Weakley County, Tennessee Population 2022

Weakley County, Tennessee's estimated population is 33,073 with a growth rate of -0.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Weakley County, Tennessee is the 46th largest county in Tennessee. The 2010 Population was 35,044 and has seen a growth of -5.62% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18304,7970.00%
18409,8705,073105.75%
185014,6084,73848.00%
186018,2163,60824.70%
187020,7552,53913.94%
188024,5383,78318.23%
189028,9554,41718.00%
190032,5463,59112.40%
191031,929-617-1.90%
192031,053-876-2.74%
193029,262-1,791-5.77%
194029,4982360.81%
195027,962-1,536-5.21%
196024,227-3,735-13.36%
197028,8274,60018.99%
198032,8964,06914.12%
199031,972-924-2.81%
201035,0443,0729.61%
201134,857-187-0.53%
201234,554-303-0.87%
201334,155-399-1.15%
201434,001-154-0.45%
201533,872-129-0.38%
201633,610-262-0.77%
201733,325-285-0.85%
201833,413880.26%
201933,328-85-0.25%
202033,243-85-0.26%
202133,158-85-0.26%
202233,073-85-0.26%
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Weakley County, Tennessee Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29,45888.26%
Black or African American2,8518.54%
American Indian and Alaska Native1100.33%
Asian910.27%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.07%
Some Other Race2860.86%
Two or More Races5581.67%
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Weakley County, Tennessee Population by Race

Weakley County, Tennessee Population Pyramid 2022

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Weakley County, Tennessee Median Age

38.5


Total

36.4


Male

40.1


Female

Weakley County, Tennessee Adults

There are 26,949 adults, (6,116 of whom are seniors) in Weakley County, Tennessee.

Weakley County, Tennessee Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Weakley County, Tennessee Sex Ratio

Female

16,983

50.88%

Male

16,394

49.12%

Weakley County, Tennessee Population by Age

Weakley County, Tennessee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Weakley County, Tennessee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
All64.6%35.4%
Non Family48.7%51.3%
Male46.4%53.6%
Female37.9%62.1%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Weakley County, Tennessee Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,5632.2864.6
Married6,7302.8383.3
Male5502.7346.4
Female1,4393.0237.9
Non Family4,8441.2548.7

2.8

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

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Weakley County, Tennessee Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9934.61%
9th to 12th Grade1,7458.10%
High School Graduate9,50744.11%
Some College3,88018.00%
Associates Degree1,1485.33%
Bachelors Degree2,50111.60%
Graduate Degree1,7788.25%
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Weakley County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Weakley County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian585228
White19,33716,9453,972
Native American885717
Black1,4951,295218
2+ Races24019830
Hispanic40032918
Other Race6438
Islander8

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 89.66%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 48.28%.

Weakley County, Tennessee Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,941$35,690$29,306
Less Than 9th Grade$25,694$29,375$17,115
High School Graduate$30,189$33,858$24,454
Some College$32,713$34,507$30,279
Bachelors Degree$39,440$41,758$37,625
Graduate Degree$47,966$63,574$41,882

$32,941

Average Earnings

$35,690

Average Male

$29,306

Average Female

Weakley County, Tennessee Earnings by Educational Attainment

Weakley County, Tennessee Language by Age

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Weakley County, Tennessee Language

97.71% of Weakley County, Tennessee residents speak only English, while 2.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.40% of the population.

Weakley County, Tennessee Language

Weakley County, Tennessee Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander88100.00%
Black2,34679533.89%
Hispanic85327632.36%
Asian782228.21%
Multiple53414426.97%
White27,0934,89618.07%
Native831012.05%
Other172NaN%

19.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.26%

Male Poverty Rate

20.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Weakley County, Tennessee

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Weakley 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 3.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.16%.

Weakley County, Tennessee Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.16%
High School15.64%
Some College12.92%
Bachelors or Greater6.34%

Weakley County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.93%
Male Unemployed49.10%
Female Employed8.05%
Female Unemployed51.06%

Weakley County, Tennessee Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Weakley County, Tennessee Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,488$55,161
Families$56,506$67,761
Married Families$64,321-
Non Families$22,352$30,823
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Income by Household Type

Weakley County, Tennessee Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Weakley County, Tennessee Married by Age and Sex

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Weakley 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 45-54.

Weakley County, Tennessee Marital Status by Race

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Weakley County, Tennessee Marital Status

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2,065

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War432
First Gulf War306
Vietnam658
Korea148
World War II57

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34255
35 to 54396
55 to 64344
65 to 74570
75+500

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8737.83%
Black1747.63%
Native American55.05%
Other Race85.00%
2+ Races51.42%
Hispanic498.38%

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by Race

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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6.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Weakley County, Tennessee Veterans by Education

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54.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.6%

Employment Rate

4.7%

Unemployment Rate

Weakley County, Tennessee Employment by Age

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Weakley County, Tennessee Employment by Race

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Weakley 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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67.95%

Born in Weakley County, Tennessee

98.38%

Native Born

1.62%

Foreign Born

0.85%

Non Citizen

0.77%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.38% of Weakley County, Tennessee residents were born in the United States, with 67.95% having been born in Tennessee. 0.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Weakley 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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