Dyer County, Tennessee Population 2018

Dyer County, Tennessee's estimated population is 37,463 with a growth rate of -1.34% 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
201737,463-507-1.34%
201637,9703650.97%
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
White31,305
Black or African American5,130
Two or More Races871
Some Other Race253
Asian230
American Indian and Alaska Native131
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50

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

Dyer 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

Dyer County, Tennessee Median Age

40.3


Total

38.7


Male

42.2


Female

Dyer County, Tennessee Adults

There are 28,781 adults, (6,075 of which are seniors) in Dyer County, Tennessee.

Dyer County, Tennessee Age Dependency

67.4

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Dyer County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

19,641

51.73%

Male

18,329

48.27%

Dyer County, Tennessee Households and Families

Dyer County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dyer County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
All63.5%36.5%
Non Family51.2%48.8%
Male51.2%48.8%
Female37.4%62.6%

63.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dyer County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,0362.4963.5
Married7,8283.0378.5
Non Family4,3891.2751.2
Female2,0302.9537.4
Male7892.7151.2

2.92

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.9%

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 Grade1,9187.51%
9th to 12th Grade2,3689.27%
High School Graduate10,02039.23%
Some College4,64318.18%
Associates Degree1,8847.38%
Bachelors Degree2,83711.11%
Graduate Degree1,8747.34%

Dyer County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White21,51018,0244,211
Black2,9752,536296
Hispanic52526039
Multiple Races24317350
Asian182175120
Other Race12954
Native American10559
Islander5050

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 65.93%.

Dyer County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,807$38,626$26,083
Less Than High School$22,448$21,624$24,128
High School Grad$25,827$32,043$20,150
Some College$30,877$42,018$25,451
Bachelors Degree$44,139$56,184$37,426
Graduate Degree$53,345$74,891$50,822

$31,807

Average Earnings

$38,626

Average Male

$26,083

Average Female

Dyer County, Tennessee Language

Dyer County, Tennessee Language by Age

Dyer County, Tennessee Language

96.64% of Dyer County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 3.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

Dyer County, Tennessee Poverty

Dyer County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White29,8165,07517.02%
Black5,0031,33926.76%
Hispanic1,17828624.28%
Multiple83416419.66%
Asian2304117.83%
Other253166.32%
Native124129.68%

18.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.27%

Male Poverty Rate

21.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dyer County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dyer County, Tennessee is Black, with 26.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dyer County, Tennessee is Other, with 6.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.26%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.86%.

Dyer County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.40%
High School16.91%
Some College12.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.41%

Dyer County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.89%
Female Unemployed34.62%
Female Employed12.63%
Male Employed6.39%

Dyer County, Tennessee Income

Dyer County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,833$60,346
Families$52,396$70,892
Married Families$65,652$
Non Families$21,618$32,021

Dyer County, Tennessee Marital Status

Dyer County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

50.6%

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

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans by War

2,457

Number of Veterans

2,299

Male Veterans

158

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam968
First Gulf War593
Second Gulf War269
Korea213
World War II78

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54725
65 to 74675
75+462
55 to 64455
18 to 34140

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0918.60%
Black3249.06%
Indian3428.81%
Hispanic243.60%
Asian84.19%

Dyer County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

4.69%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dyer County, Tennessee Employment Status

Dyer County, Tennessee Employment by Age

59.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

8.1%

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