Tipton County TN Information


Tipton County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 63,543
Population in Households 62,581
Population in Familes 54,449
Population in Group Qrtrs 962
Population Density1 139
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 22,249
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 16,899
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 24,080 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 15,916 (66.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,333 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,831 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $152,943
Average Home Value $175,806


Median Household Income $52,933
Average Household Income $64,702
Per Capita Income $23,111
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.63% 0.48%
Households 0.46% 0.36%
Families 0.32% 0.27%
Median Household Income   1.77%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
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.


Tipton County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tipton 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 # 22 78th
Population Density1 # 25 75th
Diversity Index2 # 15 85th
Median Household Income # 8 93rd
Per Capita Income # 23 77th

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