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Lebanon, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The City of Lebanon had a population of 31,596 as of July 1, 2016. Lebanon ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Lebanon is located at latitude 36.2052 and longitude -86.3456 in Wilson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Lebanon (see map below) encompass a land area of 38.37 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Wilson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 528 feet.

The City of Lebanon (GNIS ID: 2404903) 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 City of Lebanon is located within Commissioner District 23, a minor civil division (MCD) of Wilson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lebanon 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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Lebanon, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 31,596
Population in Households 30,395
Population in Familes 24,403
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,201
Population Density1 824
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 11,979
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 7,925
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 13,052 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,871 (52.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,108 (39.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,073 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $193,941
Average Home Value $233,868


Median Household Income $45,376
Average Household Income $64,112
Per Capita Income $25,602
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 3.05% 2.36%
Households 2.73% 2.29%
Families 2.78% 2.25%
Median Household Income   2.48%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
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.

Lebanon, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lebanon 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 # 23 95th
Population Density1 # 120 72nd
Diversity Index2 # 64 85th
Median Household Income # 121 72nd
Per Capita Income # 77 82nd

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