Sequatchie County, Tennessee Population 2021

Sequatchie County, Tennessee's estimated population is 15,296 with a growth rate of 0.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sequatchie County, Tennessee is the 79th largest county inTennessee. The 2010 Population was 14,128 and has seen a growth of 8.27% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202115,2961350.89%
202015,1611350.90%
201915,0261350.91%
201814,8911240.84%
201714,767130.09%
201614,7541130.77%
201514,64170.05%
201414,634970.67%
201314,5371871.30%
201214,350760.53%
201114,2741461.03%
201014,1285,26559.40%
19908,8632583.00%
19808,6052,27435.92%
19706,3314167.03%
19605,9152304.05%
19505,68564712.84%
19405,03899124.49%
19304,04741511.43%
19203,632-570-13.56%
19104,20287626.34%
19003,3262999.88%
18903,02746218.01%
18802,5652309.85%
18702,33521510.14%
18602,1200.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.89% (135)
County Website
Founded
December 9, 1857
County Seat
2010 Population
14,128
Growth Since 2010
8.27% (1,168)
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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,38297.07%
Two or More Races3752.53%
Black or African American330.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native160.11%
Some Other Race100.07%
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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Population by Race

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Population Pyramid $2021

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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Median Age

44.1


Total

43


Male

45.2


Female

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Adults

There are 11,802 adults, (2,961 of whom are seniors) in Sequatchie County, Tennessee.

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Age Dependency

67.6

Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

7,425

50.11%

Male

7,391

49.89%

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Population by Age

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female46.2%53.8%
Non Family67%33%
All74.7%25.3%
Male76.6%23.4%
Married82.2%17.8%

74.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5282.6474.7
Married3,3512.9782.2
Non Family1,3361.2467
Female5333.346.2
Male3083.9876.6

3.03

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6666.21%
9th to 12th Grade1,31212.22%
High School Graduate4,19739.10%
Some College2,19320.43%
Associates Degree7466.95%
Bachelors Degree1,0269.56%
Graduate Degree5935.53%
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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,0498,2911,536
Hispanic42827269
2+ Races212158
Black2818
Native American161614

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 87.50%.

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,950$41,190$25,561
Less Than 9th Grade$18,810$23,716$7,750
High School Graduate$28,693$34,809$21,318
Some College$34,761$48,875$25,234
Bachelors Degree$43,966$69,167$30,871
Graduate Degree$48,934$49,191$48,676

$31,950

Average Earnings

$41,190

Average Male

$25,561

Average Female

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Language

97.01% of Sequatchie County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.52% of the population.

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Language

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,6202,77020.34%
Hispanic5255610.67%
Multiple3714812.94%

19.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.75%

Male Poverty Rate

20.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sequatchie County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sequatchie County, Tennessee is White, with 20.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sequatchie County, Tennessee is Hispanic, with 10.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.27%.

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.70%
High School15.31%
Some College11.97%
Bachelors or Greater3.03%

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed50.31%
Female Unemployed35.06%
Female Employed11.68%
Male Employed8.86%

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,370$58,572
Families$59,397$65,373
Married Families$70,080-
Non Families$26,293$34,052
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Income by Household Type

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.3%

Male Marriage Rate

58.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Sequatchie 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.

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Marital Status

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1,262

Number of Veterans

1,143

Male Veterans

119

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam417
First Gulf War329
Second Gulf War281
Korea38
World War II25

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54382
65 to 74292
75+286
55 to 64197
18 to 34105

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,22010.61%
Hispanic5913.26%
2+ Races3313.47%
Black927.27%

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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12.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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52.3%

Labor Force Participation

49.7%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Sequatchie County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Sequatchie County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Sequatchie 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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63.54%

Born in Sequatchie County, Tennessee

97.97%

Native Born

2.03%

Foreign Born

1.78%

Non Citizen

0.26%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.97% of Sequatchie County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 63.54% having been born in Tennessee. 1.78% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sequatchie 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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