Alamo, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Alamo, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Town of Alamo had a population of 2,486 as of July 1, 2016. Alamo ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Tennessee. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Alamo is located at latitude 35.7832 and longitude -89.1165 in Crockett County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Alamo (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Crockett County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 361 feet.

The Town of Alamo (GNIS ID: 2405126) 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.

The Town of Alamo is located within Commissioner District 7, a minor civil division (MCD) of Crockett County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Alamo population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Alamo: Cageville.

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


Total Population 2,486
Population in Households 2,397
Population in Familes 1,986
Population in Group Qrtrs 89
Population Density1 1,105
Diversity Index2 58


Total Households 955
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 652
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,093 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 619 (56.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 336 (30.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 138 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $79,897
Average Home Value $107,863


Median Household Income $31,813
Average Household Income $45,493
Per Capita Income $18,248
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.16% 0.23%
Households 0.13% 0.25%
Families 0.65% 0.12%
Median Household Income   -0.05%
Per Capita Income   0.94%
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.

Alamo, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Alamo to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 170 60th
Population Density1 # 55 87th
Diversity Index2 # 11 97th
Median Household Income # 340 21st
Per Capita Income # 326 24th

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