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Mosheim, Tennessee - Basic Facts

Mosheim is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Mosheim.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Greene County at latitude 36.1895 and longitude -82.9585. Greene County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,289 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Mosheim (see map) encompass a land area of 6.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Mosheim: Blue Springs.

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Mosheim, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 2,397
Population in Households 2,389
Population in Familes 1,949
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density1 391
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 992
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 686
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,111 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 688 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 303 (27.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 119 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $113,441
Average Home Value $130,326


Median Household Income $33,356
Average Household Income $43,163
Per Capita Income $17,910
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.35% 0.12%
Households 0.41% 0.12%
Families 0.1% -0.03%
Median Household Income   2.43%
Per Capita Income   2.02%
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.


Mosheim, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mosheim to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 175 60th
Population Density1 # 261 39th
Diversity Index2 # 296 31st
Median Household Income # 300 30th
Per Capita Income # 299 30th

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