Washington County, Tennessee Population 2022

Washington County, Tennessee's estimated population is 131,517 with a growth rate of 0.55% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Tennessee is the 13th largest county in Tennessee. The 2010 Population was 123,384 and has seen a growth of 6.59% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17905,8720.00%
18006,3795078.63%
18107,7401,36121.34%
18209,5571,81723.48%
183010,9951,43815.05%
184011,7517566.88%
185013,8612,11017.96%
186014,8299686.98%
187016,3171,48810.03%
188016,181-136-0.83%
189020,3544,17325.79%
190022,6042,25011.05%
191028,9686,36428.15%
192034,0525,08417.55%
193045,80511,75334.51%
194051,6315,82612.72%
195059,9718,34016.15%
196064,8324,8618.11%
197073,9249,09214.02%
198088,75514,83120.06%
199092,3153,5604.01%
2010123,38431,06933.66%
2011123,8875030.41%
2012124,8739860.80%
2013125,3975240.42%
2014125,7453480.28%
2015126,1373920.31%
2016127,2471,1100.88%
2017127,6033560.28%
2018128,6611,0580.83%
2019129,3757140.55%
2020130,0897140.55%
2021130,8037140.55%
2022131,5177140.55%
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Washington County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White116,35990.29%
Black or African American5,1994.03%
American Indian and Alaska Native3730.29%
Asian2,2291.73%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander200.02%
Some Other Race1,0670.83%
Two or More Races3,6272.81%
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Washington County, Tennessee Population by Race

Washington County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2022

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Washington County, Tennessee Median Age

40.1


Total

38.5


Male

41.7


Female

Washington County, Tennessee Adults

There are 104,236 adults, (23,429 of whom are seniors) in Washington County, Tennessee.

Washington County, Tennessee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

66,071

51.27%

Male

62,803

48.73%

Washington County, Tennessee Population by Age

Washington County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Washington County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All64.1%35.9%
Male48.9%51.1%
Female46.9%53.1%
Non Family46.7%53.3%

64.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All54,6032.2764.1
Married25,9502.8883.1
Male2,1602.8848.9
Female5,7662.9746.9
Non Family20,7271.2446.7

2.83

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

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Washington County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,8773.23%
9th to 12th Grade6,3767.17%
High School Graduate26,25029.52%
Some College18,36120.65%
Associates Degree6,3527.14%
Bachelors Degree16,66418.74%
Graduate Degree12,05513.55%
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Washington County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Washington County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,4161,3531,072
Black3,4932,9681,155
White80,33872,54225,697
Native American19510042
2+ Races1,5711,327338
Hispanic2,2901,743430
Other Race63045080
Islander20

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 95.55%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 75.71%.

Washington County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,357$41,250$31,030
Less Than 9th Grade$24,046$30,328$22,686
High School Graduate$27,659$31,823$22,782
Some College$33,072$38,219$26,523
Bachelors Degree$48,260$56,092$42,802
Graduate Degree$63,389$81,538$51,712

$36,357

Average Earnings

$41,250

Average Male

$31,030

Average Female

Washington County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Washington County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Washington County, Tennessee Language

95.30% of Washington County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 4.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.33% of the population.

Washington County, Tennessee Language

Washington County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native36324166.39%
Multiple3,4331,30738.07%
Hispanic4,5161,60635.56%
Black4,6761,05122.48%
White109,62614,44913.18%
Asian2,11721810.30%
Other220NaN%

15.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.87%

Male Poverty Rate

16.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Tennessee

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Tennessee is Native, with 66.39% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.98%.

Washington County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.82%
High School13.57%
Some College13.32%
Bachelors or Greater6.39%

Washington County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.79%
Male Unemployed32.64%
Female Employed9.83%
Female Unemployed33.46%

Washington County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Washington County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,923$69,411
Families$65,534$86,510
Married Families$77,767$99,714
Non Families$27,113$38,602
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Income by Household Type

Washington County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Washington 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.

Washington County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Washington County, Tennessee Marital Status

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10,585

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,780
First Gulf War1,903
Vietnam3,917
Korea910
World War II320

Washington County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34583
35 to 542,367
55 to 642,229
65 to 742,912
75+2,494

Washington County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White9,83310.35%
Black49911.84%
Native American5122.08%
Asian995.75%
2+ Races1034.73%
Hispanic1475.06%

Washington County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Washington County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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10.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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59.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Washington County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Washington 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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59.79%

Born in Washington County, Tennessee

96.02%

Native Born

3.98%

Foreign Born

2.55%

Non Citizen

1.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.02% of Washington County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 59.79% having been born in Tennessee. 2.55% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Washington 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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