Cocke County TN Information

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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Cocke County TN Housing Affordability Index is 123
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

Cocke County TN Wealth Index is 41
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 36,112
Population in Households 35,818
Population in Families 28,895
Population in Group Qrtrs 294
Population Density 83
Diversity Index1 16
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $32,677
Average Household Income $47,002
Per Capita Income $19,488
Wealth Index3 41

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 17,864 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,295 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,670 (26.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,899 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $133,312
Housing Affordability Index2 123
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 14,965
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 10,025
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 0.14% 0.15%
Households 0.13% 0.15%
Families -0.03% 0.04%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   2.37%

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Cocke County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cocke County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents 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 # 42 57th
Population Density # 43 56th
Diversity Index # 68 28th
Median Household Income # 90 6th
Per Capita Income # 76 21st

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