Lebanon, Tennessee Population 2020

37,260

Lebanon is a city located in Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 37,260, it is the 22nd largest city in Tennessee and the 1050th largest city in the United States. Lebanon is currently growing at a rate of 3.06% annually and its population has increased by 42.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,190 in 2010. Spanning over 40 miles, Lebanon has a population density of 940 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lebanon is $69,680 with a poverty rate of 14.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $873 per month, and the median house value is $207,600. The median age in Lebanon is 35.6 years, 34.5 years for males, and 36.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males.

Lebanon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lebanon was:

  • White: 80.49%
  • Black or African American: 12.20%
  • Two or more races: 2.37%
  • Asian: 2.34%
  • Other race: 2.20%
  • Native American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.06%
The current population of Lebanon, Tennessee is 37,260, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 35,050.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 26,190.

Lebanon, Tennessee Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,42980.49%
Black or African American3,85412.20%
Two or More Races7492.37%
Asian7402.34%
Some Other Race6962.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native1050.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.06%

Lebanon Population Pyramid 2020

Lebanon Median Age

35.6


Total

34.5


Male

36.5


Female

Lebanon Adults

There are 24,008 adults, (4,927 of whom are seniors) in Lebanon.

Lebanon Age Dependency

65.6

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Lebanon Sex Ratio

Female

16,142

51.10%

Male

15,450

48.90%

Lebanon Households and Families

Lebanon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lebanon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.1%22.9%
All57.3%42.7%
Male42.9%57.1%
Non Family42.5%57.5%
Female29.6%70.4%

57.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,4142.6457.3
Married5,5213.2677.1
Non Family3,6131.2142.5
Female1,6713.3329.6
Male6093.5842.9

3.18

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lebanon Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1655.66%
9th to 12th Grade1,5127.35%
High School Graduate7,12234.60%
Some College3,91119.00%
Associates Degree1,8228.85%
Bachelors Degree3,32616.16%
Graduate Degree1,7258.38%

Lebanon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,34714,7784,338
Black2,2541,892347
Hispanic1,037636146
Asian546304162
Multiple Races32224746
Other Race2391318
Native American54414
Islander19

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.40%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,852$39,136$29,378
Less Than High School$20,162$20,720$16,801
High School Grad$25,249$31,618$18,742
Some College$35,301$40,396$30,933
Bachelors Degree$44,568$47,095$39,890
Graduate Degree$51,832$77,059$46,141

$33,852

Average Earnings

$39,136

Average Male

$29,378

Average Female

Lebanon Language

Lebanon Language by Age

Lebanon Language

92.17% of Lebanon residents speak only English, while 7.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.44% of the population.

Lebanon Poverty

Lebanon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,0132,40010.43%
Black3,5641,33837.54%
Hispanic2,26446520.54%
Other67118227.12%
Multiple72015721.81%
Native1016059.41%
Asian732405.46%
Islander1919100.00%

14.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.39%

Male Poverty Rate

17.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lebanon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lebanon is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lebanon is Asian, with 5.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.41%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.21%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.14%
High School16.22%
Some College9.06%
Bachelors or Greater2.73%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.33%
Male Unemployed26.46%
Female Employed11.06%
Male Employed2.88%

Lebanon Income

Lebanon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,307$69,680
Families$63,114$79,688
Married Families$78,858-
Non Families$29,116$41,484

Lebanon Marital Status

Lebanon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lebanon Married by Age and Sex

Lebanon 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 35-44.

Lebanon Marital Status by Race

Lebanon Veterans

2,005

Number of Veterans

1,895

Male Veterans

110

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam743
Second Gulf War440
First Gulf War341
Korea96
World War II42
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7829.02%
Black2107.48%
Hispanic372.53%
2 or More92.03%
Indian46.90%

$Lebanon Veterans by Education

3.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lebanon Employment Status

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

60.3%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lebanon Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

58.30%

Born in Tennessee

93.94%

Native Born

6.06%

Foreign Born

4.24%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.94% of Lebanon residents were born in the United States, with 58.30% having been born in Tennessee. 4.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202037,2601,1053.06%
201936,1551,1053.15%
201835,0502,7698.58%
201732,2811,1053.54%
201631,1761,0623.53%
201530,1147562.58%
201429,3581,0083.56%
201328,3505271.89%
201227,8235952.19%
201127,2289233.51%
201026,3056,0702.66%
200020,2355,0272.90%
199015,2083,3362.51%
198011,872-620-0.51%
197012,4921,9801.74%
196010,5122,5992.88%
19507,9131,9632.89%
19405,9501,2942.48%
19304,6565721.32%
19204,0844251.10%
19103,6591,6596.23%
19002,0000.00%