Marion County, Tennessee Population 2022

Marion County, Tennessee's estimated population is 29,834 with a growth rate of 1.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Marion County, Tennessee is the 52nd largest county in Tennessee. The 2010 Population was 28,220 and has seen a growth of 5.72% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18203,8880.00%
18305,5081,62041.67%
18406,07056210.20%
18506,3142444.02%
18606,190-124-1.96%
18706,84165110.52%
188010,9104,06959.48%
189015,4114,50141.26%
190017,2811,87012.13%
191018,8201,5398.91%
192017,402-1,418-7.53%
193017,5491470.84%
194019,1401,5919.07%
195020,5201,3807.21%
196021,0365162.51%
197020,577-459-2.18%
198024,4163,83918.66%
199024,8604441.82%
201028,2203,36013.52%
201128,099-121-0.43%
201228,2261270.45%
201328,3261000.35%
201428,405790.28%
201528,397-8-0.03%
201628,383-14-0.05%
201728,406230.08%
201828,5981920.68%
201928,9073091.08%
202029,2163091.07%
202129,5253091.06%
202229,8343091.05%
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Marion County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White26,65993.09%
Black or African American1,0993.84%
American Indian and Alaska Native120.04%
Asian1340.47%
Some Other Race910.32%
Two or More Races6442.25%
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Marion County, Tennessee Population by Race

Marion County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2022

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Marion County, Tennessee Median Age

43.2


Total

41.6


Male

45.3


Female

Marion County, Tennessee Adults

There are 22,628 adults, (5,554 of whom are seniors) in Marion County, Tennessee.

Marion County, Tennessee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Marion County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

14,607

51.00%

Male

14,032

49.00%

Marion County, Tennessee Population by Age

Marion County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Marion County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married88.1%11.9%
All75.2%24.8%
Non Family63.5%36.5%
Female60.6%39.4%
Male57.6%42.4%

75.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Marion County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,4382.4875.2
Married5,7822.9988.1
Male6633.4757.6
Female1,3523.2260.6
Non Family3,6411.2263.5

2.95

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Marion County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4637.14%
9th to 12th Grade2,43811.90%
High School Graduate8,23540.21%
Some College4,18320.42%
Associates Degree1,6077.85%
Bachelors Degree1,7038.31%
Graduate Degree8534.16%
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Marion County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Marion County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American882
Asian11910222
Black735599103
White19,05215,3852,406
Hispanic27421218
2+ Races30028111
Other Race5118

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 25.00%.

Marion County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,401$42,335$30,601
Less Than 9th Grade$20,901$19,779$22,183
High School Graduate$34,072$41,895$26,029
Some College$40,245$44,002$31,244
Bachelors Degree$45,000$80,581$36,908
Graduate Degree$52,208$50,469$53,500

$36,401

Average Earnings

$42,335

Average Male

$30,601

Average Female

Marion County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Marion County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Marion County, Tennessee Language

99.09% of Marion County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 0.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.63% of the population.

Marion County, Tennessee Language

Marion County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,04042640.96%
Native12433.33%
Multiple63311017.38%
White25,9134,10915.86%
Asian13464.48%
Other10NaN%
Hispanic530448.30%

16.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.04%

Male Poverty Rate

19.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Marion County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Tennessee is Black, with 40.96% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Marion County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 8.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.69%.

Marion County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.49%
High School16.08%
Some College11.43%
Bachelors or Greater7.47%

Marion County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.02%
Male Unemployed40.00%
Female Employed6.15%
Female Unemployed64.10%

Marion County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Marion County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$50,059$63,307
Families$57,801$72,663
Married Families$70,686-
Non Families$23,563$38,504
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Income by Household Type

Marion County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.2%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Marion County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Marion 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 45-54.

Marion County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Marion County, Tennessee Marital Status

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1,770

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War227
First Gulf War210
Vietnam647
Korea138
World War II9

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34151
35 to 54286
55 to 64378
65 to 74503
75+452

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6787.92%
Black343.82%
2+ Races5816.57%

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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7.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Marion County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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55.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Marion County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Marion County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Marion 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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70.20%

Born in Marion County, Tennessee

99.13%

Native Born

0.87%

Foreign Born

0.45%

Non Citizen

0.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.13% of Marion County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 70.20% having been born in Tennessee. 0.45% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Marion 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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