Hamblen County TN Information


Hamblen County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 63,773
Population in Households 62,855
Population in Familes 51,838
Population in Group Qrtrs 918
Population Density1 396
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 24,773
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 17,116
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 27,498 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,408 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,365 (30.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,725 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $131,974
Average Home Value $171,435


Median Household Income $40,205
Average Household Income $54,717
Per Capita Income $21,696
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.25%
Households 0.14% 0.13%
Families -0.04% 0.02%
Median Household Income   0.72%
Per Capita Income   1.39%
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.


Hamblen County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hamblen 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 # 21 79th
Population Density1 # 6 95th
Diversity Index2 # 14 86th
Median Household Income # 37 62nd
Per Capita Income # 37 62nd

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