Dickson County, Tennessee Population 2022

Dickson County, Tennessee's estimated population is 55,454 with a growth rate of 0.91% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dickson County, Tennessee is the 30th largest county in Tennessee. The 2010 Population was 49,684 and has seen a growth of 11.61% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18104,5160.00%
18205,19067414.92%
18307,2652,07539.98%
18407,074-191-2.63%
18508,4041,33018.80%
18609,9821,57818.78%
18709,340-642-6.43%
188012,4603,12033.40%
189013,6451,1859.51%
190018,6354,99036.57%
191019,9551,3207.08%
192019,342-613-3.07%
193018,491-851-4.40%
194019,7181,2276.64%
195018,805-913-4.63%
196018,839340.18%
197021,9773,13816.66%
198030,0378,06036.67%
199035,0615,02416.73%
201049,68414,62341.71%
201149,9822980.60%
201250,2142320.46%
201350,164-50-0.10%
201450,4653010.60%
201551,3348691.72%
201651,9005661.10%
201752,7748741.68%
201853,4466721.27%
201953,9485020.94%
202054,4505020.93%
202154,9525020.92%
202255,4545020.91%
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Dickson County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49,05492.05%
Black or African American2,2144.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native1500.28%
Asian2390.45%
Some Other Race2200.41%
Two or More Races1,4122.65%
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Dickson County, Tennessee Population by Race

Dickson County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2022

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Dickson County, Tennessee Median Age

38.8


Total

38.1


Male

39.8


Female

Dickson County, Tennessee Adults

There are 41,010 adults, (8,513 of whom are seniors) in Dickson County, Tennessee.

Dickson County, Tennessee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Dickson County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

27,043

50.75%

Male

26,246

49.25%

Dickson County, Tennessee Population by Age

Dickson County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dickson County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.5%11.5%
Male87.1%12.9%
All76.1%23.9%
Non Family63%37%
Female50.4%49.6%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dickson County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,5592.6976.1
Married10,3833.288.5
Male8693.2887.1
Female2,2813.7650.4
Non Family6,0261.3163

3.19

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

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Dickson County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7534.72%
9th to 12th Grade3,5939.68%
High School Graduate14,95240.29%
Some College7,80421.03%
Associates Degree2,6467.13%
Bachelors Degree4,02410.84%
Graduate Degree2,3426.31%
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Dickson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dickson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian12212136
2+ Races47242092
Black1,6011,320292
White33,83529,1725,856
Hispanic1,057728136
Native American13710713
Other Race13945

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 99.18%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.51%.

Dickson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,730$43,028$31,713
Less Than 9th Grade$26,040$32,706$24,803
High School Graduate$32,601$39,016$26,528
Some College$40,948$48,216$31,520
Bachelors Degree$48,385$60,061$41,662
Graduate Degree$58,053$60,595$54,622

$37,730

Average Earnings

$43,028

Average Male

$31,713

Average Female

Dickson County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dickson County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Dickson County, Tennessee Language

97.83% of Dickson County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.64% of the population.

Dickson County, Tennessee Language

Dickson County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple1,40233023.54%
Black2,14046521.73%
Native1442819.44%
White47,0985,32611.31%
Other36NaN%
Hispanic1,96922111.22%

11.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.90%

Male Poverty Rate

12.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dickson County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dickson County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 23.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dickson County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 11.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.70%.

Dickson County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.45%
High School13.03%
Some College6.07%
Bachelors or Greater2.69%

Dickson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.51%
Male Unemployed26.05%
Female Employed5.78%
Female Unemployed14.43%

Dickson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dickson County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,804$75,015
Families$66,903$83,622
Married Families$78,245-
Non Families$32,014$51,080
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Income by Household Type

Dickson County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Dickson County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Dickson County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Dickson County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Dickson County, Tennessee Marital Status

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3,012

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War879
First Gulf War791
Vietnam947
Korea254
World War II54

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34367
35 to 54718
55 to 64570
65 to 74641
75+716

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,8677.52%
Black985.70%
Native American85.84%
Other Race94.62%
2+ Races305.03%
Hispanic14312.16%

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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8.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dickson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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60.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Dickson County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Dickson County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Dickson 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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68.04%

Born in Dickson County, Tennessee

98.16%

Native Born

1.84%

Foreign Born

0.98%

Non Citizen

0.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.16% of Dickson County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 68.04% having been born in Tennessee. 0.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Dickson 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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