Tusculum, Tennessee Population 2021

2,503
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Tusculum is a city located in Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 2,503, it is the 144th largest city in Tennessee and the 6825th largest city in the United States . Tusculum is currently declining at a rate of -3.58% annually and its population has decreased by -6.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,663 in 2010. Tusculum reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Tusculum has a population density of 515 people per square mile.

The average household income in Tusculum is $90,981 with a poverty rate of 10.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $831 per month, and the median house value is $206,800. The median age in Tusculum is 27 years, 30.6 years for males, and 24.8 years for females.

Tusculum Demographics

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

  • White: 86.68%
  • Black or African American: 8.84%
  • Asian: 2.16%
  • Native American: 1.32%
  • Two or more races: 0.81%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Tusculum, Tennessee is 2,503 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,689.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,663.

Tusculum, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,36386.68%
Black or African American2418.84%
Asian592.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native361.32%
Two or More Races220.81%
Some Other Race50.18%
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Tusculum Population by Race

Tusculum Population Pyramid $2021

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Tusculum Median Age

27


Total

30.6


Male

24.8


Female

Tusculum Adults

There are 2,327 adults, (551 of whom are seniors) in Tusculum.

Tusculum Age Dependency

53.5

Age Dependency Ratio

31

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Tusculum Sex Ratio

Female

1,465

53.74%

Male

1,261

46.26%

Tusculum Population by Age

Tusculum Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Tusculum Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female28.9%71.1%
Male68%32%
Non Family79.4%20.6%
All83.3%16.7%
Married91.2%8.8%

83.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Tusculum Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6412.5983.3
Married3983.191.2
Non Family1801.1279.4
Female384.0328.9
Male252.9668

3.1

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

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Tusculum Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1067.44%
9th to 12th Grade815.69%
High School Graduate43630.62%
Some College30921.70%
Associates Degree916.39%
Bachelors Degree20414.33%
Graduate Degree19713.83%
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Tusculum Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Tusculum Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3321,158394
Asian35321
Black30303
Hispanic20173
Native American7
Other Race55

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 white people with a rate of 29.58%.

Tusculum Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,567$44,063$35,703
Less Than 9th Grade$27,083$22,500$
High School Graduate$32,500$47,813$18,438
Some College$31,080$27,813$31,477
Bachelors Degree$43,750$49,375$41,667
Graduate Degree$52,000$117,917$49,250

$39,567

Average Earnings

$44,063

Average Male

$35,703

Average Female

Tusculum Earnings by Educational Attainment

Tusculum Language by Age

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Tusculum Language

92.95% of Tusculum residents speak only English, while 7.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.39% of the population.

Tusculum Language

Tusculum Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,5441056.80%
Asian595593.22%
Black271555.56%
Hispanic4836.25%

10.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.79%

Male Poverty Rate

9.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Tusculum

The race most likely to be in poverty in Tusculum is Asian, with 93.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Tusculum is Hispanic, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.86%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.33%.

Tusculum Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School18.01%
Less Than 9th Grade6.99%
Some College5.49%
Bachelors or Greater1.35%

Tusculum Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed34.78%
Female Employed5.21%
Male Employed3.26%

Tusculum Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Tusculum Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$61,250$90,981
Families$79,583$109,270
Married Families$87,823-
Non Families$33,000$41,314
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Income by Household Type

Tusculum Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

34.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Tusculum Married by Age and Sex

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Tusculum 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 35-44.

Tusculum Marital Status by Race

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Tusculum Marital Status

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160

Number of Veterans

148

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam53
First Gulf War31
Second Gulf War29
Korea12
World War II6

Tusculum Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+44
65 to 7443
35 to 5441
55 to 6427
18 to 345

Tusculum Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1608.02%
Hispanic66.38%

Tusculum Veterans by Race

Tusculum Veterans by Education

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3.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Tusculum Veterans by Education

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42.4%

Labor Force Participation

40.6%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Tusculum Employment by Age

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Tusculum Employment by Race

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Tusculum 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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56.64%

Born in Tusculum

94.61%

Native Born

5.39%

Foreign Born

4.18%

Non Citizen

1.21%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.61% of Tusculum residents were born in the United States, with 56.64% having been born in Tennessee. 4.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Tusculum Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,503-93-3.58%
20202,596-93-3.46%
20192,689-93-3.34%
20182,782230.83%
20172,759782.91%
20162,681-22-0.81%
20152,7030.00%
20142,703160.60%
20132,687100.37%
20122,677-15-0.56%
20112,692230.86%
20102,6690.00%

Tusculum Population by Year