Claiborne County, Tennessee Population 2018

Claiborne County, Tennessee's estimated population is 31,609 with a growth rate of 0.15% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Claiborne County, Tennessee is the 48th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201731,566-43-0.14%
201731,609480.15%
201631,561440.14%
201531,517-12-0.04%
201431,529-84-0.27%
201331,613-133-0.42%
201231,746-341-1.06%
201132,087-129-0.40%
201032,2166,07923.26%
199026,1371,5426.27%
198024,5955,17526.65%
197019,4203531.85%
196019,067-5,721-23.08%
195024,7881310.53%
194024,6573441.41%
193024,3131,0274.41%
192023,286-218-0.93%
191023,5042,80813.57%
190020,6965,59337.03%
189015,1031,73012.94%
188013,3734,05243.47%
18709,321-322-3.34%
18609,6432742.92%
18509,369-105-1.11%
18409,4741,00411.85%
18308,4702,96253.78%
18205,50871014.80%
18104,7980.00%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White30,489
Two or More Races449
Black or African American316
Asian194
American Indian and Alaska Native58
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander44
Some Other Race16

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

Claiborne County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Claiborne County, Tennessee Median Age

42.7


Total

40.4


Male

44.1


Female

Claiborne County, Tennessee Adults

There are 25,525 adults, (5,922 of whom are seniors) in Claiborne County, Tennessee.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Claiborne County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

16,282

51.58%

Male

15,284

48.42%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Households and Families

Claiborne County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Claiborne County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
All71.1%28.9%
Female67.8%32.2%
Non Family57%43%
Male56.8%43.2%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Claiborne County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,9962.3371.1
Married6,5122.9182.7
Non Family4,1741.1157
Female1,4412.9967.8
Male8692.856.8

2.87

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Claiborne County, Tennessee Households

Claiborne County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,46210.95%
9th to 12th Grade2,33910.41%
High School Graduate9,11240.54%
Some College4,32419.24%
Associates Degree1,3225.88%
Bachelors Degree1,6797.47%
Graduate Degree1,2405.52%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,68617,0632,732
Multiple Races29320716
Black17711841
Hispanic17213351
Asian13013079
Islander2720
Native American2727

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 60.77%.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,900$32,236$23,566
Less Than High School$20,994$23,205$15,652
High School Grad$25,513$30,251$20,164
Some College$30,181$35,222$23,164
Bachelors Degree$36,138$35,662$36,875
Graduate Degree$46,392$61,169$45,128

$27,900

Average Earnings

$32,236

Average Male

$23,566

Average Female

Claiborne County, Tennessee Language

Claiborne County, Tennessee Language by Age

Claiborne County, Tennessee Language

97.93% of Claiborne County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.07% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.93% of the population.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Poverty

Claiborne County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,2716,44122.00%
Multiple43515535.63%
Hispanic3026521.52%
Black1384230.43%
Native484287.50%
Islander3232100.00%
Asian842529.76%
Other1616100.00%

22.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.56%

Male Poverty Rate

25.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Claiborne County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Claiborne County, Tennessee is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Claiborne County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 21.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.32%.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.18%
High School18.76%
Some College13.59%
Bachelors or Greater9.78%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.22%
Male Unemployed32.15%
Female Employed9.47%
Male Employed8.32%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Income

Claiborne County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,428$47,443
Families$45,217$56,263
Married Families$52,556$
Non Families$16,627$27,539

Claiborne County, Tennessee Marital Status

Claiborne County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Claiborne County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Claiborne 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 35To44.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans by War

2,001

Number of Veterans

1,899

Male Veterans

102

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam920
Second Gulf War372
First Gulf War235
Korea173
World War II45

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74683
55 to 64382
75+360
35 to 54342
18 to 34234

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9307.84%
2 or More5918.04%
Black124.04%
Hispanic20.75%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

11.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Claiborne County, Tennessee Employment Status

Claiborne County, Tennessee Employment by Age

49.5%

Labor Force Participation

45.2%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Claiborne County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Claiborne County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Claiborne County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Harrogate4388438800.00%
New Tazewell28442767-77-2.71%
Tazewell22242281572.56%
Cumberland Gap49449400.00%
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