Petersburg is a city located in Lincoln County Tennessee. Petersburg has a 2020 population of 586. Petersburg is currently growing at a rate of 1.03% annually and its population has increased by 7.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 543 in 2010.
The average household income in Petersburg is $45,378 with a poverty rate of 20.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $588 per month, and the median house value is $66,400. The median age in Petersburg is 32.3 years, 43 years for males, and 29.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Petersburgwas:
99.39% of Petersburg residents speak only English, while 0.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.61% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Petersburg is Black, with 44.44% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Petersburg is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 46.24%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Petersburg
99.42% of Petersburg residents were born in the United States, with 71.37% having been born in Tennessee. 0.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.