Hardin County TN Information


Hardin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,423
Population in Households 26,052
Population in Familes 21,437
Population in Group Qrtrs 371
Population Density1 46
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 10,826
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 7,427
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 14,421 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,805 (54.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,021 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,595 (24.9%)
Median Home Value $104,420
Average Home Value $145,993


Median Household Income $31,166
Average Household Income $45,249
Per Capita Income $18,605
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.36% 0.35%
Households 0.4% 0.35%
Families 0.17% 0.2%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   2.2%
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.


Hardin County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hardin County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents 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 # 58 40th
Population Density1 # 73 24th
Diversity Index2 # 57 41st
Median Household Income # 83 14th
Per Capita Income # 61 37th

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