Lauderdale County, Tennessee Population 2021

Lauderdale County, Tennessee's estimated population is 24,905 with a growth rate of -1.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lauderdale County, Tennessee is the 58th largest county inTennessee. The 2010 Population was 27,721 and has seen a growth of -10.16% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202124,905-364-1.44%
202025,269-364-1.42%
201925,633-364-1.40%
201825,997-96-0.37%
201726,0937733.05%
201625,320-1,583-5.88%
201526,903-454-1.66%
201427,357-216-0.78%
201327,573-121-0.44%
201227,694-7-0.03%
201127,701-20-0.07%
201027,7214,23018.01%
199023,491-1,064-4.33%
198024,5554,28421.13%
197020,271-1,573-7.20%
196021,844-3,203-12.79%
195025,0475862.40%
194024,4611,0554.51%
193023,4061,9128.90%
192021,4943891.84%
191021,105-866-3.94%
190021,9713,21517.14%
189018,7563,83825.73%
188014,9184,08037.65%
187010,8383,27943.38%
18607,5592,39046.24%
18505,1691,73450.48%
18403,4350.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-1.44% (-364)
Founded
1835
County Seat
2010 Population
27,721
Growth Since 2010
-10.16% (-2,816)
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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White16,35962.95%
Black or African American8,76933.74%
Two or More Races5202.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native2180.84%
Asian720.28%
Some Other Race510.20%
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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Population by Race

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Population Pyramid $2021

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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Median Age

38.3


Total

36.2


Male

40.3


Female

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Adults

There are 20,013 adults, (3,971 of whom are seniors) in Lauderdale County, Tennessee.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Age Dependency

62

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

12,649

48.67%

Male

13,340

51.33%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Population by Age

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female24.8%75.2%
Male36.4%63.6%
Non Family52.6%47.4%
All56.1%43.9%
Married75.1%24.9%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,6752.3956.1
Married4,2802.9475.1
Non Family2,9221.1452.6
Female1,9133.0524.8
Male5602.5436.4

2.84

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1846.67%
9th to 12th Grade2,88516.25%
High School Graduate8,06445.43%
Some College3,31218.66%
Associates Degree8424.74%
Bachelors Degree8414.74%
Graduate Degree6243.52%
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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White11,3219,0511,055
Black5,6554,228331
Hispanic41114016
2+ Races16912618
Native American1289135
Asian614010
Other Race417

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 79.95%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 27.34%.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,680$38,072$26,833
Less Than 9th Grade$22,513$25,119$21,350
High School Graduate$31,072$38,323$25,054
Some College$31,584$38,605$27,059
Bachelors Degree$40,000$46,938$34,688
Graduate Degree$61,111$49,679$61,736

$31,680

Average Earnings

$38,072

Average Male

$26,833

Average Female

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Language

97.26% of Lauderdale County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.20% of the population.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Language

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White14,3102,33416.31%
Black7,4222,15529.04%
Hispanic59618931.71%
Multiple52017633.85%
Native2183917.89%
Other40820.00%

21.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.59%

Male Poverty Rate

22.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lauderdale County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lauderdale County, Tennessee is Multiple, with 33.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lauderdale County, Tennessee is White, with 16.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.00%.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.86%
High School16.99%
Some College14.27%
Bachelors or Greater6.29%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed29.54%
Male Unemployed25.99%
Female Employed9.36%
Male Employed7.78%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$39,896$50,842
Families$44,890$55,624
Married Families$60,853-
Non Families$22,922$34,224
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Income by Household Type

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Lauderdale 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.

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Marital Status

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1,322

Number of Veterans

1,221

Male Veterans

101

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam458
First Gulf War241
Second Gulf War229
Korea78
World War II28

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74382
55 to 64300
35 to 54277
75+205
18 to 34158

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0448.10%
Black2583.89%
2+ Races136.47%
Native American74.58%

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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11.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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48.2%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Lauderdale County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Lauderdale County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Lauderdale 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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79.28%

Born in Lauderdale County, Tennessee

98.12%

Native Born

1.88%

Foreign Born

1.00%

Non Citizen

0.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.12% of Lauderdale County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 79.28% having been born in Tennessee. 1.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lauderdale 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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