Anderson County TN Information


Anderson County Subdivisions

Anderson County TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 77,086
Population in Households 75,903
Population in Familes 61,697
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,183
Population Density1 229
Diversity Index2 23


Median Household Income $48,278
Average Household Income $66,227
Per Capita Income $27,830


Total Housing Units 35,580 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,669 (58.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,178 (31.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,733 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $162,279
Average Home Value $205,477


Total Households 31,847
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 20,855
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.31% 0.35%
Households 0.23% 0.3%
Families 0.02% 0.16%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.81%


Anderson County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Anderson County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 18 82nd
Population Density # 16 84th
Diversity Index # 47 52nd
Median Household Income # 20 80th
Per Capita Income # 12 88th

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