Cheatham County, Tennessee Population 2018

Cheatham County, Tennessee's estimated population is 40,330 with a growth rate of 1.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cheatham County, Tennessee is the 38th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201740,3307551.91%
201639,575-153-0.39%
201639,7281570.40%
201539,571-33-0.08%
201439,6042700.69%
201339,3341140.29%
201239,2202490.64%
201138,971-151-0.39%
201039,12211,98244.15%
199027,1405,52425.56%
198021,6168,41763.77%
197013,1993,77140.00%
19609,4282612.85%
19509,167-761-7.67%
19409,92890310.01%
19309,025-1,014-10.10%
192010,039-501-4.75%
191010,5404284.23%
190010,1121,26714.32%
18908,84588911.17%
18807,9561,27819.14%
18706,678-580-7.99%
18607,2580.00%

Cheatham County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,570
Two or More Races614
Black or African American549
Some Other Race476
Asian219
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander89
American Indian and Alaska Native58

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

Cheatham 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

Cheatham County, Tennessee Median Age

40.2


Total

39.9


Male

40.6


Female

Cheatham County, Tennessee Adults

There are 30,275 adults, (5,303 of which are seniors) in Cheatham County, Tennessee.

Cheatham County, Tennessee Age Dependency

58.5

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheatham County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

20,017

50.58%

Male

19,558

49.42%

Cheatham County, Tennessee Households and Families

Cheatham County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cheatham County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All79.1%20.9%
Female70%30%
Non Family68.8%31.2%
Male62.8%37.2%

79.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheatham County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,5432.779.1
Married8,1833.1987.3
Non Family4,0771.368.8
Female1,6413.4470
Male6423.4162.8

3.15

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cheatham County, Tennessee Households

Cheatham County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0353.81%
9th to 12th Grade2,87010.58%
High School Graduate10,13437.34%
Some College5,74121.15%
Associates Degree2,0887.69%
Bachelors Degree3,59613.25%
Graduate Degree1,6746.17%

Cheatham County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White25,67722,0254,912
Hispanic570434107
Black390306103
Multiple Races30728984
Other Race20217834
Asian14814886
Native American575710
Islander4025

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 58.11%.

Cheatham County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,363$38,328$31,448
Less Than High School$20,356$21,522$16,406
High School Grad$30,546$35,316$25,813
Some College$36,314$39,796$31,565
Bachelors Degree$46,311$50,112$41,135
Graduate Degree$51,796$62,016$47,367

$35,363

Average Earnings

$38,328

Average Male

$31,448

Average Female

Cheatham County, Tennessee Language

Cheatham County, Tennessee Language by Age

Cheatham County, Tennessee Language

97.21% of Cheatham County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.79% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.14% of the population.

Cheatham County, Tennessee Poverty

Cheatham County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,7264,73212.88%
Hispanic99817417.43%
Multiple5688514.96%
Black4976412.88%
Other429214.90%
Native48714.58%

12.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.35%

Male Poverty Rate

14.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheatham County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheatham County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 17.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheatham County, Tennessee is Other, with 4.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.36%.

Cheatham County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.90%
High School11.56%
Some College8.88%
Bachelors or Greater4.49%

Cheatham County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.04%
Male Unemployed29.90%
Female Employed6.65%
Male Employed4.59%

Cheatham County, Tennessee Income

Cheatham County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,179$63,538
Families$65,735$71,851
Married Families$71,428$
Non Families$32,719$38,686

Cheatham County, Tennessee Marital Status

Cheatham County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.8%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheatham County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Cheatham County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Cheatham County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Cheatham County, Tennessee Veterans

Cheatham County, Tennessee Veterans by War

2,887

Number of Veterans

2,596

Male Veterans

291

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,223
First Gulf War613
Second Gulf War514
Korea155
World War II59

Cheatham County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54736
55 to 64721
65 to 74643
75+442
18 to 34345

Cheatham County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7869.64%
2 or More5515.32%
Hispanic284.18%
Black276.19%
Other82.84%
Asian74.73%
Indian46.90%

Cheatham County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

9.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheatham County, Tennessee Employment Status

Cheatham County, Tennessee Employment by Age

64.8%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cheatham County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Cheatham County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cheatham County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ashland City454146411002.20%
Pleasant View414843461984.77%
Kingston Springs27532763100.36%
Pegram20962115190.91%
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