McMinn County, Tennessee Population 2018

McMinn County, Tennessee's estimated population is 52,877 with a growth rate of 0.52% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. McMinn County, Tennessee is the 29th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201752,8772710.52%
201652,606-53-0.10%
201652,6592200.42%
201552,439-99-0.19%
201452,5382080.40%
201352,330-35-0.07%
201252,365570.11%
201152,3081400.27%
201052,1689,78523.09%
199042,3835051.21%
198041,8786,41618.09%
197035,4621,8005.35%
196033,6621,6385.11%
195032,0241,2434.04%
194030,7811,7626.07%
193029,0193,88615.46%
192025,1334,08719.42%
191021,0461,8839.83%
190019,1631,2737.12%
189017,8902,82618.76%
188015,0641,0957.84%
187013,9694143.05%
186013,555-351-2.52%
185013,9061,1879.33%
184012,719-1,741-12.04%
183014,46012,837790.94%
18201,6230.00%

McMinn County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White48,845
Black or African American1,978
Two or More Races1,090
Asian284
Some Other Race272
American Indian and Alaska Native108
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29

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

McMinn 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

McMinn County, Tennessee Median Age

42.9


Total

42.6


Male

43.3


Female

McMinn County, Tennessee Adults

There are 41,190 adults, (9,837 of which are seniors) in McMinn County, Tennessee.

McMinn County, Tennessee Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

McMinn County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

26,988

51.30%

Male

25,618

48.70%

McMinn County, Tennessee Households and Families

McMinn County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

McMinn County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All73%27%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Male60.2%39.8%
Female44.1%55.9%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

McMinn County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All20,0162.5773
Married10,7413.1786.3
Non Family6,4771.1761.5
Female1,9993.5144.1
Male7993.5360.2

3.17

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

McMinn County, Tennessee Households

McMinn County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3346.37%
9th to 12th Grade3,83310.46%
High School Graduate16,03643.75%
Some College6,59718.00%
Associates Degree2,8367.74%
Bachelors Degree3,2608.89%
Graduate Degree1,7544.79%

McMinn County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White33,65627,9674,446
Black1,2631,108110
Hispanic938800141
Multiple Races486355153
Asian170157119
Other Race1478424
Native American1086721
Islander292924

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 82.76%.

McMinn County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,386$35,308$21,647
Less Than High School$14,189$19,983$11,301
High School Grad$26,144$31,588$19,678
Some College$31,958$43,936$21,943
Bachelors Degree$41,008$50,678$37,708
Graduate Degree$48,341$61,875$41,648

$29,386

Average Earnings

$35,308

Average Male

$21,647

Average Female

McMinn County, Tennessee Language

McMinn County, Tennessee Language by Age

McMinn County, Tennessee Language

96.48% of McMinn County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 3.52% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.69% of the population.

McMinn County, Tennessee Poverty

McMinn County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White46,2218,48418.36%
Hispanic1,86372038.65%
Black1,86456030.04%
Multiple1,03723522.66%
Other2728631.62%
Asian27482.92%
Native9655.21%

19.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.73%

Male Poverty Rate

21.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McMinn County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in McMinn County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 38.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McMinn County, Tennessee is Asian, with 2.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.62%.

McMinn County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.17%
High School15.97%
Some College10.89%
Bachelors or Greater5.15%

McMinn County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed52.95%
Male Unemployed16.69%
Female Employed11.94%
Male Employed7.11%

McMinn County, Tennessee Income

McMinn County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,661$50,591
Families$49,571$58,090
Married Families$54,564$65,123
Non Families$20,273$33,622

McMinn County, Tennessee Marital Status

McMinn County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

McMinn County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

McMinn 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 35To44.

McMinn County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

McMinn County, Tennessee Veterans

McMinn County, Tennessee Veterans by War

3,519

Number of Veterans

3,365

Male Veterans

154

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,435
First Gulf War459
Korea407
Second Gulf War375
World War II86

McMinn County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 741,056
35 to 54839
75+818
55 to 64609
18 to 34197

McMinn County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,1978.32%
2 or More15328.23%
Black1348.69%
Hispanic665.74%
Other2412.37%
Asian114.42%

McMinn County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

7.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

McMinn County, Tennessee Employment Status

McMinn County, Tennessee Employment by Age

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.2%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

McMinn County, Tennessee Employment by Race

McMinn County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in McMinn County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Athens13562137481861.37%
Sweetwater 577759331562.70%
Etowah34903508180.52%
Englewood15321530-2-0.13%
Niota71872350.70%
Calhoun49049771.43%
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