Cannon County TN Information


Cannon County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 14,209
Population in Households 14,045
Population in Familes 11,692
Population in Group Qrtrs 164
Population Density1 54
Diversity Index2 13


Median Household Income $42,054
Average Household Income $55,342
Per Capita Income $22,347


Total Housing Units 6,223 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,104 (65.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,543 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 576 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $162,979
Average Home Value $209,887


Total Households 5,647
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 3,886
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 0.35% 0.45%
Households 0.38% 0.47%
Families 0.2% 0.35%
Median Household Income   2.94%
Per Capita Income   3.33%


Cannon County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cannon 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 # 81 16th
Population Density # 66 32nd
Diversity Index # 79 19th
Median Household Income # 42 57th
Per Capita Income # 54 44th

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