Cumberland Gap is a city located in Claiborne County Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 277, it is the 391st largest city in Tennessee and the 22419th largest city in the United States. Cumberland Gap is currently declining at a rate of -6.10% annually and its population has decreased by -17.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 337 in 2020. Spanning over 0 miles, Cumberland Gap has a population density of 842 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cumberland Gap is $47,118 with a poverty rate of 29.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,010 per month, and the median house value is $198,400. The median age in Cumberland Gap is 25.3 years, 28.3 years for males, and 25.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cumberland Gapwas:
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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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.
97.90% of Cumberland Gap residents speak only English, while 2.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Cumberland Gap is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Cumberland Gap is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.16%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cumberland Gap
95.55% of Cumberland Gap residents were born in the United States, with 20.77% having been born in Tennessee. 2.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.