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Bruceton, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Town of Bruceton had a population of 1,551 as of July 1, 2015.

The primary coordinate point for Bruceton is located at latitude 36.0339 and longitude -88.247 in Carroll County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bruceton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Carroll County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 472 feet.

The Town of Bruceton has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bruceton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bruceton: Hollow Rock Junction, Junction City, New One.

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Bruceton, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,551
Population in Households 1,456
Population in Familes 1,169
Population in Group Qrtrs 95
Population Density1 819
Diversity Index2 23
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 594
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 392
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 694 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 416 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 178 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 100 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $69,559
Average Home Value $78,554
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,513
Average Household Income $46,250
Per Capita Income $18,496
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.92% 0.43%
Households 0.76% 0.43%
Families 0.44% 0.35%
Median Household Income   3.09%
Per Capita Income   2.77%
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.

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Bruceton, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bruceton to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 227 47th
Population Density1 # 118 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 169 61st
Median Household Income # 262 39th
Per Capita Income # 294 32nd

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