Morgan County, Tennessee Population 2018

Morgan County, Tennessee's estimated population is 21,636 with a growth rate of -0.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morgan County, Tennessee is the 64th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,636-52-0.24%
201621,688-36-0.17%
201621,7242371.10%
201521,487-201-0.93%
201421,688270.12%
201321,661-231-1.06%
201221,892-105-0.48%
201121,997-21-0.10%
201022,0184,71827.27%
199017,3006964.19%
198016,6042,98521.92%
197013,619-685-4.79%
196014,304-1,423-9.05%
195015,7274853.18%
194015,2421,63912.05%
193013,6033182.39%
192013,2851,82715.95%
191011,4581,87119.52%
19009,5871,94825.50%
18907,6392,48348.16%
18805,1562,18773.66%
18702,969-384-11.45%
18603,353-77-2.24%
18503,43077028.95%
18402,660783.02%
18302,58290654.06%
18201,6760.00%

Morgan County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White20,442
Black or African American1,006
Two or More Races121
Some Other Race66
American Indian and Alaska Native43
Asian7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

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

Morgan 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

Morgan County, Tennessee Median Age

41.1


Total

39.1


Male

43.8


Female

Morgan County, Tennessee Adults

There are 17,394 adults, (3,383 of which are seniors) in Morgan County, Tennessee.

Morgan County, Tennessee Age Dependency

54.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

9,601

44.27%

Male

12,087

55.73%

Morgan County, Tennessee Households and Families

Morgan County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morgan County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.6%11.4%
All81.1%18.9%
Non Family74.5%25.5%
Male66.5%33.5%
Female65.1%34.9%

81.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morgan County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2212.6181.1
Married4,1463.0688.6
Non Family1,8791.374.5
Female8322.9365.1
Male3643.5366.5

2.98

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morgan County, Tennessee Households

Morgan County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1117.15%
9th to 12th Grade2,02913.06%
High School Graduate7,52548.45%
Some College2,72517.54%
Associates Degree9856.34%
Bachelors Degree7254.67%
Graduate Degree4332.79%

Morgan County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,54511,7871,141
Black7824769
Hispanic123743
Multiple Races60395
Other Race43171
Native American1912
Islander33
Asian22

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 8.33%.

Morgan County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,939$31,911$20,945
Less Than High School$16,106$21,735$13,333
High School Grad$24,705$31,243$17,901
Some College$29,890$32,488$23,955
Bachelors Degree$41,250$45,833$36,587
Graduate Degree$61,691$90,300$52,361

$27,939

Average Earnings

$31,911

Average Male

$20,945

Average Female

Morgan County, Tennessee Language

Morgan County, Tennessee Language by Age

Morgan County, Tennessee Language

97.64% of Morgan County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.08% of the population.

Morgan County, Tennessee Poverty

Morgan County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White18,4464,31223.38%
Hispanic1367756.62%
Multiple732331.51%
Black11327.27%

23.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.25%

Male Poverty Rate

23.94%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 56.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Tennessee is White, with 23.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.08%.

Morgan County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.03%
High School20.15%
Some College16.37%
Bachelors or Greater3.10%

Morgan County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.13%
Male Unemployed46.02%
Female Employed12.69%
Male Employed9.87%

Morgan County, Tennessee Income

Morgan County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,728$53,557
Families$46,461$60,579
Married Families$52,959$
Non Families$21,167$31,571

Morgan County, Tennessee Marital Status

Morgan County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Morgan 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.

Morgan County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

Morgan County, Tennessee Veterans

Morgan County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,915

Number of Veterans

1,856

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam862
First Gulf War379
Korea187
Second Gulf War169
World War II53

Morgan County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54502
55 to 64471
65 to 74443
75+429
18 to 3470

Morgan County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,87811.57%
Black222.20%
2 or More1418.67%
Hispanic31.86%
Other11.52%

Morgan County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

13.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Tennessee Employment Status

Morgan County, Tennessee Employment by Age

42.3%

Labor Force Participation

38.6%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Morgan County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Morgan County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Harriman 63576218-139-2.19%
Oliver Springs 32403253130.40%
Wartburg918905-13-1.42%
Sunbright552545-7-1.27%
Oakdale207217104.83%
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