Mount Carmel, Tennessee Population 2021

5,276
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Mount Carmel is a city located in Hawkins County Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 5,276, it is the 97th largest city in Tennessee and the 4627th largest city in the United States . Mount Carmel is currently declining at a rate of -0.17% annually and its population has decreased by -2.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,429 in 2010. Mount Carmel reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Mount Carmel has a population density of 794 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mount Carmel is $70,901 with a poverty rate of 12.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $682 per month, and the median house value is $151,600. The median age in Mount Carmel is 42.8 years, 38.2 years for males, and 46 years for females.

Mount Carmel Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Carmelwas:

  • White: 97.73%
  • Two or more races: 1.13%
  • Black or African American: 0.91%
  • Asian: 0.23%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Carmel, Tennessee is 5,276 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,294.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,429.

Mount Carmel, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,17397.73%
Two or More Races601.13%
Black or African American480.91%
Asian120.23%
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Mount Carmel Population by Race

Mount Carmel Population Pyramid $2021

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Mount Carmel Median Age

42.8


Total

38.2


Male

46


Female

Mount Carmel Adults

There are 4,082 adults, (944 of whom are seniors) in Mount Carmel.

Mount Carmel Age Dependency

68.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Carmel Sex Ratio

Female

2,541

48.01%

Male

2,752

51.99%

Mount Carmel Population by Age

Mount Carmel Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mount Carmel Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male50%50%
Non Family63.2%36.8%
Female64.6%35.4%
All74.6%25.4%
Married85.5%14.5%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mount Carmel Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1842.4274.6
Married1,2022.7685.5
Non Family5701.1163.2
Female2403.264.6
Male1723.3450

2.77

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Mount Carmel Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade862.26%
9th to 12th Grade1965.15%
High School Graduate1,52039.97%
Some College81521.43%
Associates Degree41110.81%
Bachelors Degree58715.44%
Graduate Degree1884.94%
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Mount Carmel Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mount Carmel Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,6113,365728
Hispanic9477
2+ Races515138
Black48419
Asian12

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 74.51%.

Mount Carmel Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,764$45,284$29,561
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$31,312$40,733$24,680
Some College$40,308$47,167$27,346
Bachelors Degree$44,674$58,750$36,250
Graduate Degree$54,306$$54,821

$39,764

Average Earnings

$45,284

Average Male

$29,561

Average Female

Mount Carmel Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mount Carmel Language by Age

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Mount Carmel Language

98.10% of Mount Carmel residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.44% of the population.

Mount Carmel Language

Mount Carmel Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,95955311.15%
Hispanic1338261.65%
Black482041.67%
Asian1212100.00%

12.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.41%

Male Poverty Rate

15.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Carmel

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Carmel is White, with 11.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.88%.

Mount Carmel Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.85%
High School9.34%
Some College8.97%
Bachelors or Greater6.58%

Mount Carmel Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed56.60%
Male Unemployed44.44%
Female Employed7.88%
Male Employed2.53%

Mount Carmel Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mount Carmel Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,253$70,901
Families$63,092$67,039
Married Families$69,694-
Non Families$25,652$79,306
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Income by Household Type

Mount Carmel Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

56.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Carmel Married by Age and Sex

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Mount Carmel 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.

Mount Carmel Marital Status by Race

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Mount Carmel Marital Status

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421

Number of Veterans

401

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam149
Second Gulf War95
First Gulf War44
Korea22
World War II

Mount Carmel Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74107
55 to 6496
75+85
35 to 5475
18 to 3458

Mount Carmel Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White42110.60%
Hispanic1819.15%

Mount Carmel Veterans by Race

Mount Carmel Veterans by Education

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9.50%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Carmel Veterans by Education

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53.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Carmel Employment by Age

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Mount Carmel Employment by Race

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Mount Carmel 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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65.03%

Born in Mount Carmel

99.53%

Native Born

0.47%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.53% of Mount Carmel residents were born in the United States, with 65.03% having been born in Tennessee. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mount Carmel Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20215,276-9-0.17%
20205,285-9-0.17%
20195,294-9-0.17%
20185,303-8-0.15%
20175,311-9-0.17%
20165,32040.08%
20155,316-22-0.41%
20145,338-24-0.45%
20135,362180.34%
20125,344-13-0.24%
20115,357-27-0.50%
20105,3845891.17%
20004,7957131.62%
19904,0823180.81%
19803,7649432.93%
19702,8210.00%

Mount Carmel Population by Year