Lebanon, Tennessee Population 2021

38,695
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Lebanon is a city located in Wilson County Tennessee. It is also the county seat of Wilson County. With a 2020 population of 38,695, it is the 22nd largest city in Tennessee and the 1015th largest city in the United States . Lebanon is currently growing at a rate of 2.95% annually and its population has increased by 47.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 26,190 in 2010. Lebanon reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 40 miles, Lebanon has a population density of 976 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lebanon is $74,706 with a poverty rate of 13.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $910 per month, and the median house value is $223,600. The median age in Lebanon is 36.4 years, 34.9 years for males, and 37.6 years for females.

Lebanon Demographics

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

  • White: 79.55%
  • Black or African American: 13.54%
  • Asian: 2.66%
  • Two or more races: 2.60%
  • Other race: 1.12%
  • Native American: 0.54%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lebanon, Tennessee is 38,695 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 36,479.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 26,190.

Lebanon, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,37879.55%
Black or African American4,49013.54%
Asian8812.66%
Two or More Races8612.60%
Some Other Race3701.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native1790.54%
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Lebanon Population by Race

Lebanon Population Pyramid $2021

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Lebanon Median Age

36.4


Total

34.9


Male

37.6


Female

Lebanon Adults

There are 25,552 adults, (5,489 of whom are seniors) in Lebanon.

Lebanon Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Lebanon Sex Ratio

Female

16,987

51.23%

Male

16,172

48.77%

Lebanon Population by Age

Lebanon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lebanon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female28.8%71.2%
Non Family43.7%56.3%
Male51.8%48.2%
All58.3%41.7%
Married77.2%22.8%

58.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lebanon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,9252.6558.3
Married5,8903.1377.2
Non Family3,5761.2443.7
Female1,8893.5228.8
Male5703.6851.8

3.14

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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Lebanon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2635.73%
9th to 12th Grade1,2875.84%
High School Graduate7,65034.70%
Some College4,49320.38%
Associates Degree1,7417.90%
Bachelors Degree3,81317.29%
Graduate Degree1,8028.17%
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Lebanon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lebanon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White17,32315,9224,681
Black2,6642,290492
Hispanic1,044595177
Asian590381215
2+ Races34424045
Other Race1745210
Native American83704

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.91%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 36.44%.

Lebanon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,565$40,229$30,566
Less Than 9th Grade$20,111$19,889$20,318
High School Graduate$26,855$31,640$21,978
Some College$36,732$45,070$30,908
Bachelors Degree$44,286$46,655$42,154
Graduate Degree$51,810$82,391$45,565

$34,565

Average Earnings

$40,229

Average Male

$30,566

Average Female

Lebanon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lebanon Language by Age

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Lebanon Language

93.18% of Lebanon residents speak only English, while 6.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.35% of the population.

Lebanon Language

Lebanon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White23,6142,1339.03%
Black4,1861,55037.03%
Hispanic2,15237617.47%
Multiple83320724.85%
Asian87316719.13%
Native1645835.37%
Other33710.30%

13.98%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.04%

Male Poverty Rate

16.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lebanon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lebanon is Black, with 37.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lebanon is Other, with 0.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.97%.

Lebanon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.24%
High School15.89%
Some College8.39%
Bachelors or Greater3.22%

Lebanon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed21.47%
Male Unemployed20.90%
Female Employed9.72%
Male Employed2.98%

Lebanon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lebanon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,228$74,706
Families$65,476$83,970
Married Families$80,654-
Non Families$29,966$44,115
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Income by Household Type

Lebanon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Lebanon Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Lebanon Marital Status

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2,159

Number of Veterans

1,949

Male Veterans

210

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam678
Second Gulf War569
First Gulf War392
Korea158
World War II50

Lebanon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54554
65 to 74502
75+415
18 to 34372
55 to 64316

Lebanon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,9109.13%
Black2146.52%
Hispanic442.96%
2+ Races317.33%
Native American43.42%

Lebanon Veterans by Race

Lebanon Veterans by Education

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2.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lebanon Veterans by Education

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62.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Lebanon Employment by Age

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Lebanon Employment by Race

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Lebanon 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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57.22%

Born in Lebanon

93.19%

Native Born

6.81%

Foreign Born

4.24%

Non Citizen

2.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.19% of Lebanon residents were born in the United States, with 57.22% 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.

Lebanon Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202138,6951,1082.95%
202037,5871,1083.04%
201936,4791,1083.13%
201835,3712,8738.84%
201732,4981,2053.85%
201631,2931,1193.71%
201530,1747662.60%
201429,4081,0013.52%
201328,4074411.58%
201227,9667182.64%
201127,2489263.52%
201026,3226,0872.66%
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%

Lebanon Population by Year