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The Central Census Designated Place had a population of 2,240 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Central is located at latitude 36.3338 and longitude -82.2969 in Carter County. The formal boundaries for the Central Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Carter County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,657 feet.
The Central Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402756) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Central: Central Heights.
|Population in Households||2,240|
|Population in Familes||1,756|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$31,819|
|Average Household Income||$41,202|
|Per Capita Income||$17,932|
|Total Housing Units||1,103 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||628 (56.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||328 (29.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||146 (13.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$128,401|
|Average Home Value||$163,672|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.99%|
The table below compares Central to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 186||57th|
|Population Density||# 160||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 263||39th|
|Median Household Income||# 375||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 385||10th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.