Hancock County, Tennessee Population 2018

Hancock County, Tennessee's estimated population is 6,600 with a growth rate of -0.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hancock County, Tennessee is the 92nd largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,600-9-0.14%
20166,609120.18%
20166,597180.27%
20156,579-45-0.68%
20146,624-2-0.03%
20136,626-34-0.51%
20126,660-39-0.58%
20116,699-103-1.51%
20106,802630.93%
19906,739-148-2.15%
19806,8871682.50%
19706,719-1,038-13.38%
19607,757-1,359-14.91%
19509,116-2,115-18.83%
194011,2311,55816.11%
19309,673-781-7.47%
192010,454-324-3.01%
191010,778-369-3.31%
190011,1478057.78%
189010,3421,24413.67%
18809,0981,95027.28%
18707,1481281.82%
18607,0201,36024.03%
18505,6600.00%

Hancock County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,474
Two or More Races55
American Indian and Alaska Native44
Black or African American26
Asian6
Some Other Race4

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

Hancock County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Hancock County, Tennessee Median Age

44.3


Total

43.7


Male

45.4


Female

Hancock County, Tennessee Adults

There are 5,241 adults, (1,203 of which are seniors) in Hancock County, Tennessee.

Hancock County, Tennessee Age Dependency

63.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Hancock County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

3,321

50.25%

Male

3,288

49.75%

Hancock County, Tennessee Households and Families

Hancock County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hancock County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.1%12.9%
Male87%13%
All77.1%22.9%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Female60.5%39.5%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hancock County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7512.3477.1
Married1,3143.0187.1
Non Family9791.0967.3
Female3043.2460.5
Male1542.7787

2.97

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hancock County, Tennessee Households

Hancock County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade50310.59%
9th to 12th Grade65213.72%
High School Graduate1,89939.96%
Some College94419.87%
Associates Degree2164.55%
Bachelors Degree3357.05%
Graduate Degree2034.27%

Hancock County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,6193,488534
Hispanic4848
Native American4439
Multiple Races194
Black1814
Other Race444

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Hancock County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,330$30,753$22,005
Less Than High School$21,250$22,738$18,239
High School Grad$24,231$30,551$17,161
Some College$26,118$30,855$22,232
Bachelors Degree$26,842$$26,118
Graduate Degree$47,143$$48,229

$25,330

Average Earnings

$30,753

Average Male

$22,005

Average Female

Hancock County, Tennessee Language

Hancock County, Tennessee Language by Age

Hancock County, Tennessee Language

98.63% of Hancock County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.37% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.99% of the population.

Hancock County, Tennessee Poverty

Hancock County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,2971,69226.87%
Hispanic442250.00%
Multiple511937.25%
Native441840.91%
Asian66100.00%

27.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.44%

Male Poverty Rate

31.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hancock County, Tennessee

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Tennessee is White, with 26.87% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.94%.

Hancock County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.27%
High School21.33%
Some College16.12%
Bachelors or Greater7.72%

Hancock County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed69.12%
Male Unemployed51.63%
Female Employed13.57%
Male Employed9.04%

Hancock County, Tennessee Income

Hancock County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,973$38,045
Families$38,897$47,394
Married Families$42,158$
Non Families$14,580$19,968

Hancock County, Tennessee Marital Status

Hancock County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hancock County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Hancock 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.

Hancock County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by War

371

Number of Veterans

347

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam216
First Gulf War48
Second Gulf War18
Korea10
World War II5

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74124
55 to 64120
35 to 5476
75+42
18 to 349

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

8.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hancock County, Tennessee Employment Status

Hancock County, Tennessee Employment by Age

46.2%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

12.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hancock County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Hancock County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hancock County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sneedville13901347-43-3.09%
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