Anderson County, Tennessee Population 2018

Anderson County, Tennessee's estimated population is 76,257 with a growth rate of 0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Anderson County, Tennessee is the 18th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201776,2577120.94%
201675,545-40-0.05%
201675,5851260.17%
201575,4593280.44%
201475,131-127-0.17%
201375,258620.08%
201275,196230.03%
201175,173610.08%
201075,1126,86210.05%
199068,2509041.34%
198067,3467,04611.68%
197060,3002680.45%
196060,0326251.05%
195059,40732,903124.14%
194026,5046,78234.39%
193019,7221,4247.78%
192018,2985813.28%
191017,717830.47%
190017,6342,50616.57%
189015,1284,30839.82%
188010,8202,11624.31%
18708,7041,63623.15%
18607,0681301.87%
18506,9381,28022.62%
18405,6583486.55%
18305,31064213.75%
18204,66870917.91%
18103,9590.00%

Anderson County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White69,363
Black or African American2,756
Two or More Races1,775
Asian1,025
Some Other Race407
American Indian and Alaska Native183
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander36

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Anderson County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Anderson County, Tennessee Median Age

43.3


Total

41.4


Male

44.9


Female

Anderson County, Tennessee Adults

There are 59,605 adults, (14,354 of which are seniors) in Anderson County, Tennessee.

Anderson County, Tennessee Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Anderson County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

38,711

51.24%

Male

36,834

48.76%

Anderson County, Tennessee Households and Families

Anderson County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Anderson County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
All67%33%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Male53.3%46.7%
Female49.1%50.9%

67.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Anderson County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All30,6602.4367
Married14,3242.9981.8
Non Family10,9771.2155.9
Female3,8763.4549.1
Male1,4833.3353.3

3.02

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Anderson County, Tennessee Households

Anderson County, Tennessee Education

Anderson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2696.10%
9th to 12th Grade4,5078.41%
High School Graduate17,77533.15%
Some College11,87922.16%
Associates Degree3,3346.22%
Bachelors Degree7,31113.64%
Graduate Degree5,53910.33%

Anderson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White49,20042,17711,655
Black1,6861,553217
Hispanic1,028612231
Asian810775571
Multiple Races740606141
Other Race2617711
Native American15710027

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.68%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 70.49%.

Anderson County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,646$41,402$25,215
Less Than High School$19,008$22,874$15,185
High School Grad$27,355$32,135$20,724
Some College$30,661$42,872$24,797
Bachelors Degree$41,561$52,902$36,390
Graduate Degree$65,083$76,875$50,135

$31,646

Average Earnings

$41,402

Average Male

$25,215

Average Female

Anderson County, Tennessee Language

Anderson County, Tennessee Language by Age

Anderson County, Tennessee Language

95.57% of Anderson County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 4.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.03% of the population.

Anderson County, Tennessee Poverty

Anderson County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White66,62711,08016.63%
Hispanic1,89155929.56%
Multiple1,77152429.59%
Black2,62052319.96%
Other40715337.59%
Asian982878.86%

17.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.36%

Male Poverty Rate

18.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Anderson County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Anderson County, Tennessee is Other, with 37.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Anderson County, Tennessee is Asian, with 8.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.02%.

Anderson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.75%
High School15.90%
Some College9.98%
Bachelors or Greater4.52%

Anderson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.61%
Female Unemployed41.59%
Female Employed9.26%
Male Employed5.54%

Anderson County, Tennessee Income

Anderson County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,241$62,430
Families$56,346$75,864
Married Families$69,115$89,306
Non Families$24,575$36,316

Anderson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Anderson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Anderson County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Anderson County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Anderson County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Anderson County, Tennessee Veterans

Anderson County, Tennessee Veterans by War

6,376

Number of Veterans

5,780

Male Veterans

596

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,344
First Gulf War1,095
Second Gulf War903
Korea600
World War II389

Anderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,595
75+1,552
65 to 741,549
55 to 641,203
18 to 34477

Anderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,01910.88%
Black1668.11%
2 or More15616.86%
Hispanic786.44%
Asian151.78%
Indian116.01%
Other93.00%

Anderson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

7.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Anderson County, Tennessee Employment Status

Anderson County, Tennessee Employment by Age

56.1%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

7.4%

Unemployment Rate

Anderson County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Anderson County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Anderson County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Oak Ridge 2931429350360.12%
Clinton9867101062392.42%
Oliver Springs 32403253130.40%
Lake City 1777177920.11%
Norris16231642191.17%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990