Williston, Tennessee Population 2021

375
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Williston is a city located in Fayette County Tennessee. With a 2020 population of 375, it is the 308th largest city in Tennessee and the 14499th largest city in the United States . Williston is currently declining at a rate of -0.27% annually and its population has decreased by -5.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 395 in 2010. Williston reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Williston has a population density of 227 people per square mile.

The average household income in Williston is $59,193 with a poverty rate of 21.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $950 per month, and the median house value is $99,400. The median age in Williston is 35.7 years, 35.2 years for males, and 36 years for females.

Williston Demographics

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

  • White: 52.34%
  • Black or African American: 46.55%
  • Two or more races: 0.67%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Williston, Tennessee is 375 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 377.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 395.

Williston, Tennessee Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23552.34%
Black or African American20946.55%
Two or More Races30.67%
Some Other Race20.45%
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Williston Population by Race

Williston Population Pyramid $2021

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Williston Median Age

35.7


Total

35.2


Male

36


Female

Williston Adults

There are 344 adults, (76 of whom are seniors) in Williston.

Williston Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Williston Sex Ratio

Female

216

48.11%

Male

233

51.89%

Williston Population by Age

Williston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Williston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female57.1%42.9%
Non Family62%38%
All74.3%25.7%
Married89.7%10.3%
Male100%0%

74.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Williston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1672.6974.3
Non Family711.4962
Married683.2489.7
Female214.2957.1
Male74.71100

3.35

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Williston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4114.49%
9th to 12th Grade269.19%
High School Graduate11440.28%
Some College5619.79%
Associates Degree238.13%
Bachelors Degree186.36%
Graduate Degree51.77%
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Williston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Williston Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White14211920
Black136953
2+ Races32
Hispanic2
Other Race2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 83.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.08%.

Williston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,125$43,750$33,750
Less Than 9th Grade$48,625$48,250$
High School Graduate$29,625$29,813$
Some College$44,167$44,306$39,688
Bachelors Degree$57,500$65,000$
Graduate Degree$$$

$38,125

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$33,750

Average Female

Williston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Williston Language by Age

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Williston Language

99.03% of Williston residents speak only English, while 0.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.97% of the population.

Williston Language

Williston Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2094923.44%
White2234118.39%
Hispanic33100.00%
Other22100.00%
Multiple3133.33%

21.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.18%

Male Poverty Rate

25.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Williston

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Williston is White, with 18.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.30%.

Williston Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.42%
High School15.79%
Some College7.59%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Williston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed75.00%
Female Employed16.48%
Male Employed2.31%

Williston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Williston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,375$59,193
Families$67,500$74,363
Married Families$71,875-
Non Families$31,750$38,513
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Income by Household Type

Williston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

38.1%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Williston Married by Age and Sex

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Williston 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 45-54.

Williston Marital Status by Race

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Williston Marital Status

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16

Number of Veterans

16

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam7
First Gulf War6
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Williston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 646
65 to 745
35 to 545
75+
18 to 34

Williston Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White106.29%
Black63.33%

Williston Veterans by Race

Williston Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Williston Veterans by Education

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67.7%

Labor Force Participation

62.6%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Williston Employment by Age

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Williston Employment by Race

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Williston 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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84.19%

Born in Williston

99.55%

Native Born

0.45%

Foreign Born

0.45%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.55% of Williston residents were born in the United States, with 84.19% having been born in Tennessee. 0.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Williston Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021375-1-0.27%
2020376-1-0.27%
2019377-1-0.26%
2018378-2-0.53%
2017380-6-1.55%
2016386-2-0.52%
2015388-5-1.27%
2014393-3-0.76%
2013396-3-0.75%
201239910.25%
2011398-2-0.50%
20104000.00%

Williston Population by Year