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Tazewell, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Town of Tazewell had a population of 2,233 as of July 1, 2019. Tazewell ranks in the lower 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 Tazewell is located at latitude 36.4543 and longitude -83.5694 in Claiborne County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Tazewell encompass a land area of 4.55 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Claiborne County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,362 feet.

The Town of Tazewell (GNIS ID: 2406722) 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 Town of Tazewell is located within Commissioner District 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Claiborne County.


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Tazewell, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Tazewell, TN Housing Affordability Index is 135
State of Tennessee Housing Affordability Index is 143
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Tazewell, TN Wealth Index is 31
State of Tennessee Wealth Index is 81
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 2,233
Population in Households 2,107
Population in Familes 1,640
Population in Group Qrtrs 126
Population Density 514
Diversity Index1 11
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $25,727
Average Household Income $39,364
Per Capita Income $16,527
Wealth Index3 31

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,085 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 521 (48.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 435 (40.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 128 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $105,315
Housing Affordability Index2 135
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 957
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 578
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.11% 0.11%
Households 0.15% 0.15%
Families -0.26% 0.07%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.58%

Tazewell, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tazewell to the other 429 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 185 57th
Population Density # 215 50th
Diversity Index # 328 23rd
Median Household Income # 418 3rd
Per Capita Income # 403 6th

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