Smyrna, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Smyrna, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Town of Smyrna had a population of 45,948 as of July 1, 2016. Smyrna ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Smyrna is located at latitude 35.9738 and longitude -86.5242 in Rutherford County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Smyrna (see map below) encompass a land area of 29.59 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Rutherford County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 545 feet.

The Town of Smyrna (GNIS ID: 2407356) 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 Smyrna is located within Commissioner District 11, a minor civil division (MCD) of Rutherford County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Smyrna population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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

POPULATION

Total Population 45,948
Population in Households 45,628
Population in Familes 37,727
Population in Group Qrtrs 320
Population Density1 1,553
Diversity Index2 57
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 16,817
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 11,763
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 17,941 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,364 (57.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,454 (36.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,124 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $159,750
Average Home Value $177,887
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $51,430
Average Household Income $65,906
Per Capita Income $24,363
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.25% 2.43%
Households 2.06% 2.34%
Families 1.82% 2.15%
Median Household Income   2.17%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
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.

Smyrna, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Smyrna to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 97th
Population Density1 # 19 96th
Diversity Index2 # 16 96th
Median Household Income # 71 84th
Per Capita Income # 103 76th

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