Sneedville, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Sneedville, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Town of Sneedville had a population of 1,397 as of July 1, 2015. Sneedville ranks in the lower 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 Sneedville is located at latitude 36.5456 and longitude -83.2135 in Hancock County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Sneedville (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Hancock County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,171 feet.

The Town of Sneedville (GNIS ID: 2407360) 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 Sneedville is located within Commissioner District 6, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hancock County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sneedville population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Sneedville: Greasy Rock, Sneedsville.

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


Total Population 1,397
Population in Households 1,335
Population in Familes 1,084
Population in Group Qrtrs 62
Population Density1 607
Diversity Index2 6


Total Households 563
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 369
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 650 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 356 (54.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 208 (32.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 87 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $74,877
Average Home Value $80,141


Median Household Income $26,108
Average Household Income $33,041
Per Capita Income $13,732
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.14% 0.16%
Households 0.17% 0.14%
Families 1.69% 0.05%
Median Household Income   1.09%
Per Capita Income   2.22%
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.


Sneedville, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sneedville to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 244 43rd
Population Density1 # 177 59th
Diversity Index2 # 407 4th
Median Household Income # 415 3rd
Per Capita Income # 420 2nd

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