Gibson County, Tennessee Population 2022

Gibson County, Tennessee's estimated population is 49,019 with a growth rate of -0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gibson County, Tennessee is the 34th largest county in Tennessee. The 2010 Population was 49,731 and has seen a growth of -1.43% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18305,8010.00%
184013,6897,888135.98%
185019,5485,85942.80%
186021,7772,22911.40%
187025,6663,88917.86%
188032,6857,01927.35%
189035,8593,1749.71%
190039,4083,5499.90%
191041,6302,2225.64%
192043,3881,7584.22%
193046,5283,1407.24%
194044,835-1,693-3.64%
195048,1323,2977.35%
196044,699-3,433-7.13%
197047,8713,1727.10%
198049,4671,5963.33%
199046,315-3,152-6.37%
201049,7313,4167.38%
201149,8981670.34%
201249,666-232-0.46%
201349,380-286-0.58%
201449,436560.11%
201549,329-107-0.22%
201649,250-79-0.16%
201749,25550.01%
201849,171-84-0.17%
201949,133-38-0.08%
202049,095-38-0.08%
202149,057-38-0.08%
202249,019-38-0.08%
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Gibson County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White38,08077.41%
Black or African American8,30516.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native2030.41%
Asian1940.39%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander410.08%
Some Other Race2970.60%
Two or More Races2,0734.21%
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Gibson County, Tennessee Population by Race

Gibson County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2022

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Gibson County, Tennessee Median Age

40


Total

38.5


Male

41.8


Female

Gibson County, Tennessee Adults

There are 37,302 adults, (8,738 of whom are seniors) in Gibson County, Tennessee.

Gibson County, Tennessee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Gibson County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

25,595

52.03%

Male

23,598

47.97%

Gibson County, Tennessee Population by Age

Gibson County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gibson County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All65.6%34.4%
Male61.1%38.9%
Non Family51.6%48.4%
Female38.8%61.2%

65.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gibson County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All19,5942.4565.6
Married9,3923.0684
Male8303.6161.1
Female2,9822.9938.8
Non Family6,3901.1651.6

3.02

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

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Gibson County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6464.93%
9th to 12th Grade3,0079.01%
High School Graduate12,95438.79%
Some College7,51022.49%
Associates Degree2,2916.86%
Bachelors Degree3,87011.59%
Graduate Degree2,1146.33%
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Gibson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gibson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Other Race216157116
Islander18189
Native American18117062
Asian14612937
White26,33523,0415,233
Hispanic56933373
Black5,4894,423469
2+ Races61758829

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 53.70%.

Gibson County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,159$41,412$28,871
Less Than 9th Grade$20,820$22,625$13,667
High School Graduate$30,283$33,924$25,492
Some College$32,667$44,363$29,536
Bachelors Degree$47,557$59,750$41,432
Graduate Degree$57,439$70,045$45,833

$33,159

Average Earnings

$41,412

Average Male

$28,871

Average Female

Gibson County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gibson County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Gibson County, Tennessee Language

97.04% of Gibson County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.96% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Gibson County, Tennessee Language

Gibson County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple2,06674436.01%
Black8,0222,27128.31%
Hispanic1,35032023.70%
Asian1942713.92%
White36,5334,06411.12%
Native197178.63%
Islander4137.32%
Other103NaN%

15.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.65%

Male Poverty Rate

16.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gibson County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gibson County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 36.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gibson County, Tennessee is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.38%.

Gibson County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.20%
High School13.51%
Some College9.92%
Bachelors or Greater3.65%

Gibson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.87%
Male Unemployed49.00%
Female Employed8.50%
Female Unemployed49.35%

Gibson County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gibson County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,557$58,772
Families$57,311$70,280
Married Families$71,250-
Non Families$21,664$31,577
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Income by Household Type

Gibson County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Gibson County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Gibson 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 55-64.

Gibson County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Gibson County, Tennessee Marital Status

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3,389

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War528
First Gulf War488
Vietnam1,312
Korea330
World War II90

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34195
35 to 54452
55 to 641,016
65 to 74881
75+845

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,7069.20%
Black5979.57%
Native American126.63%
Asian6339.38%
Islander1152.38%
Hispanic253.08%

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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3.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gibson County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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55.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.3%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gibson County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Gibson County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Gibson 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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74.10%

Born in Gibson County, Tennessee

98.60%

Native Born

1.40%

Foreign Born

0.77%

Non Citizen

0.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.60% of Gibson County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 74.10% having been born in Tennessee. 0.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Gibson 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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