Johnson City, Tennessee Population 2022

67,347
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Johnson City is a city located in Washington County Tennessee. Johnson City has a 2020 population of 67,347. Johnson City is currently growing at a rate of 0.22% annually and its population has increased by 6.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 63,528 in 2010.

The average household income in Johnson City is $69,596 with a poverty rate of 21.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $775 per month, and the median house value is $170,700. The median age in Johnson City is 35.6 years, 34.9 years for males, and 36.8 years for females.

Johnson City Demographics

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

  • White: 84.81%
  • Black or African American: 7.08%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Asian: 2.80%
  • Other race: 1.45%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Johnson City, Tennessee is 67,347 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 67,347.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 63,528.

Johnson City, Tennessee Population 2022

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

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010199,0100.00%
2011199,5745640.28%
2012200,4738990.45%
2013200,470-3-0.00%
2014200,021-449-0.22%
2015200,3313100.15%
2016201,4571,1260.56%
2017201,9094520.22%
2018202,9009910.49%
2019203,6497490.37%
2020204,3987490.37%
2021205,1477490.37%

Johnson City Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White56,76484.81%
Black or African American4,7427.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native3250.49%
Asian1,8722.80%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.03%
Some Other Race9711.45%
Two or More Races2,2403.35%
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Johnson City Population by Race

Johnson City Population Pyramid 2022

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Johnson City Median Age

35.6


Total

35.4


Male

35.9


Female

Johnson City Adults

There are 54,428 adults, (9,705 of whom are seniors) in Johnson City.

Johnson City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28

Child Dependency Ratio

Johnson City Sex Ratio

Female

34,961

52.23%

Male

31,973

47.77%

Johnson City Population by Age

Johnson City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Johnson City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.6%25.4%
All49.5%50.5%
Non Family35.2%64.8%
Male34.8%65.2%
Female30.8%69.2%

49.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Johnson City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All29,1412.1649.5
Married10,9742.974.6
Male9762.6134.8
Female3,7153.0230.8
Non Family13,4761.2935.2

2.85

Average Family Size

2.16

Average Household Size

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Johnson City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5153.48%
9th to 12th Grade2,7606.33%
High School Graduate10,22023.44%
Some College8,99620.64%
Associates Degree3,0797.06%
Bachelors Degree9,19321.09%
Graduate Degree7,83017.96%
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Johnson City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Johnson City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,2521,189953
White36,55833,57014,388
Black3,1772,6411,067
2+ Races773650255
Native American18211442
Hispanic1,7861,272333
Other Race60243272
Islander20

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 94.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 76.12%.

Johnson City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,595$35,870$32,315
Less Than 9th Grade$22,544$20,702$23,022
High School Graduate$26,427$27,388$21,750
Some College$26,812$28,622$25,546
Bachelors Degree$48,397$54,131$41,510
Graduate Degree$67,011$85,366$51,679

$34,595

Average Earnings

$35,870

Average Male

$32,315

Average Female

Johnson City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Johnson City Language by Age

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Johnson City Language

92.07% of Johnson City residents speak only English, while 7.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.98% of the population.

Johnson City Language

Johnson City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native31519361.27%
Hispanic3,8301,54840.42%
Multiple2,08376636.77%
Black4,27497522.81%
White51,3889,81219.09%
Asian1,760784.43%
Other193NaN%

21.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.94%

Male Poverty Rate

22.10%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Johnson City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Johnson City is Native, with 61.27% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.22%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.38%.

Johnson City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.65%
High School19.05%
Some College18.82%
Bachelors or Greater9.28%

Johnson City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed12.22%
Male Unemployed38.32%
Female Employed13.84%
Female Unemployed40.19%

Johnson City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Johnson City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,174$69,023
Families$65,512$94,283
Married Families$89,103-
Non Families$26,518$37,892
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Income by Household Type

Johnson City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

38.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Johnson City Married by Age and Sex

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Johnson City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Johnson City Marital Status by Race

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Johnson City Marital Status

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5,265

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War997
First Gulf War975
Vietnam1,785
Korea347
World War II146

Johnson City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34468
35 to 541,090
55 to 641,430
65 to 741,215
75+1,062

Johnson City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,6179.83%
Black45311.72%
Native American6529.82%
Asian885.83%
2+ Races424.19%
Hispanic953.97%

Johnson City Veterans by Race

Johnson City Veterans by Education

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16.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.37%

Veteran Disability Rate

Johnson City Veterans by Education

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61.8%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Johnson City Employment by Age

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Johnson City Employment by Race

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Johnson 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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53.08%

Born in Johnson City

93.62%

Native Born

6.38%

Foreign Born

4.56%

Non Citizen

1.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.62% of Johnson City residents were born in the United States, with 53.08% having been born in Tennessee. 4.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Johnson City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18904,1610.00%
19004,6454841.11%
19108,5023,8576.23%
192012,4423,9403.88%
193025,08012,6387.26%
194025,3322520.10%
195027,8642,5320.96%
196031,1873,3231.13%
197033,7702,5830.80%
198039,7535,9831.64%
199049,3819,6282.19%
200055,4696,0881.17%
201063,5288,0591.37%
201163,9514230.67%
201264,3704190.66%
201364,7063360.52%
201465,1064000.62%
201565,4973910.60%
201666,1406430.98%
201766,164240.04%
201866,7595950.90%
201966,9061470.22%
202067,0531470.22%
202167,2001470.22%
202267,3471470.22%

Johnson City Population by Year