Hancock County, Tennessee Population 2022

Hancock County, Tennessee's estimated population is 6,797 with a growth rate of 0.88% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Hancock County, Tennessee is the 93rd largest county in Tennessee. The 2010 Population was 6,798 and has seen a growth of -0.01% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18505,6600.00%
18607,0201,36024.03%
18707,1481281.82%
18809,0981,95027.28%
189010,3421,24413.67%
190011,1478057.78%
191010,778-369-3.31%
192010,454-324-3.01%
19309,673-781-7.47%
194011,2311,55816.11%
19509,116-2,115-18.83%
19607,757-1,359-14.91%
19706,719-1,038-13.38%
19806,8871682.50%
19906,739-148-2.15%
20106,798590.88%
20116,708-90-1.32%
20126,657-51-0.76%
20136,621-36-0.54%
20146,619-2-0.03%
20156,577-42-0.63%
20166,58360.09%
20176,593100.15%
20186,561-32-0.49%
20196,620590.90%
20206,679590.89%
20216,738590.88%
20226,797590.88%
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Hancock County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,46098.36%
Black or African American370.56%
Asian380.58%
Some Other Race90.14%
Two or More Races240.37%
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Hancock County, Tennessee Population by Race

Hancock County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2022

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Hancock County, Tennessee Median Age

44.5


Total

43.1


Male

45.6


Female

Hancock County, Tennessee Adults

There are 5,168 adults, (1,387 of whom are seniors) in Hancock County, Tennessee.

Hancock County, Tennessee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Hancock County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

3,302

50.27%

Male

3,266

49.73%

Hancock County, Tennessee Population by Age

Hancock County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hancock County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.2%8.8%
All77.5%22.5%
Non Family72.5%27.5%
Male61%39%
Female50.2%49.8%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hancock County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,7312.3477.5
Married1,1993.0891.2
Male2053.1561
Female2912.9150.2
Non Family1,0361.1672.5

2.92

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Hancock County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade51610.91%
9th to 12th Grade3787.99%
High School Graduate1,98441.94%
Some College1,14524.20%
Associates Degree2034.29%
Bachelors Degree1843.89%
Graduate Degree3216.79%
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Hancock County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hancock County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian383829
White4,5933,711476
Other Race55
2+ Races1414
Hispanic4444
Black3725

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 76.32%.

Hancock County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,855$31,747$23,422
Less Than 9th Grade$20,125$21,625$19,583
High School Graduate$24,750$30,350$19,934
Some College$28,362$37,292$16,161
Bachelors Degree$41,146$67,083$35,583
Graduate Degree$50,966$49,808$51,080

$26,855

Average Earnings

$31,747

Average Male

$23,422

Average Female

Hancock County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hancock County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Hancock County, Tennessee Language

97.94% of Hancock County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.49% of the population.

Hancock County, Tennessee Language

Hancock County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black11100.00%
Multiple181266.67%
White6,1481,92131.25%
Other9NaN%
Hispanic952021.05%

31.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.73%

Male Poverty Rate

30.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hancock County, Tennessee

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hancock County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 21.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.34%.

Hancock County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.59%
High School26.80%
Some College24.40%
Bachelors or Greater4.78%

Hancock County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed15.47%
Male Unemployed53.79%
Female Employed17.34%
Female Unemployed65.71%

Hancock County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hancock County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$28,234$55,123
Families$46,313$68,563
Married Families$54,572-
Non Families$18,563$27,787
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Income by Household Type

Hancock County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Hancock County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Hancock County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Hancock County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Hancock County, Tennessee Marital Status

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425

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War61
First Gulf War94
Vietnam234
Korea2
World War II2

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3430
35 to 54118
55 to 6483
65 to 74168
75+26

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4138.15%
Black1232.43%

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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7.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hancock County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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44.4%

Labor Force Participation

39.1%

Employment Rate

12%

Unemployment Rate

Hancock County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Hancock County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Hancock 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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66.46%

Born in Hancock County, Tennessee

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

0.58%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.13% of Hancock County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 66.46% having been born in Tennessee. 0.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hancock 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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