Wildwood, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Wildwood, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Wildwood Census Designated Place is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Blount County at latitude 35.7999 and longitude -83.8685. Blount County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 912 feet.

The formal official name is the Wildwood Census Designated Place, but most people and references simply refer to it as Wildwood, Tennessee.

The U5 Census Class Code for Wildwood indicates a populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name. The Census Designated Place has a Functional Status Code "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The formal boundaries for the Wildwood Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Wildwood Census Designated Place, TN Boundary Map


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Wildwood, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,131
Population in Households 1,131
Population in Familes 982
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 455
Diversity Index2 14
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 425
Average Household Size 2.66
Family Households 321
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 461 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 348 (75.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 77 (16.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $148,355
Average Home Value $164,914
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,298
Average Household Income $58,073
Per Capita Income $22,429
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.7% 0.71%
Households 0.68% 0.74%
Families 0.3% 0.62%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Wildwood, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wildwood to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 270 37th
Population Density1 # 242 44th
Diversity Index2 # 252 42nd
Median Household Income # 61 86th
Per Capita Income # 121 72nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.