Grundy County TN Information


Grundy County Subdivisions

Grundy County TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 14,058
Population in Households 13,878
Population in Familes 11,592
Population in Group Qrtrs 180
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 8


Total Households 5,595
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 3,899
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,983 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,262 (61.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,333 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,388 (19.9%)
Median Home Value $75,807
Average Home Value $92,122


Median Household Income $28,319
Average Household Income $38,807
Per Capita Income $15,504
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.49% 0.71%
Households 0.66% 0.74%
Families 0.52% 0.64%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   2.39%
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.


Grundy County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grundy County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 80 17th
Population Density1 # 82 15th
Diversity Index2 # 89 7th
Median Household Income # 93 3rd
Per Capita Income # 92 4th

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