White County, Tennessee Population 2018

White County, Tennessee's estimated population is 26,753 with a growth rate of 1.14% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. White County, Tennessee is the 54th largest county in Tennessee.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,394-359-1.34%
201726,7533021.14%
201626,451890.34%
201526,3621330.51%
201426,229560.21%
201326,1731560.60%
201226,01780.03%
201126,0091880.73%
201025,8215,73128.53%
199020,0905232.67%
198019,5672,47914.51%
197017,0881,5119.70%
196015,577-627-3.87%
195016,2042211.38%
194015,9834402.83%
193015,543-158-1.01%
192015,7012811.82%
191015,4201,2638.92%
190014,1571,80914.65%
189012,3481,17210.49%
188011,1761,80119.21%
18709,375-6-0.06%
18609,381-2,063-18.03%
185011,4446976.49%
184010,7477807.83%
18309,9671,26614.55%
18208,7014,673116.01%
18104,0280.00%

White County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White25,373
Two or More Races564
Black or African American433
Some Other Race10
American Indian and Alaska Native8
Asian6

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

White County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

White County, Tennessee Median Age

43.4


Total

41.3


Male

44.8


Female

White County, Tennessee Adults

There are 20,555 adults, (5,177 of whom are seniors) in White County, Tennessee.

White County, Tennessee Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

13,465

51.02%

Male

12,929

48.98%

White County, Tennessee Households and Families

White County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

White County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.4%14.6%
All78.4%21.6%
Male76.4%23.6%
Female72.5%27.5%
Non Family67.6%32.4%

78.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

White County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,7932.6578.4
Married5,4303.1885.4
Non Family2,9401.1567.6
Female9483.8972.5
Male4753.4976.4

3.25

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

3.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

White County, Tennessee Households

White County, Tennessee Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4948.04%
9th to 12th Grade1,7299.31%
High School Graduate8,32444.81%
Some College3,85920.77%
Associates Degree8784.73%
Bachelors Degree1,5118.13%
Graduate Degree7824.21%

White County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,69714,7422,230
Black4183175
Hispanic31518740
Multiple Races1239018
Other Race1010
Native American88
Asian6

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 14.63%.

White County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,114$30,491$25,530
Less Than High School$18,036$16,925$21,100
High School Grad$24,996$27,920$22,296
Some College$29,497$32,112$25,508
Bachelors Degree$49,000$53,226$37,071
Graduate Degree$45,813$64,500$44,722

$28,114

Average Earnings

$30,491

Average Male

$25,530

Average Female

White County, Tennessee Language

White County, Tennessee Language by Age

White County, Tennessee Language

98.35% of White County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.25% of the population.

White County, Tennessee Poverty

White County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,4024,37417.92%
Multiple5576712.03%
Hispanic6096410.51%
Black3575715.97%

17.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.18%

Male Poverty Rate

17.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in White County, Tennessee is White, with 17.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 10.51% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.86%.

White County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.73%
High School14.54%
Some College10.56%
Bachelors or Greater8.11%

White County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.72%
Female Unemployed45.76%
Female Employed6.97%
Male Employed6.61%

White County, Tennessee Income

White County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,654$50,816
Families$45,242$60,100
Married Families$51,006$
Non Families$18,816$27,520

White County, Tennessee Marital Status

White County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.5%

Female Marriage Rate

White County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

White 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.

White County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race


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

White County, Tennessee Veterans

White County, Tennessee Veterans by War

1,890

Number of Veterans

1,780

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam843
First Gulf War340
Second Gulf War289
Korea209
World War II50

White County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74520
75+477
55 to 64437
35 to 54282
18 to 34174

White County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8179.14%
2 or More3415.04%
Black297.00%
Other10100.00%
Hispanic82.04%

White County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

7.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Tennessee Employment Status

White County, Tennessee Employment by Age

52.2%

Labor Force Participation

47.3%

Employment Rate

9.3%

Unemployment Rate

White County, Tennessee Employment by Race

White County, Tennessee Employment by Education

Population of Cities in White County, Tennessee

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sparta491050731633.32%
Doyle539556173.15%
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