Claiborne County, Tennessee Population 2018

Claiborne County, Tennessee's estimated population is 31,609 with a growth rate of -0.29% 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
201731,609-92-0.29%
201631,7011400.44%
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
White30,556
Two or More Races532
Black or African American335
Asian162
American Indian and Alaska Native54
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander43
Some Other Race19

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

Claiborne 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

Claiborne County, Tennessee Median Age

42.3


Total

40.4


Male

44


Female

Claiborne County, Tennessee Adults

There are 25,583 adults, (5,833 of which are seniors) in Claiborne County, Tennessee.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Claiborne County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

16,231

51.20%

Male

15,470

48.80%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Households and Families

Claiborne County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Claiborne County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
All70.9%29.1%
Female63.4%36.6%
Male60.3%39.7%
Non Family57.6%42.4%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Claiborne County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,7832.3870.9
Married6,5052.9782.1
Non Family4,0841.1557.6
Female1,4823.0463.4
Male7122.7460.3

2.92

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade2,51311.17%
9th to 12th Grade2,60611.59%
High School Graduate9,14040.64%
Some College3,95817.60%
Associates Degree1,3095.82%
Bachelors Degree1,6837.48%
Graduate Degree1,2835.70%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,64916,7392,758
Multiple Races33422243
Hispanic19315939
Black16211132
Asian11911994
Native American4636
Islander2819

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 78.99%.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,309$31,322$23,861
Less Than High School$19,976$22,234$12,734
High School Grad$25,134$29,489$19,922
Some College$29,588$36,030$24,583
Bachelors Degree$39,840$45,000$38,237
Graduate Degree$49,261$59,643$46,023

$27,309

Average Earnings

$31,322

Average Male

$23,861

Average Female

Claiborne County, Tennessee Language

Claiborne County, Tennessee Language by Age

Claiborne County, Tennessee Language

98.10% of Claiborne County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.71% of the population.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Poverty

Claiborne County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,3546,41621.86%
Multiple51815830.50%
Hispanic3309027.27%
Native464291.30%
Black933638.71%
Islander3535100.00%
Asian823340.24%
Other1919100.00%

22.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.32%

Male Poverty Rate

25.13%

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 White, with 21.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.61%.

Claiborne County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.48%
High School19.43%
Some College13.95%
Bachelors or Greater9.58%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.60%
Male Unemployed38.93%
Female Employed8.14%
Male Employed6.74%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Income

Claiborne County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,428$46,150
Families$43,658$53,802
Married Families$50,096$
Non Families$16,621$28,556

Claiborne County, Tennessee Marital Status

Claiborne County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

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

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,816

Number of Veterans

1,727

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam818
Second Gulf War317
First Gulf War195
Korea185
World War II73

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74606
75+351
55 to 64339
35 to 54317
18 to 34203

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7607.15%
2 or More5012.79%
Hispanic124.76%
Black61.90%

Claiborne County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

11.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Claiborne County, Tennessee Employment Status

Claiborne County, Tennessee Employment by Age

48.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.3%

Employment Rate

8.4%

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