Newbern, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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The Town of Newbern had a population of 3,426 as of July 1, 2016. Newbern ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Newbern is located at latitude 36.1171 and longitude -89.2693 in Dyer County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Newbern (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.88 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Dyer County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 374 feet.

The Town of Newbern (GNIS ID: 2406983) 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 Newbern is located within Commissioner District 2, a minor civil division (MCD) of Dyer County.

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

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


Total Population 3,426
Population in Households 3,420
Population in Familes 2,875
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density1 702
Diversity Index2 38


Total Households 1,325
Average Household Size 2.58
Family Households 932
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,466 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 775 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 550 (37.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 141 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $91,985
Average Home Value $109,452


Median Household Income $36,445
Average Household Income $46,990
Per Capita Income $17,888
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.54% 0.26%
Households 0.44% 0.23%
Families 0.72% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   1.84%
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.

Newbern, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Newbern 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 # 139 68th
Population Density1 # 147 66th
Diversity Index2 # 83 81st
Median Household Income # 248 42nd
Per Capita Income # 333 22nd

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