Cocke County TN Information

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Cocke County Subdivisions

Cocke County TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 35,489
Population in Households 35,195
Population in Familes 28,454
Population in Group Qrtrs 294
Population Density1 82
Diversity Index2 15
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 14,787
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 9,938
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 17,663 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,198 (57.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,589 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,876 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $104,462
Average Home Value $137,748
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $30,812
Average Household Income $43,253
Per Capita Income $18,197
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.08% -0.16%
Households 0.0% -0.12%
Families -0.19% -0.23%
Median Household Income   1.34%
Per Capita Income   1.51%
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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Cocke County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cocke County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 42 57th
Population Density1 # 42 57th
Diversity Index2 # 71 26th
Median Household Income # 90 6th
Per Capita Income # 77 20th

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