Dyer County, Tennessee Population 2018

Dyer County, Tennessee's estimated population is 37,463 with a growth rate of -0.38% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dyer County, Tennessee is the 41st largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201737,7512880.77%
201737,463-142-0.38%
201637,605-177-0.47%
201537,782-33-0.09%
201437,815-273-0.72%
201338,088-95-0.25%
201238,183730.19%
201138,110-208-0.54%
201038,3183,4649.94%
199034,8541910.55%
198034,6634,23613.92%
197030,4278903.01%
196029,537-3,936-11.76%
195033,473-1,447-4.14%
194034,9203,51511.19%
193031,4051,4224.74%
192029,9832,2628.16%
191027,7213,94516.59%
190023,7763,89819.61%
189019,8784,76031.49%
188015,1181,41210.30%
187013,7063,17030.09%
186010,5364,17565.63%
18506,3611,87741.86%
18404,4842,580135.50%
18301,9040.00%

Dyer County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White31,107
Black or African American5,131
Two or More Races793
Asian269
Some Other Race260
American Indian and Alaska Native150
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander41

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

Dyer County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Dyer County, Tennessee Median Age

40.5


Total

38.9


Male

42.3


Female

Dyer County, Tennessee Adults

There are 28,671 adults, (6,238 of whom are seniors) in Dyer County, Tennessee.

Dyer County, Tennessee Age Dependency

68.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Dyer County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

19,550

51.79%

Male

18,201

48.21%

Dyer County, Tennessee Households and Families

Dyer County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Dyer County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.8%23.2%
All61.5%38.5%
Male52.8%47.2%
Non Family48.8%51.2%
Female38%62%

61.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dyer County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,3272.4361.5
Married7,6932.9976.8
Non Family4,6481.2448.8
Female2,1852.8338
Male8012.7652.8

2.87

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dyer County, Tennessee Households

Dyer County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9437.64%
9th to 12th Grade2,2548.86%
High School Graduate9,89938.90%
Some College4,76418.72%
Associates Degree1,9847.80%
Bachelors Degree2,95911.63%
Graduate Degree1,6456.46%

Dyer County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,41717,9314,071
Black2,9362,602320
Hispanic58532272
Multiple Races22214333
Asian201176113
Native American12388
Other Race11018
Islander4141

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 56.22%.

Dyer County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,891$39,903$26,090
Less Than High School$22,794$22,246$23,551
High School Grad$26,294$32,361$19,287
Some College$30,446$42,119$24,785
Bachelors Degree$43,125$56,806$39,788
Graduate Degree$55,385$84,331$51,284

$31,891

Average Earnings

$39,903

Average Male

$26,090

Average Female

Dyer County, Tennessee Language

Dyer County, Tennessee Language by Age

Dyer County, Tennessee Language

96.52% of Dyer County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 3.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.38% of the population.

Dyer County, Tennessee Poverty

Dyer County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,6044,81816.27%
Black5,0071,30226.00%
Multiple75528237.35%
Hispanic1,22527622.53%
Asian2693011.15%
Native1432416.78%
Other260145.38%

18.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.83%

Male Poverty Rate

21.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dyer County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dyer County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 37.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dyer County, Tennessee is Other, with 5.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.93%.

Dyer County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.51%
High School15.79%
Some College13.46%
Bachelors or Greater3.69%

Dyer County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed53.82%
Male Unemployed30.90%
Female Employed12.44%
Male Employed5.67%

Dyer County, Tennessee Income

Dyer County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,386$60,646
Families$54,334$71,130
Married Families$65,871$
Non Families$22,147$33,724

Dyer County, Tennessee Marital Status

Dyer County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Dyer County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Dyer 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 45To54.

Dyer County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans by War

2,366

Number of Veterans

2,195

Male Veterans

171

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam915
First Gulf War640
Second Gulf War213
Korea178
World War II103

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54710
65 to 74697
75+469
55 to 64376
18 to 34114

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9978.25%
Black3289.13%
Hispanic568.02%
Indian1813.14%
Asian156.98%
2 or More82.46%

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

3.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dyer County, Tennessee Employment Status

Dyer County, Tennessee Employment by Age

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Dyer County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Dyer County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dyer County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dyersburg1714116685-456-2.66%
Newbern32623284220.67%
Trimble 629622-7-1.11%
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