Sevier County TN Information


Sevier County Subdivisions

Sevier County TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 95,024
Population in Households 94,042
Population in Familes 76,969
Population in Group Qrtrs 982
Population Density1 160
Diversity Index2 24


Total Households 37,216
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 26,131
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 60,580 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,360 (40.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,856 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 23,364 (38.6%)
Median Home Value $152,668
Average Home Value $178,102


Median Household Income $42,765
Average Household Income $56,686
Per Capita Income $22,265
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.06% 1.39%
Households 0.99% 1.37%
Families 0.84% 1.28%
Median Household Income   3.4%
Per Capita Income   2.67%
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.


Sevier County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sevier County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 15 85th
Population Density1 # 21 79th
Diversity Index2 # 39 60th
Median Household Income # 28 72nd
Per Capita Income # 25 75th

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