East Ridge, Tennessee Population 2019

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201721,118-59-0.28%
201621,177400.19%
201521,137-79-0.37%
201421,216-99-0.46%
201321,315610.29%
201221,2541300.62%
201121,1241240.59%
201021,0003600.17%
200020,640-461-0.22%
199021,101-135-0.06%
198021,236-563-0.26%
197021,7992,2291.08%
196019,5709,9257.33%
19509,6456,70612.62%
19402,9390.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,749
Black or African American2,958
Some Other Race624
Two or More Races545
Asian302
American Indian and Alaska Native15

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

East Ridge Tn Population Pyramid 2019

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

East Ridge Tn Median Age

39.3


Total

37.1


Male

40.8


Female

East Ridge Tn Adults

There are 16,587 adults, (3,350 of whom are seniors) in East Ridge Tn.

East Ridge Tn Age Dependency

60.1

Age Dependency Ratio

25.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

East Ridge Tn Sex Ratio

Female

10,593

49.98%

Male

10,600

50.02%

East Ridge Tn Households and Families

East Ridge Tn Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

East Ridge Tn Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.1%24.9%
Male69.4%30.6%
All54.5%45.5%
Non Family42.4%57.6%
Female30.7%69.3%

54.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

East Ridge Tn Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8132.3954.5
Non Family3,7511.2442.4
Married3,4183.2375.1
Female1,2913.2930.7
Male3533.0769.4

3.13

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

East Ridge Tn Households

East Ridge Tn Education

East Ridge Tn Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9186.28%
9th to 12th Grade1,0176.96%
High School Graduate4,94633.83%
Some College3,52324.09%
Associates Degree1,1177.64%
Bachelors Degree2,10314.38%
Graduate Degree9986.83%

East Ridge Tn Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,71610,5252,731
Black1,5081,445216
Hispanic1,06939848
Multiple Races26226259
Other Race25344
Asian20319386
Native American33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 42.36%.

East Ridge Tn Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,145$32,396$30,415
Less Than High School$23,037$23,269$22,840
High School Grad$28,260$28,871$27,311
Some College$34,357$40,227$29,977
Bachelors Degree$37,674$40,769$37,096
Graduate Degree$42,328$41,452$45,119

$31,145

Average Earnings

$32,396

Average Male

$30,415

Average Female

East Ridge Tn Language

East Ridge Tn Language by Age

East Ridge Tn Language

87.33% of East Ridge Tn residents speak only English, while 12.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.40% of the population.

East Ridge Tn Poverty

East Ridge Tn Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,8661,61910.89%
Hispanic2,75591533.21%
Black2,9172769.46%
Other62417528.04%
Multiple5459317.06%
Asian302134.30%
Native15320.00%

13.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.17%

Male Poverty Rate

14.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in East Ridge Tn

The race most likely to be in poverty in East Ridge Tn is Hispanic, with 33.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in East Ridge Tn is Asian, with 4.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.10%.

East Ridge Tn Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.34%
Some College10.66%
High School10.11%
Bachelors or Greater4.11%

East Ridge Tn Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.31%
Male Unemployed33.71%
Male Employed9.56%
Female Employed6.60%

East Ridge Tn Income

East Ridge Tn Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,648$53,920
Families$54,944$63,120
Married Families$65,858$
Non Families$28,599$39,613

East Ridge Tn Marital Status

East Ridge Tn Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

East Ridge Tn Married by Age and Sex

East Ridge Tn Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

East Ridge Tn Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

East Ridge Tn Veterans

East Ridge Tn Veterans by War

1,672

Number of Veterans

1,522

Male Veterans

150

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam506
First Gulf War407
Second Gulf War320
Korea131
World War II119

East Ridge Tn Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54397
75+393
65 to 74363
55 to 64276
18 to 34243

East Ridge Tn Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,52511.06%
Black1246.66%
2 or More236.39%
Hispanic161.16%

East Ridge Tn Veterans by Education

8.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

East Ridge Tn Employment Status

East Ridge Tn Employment by Age

65.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.5%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

East Ridge Tn Employment by Race

East Ridge Tn Employment by Education

East Ridge Tn Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

61.06%

Born in Tennessee

92.50%

Native Born

7.50%

Foreign Born

4.83%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.50% of East Ridge Tn residents were born in the United States, with 61.06% having been born in Tennessee. 4.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.