Madison County TN Information


Madison County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 102,144
Population in Households 97,726
Population in Familes 79,497
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,418
Population Density1 183
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 39,110
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 26,005
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 43,422 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,012 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,098 (34.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,312 ( 9.9%)
Median Home Value $127,262
Average Home Value $171,902


Median Household Income $42,486
Average Household Income $61,545
Per Capita Income $24,456
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.62% 0.5%
Households 0.43% 0.38%
Families 0.23% 0.25%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   1.57%
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.


Madison County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Madison 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 # 14 86th
Population Density1 # 19 81st
Diversity Index2 # 5 96th
Median Household Income # 26 74th
Per Capita Income # 15 85th

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