The Town of Dresden had a population of 2,971 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Dresden is located at latitude 36.2799 and longitude -88.6991 in Weakley County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Dresden (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Weakley County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 427 feet.
The Town of Dresden (GNIS ID: 2406395) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Dresden population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,224|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,768|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,992|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.34|
|Population in Households||2,858|
|Population in Familes||2,338|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||113|
|Median Household Income||$37,092|
|Average Household Income||$52,180|
|Per Capita Income||$22,377|
|Total Housing Units||1,377 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||809 (58.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||438 (31.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||130 ( 9.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,508|
|Average Home Value||$163,412|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.75%|
|Per Capita Income||3.39%|
The table below compares Dresden to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.
|Total Population||# 152||65th|
|Population Density||# 206||52nd|
|Diversity Index||# 249||42nd|
|Median Household Income||# 267||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 192||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.