Grainger County, Tennessee Population 2018

Grainger County, Tennessee's estimated population is 23,144 with a growth rate of 0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grainger County, Tennessee is the 61st largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,942-202-0.87%
201723,144320.14%
201623,1122611.14%
201522,851-14-0.06%
201422,8651290.57%
201322,736470.21%
201222,689-61-0.27%
201122,750290.13%
201022,7215,62632.91%
199017,0953442.05%
198016,7512,80320.10%
197013,9481,44211.53%
196012,506-580-4.43%
195013,086-1,270-8.85%
194014,3561,61912.71%
193012,737-632-4.73%
192013,369-519-3.74%
191013,888-1,624-10.47%
190015,5122,31617.55%
189013,1968126.56%
188012,384-37-0.30%
187012,4211,45913.31%
186010,962-1,408-11.38%
185012,3701,79817.01%
184010,5725065.03%
183010,0662,41531.56%
18207,6511,25419.60%
18106,397-970-13.17%
18007,3670.00%

Grainger County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,457
Two or More Races256
Black or African American87
American Indian and Alaska Native72
Asian69
Some Other Race1

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

Grainger County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Grainger County, Tennessee Median Age

44.2


Total

43


Male

45.5


Female

Grainger County, Tennessee Adults

There are 18,128 adults, (4,407 of whom are seniors) in Grainger County, Tennessee.

Grainger County, Tennessee Age Dependency

67.2

Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Grainger County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

11,559

50.38%

Male

11,383

49.62%

Grainger County, Tennessee Households and Families

Grainger County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Grainger County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.1%14.9%
All77.5%22.5%
Non Family71%29%
Female64.4%35.6%
Male51.2%48.8%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grainger County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1122.577.5
Married5,2762.9885.1
Non Family2,5131.1971
Female8313.0664.4
Male4923.0851.2

2.91

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grainger County, Tennessee Households

Grainger County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5629.49%
9th to 12th Grade1,5949.68%
High School Graduate7,41645.03%
Some College2,75816.75%
Associates Degree1,3127.97%
Bachelors Degree1,2697.71%
Graduate Degree5573.38%

Grainger County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,76712,9221,693
Hispanic40915523
Multiple Races977448
Black7059
Asian696135
Native American564127

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 88.41%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.72%.

Grainger County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,331$35,367$22,995
Less Than High School$24,539$28,885$20,049
High School Grad$27,435$36,269$16,921
Some College$29,485$38,929$24,135
Bachelors Degree$33,737$34,010$33,649
Graduate Degree$52,974$$51,944

$29,331

Average Earnings

$35,367

Average Male

$22,995

Average Female

Grainger County, Tennessee Language

Grainger County, Tennessee Language by Age

Grainger County, Tennessee Language

96.54% of Grainger County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 3.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.83% of the population.

Grainger County, Tennessee Poverty

Grainger County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,5893,86217.89%
Hispanic69622432.18%
Multiple25110541.83%
Black826275.61%
Other11100.00%

18.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.13%

Male Poverty Rate

21.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grainger County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grainger County, Tennessee is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grainger County, Tennessee is White, with 17.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.47%.

Grainger County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.23%
High School17.15%
Some College9.64%
Bachelors or Greater7.15%

Grainger County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.14%
Male Unemployed12.96%
Female Employed10.14%
Male Employed6.19%

Grainger County, Tennessee Income

Grainger County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,088$51,597
Families$49,613$58,285
Married Families$54,765$
Non Families$23,676$32,366

Grainger County, Tennessee Marital Status

Grainger County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.0%

Male Marriage Rate

57.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Grainger County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Grainger 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.

Grainger County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,586

Number of Veterans

1,475

Male Veterans

111

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam676
First Gulf War244
Second Gulf War134
Korea128
World War II41

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74462
35 to 54400
55 to 64386
75+250
18 to 3488

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5868.91%
Hispanic276.07%

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

13.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grainger County, Tennessee Employment Status

Grainger County, Tennessee Employment by Age

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

50.4%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Grainger County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Grainger County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Grainger County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Bean Station 30873109220.71%
Blaine18471875281.52%
Rutledge11191189706.26%
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