Tennessee Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Tennessee Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 6,723,098 0.9%
Male Population 3,282,282 0.9%
Female Population 3,440,816 0.8%
Male Population 48.82 %
Female Population 51.18 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 42.4 1.0%
Citizen US Born 6,318,771 0.8%
Citizen not US Born 194,098 5.3%
Not Citizen 210,229 0.6%
Citizen US Born 93.99 %
Citizen not US Born 2.89 %
Not Citizen 3.13 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 25,767 -5.1%
Moved from Same Country 536,370 -2.5%
Moved from Same State 210,226 1.2%
Moved from Different State 195,362 1.3%
Same House as Last Year 5,680,299 1.2%
Moved from Abroad 0.39 %
Moved from Same Country 8.07 %
Moved from Same State 3.16 %
Moved from Different State 2.94 %
Same House as Last Year 85.44 %

Occupational Employment in Tennessee top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 2,315,120 2.2%
Blue Collar 796,254 1.6%
White Collar 74.41 %
Blue Collar 25.59 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 286,796 1.9%
Private Companies 2,180,199 2.1%
Governmental Workers 413,731 1.2%
Not for Profit Companies 230,648 2.8%
Self Employees 9.22 %
Private Companies 70.07 %
Governmental Workers 13.3 %
Not for Profit Companies 7.41 %

Number of Households in Tennessee top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 2,600,209 1.2%
Average People Per Household 3 -0.4%
Family Households 1,711,726 0.8%
Non-family Households 888,483 2.0%
Family Households 65.83 %
Non-family Households 34.17 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 793,581 0.1%
Households without Children 1,806,628 1.7%
Households with Children 30.52 %
Households without Children 69.48 %

Median and Average Income in Tennessee top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $66,244.99 4.4%
Median Household Income $46,250.00 5.3%
People below Poverty Level 978,316 -4.7%
People above Poverty Level 5,500,584 1.9%

Housing in Tennessee top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 2,966,611 1.1%
Median Year Built 1985 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 173,675 -1.0%
Built between 1940 and 1949 134,517 -1.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 258,040 -1.6%
Built between 1960 and 1969 305,452 -0.4%
Built between 1970 and 1979 457,527 -0.1%
Built between 1980 and 1989 417,774 0.6%
Built between 1990 and 1999 533,323 0.3%
Built between 2000 and 2009 487,652 -0.4%
Built in 2010 or Later 198,651 25.8%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 2,600,209 1.2%
Owner Occupied 1,722,254 1.2%
Renter Occupied 877,955 1.0%
Owner Occupied 66.24 %
Renter Occupied 33.76 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 1,019,481 0.7%
Without Mortgage 702,773 2.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $142,100.00 5.7%
Median Value without Mortgage $120,250.00 6.3%
Median Housing Costs per Month $668.00 1.8%
With Mortgage 59.19 %
Without Mortgage 40.81 %

Tennessee Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 218,218 -4.0%
Some High School 2,118,673 -0.4%
Some College 1,288,529 1.6%
Associate Degree 363,263 3.7%
Bachelor's Degree 848,099 3.5%
No High School 4.51 %
Some High School 43.8 %
Some College 26.64 %
Associate Degree 7.51 %
Bachelor's Degree 17.53 %
Graduate Degree 0 %

Marital Status in Tennessee top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 1,651,913 1.7%
Married 2,802,787 0.8%
Separated 113,446 -4.2%
Widowed 346,791 1.0%
Divorced 670,657 0.5%
Never Married 29.57 %
Married 50.18 %
Separated 2.03 %
Widowed 6.21 %
Divorced 12.01 %

Means of Transport to Work in Tennessee top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 2,826,849 1.8%
Bus or TrolleyBus 18,814 -6.1%
Railroad 425 -54.9%
Ferryboat 215 -6.5%
Bicycle 3,816 -3.3%
Motorcycle 2,728 -16.5%
TaxiCab 2,579 51.2%
Walk 42,993 0.7%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.

Recently added listings in Tennessee top

Tennessee is a state in United States with a population of 6,723,098. There are 3,282,282 male residents living in Tennessee and 3,440,816 female residents. The total number of households is 2,600,209 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 42 with 2,802,787 people being married and 2,782,807 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 74.41% white collar employees and 25.59% blue collar employees in Tennessee..
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