Sevier County, Tennessee Population 2019

Sevier County, Tennessee's estimated population is 97,638 with a growth rate of 1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sevier County, Tennessee is the 15th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201797,6381,0291.07%
201696,6091,1071.16%
201595,5029320.99%
201494,5701,2721.36%
201393,2981,0671.16%
201292,2311,1241.23%
201191,1071,1591.29%
201089,94838,90576.22%
199051,0439,62523.24%
198041,41813,17746.66%
197028,2413,99016.45%
196024,2518763.75%
195023,375840.36%
194023,2912,81113.73%
193020,480-1,904-8.51%
192022,384880.39%
191022,2962751.25%
190022,0213,26017.38%
189018,7613,22020.72%
188015,5414,51340.92%
187011,0281,90620.89%
18609,1222,20231.82%
18506,9204787.42%
18406,44272512.68%
18305,71794519.80%
18204,7721773.85%
18104,5951,17634.40%
18003,419-200-5.53%
17903,6190.00%

Sevier County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White90,116
Two or More Races1,944
Some Other Race1,721
Asian734
Black or African American662
American Indian and Alaska Native334
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander12

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

Sevier County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2019

1,0002,0003,0004,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sevier County, Tennessee Median Age

42.4


Total

40.5


Male

44


Female

Sevier County, Tennessee Adults

There are 75,350 adults, (17,260 of whom are seniors) in Sevier County, Tennessee.

Sevier County, Tennessee Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sevier County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

48,667

50.95%

Male

46,856

49.05%

Sevier County, Tennessee Households and Families

Sevier County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Sevier County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.1%20.9%
All67.4%32.6%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Female51.7%48.3%
Male44.8%55.2%

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sevier County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All36,9012.5667.4
Married19,8163.0479.1
Non Family11,2131.2955.9
Female4,1153.4151.7
Male1,7573.3344.8

3.02

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sevier County, Tennessee Households

Sevier County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,2256.27%
9th to 12th Grade6,91710.27%
High School Graduate24,54236.44%
Some College14,47821.50%
Associates Degree5,0677.52%
Bachelors Degree7,85311.66%
Graduate Degree4,2596.32%

Sevier County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White62,81952,98411,483
Hispanic2,6561,458161
Other Race86743863
Multiple Races638586113
Asian529529272
Black46643727
Native American24019256
Islander1212

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 51.42%.

Sevier County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,835$31,463$22,954
Less Than High School$19,016$22,147$13,482
High School Grad$24,377$29,567$19,655
Some College$26,731$35,390$23,368
Bachelors Degree$39,837$42,788$35,657
Graduate Degree$46,509$52,813$44,389

$26,835

Average Earnings

$31,463

Average Male

$22,954

Average Female

Sevier County, Tennessee Language

Sevier County, Tennessee Language by Age

Sevier County, Tennessee Language

93.50% of Sevier County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 6.50% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.40% of the population.

Sevier County, Tennessee Poverty

Sevier County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White85,54511,56313.52%
Hispanic5,3402,00637.57%
Other1,70068940.53%
Multiple1,91864933.84%
Asian73411816.08%
Black58811018.71%
Native324309.26%

15.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.79%

Male Poverty Rate

16.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sevier County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sevier County, Tennessee is Other, with 40.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sevier County, Tennessee is Native, with 9.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.58%.

Sevier County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.77%
High School12.82%
Some College9.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.82%

Sevier County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.25%
Male Unemployed29.03%
Female Employed11.36%
Male Employed7.76%

Sevier County, Tennessee Income

Sevier County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,473$58,163
Families$53,774$66,063
Married Families$60,387$74,219
Non Families$26,233$37,043

Sevier County, Tennessee Marital Status

Sevier County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sevier County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Sevier 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.

Sevier County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

Sevier County, Tennessee Veterans

Sevier County, Tennessee Veterans by War

6,742

Number of Veterans

6,163

Male Veterans

579

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam2,964
First Gulf War1,029
Korea539
Second Gulf War454
World War II246

Sevier County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,281
75+1,432
55 to 641,421
35 to 541,371
18 to 34237

Sevier County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,5969.21%
2 or More1159.77%
Black163.80%
Hispanic150.45%
Indian155.81%

Sevier County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

8.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sevier County, Tennessee Employment Status

Sevier County, Tennessee Employment by Age

63.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.1%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Sevier County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Sevier County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sevier County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sevierville1479416665187112.65%
Pigeon Forge586961993305.62%
Gatlinburg394742062596.56%
Pittman Center5015706913.77%
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