Gibson County, Tennessee Population 2018

Gibson County, Tennessee's estimated population is 49,111 with a growth rate of -0.81% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gibson County, Tennessee is the 32nd largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201749,111-400-0.81%
201649,5114080.83%
201649,103-93-0.19%
201549,196-172-0.35%
201449,368380.08%
201349,330-295-0.59%
201249,625-204-0.41%
201149,829950.19%
201049,7343,4197.38%
199046,315-3,152-6.37%
198049,4671,5963.33%
197047,8713,1727.10%
196044,699-3,433-7.13%
195048,1323,2977.35%
194044,835-1,693-3.64%
193046,5283,1407.24%
192043,3881,7584.22%
191041,6302,2225.64%
190039,4083,5499.90%
189035,8593,1749.71%
188032,6857,01927.35%
187025,6663,88917.86%
186021,7772,22911.40%
185019,5485,85942.80%
184013,6897,888135.98%
18305,8010.00%

Gibson County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White38,877
Black or African American9,062
Two or More Races892
Some Other Race309
American Indian and Alaska Native177
Asian151
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander43

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

Gibson 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

Gibson County, Tennessee Median Age

40.3


Total

38.7


Male

41.5


Female

Gibson County, Tennessee Adults

There are 37,430 adults, (8,763 of which are seniors) in Gibson County, Tennessee.

Gibson County, Tennessee Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Gibson County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

25,915

52.34%

Male

23,596

47.66%

Gibson County, Tennessee Households and Families

Gibson County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gibson County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All71.1%28.9%
Male61%39%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
Female47.8%52.2%

71.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gibson County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,4062.4971.1
Married9,4173.1286.3
Non Family5,9571.1260.7
Female3,1353.0747.8
Male8972.9961

3.01

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gibson County, Tennessee Households

Gibson County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,9245.72%
9th to 12th Grade3,1849.47%
High School Graduate12,91938.44%
Some College7,79023.18%
Associates Degree1,9715.86%
Bachelors Degree3,68910.98%
Graduate Degree2,1316.34%

Gibson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26,77722,9364,744
Black5,7964,723694
Hispanic602448212
Other Race24317398
Multiple Races17115017
Asian1078847
Native American949425
Islander88

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 43.93%.

Gibson County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,935$32,694$26,081
Less Than High School$19,164$21,438$16,376
High School Grad$26,001$30,309$20,127
Some College$30,375$36,966$26,543
Bachelors Degree$35,829$36,341$35,174
Graduate Degree$52,900$67,717$44,044

$29,935

Average Earnings

$32,694

Average Male

$26,081

Average Female

Gibson County, Tennessee Language

Gibson County, Tennessee Language by Age

Gibson County, Tennessee Language

98.17% of Gibson County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.83% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.11% of the population.

Gibson County, Tennessee Poverty

Gibson County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White37,3185,41714.52%
Black8,8072,74431.16%
Multiple89250156.17%
Hispanic1,19741434.59%
Asian1474228.57%
Other309299.39%
Native177158.47%

18.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.58%

Male Poverty Rate

19.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gibson County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gibson County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 56.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gibson County, Tennessee is Native, with 8.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.05%.

Gibson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.92%
High School15.08%
Some College11.54%
Bachelors or Greater5.46%

Gibson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed44.75%
Female Unemployed34.16%
Male Employed9.41%
Female Employed8.84%

Gibson County, Tennessee Income

Gibson County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,854$51,992
Families$48,083$59,766
Married Families$57,764$69,316
Non Families$21,638$31,148

Gibson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Gibson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Gibson County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Gibson 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 35To44.

Gibson County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by War

3,538

Number of Veterans

3,205

Male Veterans

333

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,410
First Gulf War619
Second Gulf War525
Korea359
World War II270

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54853
75+827
65 to 74789
55 to 64744
18 to 34325

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8499.51%
Black6069.18%
Hispanic9614.16%
2 or More4014.39%
Other2410.62%
Indian1918.45%

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

11.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gibson County, Tennessee Employment Status

Gibson County, Tennessee Employment by Age

57.3%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Gibson County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Gibson County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gibson County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Humboldt 83958235-160-1.91%
Milan78517792-59-0.75%
Medina3556418262617.60%
Trenton42884140-148-3.45%
Dyer23022236-66-2.87%
Kenton 12851219-66-5.14%
Rutherford11541108-46-3.99%
Bradford1038996-42-4.05%
Gibson398379-19-4.77%
Yorkville274266-8-2.92%
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