Dunlap, Tennessee Population 2021

5,292
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Dunlap is a city located in Sequatchie County Tennessee. It is also the county seat of Sequatchie County. With a 2020 population of 5,292, it is the 96th largest city in Tennessee and the 4613th largest city in the United States . Dunlap is currently growing at a rate of 1.11% annually and its population has increased by 9.91% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,815 in 2010. Dunlap reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 11 miles, Dunlap has a population density of 490 people per square mile.

The average household income in Dunlap is $46,089 with a poverty rate of 22.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $695 per month, and the median house value is $107,500. The median age in Dunlap is 44.9 years, 40.7 years for males, and 48.1 years for females.

Dunlap Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dunlapwas:

  • White: 95.63%
  • Two or more races: 3.72%
  • Black or African American: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Dunlap, Tennessee is 5,292 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,176.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,815.

Dunlap, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,88095.63%
Two or More Races1903.72%
Black or African American330.65%
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Dunlap Population by Race

Dunlap Population Pyramid $2021

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Dunlap Median Age

44.9


Total

40.7


Male

48.1


Female

Dunlap Adults

There are 4,153 adults, (1,059 of whom are seniors) in Dunlap.

Dunlap Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

34.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Dunlap Sex Ratio

Female

2,598

50.91%

Male

2,505

49.09%

Dunlap Population by Age

Dunlap Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dunlap Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female41.5%58.5%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Male59.2%40.8%
All62.2%37.8%
Married70.7%29.3%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dunlap Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0072.4262.2
Married1,0172.7670.7
Non Family5931.2458.5
Female2942.9241.5
Male1034.4659.2

2.87

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Dunlap Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3659.72%
9th to 12th Grade60816.19%
High School Graduate1,67844.68%
Some College61816.45%
Associates Degree1945.17%
Bachelors Degree1885.01%
Graduate Degree1052.80%
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Dunlap Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dunlap Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,4932,714293
Hispanic142
2+ Races9351
Black2818

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 77.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.39%.

Dunlap Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,506$29,571$24,408
Less Than 9th Grade$$24,375$
High School Graduate$32,818$33,919$30,694
Some College$24,531$34,313$18,603
Bachelors Degree$28,726$$
Graduate Degree$44,688$46,250$

$26,506

Average Earnings

$29,571

Average Male

$24,408

Average Female

Dunlap Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dunlap Language by Age

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Dunlap Language

96.30% of Dunlap residents speak only English, while 3.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.27% of the population.

Dunlap Language

Dunlap Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,5201,08423.98%
Multiple186147.53%

22.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.35%

Male Poverty Rate

24.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dunlap

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dunlap is White, with 23.98% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dunlap is Multiple, with 7.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.76%.

Dunlap Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.85%
Some College17.51%
High School12.63%
Bachelors or Greater6.48%

Dunlap Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed16.22%
Male Employed3.80%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dunlap Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dunlap Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,458$46,089
Families$51,000$50,138
Married Families$58,317-
Non Families$31,993$33,543
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Income by Household Type

Dunlap Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Dunlap Married by Age and Sex

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Dunlap Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Dunlap Marital Status by Race

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Dunlap Marital Status

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342

Number of Veterans

342

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War75
Second Gulf War61
Vietnam57
World War II10
Korea

Dunlap Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54126
75+117
55 to 6468
65 to 7431
18 to 34

Dunlap Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3208.01%
2+ Races1310.32%
Black927.27%

Dunlap Veterans by Race

Dunlap Veterans by Education

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3.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

67.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dunlap Veterans by Education

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50.7%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

0.9%

Unemployment Rate

Dunlap Employment by Age

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Dunlap Employment by Race

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Dunlap 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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67.76%

Born in Dunlap

97.22%

Native Born

2.78%

Foreign Born

2.78%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.22% of Dunlap residents were born in the United States, with 67.76% having been born in Tennessee. 2.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dunlap Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,292581.11%
20205,234581.12%
20195,176581.13%
20185,118320.63%
20175,086-3-0.06%
20165,089310.61%
20155,05890.18%
20145,049290.58%
20135,020641.29%
20124,956250.51%
20114,931831.71%
20104,8486751.51%
20004,1734421.13%
19903,731500.14%
19803,6810.00%

Dunlap Population by Year