McKenzie, Tennessee Population 2021

4,987
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McKenzie is a city located in Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 4,987, it is the 101st largest city in Tennessee and the 4777th largest city in the United States . McKenzie is currently declining at a rate of -3.18% annually and its population has decreased by -6.08% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,310 in 2010. McKenzie reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 6 miles, McKenzie has a population density of 789 people per square mile.

The average household income in McKenzie is $47,777 with a poverty rate of 24.28%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $670 per month, and the median house value is $94,100. The median age in McKenzie is 38.1 years, 33.3 years for males, and 40 years for females.

McKenzie Demographics

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

  • White: 86.41%
  • Black or African American: 12.91%
  • Asian: 0.41%
  • Other race: 0.15%
  • Two or more races: 0.11%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of McKenzie, Tennessee is 4,987 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,315.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,310.

McKenzie, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,60486.41%
Black or African American68812.91%
Asian220.41%
Some Other Race80.15%
Two or More Races60.11%
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McKenzie Population by Race

McKenzie Population Pyramid $2021

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McKenzie Median Age

38.1


Total

33.3


Male

40


Female

McKenzie Adults

There are 4,377 adults, (1,180 of whom are seniors) in McKenzie.

McKenzie Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

McKenzie Sex Ratio

Female

2,934

55.07%

Male

2,394

44.93%

McKenzie Population by Age

McKenzie Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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McKenzie Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Non Family51.2%48.8%
Female51.4%48.6%
All59.4%40.6%
Married75.6%24.4%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

McKenzie Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1162.2759.4
Married8982.8675.6
Non Family8381.2551.2
Female2883.3651.4
Male922.350

2.87

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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McKenzie Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2607.44%
9th to 12th Grade3429.79%
High School Graduate1,13332.42%
Some College66118.91%
Associates Degree922.63%
Bachelors Degree47413.56%
Graduate Degree53315.25%
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McKenzie Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

McKenzie Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,0042,463941
Black44338845
Hispanic262621
Asian1616
2+ Races6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 80.77%.

McKenzie Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,615$37,523$16,275
Less Than 9th Grade$12,629$2,500$12,672
High School Graduate$25,032$28,180$11,104
Some College$22,917$25,000$20,795
Bachelors Degree$23,750$42,292$19,968
Graduate Degree$44,511$46,364$42,794

$25,615

Average Earnings

$37,523

Average Male

$16,275

Average Female

McKenzie Earnings by Educational Attainment

McKenzie Language by Age

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McKenzie Language

98.21% of McKenzie residents speak only English, while 1.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.72% of the population.

McKenzie Language

McKenzie Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,13999824.11%
Black56011420.36%
Hispanic523159.62%
Asian1616100.00%

24.28%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.11%

Male Poverty Rate

26.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in McKenzie

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in McKenzie is Black, with 20.36% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.73%.

McKenzie Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.68%
High School26.81%
Some College11.24%
Bachelors or Greater2.49%

McKenzie Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed39.66%
Female Employed16.74%
Male Unemployed12.12%
Male Employed12.05%

McKenzie Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

McKenzie Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,757$47,777
Families$60,000$62,986
Married Families$70,139-
Non Families$18,704$23,881
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Income by Household Type

McKenzie Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.7%

Female Marriage Rate

McKenzie Married by Age and Sex

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McKenzie Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

McKenzie Marital Status by Race

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McKenzie Marital Status

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403

Number of Veterans

322

Male Veterans

81

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War151
First Gulf War81
Vietnam66
Korea34
World War II8

McKenzie Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54110
75+105
55 to 6470
18 to 3460
65 to 7458

McKenzie Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3609.59%
Black437.31%
Hispanic57.25%

McKenzie Veterans by Race

McKenzie Veterans by Education

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6.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

McKenzie Veterans by Education

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47.8%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

McKenzie Employment by Age

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McKenzie Employment by Race

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McKenzie 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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67.27%

Born in McKenzie

99.08%

Native Born

0.92%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

0.69%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.08% of McKenzie residents were born in the United States, with 67.27% having been born in Tennessee. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

McKenzie Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20214,987-164-3.18%
20205,151-164-3.09%
20195,315-164-2.99%
20185,4791192.22%
20175,360-98-1.80%
20165,45850.09%
20155,453-78-1.41%
20145,531-117-2.07%
20135,64870.12%
20125,6411572.86%
20115,4842244.26%
20105,260-35-0.07%
20005,2951270.24%
19905,168-237-0.45%
19805,4055321.04%
19704,8731,0932.57%
19603,78060.02%
19503,7740.00%

McKenzie Population by Year