Weakley County, Tennessee Population 2018

Weakley County, Tennessee's estimated population is 33,337 with a growth rate of -0.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Weakley County, Tennessee is the 44th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201733,7764391.32%
201733,337-231-0.69%
201633,568-278-0.82%
201533,846-141-0.41%
201433,987-157-0.46%
201334,144-404-1.17%
201234,548-307-0.88%
201134,855-187-0.53%
201035,0423,0709.60%
199031,972-924-2.81%
198032,8964,06914.12%
197028,8274,60018.99%
196024,227-3,735-13.36%
195027,962-1,536-5.21%
194029,4982360.81%
193029,262-1,791-5.77%
192031,053-876-2.74%
191031,929-617-1.90%
190032,5463,59112.40%
189028,9554,41718.00%
188024,5383,78318.23%
187020,7552,53913.94%
186018,2163,60824.70%
185014,6084,73848.00%
18409,8705,073105.75%
18304,7970.00%

Weakley County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White29,837
Black or African American2,933
Two or More Races562
Some Other Race306
American Indian and Alaska Native78
Asian43
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander17

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

Weakley County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Weakley County, Tennessee Median Age

38.1


Total

36


Male

40.1


Female

Weakley County, Tennessee Adults

There are 27,141 adults, (5,796 of whom are seniors) in Weakley County, Tennessee.

Weakley County, Tennessee Age Dependency

58.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Weakley County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

17,310

51.25%

Male

16,466

48.75%

Weakley County, Tennessee Households and Families

Weakley County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Weakley County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All66.6%33.4%
Non Family50.6%49.4%
Male49.7%50.3%
Female35%65%

66.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Weakley County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,6072.2966.6
Married6,4522.8687.9
Non Family5,0101.2750.6
Female1,4612.9435
Male6842.8649.7

2.81

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Weakley County, Tennessee Households

Weakley County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2295.72%
9th to 12th Grade2,20210.25%
High School Graduate8,41939.20%
Some College4,31920.11%
Associates Degree8343.88%
Bachelors Degree2,86813.35%
Graduate Degree1,6057.47%

Weakley County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,37216,3724,204
Black1,5181,274174
Hispanic30419164
Multiple Races1971337
Native American7853
Other Race6714
Asian383824
Islander4

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 63.16%.

Weakley County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,332$33,193$26,256
Less Than High School$21,427$24,309$18,889
High School Grad$25,935$30,424$21,350
Some College$30,290$33,076$25,680
Bachelors Degree$40,028$47,423$36,617
Graduate Degree$51,655$61,809$46,171

$30,332

Average Earnings

$33,193

Average Male

$26,256

Average Female

Weakley County, Tennessee Language

Weakley County, Tennessee Language by Age

Weakley County, Tennessee Language

98.01% of Weakley County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.99% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.18% of the population.

Weakley County, Tennessee Poverty

Weakley County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,3974,95018.07%
Black2,33399442.61%
Hispanic72229841.27%
Other28419568.66%
Multiple55612522.48%
Native612236.07%
Islander44100.00%

20.54%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.13%

Male Poverty Rate

22.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weakley County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Weakley County, Tennessee is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weakley County, Tennessee is White, with 18.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.27%.

Weakley County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.48%
Some College14.69%
High School14.48%
Bachelors or Greater7.07%

Weakley County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed61.12%
Male Unemployed47.86%
Female Employed12.62%
Male Employed7.06%

Weakley County, Tennessee Income

Weakley County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,550$47,807
Families$49,260$59,725
Married Families$58,956$68,700
Non Families$21,270$25,904

Weakley County, Tennessee Marital Status

Weakley County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Weakley County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

Weakley County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Weakley County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by War

2,120

Number of Veterans

2,014

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam791
Second Gulf War425
First Gulf War336
Korea135
World War II113

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74587
35 to 54452
75+441
55 to 64352
18 to 34288

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0388.42%
Black733.08%
2 or More72.46%
Hispanic20.40%
Other21.32%

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

7.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weakley County, Tennessee Employment Status

Weakley County, Tennessee Employment by Age

55.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.5%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Weakley County, Tennessee Employment by Race

Weakley County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Weakley County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Martin1146210768-694-6.05%
McKenzie 530155642634.96%
Dresden29772846-131-4.40%
Greenfield21782091-87-3.99%
Gleason14471390-57-3.94%
Sharon942903-39-4.14%
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