Grainger County, Tennessee Population 2018

Grainger County, Tennessee's estimated population is 23,144 with a growth rate of 1.45% 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
201723,1443311.45%
201622,813-299-1.29%
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
White22,338
Two or More Races212
Black or African American117
Asian97
American Indian and Alaska Native48
Some Other Race1

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

Grainger 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

Grainger County, Tennessee Median Age

44.2


Total

42.9


Male

45.3


Female

Grainger County, Tennessee Adults

There are 17,977 adults, (4,220 of which are seniors) in Grainger County, Tennessee.

Grainger County, Tennessee Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Grainger County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

11,507

50.44%

Male

11,306

49.56%

Grainger County, Tennessee Households and Families

Grainger County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grainger County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87%13%
All78.8%21.2%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Female66.3%33.7%
Male62.5%37.5%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grainger County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8652.5678.8
Married5,2333.0387
Non Family2,3721.267.9
Female8073.1566.3
Male4533.1162.5

2.98

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5.5%

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 Grade1,67710.28%
9th to 12th Grade1,5169.29%
High School Graduate7,31344.82%
Some College2,73716.77%
Associates Degree1,1817.24%
Bachelors Degree1,3308.15%
Graduate Degree5633.45%

Grainger County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,63712,7011,778
Hispanic35715826
Black9962
Asian978552
Multiple Races948524
Native American333313

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 53.61%.

Grainger County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,353$32,881$22,585
Less Than High School$25,127$26,911$21,356
High School Grad$26,275$32,360$16,585
Some College$28,884$35,817$24,076
Bachelors Degree$33,641$34,464$33,197
Graduate Degree$46,554$42,813$51,250

$28,353

Average Earnings

$32,881

Average Male

$22,585

Average Female

Grainger County, Tennessee Language

Grainger County, Tennessee Language by Age

Grainger County, Tennessee Language

96.57% of Grainger County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 3.43% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.75% of the population.

Grainger County, Tennessee Poverty

Grainger County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,5144,16519.36%
Hispanic65331648.39%
Black1058984.76%
Multiple206125.83%
Other11100.00%

20.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.14%

Male Poverty Rate

22.31%

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 Multiple, with 5.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.50%.

Grainger County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.80%
High School19.02%
Some College11.87%
Bachelors or Greater6.02%

Grainger County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.89%
Male Unemployed21.43%
Female Employed10.41%
Male Employed6.53%

Grainger County, Tennessee Income

Grainger County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,522$49,536
Families$47,678$56,579
Married Families$51,792$
Non Families$21,275$28,713

Grainger County, Tennessee Marital Status

Grainger County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

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

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,589

Number of Veterans

1,484

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam659
First Gulf War170
Korea144
Second Gulf War130
World War II63

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74440
55 to 64398
35 to 54370
75+284
18 to 3497

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,5748.92%
Hispanic307.52%
Black1515.00%

Grainger County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

12.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grainger County, Tennessee Employment Status

Grainger County, Tennessee Employment by Age

52.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

8.2%

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