The Town of Petersburg had a population of 522 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Petersburg is located at latitude 35.3175 and longitude -86.6409 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Petersburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 755 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Town of Petersburg are located in Lincoln County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Marshall County.
The Town of Petersburg (GNIS ID: 2407103) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Petersburg population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Petersburg: Petersburgh.
|Population in Households||522|
|Population in Familes||450|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.52|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||245 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||166 (67.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||41 (16.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||38 (15.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$106,429|
|Average Home Value||$143,862|
|Median Household Income||$40,213|
|Average Household Income||$58,093|
|Per Capita Income||$22,149|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.72%|
|Per Capita Income||3.68%|
The table below compares Petersburg to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.
|Total Population||# 346||19th|
|Population Density1||# 200||53rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 238||45th|
|Median Household Income||# 209||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 199||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.