Lewis County, Tennessee Population 2018

Lewis County, Tennessee's estimated population is 12,035 with a growth rate of 1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lewis County, Tennessee is the 84th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,0351281.07%
201611,907-5-0.04%
201611,912290.24%
201511,883-13-0.11%
201411,896-97-0.81%
201311,993520.44%
201211,941-204-1.68%
201112,145-29-0.24%
201012,1742,92731.65%
19909,247-453-4.67%
19809,7002,93943.47%
19706,7614927.85%
19606,2691913.14%
19506,0782293.92%
19405,84959111.24%
19305,258-449-7.87%
19205,707-326-5.40%
19106,0331,57835.42%
19004,4551,90074.36%
18902,55537417.15%
18802,1811959.82%
18701,986-255-11.38%
18602,241-2,197-49.50%
18504,4380.00%

Lewis County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,300
Asian233
Black or African American193
Two or More Races115
Some Other Race66

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

Lewis 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

Lewis County, Tennessee Median Age

43.6


Total

42


Male

45.3


Female

Lewis County, Tennessee Adults

There are 9,252 adults, (2,298 of which are seniors) in Lewis County, Tennessee.

Lewis County, Tennessee Age Dependency

71.2

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lewis County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

6,003

50.42%

Male

5,904

49.58%

Lewis County, Tennessee Households and Families

Lewis County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lewis County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All76.9%23.1%
Male67.5%32.5%
Female64.7%35.3%
Non Family61.2%38.8%

76.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lewis County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6872.4976.9
Married2,629388.1
Non Family1,3961.1161.2
Female4563.6864.7
Male2062.6867.5

3

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lewis County, Tennessee Households

Lewis County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6077.23%
9th to 12th Grade85610.19%
High School Graduate3,60542.93%
Some College1,75220.86%
Associates Degree5446.48%
Bachelors Degree7248.62%
Graduate Degree3093.68%

Lewis County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,8996,525955
Asian21421478
Black11959
Hispanic11897
Multiple Races3527
Other Race3312

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 36.45%.

Lewis County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,014$32,111$21,583
Less Than High School$11,316$$
High School Grad$24,018$30,571$18,206
Some College$30,019$37,207$23,602
Bachelors Degree$36,030$$36,607
Graduate Degree$35,395$$37,105

$26,014

Average Earnings

$32,111

Average Male

$21,583

Average Female

Lewis County, Tennessee Language

Lewis County, Tennessee Language by Age

Lewis County, Tennessee Language

96.20% of Lewis County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 3.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Lewis County, Tennessee Poverty

Lewis County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,9512,13619.51%
Asian23320688.41%
Black177179.60%
Hispanic255135.10%
Other601220.00%

20.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.07%

Male Poverty Rate

20.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lewis County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lewis County, Tennessee is Asian, with 88.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lewis County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 5.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.13%.

Lewis County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.80%
High School15.77%
Bachelors or Greater12.76%
Some College8.69%

Lewis County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.65%
Female Unemployed13.59%
Male Employed9.38%
Female Employed6.88%

Lewis County, Tennessee Income

Lewis County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,920$49,494
Families$44,688$57,870
Married Families$48,231$
Non Families$21,484$27,748

Lewis County, Tennessee Marital Status

Lewis County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.3%

Male Marriage Rate

56.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Lewis County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Lewis 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.

Lewis County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans by War

781

Number of Veterans

736

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam346
Second Gulf War138
Korea99
First Gulf War70
World War II6

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74243
35 to 54178
55 to 64159
75+115
18 to 3486

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7738.78%
Black86.72%

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

14.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lewis County, Tennessee Employment Status

Lewis County, Tennessee Employment by Age

53.4%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lewis County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Lewis County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lewis County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hohenwald37553678-77-2.05%
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