Lake County, Tennessee Population 2020

Lake County, Tennessee's estimated population is 7,459 with a growth rate of -0.76% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, Tennessee is the 91st largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20187,411-48-0.64%
20177,459-57-0.76%
20167,516-57-0.75%
20157,573-97-1.26%
20147,670-32-0.42%
20137,702-19-0.25%
20127,721-73-0.94%
20117,794-34-0.43%
20107,8286999.81%
19907,129-326-4.37%
19807,455-441-5.59%
19707,896-1,676-17.51%
19609,572-2,083-17.87%
195011,6554203.74%
194011,2357497.14%
193010,4861,41115.55%
19209,0753714.26%
19108,7041,33618.13%
19007,3682,06438.91%
18905,3041,33633.67%
18803,9681,54063.43%
18702,4280.00%

How Many People Live in Lake County, Tennessee?

7,459

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,11267.92%
Black or African American2,19029.10%
Two or More Races1151.53%
Some Other Race831.10%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.21%
Asian100.13%

Lake County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2020

Lake County, Tennessee Median Age

40.2


Total

37.4


Male

45.9


Female

Lake County, Tennessee Adults

There are 6,388 adults, (1,141 of whom are seniors) in Lake County, Tennessee.

Lake County, Tennessee Age Dependency

43.4

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

2,884

38.32%

Male

4,642

61.68%

Lake County, Tennessee Households and Families

Lake County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.5%24.5%
All57.3%42.7%
Non Family48.1%51.9%
Female43.4%56.6%
Male35.9%64.1%

57.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2032.1957.3
Married8772.7475.5
Non Family7341.2948.1
Female4612.443.4
Male1312.8535.9

2.58

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake County, Tennessee Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade58510.33%
9th to 12th Grade91316.13%
High School Graduate2,48043.81%
Some College85615.12%
Associates Degree2364.17%
Bachelors Degree3876.84%
Graduate Degree2043.60%

Lake County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8742,966492
Black1,6231,08384
Hispanic8660
Other Race5232
Multiple Races48458
Native American165
Asian10107

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 70.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,134$31,178$27,266
Less Than High School$11,042$16,500$9,135
High School Grad$26,148$31,888$21,161
Some College$30,543$29,464$30,692
Bachelors Degree$37,369$51,806$37,052
Graduate Degree$57,000$42,292$63,125

$30,134

Average Earnings

$31,178

Average Male

$27,266

Average Female

Lake County, Tennessee Language

Lake County, Tennessee Language by Age

Lake County, Tennessee Language

98.13% of Lake County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.87% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Lake County, Tennessee Poverty

Lake County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,60781422.57%
Black87133138.00%
Hispanic1319068.70%
Multiple943739.36%
Other3535100.00%

26.90%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.23%

Male Poverty Rate

28.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Tennessee

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Tennessee is White, with 22.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.31%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.82%
High School25.28%
Some College14.95%
Bachelors or Greater1.14%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed56.67%
Female Unemployed54.64%
Female Employed11.28%
Male Employed8.31%

Lake County, Tennessee Income

Lake County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,966$56,301
Families$47,269$66,165
Married Families$71,853-
Non Families$15,278$33,337

Lake County, Tennessee Marital Status

Lake County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Lake County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Lake County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Lake County, Tennessee Veterans

414

Number of Veterans

381

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam166
First Gulf War77
Second Gulf War52
Korea37
World War II10

Lake County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3578.20%
Black573.02%

Lake County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

13.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Tennessee Employment Status

33.6%

Labor Force Participation

30.3%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lake County, Tennessee Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

72.03%

Born in Tennessee

99.32%

Native Born

0.68%

Foreign Born

0.33%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.32% of Lake County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 72.03% having been born in Tennessee. 0.33% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Population of Cities in Lake County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tinville44634349-114-2.55%
Ridgely17951707-88-4.90%
  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