Unicoi County, Tennessee Population 2018

Unicoi County, Tennessee's estimated population is 17,759 with a growth rate of -1.04% 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
201717,759-186-1.04%
201617,9452801.59%
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
White17,494
Black or African American140
Two or More Races115
Some Other Race107
Asian78
American Indian and Alaska Native11

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

Unicoi County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Unicoi County, Tennessee Median Age

45.6


Total

44.5


Male

47.7


Female

Unicoi County, Tennessee Adults

There are 14,500 adults, (3,894 of which are seniors) in Unicoi County, Tennessee.

Unicoi County, Tennessee Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Unicoi County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

9,026

50.30%

Male

8,919

49.70%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Households and Families

Unicoi County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Unicoi County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.9%20.1%
Male74.3%25.7%
All73%27%
Non Family67.9%32.1%
Female55.3%44.7%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Unicoi County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6282.2873
Married3,7192.9879.9
Non Family2,8011.1867.9
Female6803.0655.3
Male4282.2674.3

2.84

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade1,1078.35%
9th to 12th Grade1,42810.77%
High School Graduate5,40940.78%
Some College2,62619.80%
Associates Degree1,0267.74%
Bachelors Degree1,0397.83%
Graduate Degree6294.74%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,64810,2511,583
Hispanic390269
Black1128114
Asian646442
Multiple Races535318
Other Race44
Native American111111

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$27,309$31,286$23,301
Less Than High School$12,042$11,546$
High School Grad$22,735$28,582$19,199
Some College$31,941$39,341$26,500
Bachelors Degree$40,491$45,865$38,295
Graduate Degree$56,429$83,182$50,915

$27,309

Average Earnings

$31,286

Average Male

$23,301

Average Female

Unicoi County, Tennessee Language

Unicoi County, Tennessee Language by Age

Unicoi County, Tennessee Language

95.25% of Unicoi County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 4.75% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.21% of the population.

Unicoi County, Tennessee Poverty

Unicoi County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,4793,19119.36%
Hispanic76745459.19%
Other1075248.60%
Multiple1144236.84%
Black1051211.43%

21.03%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.78%

Male Poverty Rate

24.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Unicoi County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Unicoi County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 59.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Unicoi County, Tennessee is Black, with 11.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.66%.

Unicoi County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.08%
High School18.71%
Some College13.53%
Bachelors or Greater6.04%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.24%
Male Unemployed29.28%
Female Employed12.53%
Male Employed9.99%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Income

Unicoi County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,390$47,207
Families$43,802$55,466
Married Families$52,388$
Non Families$19,425$31,445

Unicoi County, Tennessee Marital Status

Unicoi County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.1%

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

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,437

Number of Veterans

1,339

Male Veterans

98

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam550
Korea213
Second Gulf War204
First Gulf War136
World War II32

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74397
75+371
35 to 54274
55 to 64273
18 to 34122

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,4039.94%
Black2318.25%
Indian11100.00%

Unicoi County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

10.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Unicoi County, Tennessee Employment Status

Unicoi County, Tennessee Employment by Age

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.4%

Employment Rate

11.5%

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