White County, Tennessee Population 2018

White County, Tennessee's estimated population is 26,753 with a growth rate of 1.44% 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
201726,7533801.44%
201626,373-78-0.29%
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
White25,363
Two or More Races506
Black or African American485
Some Other Race14
Asian5

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

White County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

White County, Tennessee Median Age

43.5


Total

41.6


Male

44.9


Female

White County, Tennessee Adults

There are 20,571 adults, (5,222 of which are seniors) in White County, Tennessee.

White County, Tennessee Age Dependency

71.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

White County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

13,493

51.16%

Male

12,880

48.84%

White County, Tennessee Households and Families

White County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

White County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.1%15.9%
Male78.9%21.1%
All77.6%22.4%
Non Family69.2%30.8%
Female65%35%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

White County, Tennessee Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,6772.6877.6
Married5,4323.2184.1
Non Family2,8411.1369.2
Female9263.9665
Male4783.3878.9

3.25

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

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 Grade1,6308.76%
9th to 12th Grade1,6889.08%
High School Graduate8,59946.23%
Some College3,59719.34%
Associates Degree8934.80%
Bachelors Degree1,4287.68%
Graduate Degree7644.11%

White County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,65514,5612,112
Black46941411
Hispanic30717646
Multiple Races14911623
Other Race1414
Asian5

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 15.44%.

White County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,532$29,234$23,937
Less Than High School$16,803$17,179$16,029
High School Grad$23,611$26,134$21,346
Some College$28,829$31,221$22,463
Bachelors Degree$38,967$51,017$34,345
Graduate Degree$46,546$59,792$45,132

$26,532

Average Earnings

$29,234

Average Male

$23,937

Average Female

White County, Tennessee Language

White County, Tennessee Language by Age

White County, Tennessee Language

98.16% of White County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 1.84% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.45% of the population.

White County, Tennessee Poverty

White County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,2294,46918.44%
Multiple4988817.67%
Black3935714.50%
Hispanic595488.07%

18.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.84%

Male Poverty Rate

18.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in White County, Tennessee is White, with 18.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 8.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.96%.

White County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.75%
High School14.32%
Some College13.58%
Bachelors or Greater8.06%

White County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.80%
Female Unemployed33.15%
Female Employed7.32%
Male Employed6.47%

White County, Tennessee Income

White County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,989$48,549
Families$43,512$56,864
Married Families$47,857$
Non Families$19,482$27,285

White County, Tennessee Marital Status

White County, Tennessee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

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

White County, Tennessee Veterans

White County, Tennessee Veterans by War

2,017

Number of Veterans

1,884

Male Veterans

133

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam907
First Gulf War297
Korea288
Second Gulf War267
World War II59

White County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74575
75+503
55 to 64456
35 to 54322
18 to 34161

White County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8939.53%
Black6814.02%
2 or More4220.59%
Other14100.00%
Hispanic92.35%

White County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

8.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

White County, Tennessee Employment Status

White County, Tennessee Employment by Age

51%

Labor Force Participation

45.7%

Employment Rate

10.5%

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