Lauderdale County, Tennessee Population 2018

Lauderdale County, Tennessee's estimated population is 25,274 with a growth rate of -7.29% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lauderdale County, Tennessee is the 58th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,274-1,987-7.29%
201627,2611,9117.54%
201625,350-1,590-5.90%
201526,940-420-1.54%
201427,360-202-0.73%
201327,562-103-0.37%
201227,665-17-0.06%
201127,682-37-0.13%
201027,7194,22818.00%
199023,491-1,064-4.33%
198024,5554,28421.13%
197020,271-1,573-7.20%
196021,844-3,203-12.79%
195025,0475862.40%
194024,4611,0554.51%
193023,4061,9128.90%
192021,4943891.84%
191021,105-866-3.94%
190021,9713,21517.14%
189018,7563,83825.73%
188014,9184,08037.65%
187010,8383,27943.38%
18607,5592,39046.24%
18505,1691,73450.48%
18403,4350.00%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,836
Black or African American9,502
Two or More Races442
Some Other Race266
American Indian and Alaska Native151
Asian64

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

Lauderdale 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

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Median Age

37.6


Total

35.5


Male

39.4


Female

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Adults

There are 20,936 adults, (3,789 of which are seniors) in Lauderdale County, Tennessee.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Age Dependency

58.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

13,013

47.73%

Male

14,248

52.27%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Households and Families

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.8%24.2%
All58.5%41.5%
Male55.8%44.2%
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Female30.5%69.5%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7452.558.5
Married4,2233.0575.8
Non Family2,9021.1453.1
Female2,0043.230.5
Male6162.8355.8

3

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Households

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5898.63%
9th to 12th Grade2,92015.86%
High School Graduate8,29445.04%
Some College3,20917.43%
Associates Degree8244.47%
Bachelors Degree9875.36%
Graduate Degree5923.21%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,7319,1071,126
Black5,9804,374389
Hispanic3441733
Multiple Races25820421
Other Race16852
Native American874921
Asian382222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 79.07%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 57.89%.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,551$30,775$25,411
Less Than High School$18,516$21,341$13,548
High School Grad$26,299$31,355$22,274
Some College$27,711$30,182$26,238
Bachelors Degree$39,469$50,057$35,789
Graduate Degree$55,850$45,625$57,891

$27,551

Average Earnings

$30,775

Average Male

$25,411

Average Female

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Language

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Language by Age

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Language

97.26% of Lauderdale County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.93% of the population.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Poverty

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,0842,83735.09%
White15,1302,83218.72%
Multiple40318044.67%
Hispanic52711722.20%
Native1512919.21%
Asian642437.50%
Other20662.91%

24.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.88%

Male Poverty Rate

25.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lauderdale County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lauderdale County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 44.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lauderdale County, Tennessee is Other, with 2.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.59%.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.41%
High School20.76%
Some College15.61%
Bachelors or Greater6.48%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.35%
Male Unemployed38.84%
Female Employed12.85%
Male Employed8.06%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Income

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,353$44,213
Families$38,864$50,954
Married Families$54,250$
Non Families$19,816$26,114

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Marital Status

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Lauderdale 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 55To64.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,422

Number of Veterans

1,333

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam618
First Gulf War167
Second Gulf War155
Korea99
World War II74

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74438
55 to 64427
35 to 54228
75+219
18 to 34110

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0588.01%
Black3344.73%
2 or More227.69%
Hispanic112.53%
Indian87.27%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

11.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Employment Status

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Employment by Age

47.6%

Labor Force Participation

42.1%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lauderdale County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ripley84458116-329-3.90%
Halls22602162-98-4.34%
Henning967935-32-3.31%
Gates633614-19-3.00%
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