Hawkins County, Tennessee Population 2018

Hawkins County, Tennessee's estimated population is 56,459 with a growth rate of -0.19% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hawkins County, Tennessee is the 25th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201756,459-108-0.19%
201656,5672010.36%
201656,3661240.22%
201556,242-126-0.22%
201456,368-209-0.37%
201356,5771640.29%
201256,413-115-0.20%
201156,528-344-0.60%
201056,87212,30727.62%
199044,5658141.86%
198043,75110,02529.72%
197033,7263,25810.69%
196030,468-26-0.09%
195030,4941,9716.91%
194028,5234,40618.27%
193024,1171,1995.23%
192022,918-669-2.84%
191023,587-680-2.80%
190024,2672,0219.08%
189022,2461,6367.94%
188020,6104,77330.14%
187015,837-325-2.01%
186016,1622,79220.88%
185013,370-1,665-11.07%
184015,0351,3529.88%
183013,6832,73424.97%
182010,9493,30643.26%
18107,6431,08016.46%
18006,563-407-5.84%
17906,9700.00%

Hawkins County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White54,433
Two or More Races817
Black or African American709
Asian233
Some Other Race224
American Indian and Alaska Native137
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander14

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

Hawkins 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

Hawkins County, Tennessee Median Age

43.8


Total

42.5


Male

44.9


Female

Hawkins County, Tennessee Adults

There are 44,631 adults, (10,691 of which are seniors) in Hawkins County, Tennessee.

Hawkins County, Tennessee Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Hawkins County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

28,869

51.04%

Male

27,698

48.96%

Hawkins County, Tennessee Households and Families

Hawkins County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hawkins County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All74.5%25.5%
Male69.9%30.1%
Non Family62.8%37.2%
Female54.4%45.6%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hawkins County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,0012.4374.5
Married11,4662.9887.4
Non Family7,3361.1462.8
Female2,8053.2154.4
Male1,3943.1769.9

2.95

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

4.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hawkins County, Tennessee Households

Hawkins County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,2408.02%
9th to 12th Grade4,0379.99%
High School Graduate17,59643.54%
Some College7,55018.68%
Associates Degree2,7446.79%
Bachelors Degree3,5668.82%
Graduate Degree1,6834.16%

Hawkins County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,98831,9885,112
Black56348516
Multiple Races32027483
Hispanic30524813
Asian184888
Other Race9494
Native American787817
Islander14

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 25.94%.

Hawkins County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,890$35,189$24,143
Less Than High School$16,490$17,005$15,069
High School Grad$24,414$30,687$18,654
Some College$32,123$43,764$26,129
Bachelors Degree$41,113$58,427$36,309
Graduate Degree$52,588$81,944$46,076

$28,890

Average Earnings

$35,189

Average Male

$24,143

Average Female

Hawkins County, Tennessee Language

Hawkins County, Tennessee Language by Age

Hawkins County, Tennessee Language

98.37% of Hawkins County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Hawkins County, Tennessee Poverty

Hawkins County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White53,22310,09618.97%
Multiple81726432.31%
Hispanic75321628.69%
Black6238213.16%
Other2185525.23%
Asian2332912.45%
Native1301914.62%

19.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.48%

Male Poverty Rate

21.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hawkins County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hawkins County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 32.31% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hawkins County, Tennessee is Asian, with 12.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.49%.

Hawkins County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.96%
High School16.83%
Some College11.55%
Bachelors or Greater5.34%

Hawkins County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.81%
Male Unemployed32.96%
Female Employed10.13%
Male Employed7.54%

Hawkins County, Tennessee Income

Hawkins County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,883$51,063
Families$47,316$59,885
Married Families$55,681$66,905
Non Families$21,301$30,699

Hawkins County, Tennessee Marital Status

Hawkins County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Hawkins County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Hawkins 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.

Hawkins County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Hawkins County, Tennessee Veterans

Hawkins County, Tennessee Veterans by War

4,476

Number of Veterans

4,164

Male Veterans

312

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,818
Second Gulf War632
First Gulf War549
Korea357
World War II163

Hawkins County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,342
75+1,003
55 to 64879
35 to 54834
18 to 34418

Hawkins County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,3189.98%
Black10115.96%
2 or More5716.91%
Hispanic102.30%

Hawkins County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

8.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hawkins County, Tennessee Employment Status

Hawkins County, Tennessee Employment by Age

51.4%

Labor Force Participation

46.8%

Employment Rate

8.9%

Unemployment Rate

Hawkins County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Hawkins County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Hawkins County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Kingsport 5279252806140.03%
Church Hill6736674040.06%
Mount Carmel5425542720.04%
Rogersville44224375-47-1.06%
Bean Station 30873109220.71%
Surgoinsville18011787-14-0.78%
Bulls Gap738724-14-1.90%
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