Carroll County, Tennessee Population 2021

Carroll County, Tennessee's estimated population is 27,351 with a growth rate of -0.75% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Carroll County, Tennessee is the 54th largest county inTennessee. The 2010 Population was 28,454 and has seen a growth of -3.88% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202127,351-208-0.75%
202027,559-208-0.75%
201927,767-208-0.74%
201827,9751680.60%
201727,807-94-0.34%
201627,901-81-0.29%
201527,982-429-1.51%
201428,411-195-0.68%
201328,606-61-0.21%
201228,6671200.42%
201128,547930.33%
201028,4549403.42%
199027,514-771-2.73%
198028,2852,5449.88%
197025,7412,2659.65%
196023,476-3,077-11.59%
195026,5535752.21%
194025,978-154-0.59%
193026,1321,7717.27%
192024,3613901.63%
191023,971-279-1.15%
190024,2506202.62%
189023,6301,5276.91%
188022,1032,65613.66%
187019,4472,01011.53%
186017,4371,4709.21%
185015,9673,60529.16%
184012,3622,96531.55%
18309,3970.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.75% (-208)
Founded
November 7, 1821
County Seat
2010 Population
28,454
Growth Since 2010
-3.88% (-1,103)
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Carroll County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,21186.82%
Black or African American2,86710.28%
Two or More Races5612.01%
Asian1130.41%
American Indian and Alaska Native680.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander360.13%
Some Other Race300.11%
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Carroll County, Tennessee Population by Race

Carroll County, Tennessee Population Pyramid $2021

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Carroll County, Tennessee Median Age

42.5


Total

40.2


Male

44.7


Female

Carroll County, Tennessee Adults

There are 21,929 adults, (5,555 of whom are seniors) in Carroll County, Tennessee.

Carroll County, Tennessee Age Dependency

70.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Carroll County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

14,273

51.18%

Male

13,613

48.82%

Carroll County, Tennessee Population by Age

Carroll County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Carroll County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male47.9%52.1%
Female49.6%50.4%
Non Family67.4%32.6%
All73.1%26.9%
Married83.8%16.2%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Carroll County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9622.4673.1
Married5,724383.8
Non Family3,5111.1567.4
Female1,2593.6249.6
Male4682.5347.9

3.02

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Carroll County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2746.61%
9th to 12th Grade1,7889.27%
High School Graduate8,13742.19%
Some College3,69819.17%
Associates Degree9134.73%
Bachelors Degree2,12611.02%
Graduate Degree1,3507.00%
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Carroll County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Carroll County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White16,73114,0803,153
Black1,9591,708203
Hispanic28717243
2+ Races22218040
Asian565120
Islander3621
Native American343017
Other Race203

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 91.07%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 50.00%.

Carroll County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,678$39,341$24,967
Less Than 9th Grade$17,285$31,176$12,852
High School Graduate$27,573$33,125$21,991
Some College$28,691$39,211$24,260
Bachelors Degree$37,762$47,300$31,675
Graduate Degree$51,987$53,816$50,329

$31,678

Average Earnings

$39,341

Average Male

$24,967

Average Female

Carroll County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Carroll County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Carroll County, Tennessee Language

97.38% of Carroll County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.82% of the population.

Carroll County, Tennessee Language

Carroll County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,8623,79616.60%
Black2,68168425.51%
Multiple56126947.95%
Hispanic71922531.29%
Asian1073633.64%
Islander3636100.00%
Other221777.27%
Native6857.35%

18.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.67%

Male Poverty Rate

20.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Carroll County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Carroll County, Tennessee is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Carroll County, Tennessee is Native, with 7.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.89%.

Carroll County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.93%
High School15.82%
Some College14.59%
Bachelors or Greater3.95%

Carroll County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed33.68%
Male Unemployed31.91%
Female Employed9.31%
Male Employed6.71%

Carroll County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Carroll County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,637$55,465
Families$57,936$68,286
Married Families$68,113$77,811
Non Families$20,460$26,661
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Income by Household Type

Carroll County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.4%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Carroll County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Carroll County, Tennessee 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.

Carroll County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Carroll County, Tennessee Marital Status

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1,854

Number of Veterans

1,635

Male Veterans

219

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam592
Second Gulf War538
First Gulf War457
Korea99
World War II40

Carroll County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54574
65 to 74474
75+301
55 to 64296
18 to 34209

Carroll County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7319.01%
Black1114.98%
Hispanic234.99%
Native American1230.00%

Carroll County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Carroll County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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6.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Carroll County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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52.2%

Labor Force Participation

49.5%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Carroll County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Carroll County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Carroll County, Tennessee 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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72.79%

Born in Carroll County, Tennessee

98.82%

Native Born

1.18%

Foreign Born

0.55%

Non Citizen

0.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.82% of Carroll County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 72.79% having been born in Tennessee. 0.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Carroll County, Tennessee Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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