Dyersburg, Tennessee Population 2022

16,005
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Dyersburg is a city located in Dyer County Tennessee. Dyersburg has a 2020 population of 16,005. It is also the county seat of Dyer County. Dyersburg is currently declining at a rate of -0.64% annually and its population has decreased by -6.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,124 in 2010.

The average household income in Dyersburg is $67,822 with a poverty rate of 23.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $668 per month, and the median house value is $131,200. The median age in Dyersburg is 39.8 years, 40.5 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Dyersburg Demographics

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

  • White: 70.07%
  • Black or African American: 22.38%
  • Two or more races: 5.19%
  • Asian: 1.01%
  • Native American: 0.77%
  • Other race: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.08%
The current population of Dyersburg, Tennessee is 16,005 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 16,005.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 17,124.

Dyersburg, Tennessee Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201038,3180.00%
201138,118-200-0.52%
201238,188700.18%
201338,093-95-0.25%
201437,807-286-0.76%
201537,753-54-0.14%
201637,542-211-0.56%
201737,339-203-0.54%
201837,286-53-0.14%
201937,159-127-0.34%
202037,032-127-0.34%
202136,905-127-0.34%

Dyersburg Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,47170.07%
Black or African American3,66422.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native1260.77%
Asian1651.01%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.08%
Some Other Race820.50%
Two or More Races8505.19%
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Dyersburg Population by Race

Dyersburg Population Pyramid 2022

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Dyersburg Median Age

41.2


Total

37.3


Male

43.9


Female

Dyersburg Adults

There are 12,667 adults, (3,195 of whom are seniors) in Dyersburg.

Dyersburg Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Dyersburg Sex Ratio

Female

8,540

52.17%

Male

7,831

47.83%

Dyersburg Population by Age

Dyersburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dyersburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.1%29.9%
All49%51%
Male37.3%62.7%
Non Family35.8%64.2%
Female34.4%65.6%

49.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dyersburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8662.349
Married2,6912.970.1
Male3513.7137.3
Female1,3882.6934.4
Non Family2,4361.2135.8

2.83

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Dyersburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7066.26%
9th to 12th Grade8527.55%
High School Graduate3,83333.99%
Some College2,56922.78%
Associates Degree1,0799.57%
Bachelors Degree1,33011.79%
Graduate Degree9098.06%
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Dyersburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dyersburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1088442
White8,2687,1561,936
2+ Races15210424
Black2,4412,086212
Hispanic29225625
Native American8282
Islander1313
Other Race5

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 asian people with a rate of 38.89%.

Dyersburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,654$39,894$29,810
Less Than 9th Grade$20,465$22,563$12,375
High School Graduate$25,904$26,895$19,259
Some College$31,113$42,355$25,963
Bachelors Degree$47,885$67,546$44,538
Graduate Degree$52,432$$51,304

$31,654

Average Earnings

$39,894

Average Male

$29,810

Average Female

Dyersburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dyersburg Language by Age

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Dyersburg Language

96.09% of Dyersburg residents speak only English, while 3.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.38% of the population.

Dyersburg Language

Dyersburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple84046955.83%
Black3,5491,40239.50%
Native1264233.33%
Hispanic62117327.86%
White10,6431,65215.52%
Asian1652213.33%
OtherNaN%

23.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.03%

Male Poverty Rate

22.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dyersburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dyersburg is Multiple, with 55.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dyersburg is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.87%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.20%.

Dyersburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.63%
High School27.22%
Some College21.80%
Bachelors or Greater1.97%

Dyersburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed10.96%
Male Unemployed41.90%
Female Employed9.80%
Female Unemployed71.65%

Dyersburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dyersburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,724$71,114
Families$57,476$88,108
Married Families$76,777-
Non Families$24,654$39,121
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Income by Household Type

Dyersburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Dyersburg Married by Age and Sex

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Dyersburg 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 45-54.

Dyersburg Marital Status by Race

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Dyersburg Marital Status

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1,108

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War101
First Gulf War320
Vietnam613
Korea33
World War II31

Dyersburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3458
35 to 54194
55 to 64206
65 to 74477
75+173

Dyersburg Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8469.14%
Black1876.90%
Asian3123.85%
2+ Races4410.21%
Hispanic3910.03%

Dyersburg Veterans by Race

Dyersburg Veterans by Education

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4.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dyersburg Veterans by Education

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57.7%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Dyersburg Employment by Age

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Dyersburg Employment by Race

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Dyersburg 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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72.46%

Born in Dyersburg

97.37%

Native Born

2.63%

Foreign Born

0.83%

Non Citizen

1.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.37% of Dyersburg residents were born in the United States, with 72.46% having been born in Tennessee. 0.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dyersburg Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19003,6470.00%
19104,1495021.30%
19206,4442,2954.50%
19308,7332,2893.09%
194010,0341,3011.40%
195010,8858510.82%
196012,4991,6141.39%
197014,5232,0241.51%
198015,8561,3330.88%
199016,3174610.29%
200017,4521,1350.67%
201017,124-328-0.19%
201117,010-114-0.67%
201216,996-14-0.08%
201316,902-94-0.55%
201416,740-162-0.96%
201516,667-73-0.44%
201616,551-116-0.70%
201716,431-120-0.73%
201816,417-14-0.09%
201916,314-103-0.63%
202016,211-103-0.63%
202116,108-103-0.64%
202216,005-103-0.64%

Dyersburg Population by Year