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Adamsville, Tennessee - Basic Facts

Adamsville is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Adamsville.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in McNairy County at latitude 35.2359 and longitude -88.3906. McNairy County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 515 feet.

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


Total Population 2,275
Population in Households 2,181
Population in Familes 1,766
Population in Group Qrtrs 94
Population Density1 332
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 903
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 596
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 996 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 614 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 289 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 93 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $91,895
Average Home Value $125,894


Median Household Income $36,613
Average Household Income $50,734
Per Capita Income $20,417
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.72% 0.63%
Households 0.61% 0.55%
Families 0.56% 0.37%
Median Household Income   2.39%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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.


Adamsville, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adamsville to the other 428 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 183 57th
Population Density1 # 287 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 322 25th
Median Household Income # 234 46th
Per Capita Income # 182 58th

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