Sumner County, Tennessee Population 2018

Sumner County, Tennessee's estimated population is 183,545 with a growth rate of 2.48% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sumner County, Tennessee is the 8th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017175,730-7,815-4.26%
2017183,5454,4372.48%
2016179,1083,9152.23%
2015175,1933,0101.75%
2014172,1833,5602.11%
2013168,6232,8401.71%
2012165,7832,1991.34%
2011163,5842,3851.48%
2010161,19957,91856.08%
1990103,28117,49120.39%
198085,79029,68452.91%
197056,10619,88954.92%
196036,2172,6848.00%
195033,5338142.49%
194032,7194,09714.31%
193028,6229143.30%
192027,7082,0878.15%
191025,621-451-1.73%
190026,0722,40410.16%
189023,668430.18%
188023,625-86-0.36%
187023,7111,6817.63%
186022,030-687-3.02%
185022,7172721.21%
184022,4451,8769.12%
183020,5691,3587.07%
182019,2115,41939.29%
181013,7929,176198.79%
18004,6162,420110.20%
17902,1960.00%

Sumner County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White155,391
Black or African American12,091
Two or More Races3,306
Asian2,257
Some Other Race1,963
American Indian and Alaska Native582
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander140

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

Sumner County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,0007,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,0007,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sumner County, Tennessee Median Age

39.6


Total

38.4


Male

40.7


Female

Sumner County, Tennessee Adults

There are 133,212 adults, (26,026 of whom are seniors) in Sumner County, Tennessee.

Sumner County, Tennessee Age Dependency

63.9

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumner County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

89,762

51.08%

Male

85,968

48.92%

Sumner County, Tennessee Households and Families

Sumner County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Sumner County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
All73.5%26.5%
Non Family58.4%41.6%
Male55.2%44.8%
Female53.5%46.5%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumner County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All64,6002.773.5
Married36,3983.286.5
Non Family17,4421.1958.4
Female7,5113.453.5
Male3,2493.5655.2

3.18

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sumner County, Tennessee Households

Sumner County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,2743.58%
9th to 12th Grade8,1266.81%
High School Graduate37,49431.43%
Some College28,12923.58%
Associates Degree9,6068.05%
Bachelors Degree21,30217.86%
Graduate Degree10,3588.68%

Sumner County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White104,86894,71627,948
Black7,6666,9992,021
Hispanic3,8452,618707
Asian1,5991,337659
Other Race1,019804275
Multiple Races967867200
Native American457393101
Islander4848

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 41.21%.

Sumner County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,720$45,856$31,368
Less Than High School$24,677$27,581$19,282
High School Grad$30,996$36,829$25,123
Some College$35,711$45,390$30,014
Bachelors Degree$51,345$68,698$41,584
Graduate Degree$57,311$80,682$51,212

$37,720

Average Earnings

$45,856

Average Male

$31,368

Average Female

Sumner County, Tennessee Language

Sumner County, Tennessee Language by Age

Sumner County, Tennessee Language

93.62% of Sumner County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 6.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.83% of the population.

Sumner County, Tennessee Poverty

Sumner County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White148,24712,5368.46%
Black11,8581,91016.11%
Hispanic7,9151,90124.02%
Other1,94155828.75%
Multiple3,2473249.98%
Asian2,2571456.42%
Islander1308263.08%
Native582345.84%

9.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.23%

Male Poverty Rate

11.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumner County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumner County, Tennessee is Islander, with 63.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumner County, Tennessee is Native, with 5.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.63%.

Sumner County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.32%
High School10.00%
Some College6.86%
Bachelors or Greater2.88%

Sumner County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed23.14%
Male Unemployed20.23%
Female Employed5.18%
Male Employed3.94%

Sumner County, Tennessee Income

Sumner County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,584$80,740
Families$72,529$92,588
Married Families$83,858$105,502
Non Families$34,712$44,643

Sumner County, Tennessee Marital Status

Sumner County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumner County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Sumner 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 45To54.

Sumner County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

Sumner County, Tennessee Veterans

Sumner County, Tennessee Veterans by War

11,638

Number of Veterans

10,785

Male Veterans

853

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,286
First Gulf War2,748
Second Gulf War1,786
Korea988
World War II449

Sumner County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 743,193
35 to 543,131
75+2,278
55 to 642,144
18 to 34892

Sumner County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,5868.87%
Black6977.88%
Hispanic1823.83%
2 or More15511.11%
Other957.93%
Asian492.91%
Indian388.15%
Hawaiian1831.03%

Sumner County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

2.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumner County, Tennessee Employment Status

Sumner County, Tennessee Employment by Age

66.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Sumner County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Sumner County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sumner County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hendersonville5131757050573311.17%
Gallatin3033835734539617.79%
Goodlettsville 159321695010186.39%
Portland 114031252211199.81%
White House 1020911388117911.55%
Millersville 643367423094.80%
Westmoreland220523111064.81%
Mitchellville190201115.79%
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