Wartburg, Tennessee Population 2021

946
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Wartburg is a city located in Morgan County Tennessee. It is also the county seat of Morgan County. With a 2020 population of 946, it is the 238th largest city in Tennessee and the 10537th largest city in the United States . Wartburg is currently growing at a rate of 1.18% annually and its population has increased by 3.05% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 918 in 2010. Wartburg reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Wartburg has a population density of 935 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wartburg is $51,340 with a poverty rate of 29.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $575 per month, and the median house value is $103,000. The median age in Wartburg is 42.7 years, 34.7 years for males, and 49 years for females.

Wartburg Demographics

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

  • White: 96.56%
  • Black or African American: 1.82%
  • Native American: 1.63%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Wartburg, Tennessee is 946 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 924.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 918.

Wartburg, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,00996.56%
Black or African American191.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native171.63%
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Wartburg Population by Race

Wartburg Population Pyramid $2021

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Wartburg Median Age

42.7


Total

34.7


Male

49


Female

Wartburg Adults

There are 788 adults, (237 of whom are seniors) in Wartburg.

Wartburg Age Dependency

89.7

Age Dependency Ratio

43

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wartburg Sex Ratio

Female

486

46.51%

Male

559

53.49%

Wartburg Population by Age

Wartburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wartburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female12.5%87.5%
Male18.2%81.8%
Non Family29.6%70.4%
All44.8%55.2%
Married66.9%33.1%

44.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wartburg Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3772.3244.8
Married1722.966.9
Non Family1591.2329.6
Female242.8812.5
Male22518.2

3.03

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Wartburg Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade618.40%
9th to 12th Grade10614.60%
High School Graduate34747.80%
Some College10614.60%
Associates Degree172.34%
Bachelors Degree517.02%
Graduate Degree385.23%
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Wartburg Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wartburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White69954187
Black1672
Native American1111

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 12.50%.

Wartburg Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,432$41,111$37,679
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$36,406$43,068$28,333
Some College$44,750$38,333$46,458
Bachelors Degree$39,821$49,219$37,857
Graduate Degree$71,250$125,104$51,500

$39,432

Average Earnings

$41,111

Average Male

$37,679

Average Female

Wartburg Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wartburg Language by Age

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Wartburg Language

99.19% of Wartburg residents speak only English, while 0.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.81% of the population.

Wartburg Language

Wartburg Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White82723428.30%
Native1717100.00%
Black22100.00%

29.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.71%

Male Poverty Rate

32.20%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wartburg

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wartburg is White, with 28.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 50.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.02%.

Wartburg Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade80.00%
High School18.40%
Some College13.27%
Bachelors or Greater9.52%

Wartburg Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed82.35%
Female Unemployed55.56%
Male Employed12.44%
Female Employed10.14%

Wartburg Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wartburg Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,250$51,340
Families$55,417$62,933
Married Families$65,000-
Non Families$16,908$33,449
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Income by Household Type

Wartburg Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

51.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wartburg Married by Age and Sex

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Wartburg 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.

Wartburg Marital Status by Race

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Wartburg Marital Status

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56

Number of Veterans

51

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam23
Korea8
World War II7
Second Gulf War7
First Gulf War

Wartburg Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+22
55 to 6415
35 to 5410
65 to 749
18 to 34

Wartburg Veterans by Age

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Wartburg Veterans by Race

Wartburg Veterans by Education

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29.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wartburg Veterans by Education

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46.6%

Labor Force Participation

43.4%

Employment Rate

6.9%

Unemployment Rate

Wartburg Employment by Age

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Wartburg Employment by Race

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Wartburg 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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78.85%

Born in Wartburg

99.33%

Native Born

0.67%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.33% of Wartburg residents were born in the United States, with 78.85% having been born in Tennessee. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Wartburg Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021946111.18%
2020935111.19%
2019924111.20%
2018913-21-2.25%
2017934141.52%
2016920141.55%
2015906-12-1.31%
2014918-5-0.54%
201392330.33%
201292040.44%
2011916-11-1.19%
20109270.00%

Wartburg Population by Year