Sequatchie County TN Information


Sequatchie County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,144
Population in Households 14,956
Population in Familes 12,499
Population in Group Qrtrs 188
Population Density1 57
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 5,932
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 4,241
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,932 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,250 (61.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,682 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,000 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $133,557
Average Home Value $190,729


Median Household Income $40,422
Average Household Income $54,987
Per Capita Income $21,918
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.14% 1.08%
Households 1.16% 1.1%
Families 0.99% 0.99%
Median Household Income   0.31%
Per Capita Income   1.29%
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.


Sequatchie County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sequatchie 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 # 78 19th
Population Density1 # 63 35th
Diversity Index2 # 72 27th
Median Household Income # 35 64th
Per Capita Income # 32 67th

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