Dickson County, Tennessee Population 2019

Dickson County, Tennessee's estimated population is 52,853 with a growth rate of 1.79% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dickson County, Tennessee is the 30th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201752,8539311.79%
201651,9225951.16%
201551,3278541.69%
201450,4733420.68%
201350,131160.03%
201250,1151910.38%
201149,9242310.46%
201049,69314,63241.73%
199035,0615,02416.73%
198030,0378,06036.67%
197021,9773,13816.66%
196018,839340.18%
195018,805-913-4.63%
194019,7181,2276.64%
193018,491-851-4.40%
192019,342-613-3.07%
191019,9551,3207.08%
190018,6354,99036.57%
189013,6451,1859.51%
188012,4603,12033.40%
18709,340-642-6.43%
18609,9821,57818.78%
18508,4041,33018.80%
18407,074-191-2.63%
18307,2652,07539.98%
18205,19067414.92%
18104,5160.00%

Dickson County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White47,548
Black or African American2,030
Two or More Races1,129
Some Other Race221
Asian211
American Indian and Alaska Native202

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

Dickson County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Dickson County, Tennessee Median Age

39.5


Total

38.5


Male

40.8


Female

Dickson County, Tennessee Adults

There are 39,199 adults, (7,814 of whom are seniors) in Dickson County, Tennessee.

Dickson County, Tennessee Age Dependency

63.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Dickson County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

26,241

51.11%

Male

25,100

48.89%

Dickson County, Tennessee Households and Families

Dickson County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Dickson County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All71.3%28.7%
Male69%31%
Non Family57.6%42.4%
Female46%54%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dickson County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,0322.6671.3
Married10,0143.385.4
Non Family5,9331.1657.6
Female2,3013.446
Male7843.6469

3.25

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dickson County, Tennessee Households

Dickson County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9425.55%
9th to 12th Grade4,02911.50%
High School Graduate15,09243.10%
Some College6,96919.90%
Associates Degree1,8485.28%
Bachelors Degree3,3799.65%
Graduate Degree1,7615.03%

Dickson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White32,27326,9744,809
Black1,30997967
Hispanic86561999
Multiple Races30924786
Native American15812936
Asian14512834
Other Race1326515

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 88.28%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 27.83%.

Dickson County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,606$37,487$27,695
Less Than High School$22,431$25,258$18,563
High School Grad$30,176$34,585$23,930
Some College$35,126$43,649$26,682
Bachelors Degree$50,997$56,447$50,000
Graduate Degree$51,111$78,906$47,577

$32,606

Average Earnings

$37,487

Average Male

$27,695

Average Female

Dickson County, Tennessee Language

Dickson County, Tennessee Language by Age

Dickson County, Tennessee Language

97.04% of Dickson County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.93% of the population.

Dickson County, Tennessee Poverty

Dickson County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45,6506,16413.50%
Black1,92839420.44%
Multiple1,12837833.51%
Hispanic1,69936121.25%
Other2216529.41%
Native2025627.72%
Asian2112210.43%

14.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.56%

Male Poverty Rate

16.29%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dickson County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dickson County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 33.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dickson County, Tennessee is Asian, with 10.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.77%.

Dickson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.30%
High School13.54%
Some College8.72%
Bachelors or Greater2.71%

Dickson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed35.49%
Male Unemployed34.00%
Female Employed5.77%
Male Employed4.85%

Dickson County, Tennessee Income

Dickson County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,398$65,087
Families$58,958$73,388
Married Families$70,979$83,242
Non Families$25,097$44,204

Dickson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Dickson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Dickson County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Dickson 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.

Dickson County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by War

3,024

Number of Veterans

2,835

Male Veterans

189

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,170
First Gulf War652
Second Gulf War463
Korea285
World War II63

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74860
55 to 64671
35 to 54638
75+622
18 to 34233

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8517.78%
Black844.94%
Hispanic706.84%
Indian3822.09%
2 or More349.12%
Asian1711.18%

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

5.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dickson County, Tennessee Employment Status

Dickson County, Tennessee Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Dickson County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Dickson County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dickson County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dickson14638154928545.83%
White Bluff317134372668.39%
Charlotte14911511201.34%
Burns14421470281.94%
Vanleer359376174.74%
Slayden17818463.37%
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