Marion County, Tennessee Population 2018

Marion County, Tennessee's estimated population is 28,425 with a growth rate of 0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marion County, Tennessee is the 51st largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,425620.22%
201628,363420.15%
201628,321-55-0.19%
201528,376260.09%
201428,350490.17%
201328,301870.31%
201228,2141210.43%
201128,093-127-0.45%
201028,2203,36013.52%
199024,8604441.82%
198024,4163,83918.66%
197020,577-459-2.18%
196021,0365162.51%
195020,5201,3807.21%
194019,1401,5919.07%
193017,5491470.84%
192017,402-1,418-7.53%
191018,8201,5398.91%
190017,2811,87012.13%
189015,4114,50141.26%
188010,9104,06959.48%
18706,84165110.52%
18606,190-124-1.96%
18506,3142444.02%
18406,07056210.20%
18305,5081,62041.67%
18203,8880.00%

Marion County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,533
Two or More Races1,075
Black or African American502
Asian128
American Indian and Alaska Native78
Some Other Race47

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

Marion 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

Marion County, Tennessee Median Age

43.2


Total

42


Male

44.5


Female

Marion County, Tennessee Adults

There are 22,322 adults, (5,162 of which are seniors) in Marion County, Tennessee.

Marion County, Tennessee Age Dependency

65.5

Age Dependency Ratio

30.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

14,520

51.19%

Male

13,843

48.81%

Marion County, Tennessee Households and Families

Marion County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Marion County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All72%28%
Male65.6%34.4%
Female63.3%36.7%
Non Family54.7%45.3%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marion County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,2192.572
Married5,8513.0384.3
Non Family3,1041.1554.7
Female1,5782.9863.3
Male6862.9865.6

2.94

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Marion County, Tennessee Households

Marion County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8058.94%
9th to 12th Grade2,57612.75%
High School Graduate7,48037.03%
Some College4,58122.68%
Associates Degree1,2646.26%
Bachelors Degree1,6218.02%
Graduate Degree8734.32%

Marion County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White18,82714,7632,335
Multiple Races66353840
Black37227849
Hispanic26216519
Asian807339
Native American363420
Other Race12126

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 55.56%.

Marion County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,417$40,081$21,701
Less Than High School$19,483$25,820$11,250
High School Grad$30,024$35,812$20,158
Some College$31,801$41,913$22,121
Bachelors Degree$46,496$68,000$35,250
Graduate Degree$48,533$48,808$42,155

$31,417

Average Earnings

$40,081

Average Male

$21,701

Average Female

Marion County, Tennessee Language

Marion County, Tennessee Language by Age

Marion County, Tennessee Language

98.80% of Marion County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.20% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.92% of the population.

Marion County, Tennessee Poverty

Marion County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,8424,74418.36%
Multiple1,04029728.56%
Hispanic47122247.13%
Black4439521.44%
Asian1282821.88%
Other47817.02%
Native7168.45%

19.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.78%

Male Poverty Rate

21.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 47.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Tennessee is Native, with 8.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.10%.

Marion County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.45%
High School16.51%
Some College8.50%
Bachelors or Greater3.53%

Marion County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.07%
Male Unemployed45.27%
Female Employed10.64%
Male Employed7.04%

Marion County, Tennessee Income

Marion County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,477$54,265
Families$51,377$63,888
Married Families$61,727$
Non Families$17,953$26,909

Marion County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marion County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Marion County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Marion County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,805

Number of Veterans

1,700

Male Veterans

105

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam742
First Gulf War276
Korea173
Second Gulf War154
World War II72

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74604
75+408
35 to 54362
55 to 64340
18 to 3491

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7368.29%
Hispanic4114.34%
Black4110.02%
2 or More283.91%

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

8.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion County, Tennessee Employment Status

Marion County, Tennessee Employment by Age

54.2%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Marion County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Marion County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Marion County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Jasper33083362541.63%
South Pittsburg31013097-4-0.13%
Whitwell17011717160.94%
Kimball14191391-28-1.97%
Powells Crossroads1324132620.15%
Monteagle 11891172-17-1.43%
New Hope10861063-23-2.12%
Orme114113-1-0.88%
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