Bluff City, Tennessee Population 2022

1,670
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Bluff City is a city located in Sullivan County Tennessee. Bluff City has a 2020 population of 1,670. Bluff City is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,700 in 2010.

The average household income in Bluff City is $63,428 with a poverty rate of 20.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $844 per month, and the median house value is $98,600. The median age in Bluff City is 40.7 years, 38.9 years for males, and 41.2 years for females.

Bluff City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bluff Citywas:

  • White: 97.66%
  • Two or more races: 1.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.53%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bluff City, Tennessee is 1,670 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,670.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,700.

Bluff City, Tennessee Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,04497.66%
Black or African American110.53%
Two or More Races381.82%
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Bluff City Population by Race

Bluff City Population Pyramid 2022

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Bluff City Median Age

34.8


Total

33.7


Male

37.1


Female

Bluff City Adults

There are 1,541 adults, (267 of whom are seniors) in Bluff City.

Bluff City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Bluff City Sex Ratio

Female

1,098

52.46%

Male

995

47.54%

Bluff City Population by Age

Bluff City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bluff City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family61.6%38.4%
Married58.7%41.3%
All52.8%47.2%
Male31%69%
Female20.2%79.8%

52.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bluff City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8362.552.8
Married3803.1658.7
Male582.6731
Female1093.6620.2
Non Family2891.1761.6

3.08

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

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Bluff City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade302.25%
9th to 12th Grade876.53%
High School Graduate54140.59%
Some College36527.38%
Associates Degree866.45%
Bachelors Degree1007.50%
Graduate Degree1249.30%
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Bluff City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bluff City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3091,192224
Black1111
2+ Races1111
Hispanic22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.11%.

Bluff City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,065$36,974$28,977
Less Than 9th Grade$14,688$16,250$
High School Graduate$22,500$37,750$19,073
Some College$35,000$35,847$31,058
Bachelors Degree$56,111$55,556$67,955
Graduate Degree$60,128$$60,353

$33,065

Average Earnings

$36,974

Average Male

$28,977

Average Female

Bluff City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bluff City Language by Age

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Bluff City Language

99.42% of Bluff City residents speak only English, while 0.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.42% of the population.

Bluff City Language

Bluff City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,02541320.40%
OtherNaN%
Multiple381128.95%
Hispanic10220.00%

20.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.76%

Male Poverty Rate

21.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bluff City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bluff City is White, with 20.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bluff City is Hispanic, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.32%.

Bluff City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.90%
High School18.30%
Some College15.52%
Bachelors or Greater0.89%

Bluff City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.63%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed12.44%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Bluff City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bluff City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,500$63,691
Families$47,909$66,697
Married Families$59,792-
Non Families$33,403$53,993
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Income by Household Type

Bluff City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bluff City Married by Age and Sex

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Bluff City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Bluff City Marital Status by Race

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Bluff City Marital Status

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176

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War43
First Gulf War31
Vietnam44
Korea8
World War II4

Bluff City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3424
35 to 5454
55 to 6433
65 to 7424
75+41

Bluff City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White16911.24%
Black763.64%

Bluff City Veterans by Race

Bluff City Veterans by Education

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4.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.55%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bluff City Veterans by Education

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61.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

3%

Unemployment Rate

Bluff City Employment by Age

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Bluff City Employment by Race

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Bluff City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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60.77%

Born in Bluff City

99.86%

Native Born

0.14%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.86% of Bluff City residents were born in the United States, with 60.77% having been born in Tennessee. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bluff City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,7000.00%
20111,696-4-0.24%
20121,70590.53%
20131,701-4-0.23%
20141,696-5-0.29%
20151,690-6-0.35%
20161,679-11-0.65%
20171,672-7-0.42%
20181,670-2-0.12%
20191,6700.00%
20201,6700.00%
20211,6700.00%
20221,6700.00%

Bluff City Population by Year