McNairy County, Tennessee Population 2018

McNairy County, Tennessee's estimated population is 26,004 with a growth rate of -0.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. McNairy County, Tennessee is the 55th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,004-53-0.20%
201626,0572470.96%
201625,810-50-0.19%
201525,860-165-0.63%
201426,025-3-0.01%
201326,028-92-0.35%
201226,120680.26%
201126,052-9-0.03%
201026,0613,63916.23%
199022,422-103-0.46%
198022,5254,15622.63%
197018,3692841.57%
196018,085-2,305-11.30%
195020,390-34-0.17%
194020,4245232.63%
193019,9011,5518.45%
192018,3501,99412.19%
191016,356-1,404-7.91%
190017,7602,25014.51%
189015,510-1,761-10.20%
188017,2714,54535.71%
187012,726-2,006-13.62%
186014,7321,86814.52%
185012,8643,47937.07%
18409,3853,68864.74%
18305,6970.00%

McNairy County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White23,943
Black or African American1,572
Two or More Races406
Some Other Race78
American Indian and Alaska Native42
Asian16

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

McNairy 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

McNairy County, Tennessee Median Age

42.9


Total

41.2


Male

44.4


Female

McNairy County, Tennessee Adults

There are 20,246 adults, (5,159 of which are seniors) in McNairy County, Tennessee.

McNairy County, Tennessee Age Dependency

72.7

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

McNairy County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

13,323

51.13%

Male

12,734

48.87%

McNairy County, Tennessee Households and Families

McNairy County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

McNairy County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All73.9%26.1%
Male70.9%29.1%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Female61.7%38.3%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

McNairy County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,8392.6173.9
Married4,7853.1684.4
Non Family3,2511.1363.7
Female1,3113.9161.7
Male4923.6170.9

3.25

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

McNairy County, Tennessee Households

McNairy County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5638.61%
9th to 12th Grade1,94910.73%
High School Graduate8,12344.72%
Some College3,43018.88%
Associates Degree1,1096.11%
Bachelors Degree1,3757.57%
Graduate Degree6143.38%

McNairy County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,65413,4341,925
Black1,08788024
Hispanic1831394
Multiple Races18214727
Native American4242
Other Race2210
Asian999

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

McNairy County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,543$32,226$22,141
Less Than High School$20,792$23,824$10,972
High School Grad$25,292$30,985$17,652
Some College$27,244$38,900$21,812
Bachelors Degree$41,465$56,641$40,053
Graduate Degree$57,857$75,217$48,571

$27,543

Average Earnings

$32,226

Average Male

$22,141

Average Female

McNairy County, Tennessee Language

McNairy County, Tennessee Language by Age

McNairy County, Tennessee Language

98.20% of McNairy County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.80% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.81% of the population.

McNairy County, Tennessee Poverty

McNairy County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,1514,91721.24%
Black1,50252534.95%
Hispanic49031163.47%
Multiple39710927.46%
Other786684.62%
Asian16743.75%

23.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.30%

Male Poverty Rate

24.75%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McNairy County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in McNairy County, Tennessee is Other, with 84.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in McNairy County, Tennessee is White, with 21.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.96%.

McNairy County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.63%
Some College19.71%
High School17.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.27%

McNairy County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.39%
Male Unemployed37.64%
Male Employed9.00%
Female Employed8.81%

McNairy County, Tennessee Income

McNairy County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,956$46,660
Families$42,119$56,444
Married Families$50,293$
Non Families$18,395$25,218

McNairy County, Tennessee Marital Status

McNairy County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.4%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

Female Marriage Rate

McNairy County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

McNairy 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.

McNairy County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

McNairy County, Tennessee Veterans

McNairy County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,830

Number of Veterans

1,694

Male Veterans

136

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam769
Korea194
World War II184
First Gulf War183
Second Gulf War128

McNairy County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74581
75+533
35 to 54362
55 to 64320
18 to 3434

McNairy County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8079.65%
Hispanic123.85%
Black110.91%
2 or More94.89%
Indian37.14%

McNairy County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

9.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

McNairy County, Tennessee Employment Status

McNairy County, Tennessee Employment by Age

50.6%

Labor Force Participation

43%

Employment Rate

14.8%

Unemployment Rate

McNairy County, Tennessee Employment by Race

McNairy County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in McNairy County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Selmer44044465611.39%
Adamsville 21832204210.96%
Bethel Springs717708-9-1.26%
Eastview707697-10-1.41%
Michie594589-5-0.84%
Guys466462-4-0.86%
Ramer321318-3-0.93%
Finger298295-3-1.01%
Stantonville269267-2-0.74%
Milledgeville 266265-1-0.38%
Enville 18819021.06%
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