Cumberland County TN Information


Cumberland County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 58,186
Population in Households 57,550
Population in Familes 47,569
Population in Group Qrtrs 636
Population Density1 85
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 24,861
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 17,529
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 29,633 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,822 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,039 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,772 (16.1%)
Median Home Value $148,666
Average Home Value $189,508


Median Household Income $38,412
Average Household Income $51,948
Per Capita Income $22,430
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.6% 0.55%
Households 0.71% 0.62%
Families 0.54% 0.51%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   2.06%
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.


Cumberland County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cumberland 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 # 23 77th
Population Density1 # 38 61st
Diversity Index2 # 76 21st
Median Household Income # 46 53rd
Per Capita Income # 27 73rd

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