Johnson County, Tennessee Population 2018

Johnson County, Tennessee's estimated population is 17,691 with a growth rate of -1.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Johnson County, Tennessee is the 71st largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,691-232-1.29%
201617,9231460.82%
201617,777-58-0.33%
201517,835-97-0.54%
201417,932-63-0.35%
201317,995-154-0.85%
201218,149-58-0.32%
201118,207-81-0.44%
201018,2884,52232.85%
199013,766210.15%
198013,7452,17618.81%
197011,5698047.47%
196010,765-1,513-12.32%
195012,278-720-5.54%
194012,9987896.46%
193012,209-21-0.17%
192012,230-961-7.29%
191013,1912,60224.57%
190010,5891,73119.54%
18908,8581,09214.06%
18807,7661,91432.71%
18705,85283416.62%
18605,0181,31335.44%
18503,7051,04739.39%
18402,6580.00%

Johnson County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,701
Black or African American689
Two or More Races259
Some Other Race156
American Indian and Alaska Native89
Asian29

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

Johnson 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

Johnson County, Tennessee Median Age

44.8


Total

42.8


Male

48.1


Female

Johnson County, Tennessee Adults

There are 14,751 adults, (3,692 of which are seniors) in Johnson County, Tennessee.

Johnson County, Tennessee Age Dependency

61.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Johnson County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

8,305

46.34%

Male

9,618

53.66%

Johnson County, Tennessee Households and Families

Johnson County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Johnson County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.7%12.3%
All75.1%24.9%
Non Family63.9%36.1%
Male54.8%45.2%
Female54.2%45.8%

75.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Johnson County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,9152.3175.1
Married3,6432.8887.7
Non Family2,3201.1363.9
Female6733.0754.2
Male2792.9554.8

2.85

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Johnson County, Tennessee Households

Johnson County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1828.81%
9th to 12th Grade2,00214.92%
High School Graduate5,57941.57%
Some College2,35517.55%
Associates Degree9497.07%
Bachelors Degree8676.46%
Graduate Degree4883.64%

Johnson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,4399,6931,336
Black4842636
Multiple Races218135
Hispanic1744513
Native American8984
Other Race654
Asian1818

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 10.74%.

Johnson County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,144$22,830$18,584
Less Than High School$14,485$17,390$10,592
High School Grad$18,275$21,082$14,985
Some College$21,525$30,579$18,328
Bachelors Degree$35,083$31,938$35,583
Graduate Degree$46,071$48,000$45,893

$21,144

Average Earnings

$22,830

Average Male

$18,584

Average Female

Johnson County, Tennessee Language

Johnson County, Tennessee Language by Age

Johnson County, Tennessee Language

98.19% of Johnson County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.57% of the population.

Johnson County, Tennessee Poverty

Johnson County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,3794,00926.07%
Hispanic25317267.98%
Other14714397.28%
Black1906232.63%
Multiple1485939.86%
Asian231147.83%

26.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.90%

Male Poverty Rate

27.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Johnson County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Tennessee is Other, with 97.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Tennessee is White, with 26.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.15%.

Johnson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.80%
High School18.83%
Some College18.57%
Bachelors or Greater4.11%

Johnson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed51.49%
Male Unemployed15.12%
Male Employed14.16%
Female Employed12.36%

Johnson County, Tennessee Income

Johnson County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,180$44,129
Families$36,973$52,660
Married Families$44,898$
Non Families$17,260$25,143

Johnson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Johnson County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Johnson County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Johnson 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.

Johnson County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Johnson County, Tennessee Veterans

Johnson County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,538

Number of Veterans

1,494

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam629
First Gulf War224
Second Gulf War166
Korea94
World War II57

Johnson County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74491
35 to 54440
75+276
55 to 64241
18 to 3490

Johnson County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,41110.29%
2 or More6327.51%
Black518.13%
Indian1314.61%

Johnson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

12.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Johnson County, Tennessee Employment Status

Johnson County, Tennessee Employment by Age

40.4%

Labor Force Participation

37.7%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Johnson County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Johnson County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Johnson County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Mountain City25092443-66-2.63%
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