Haywood County, Tennessee Population 2021

Haywood County, Tennessee's estimated population is 17,218 with a growth rate of -0.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Haywood County, Tennessee is the 73rd largest county inTennessee. The 2010 Population was 18,812 and has seen a growth of -8.47% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202117,218-43-0.25%
202017,261-43-0.25%
201917,304-43-0.25%
201817,347-260-1.48%
201717,607-215-1.21%
201617,822-214-1.19%
201518,036-199-1.09%
201418,23510.01%
201318,234-42-0.23%
201218,276-270-1.46%
201118,546-266-1.41%
201018,812-625-3.22%
199019,437-881-4.34%
198020,3187223.68%
197019,596-3,797-16.23%
196023,393-2,819-10.75%
195026,212-1,487-5.37%
194027,6991,6366.28%
193026,0636772.67%
192025,386-524-2.02%
191025,9107212.86%
190025,1891,6316.92%
189023,558-2,495-9.58%
188026,0539593.82%
187025,0945,86230.48%
186019,2321,97311.43%
185017,2593,38924.43%
184013,8708,536160.03%
18305,3340.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.25% (-43)
County Website
Founded
1823
County Seat
2010 Population
18,812
Growth Since 2010
-8.47% (-1,594)
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Haywood County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American8,95050.79%
White8,24346.77%
Some Other Race2381.35%
Two or More Races1791.02%
Asian80.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50.03%
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Haywood County, Tennessee Population by Race

Haywood County, Tennessee Population Pyramid $2021

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Haywood County, Tennessee Median Age

42


Total

39.8


Male

43.4


Female

Haywood County, Tennessee Adults

There are 13,624 adults, (3,152 of whom are seniors) in Haywood County, Tennessee.

Haywood County, Tennessee Age Dependency

68.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Haywood County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

9,385

53.25%

Male

8,238

46.75%

Haywood County, Tennessee Population by Age

Haywood County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Haywood County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female36.5%63.5%
Non Family48.3%51.7%
All58.2%41.8%
Male75%25%
Married75.8%24.2%

58.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Haywood County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,1812.4258.2
Married2,8932.9675.8
Non Family2,4541.0948.3
Female1,4943.4436.5
Male3403.0275

3.04

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Haywood County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6325.18%
9th to 12th Grade1,56512.83%
High School Graduate5,73547.02%
Some College2,40919.75%
Associates Degree5094.17%
Bachelors Degree7295.98%
Graduate Degree6175.06%
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Haywood County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Haywood County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black5,9864,683252
White5,7334,9301,082
Hispanic423354
Other Race132106
2+ Races411912
Asian88
Islander55

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 2+ races people with a rate of 29.27%.

Haywood County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,062$33,354$27,310
Less Than 9th Grade$25,441$25,625$25,278
High School Graduate$30,804$34,859$25,547
Some College$28,410$29,614$26,711
Bachelors Degree$54,417$52,917$55,238
Graduate Degree$51,950$57,153$50,400

$31,062

Average Earnings

$33,354

Average Male

$27,310

Average Female

Haywood County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Haywood County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Haywood County, Tennessee Language

95.31% of Haywood County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 4.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.55% of the population.

Haywood County, Tennessee Language

Haywood County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black8,8182,12424.09%
White7,6401,02613.43%
Hispanic759648.43%
Multiple1794826.82%
Other238135.46%
Islander55100.00%

18.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.35%

Male Poverty Rate

20.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Haywood County, Tennessee

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Haywood County, Tennessee is Other, with 5.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.70%.

Haywood County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.62%
High School14.42%
Some College10.74%
Bachelors or Greater8.69%

Haywood County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed34.82%
Male Unemployed21.33%
Female Employed9.69%
Male Employed4.08%

Haywood County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Haywood County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,905$51,685
Families$51,123$63,276
Married Families$61,308-
Non Families$21,092$27,476
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Income by Household Type

Haywood County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Haywood County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Haywood County, Tennessee Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Haywood County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Haywood County, Tennessee Marital Status

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935

Number of Veterans

865

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam390
First Gulf War175
Second Gulf War114
Korea67
World War II54

Haywood County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74296
35 to 54263
55 to 64196
75+164
18 to 3416

Haywood County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5378.10%
Black3985.88%

Haywood County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Haywood County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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4.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Haywood County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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55.7%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Haywood County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Haywood County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Haywood 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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84.20%

Born in Haywood County, Tennessee

96.59%

Native Born

3.41%

Foreign Born

2.19%

Non Citizen

1.22%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.59% of Haywood County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 84.20% having been born in Tennessee. 2.19% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Haywood 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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