Unicoi County, Tennessee Population 2018

Unicoi County, Tennessee's estimated population is 17,759 with a growth rate of 0.53% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Unicoi County, Tennessee is the 70th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,830710.40%
201717,759940.53%
201617,665-114-0.64%
201517,779-126-0.70%
201417,905-138-0.76%
201318,043-184-1.01%
201218,227-61-0.33%
201118,28840.02%
201018,2841,73510.48%
199016,5491871.14%
198016,3621,1087.26%
197015,2541721.14%
196015,082-804-5.06%
195015,8861,75812.44%
194014,1281,45011.44%
193012,6782,55825.28%
192010,1202,91940.54%
19107,2011,35023.07%
19005,8511,23226.67%
18904,61997426.72%
18803,6450.00%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,361
Two or More Races157
Some Other Race123
Asian90
Black or African American86
American Indian and Alaska Native13

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

Unicoi County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Unicoi County, Tennessee Median Age

45.9


Total

44.4


Male

47.8


Female

Unicoi County, Tennessee Adults

There are 14,440 adults, (3,952 of whom are seniors) in Unicoi County, Tennessee.

Unicoi County, Tennessee Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

37.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Unicoi County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

8,950

50.20%

Male

8,880

49.80%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Households and Families

Unicoi County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Unicoi County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82%18%
All72.4%27.6%
Non Family66.8%33.2%
Male65.5%34.5%
Female55.9%44.1%

72.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Unicoi County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6132.2772.4
Married3,4692.9682
Non Family2,7721.1666.8
Female8712.8455.9
Male5012.6965.5

2.82

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Unicoi County, Tennessee Households

Unicoi County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0237.77%
9th to 12th Grade1,2329.35%
High School Graduate5,35640.67%
Some College2,55619.41%
Associates Degree1,0427.91%
Bachelors Degree1,32910.09%
Graduate Degree6334.81%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,58310,4851,865
Hispanic338212
Black86763
Multiple Races775630
Asian747451
Other Race7324
Native American131313

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%.

Unicoi County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,623$31,147$21,742
Less Than High School$13,850$13,975$
High School Grad$21,846$26,820$19,863
Some College$31,450$37,008$26,527
Bachelors Degree$38,214$41,571$36,042
Graduate Degree$51,898$83,029$50,945

$26,623

Average Earnings

$31,147

Average Male

$21,742

Average Female

Unicoi County, Tennessee Language

Unicoi County, Tennessee Language by Age

Unicoi County, Tennessee Language

95.01% of Unicoi County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 4.99% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.22% of the population.

Unicoi County, Tennessee Poverty

Unicoi County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,3073,00818.45%
Hispanic78743154.76%
Multiple1536542.48%
Other1234738.21%
Black721520.83%

20.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.99%

Male Poverty Rate

24.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Unicoi County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Unicoi County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 54.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Unicoi County, Tennessee is White, with 18.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.61%.

Unicoi County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.42%
High School18.38%
Some College13.08%
Bachelors or Greater7.63%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.34%
Male Unemployed27.61%
Female Employed14.52%
Male Employed7.87%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Income

Unicoi County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,576$47,890
Families$45,194$55,678
Married Families$52,276$
Non Families$19,712$32,290

Unicoi County, Tennessee Marital Status

Unicoi County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Unicoi County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Unicoi 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 35To44.

Unicoi County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,542

Number of Veterans

1,431

Male Veterans

111

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam587
Korea236
Second Gulf War201
First Gulf War191
World War II43

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74412
75+396
35 to 54347
55 to 64289
18 to 3498

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,50610.72%
Black2326.74%
Indian13100.00%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

6.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Unicoi County, Tennessee Employment Status

Unicoi County, Tennessee Employment by Age

52.7%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Unicoi County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Unicoi County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Unicoi County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Erwin60965920-176-2.89%
Unicoi36283531-97-2.67%
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