50.2%
51.7%
50.5%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
95.5%
95.9%
75.9%
96.4%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
1.8%
1.8%
19.3%
0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.5%
0.4%
0.5%
0.6%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.4%
0.4%
2.2%
0.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
1.6%
1.5%
1.9%
1.8%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
2.8%
2.5%
6.0%
2.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
93.1%
93.9%
70.9%
94.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 1,919 871 21,821 1,134
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 1.3% 1.6% 5.3% 1.2%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 12,102 6,164 165,494 9,235
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 80.0% 74.8% 64.0% 73.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $117,000 $164,600 $180,900 $112,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $926 $1,103 $1,288 $982
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $304 $382 $424 $318
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $680 $635 $868 $688
Building permits, 2019 158 30 2,013 198
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 10,048 5,488 145,213 7,383
Persons per household, 2015-2019 2.63 2.55 2.41 2.24
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 88.9% 86.5% 85.9% 87.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 1.3% 1.6% 7.1% 2.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 79.4% 85.0% 87.8% 81.1%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 70.0% 69.6% 80.8% 71.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 83.2% 84.5% 89.5% 82.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 12.3% 15.8% 32.2% 11.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 11.9% 12.2% 9.8% 10.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
12.6%
12.5%
11.9%
13.9%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 52.2% 58.2% 62.1% 55.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 46.9% 50.3% 57.2% 49.9%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 903,255 9,254
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 68,253 24,795 3,179,108 30,865
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 561,058 26,109 12,127,517 D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D D 2,903,956 D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 209,411 61,151 5,236,523 84,341
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $8,029 $4,428 $15,154 $5,055
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 24.0 32.1 21.8 29.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $41,998 $55,330 $55,070 $43,306
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $22,040 $26,435 $32,839 $25,405
Persons in poverty, percent
16.0%
13.0%
12.7%
15.3%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 410 203 9,053 224
Total employment, 2018 5,574 1,732 192,101 1,348
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) 197,631 57,467 8,492,759 39,445
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 -1.0% 5.8% 1.9% -6.9%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 2,054 1,106 28,380 1,047
All firms, 2012 2,304 942 30,007 1,289
Men-owned firms, 2012 1,473 599 16,943 795
Women-owned firms, 2012 643 266 9,332 372
Minority-owned firms, 2012 53 27 4,801 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 2,193 901 24,045 1,239
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 298 112 3,346 167
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 1,878 816 24,741 1,082
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 68.6 52.0 620.3 38.7
Land area in square miles, 2010 376.67 265.64 542.43 434.68
FIPS Code 47185 47015 47065 47139
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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