Lewis County, Tennessee Population 2019

Lewis County, Tennessee's estimated population is 12,035 with a growth rate of 1.03% 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
201712,0351231.03%
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
White11,371
Asian319
Black or African American143
Some Other Race59
Two or More Races52

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Lewis County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Lewis County, Tennessee Median Age

44.7


Total

43.3


Male

46.1


Female

Lewis County, Tennessee Adults

There are 9,385 adults, (2,491 of whom are seniors) in Lewis County, Tennessee.

Lewis County, Tennessee Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Lewis County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

6,080

50.90%

Male

5,864

49.10%

Lewis County, Tennessee Households and Families

Lewis County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Lewis County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89%11%
All78.8%21.2%
Non Family68.4%31.6%
Female67.2%32.8%
Male33.5%66.5%

78.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lewis County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,6632.5178.8
Married2,6363.0589
Non Family1,3931.168.4
Female4793.5167.2
Male1552.9433.5

3.05

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

3.7%

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 Grade5626.59%
9th to 12th Grade87310.23%
High School Graduate3,65642.86%
Some College1,75820.61%
Associates Degree6577.70%
Bachelors Degree7118.34%
Graduate Degree3133.67%

Lewis County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,9866,589964
Asian30030060
Hispanic11493
Black8476
Multiple Races3425
Other Race2712

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 20.00%.

Lewis County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,623$34,608$21,199
Less Than High School$13,650$$10,547
High School Grad$24,434$31,607$18,790
Some College$31,060$43,578$22,195
Bachelors Degree$37,197$33,839$38,333
Graduate Degree$43,665$$43,693

$27,623

Average Earnings

$34,608

Average Male

$21,199

Average Female

Lewis County, Tennessee Language

Lewis County, Tennessee Language by Age

Lewis County, Tennessee Language

95.66% of Lewis County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 4.34% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 2.61% of the population.

Lewis County, Tennessee Poverty

Lewis County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,0092,24920.43%
Asian31928890.28%
Black1273628.35%
Hispanic259186.95%
Other551221.82%

22.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.55%

Male Poverty Rate

22.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lewis County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lewis County, Tennessee is Asian, with 90.28% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lewis County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 6.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.09%.

Lewis County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.07%
High School20.07%
Bachelors or Greater9.84%
Some College9.75%

Lewis County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed21.32%
Female Unemployed10.77%
Male Employed7.49%
Female Employed6.76%

Lewis County, Tennessee Income

Lewis County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,092$50,885
Families$46,375$59,511
Married Families$53,320$
Non Families$21,896$28,603

Lewis County, Tennessee Marital Status

Lewis County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.7%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans by War

651

Number of Veterans

604

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam279
Second Gulf War114
Korea59
First Gulf War56
World War II24

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74208
75+138
55 to 64129
35 to 54126
18 to 3450

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6427.22%
Black910.71%

Lewis County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

11.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lewis County, Tennessee Employment Status

Lewis County, Tennessee Employment by Age

51.6%

Labor Force Participation

49.2%

Employment Rate

4%

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