Seymour, Tennessee Population 2021

11,193
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Seymour is a city located in Sevier County Tennessee. Seymour has a 2020 population of 11,193. Seymour is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,919 in 2010. Seymour reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Seymour is $73,942 with a poverty rate of 8.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $913 per month, and the median house value is $171,700. The median age in Seymour is 43.9 years, 39.2 years for males, and 46.6 years for females.

Seymour Demographics

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

  • White: 94.17%
  • Two or more races: 3.49%
  • Asian: 1.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.50%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Seymour, Tennessee is 11,193 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,193.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 10,919.

Seymour, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,54194.17%
Two or More Races3913.49%
Asian2051.83%
Black or African American560.50%
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Seymour Population by Race

Seymour Population Pyramid $2021

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Seymour Median Age

43.9


Total

39.2


Male

46.6


Female

Seymour Adults

There are 9,135 adults, (2,179 of whom are seniors) in Seymour.

Seymour Age Dependency

60.9

Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Seymour Sex Ratio

Female

5,876

52.50%

Male

5,317

47.50%

Seymour Population by Age

Seymour Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Seymour Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male54%46%
Female58.8%41.2%
Non Family72.3%27.7%
All76.7%23.3%
Married83.8%16.2%

76.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Seymour Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4032.5476.7
Married2,5133.0883.8
Non Family1,2221.372.3
Female5292.8258.8
Male1392.6654

2.94

Average Family Size

2.54

Average Household Size

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Seymour Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2352.82%
9th to 12th Grade6027.22%
High School Graduate2,96535.58%
Some College2,10025.20%
Associates Degree6888.26%
Bachelors Degree1,08312.99%
Graduate Degree6617.93%
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Seymour Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Seymour Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White7,9587,1211,662
2+ Races15815830
Asian149149
Hispanic353518
Black343434

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Seymour Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,602$40,608$26,398
Less Than 9th Grade$$6,362$
High School Graduate$22,820$29,185$17,926
Some College$35,297$45,396$21,501
Bachelors Degree$41,413$47,697$40,159
Graduate Degree$65,469$62,059$65,603

$33,602

Average Earnings

$40,608

Average Male

$26,398

Average Female

Seymour Earnings by Educational Attainment

Seymour Language by Age

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Seymour Language

97.26% of Seymour residents speak only English, while 2.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.84% of the population.

Seymour Language

Seymour Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,3635375.18%
Multiple39119048.59%
Asian20515776.59%
Hispanic1326549.24%

8.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.76%

Male Poverty Rate

6.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Seymour

The race most likely to be in poverty in Seymour is Asian, with 76.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Seymour is White, with 5.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.15%.

Seymour Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.07%
Some College7.78%
High School5.09%
Bachelors or Greater2.98%

Seymour Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed40.63%
Male Employed4.31%
Female Employed4.20%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Seymour Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Seymour Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,773$73,942
Families$65,922$85,771
Married Families$75,807-
Non Families$37,674$41,078
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Income by Household Type

Seymour Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Seymour Married by Age and Sex

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Seymour Marriage

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

Seymour Marital Status by Race

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Seymour Marital Status

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869

Number of Veterans

763

Male Veterans

106

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam334
Second Gulf War210
First Gulf War142
Korea58
World War II16

Seymour Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54266
65 to 74230
75+223
55 to 64110
18 to 3440

Seymour Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White8399.57%
2+ Races3018.99%

Seymour Veterans by Race

Seymour Veterans by Education

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3.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Seymour Veterans by Education

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65.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Seymour Employment by Age

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Seymour Employment by Race

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Seymour 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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53.77%

Born in Seymour

98.09%

Native Born

1.91%

Foreign Born

0.84%

Non Citizen

1.07%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.09% of Seymour residents were born in the United States, with 53.77% having been born in Tennessee. 0.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Seymour Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,1930.00%
202011,1930.00%
201911,1933202.94%
201810,8732992.83%
201710,574-590-5.28%
201611,1641050.95%
201511,0593563.33%
201410,703-302-2.74%
201311,005-186-1.66%
201211,1918428.14%
201110,349-570-5.22%
201010,9190.00%

Seymour Population by Year