Cocke County TN Information


Cocke County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 35,335
Population in Households 35,041
Population in Familes 28,482
Population in Group Qrtrs 294
Population Density1 81
Diversity Index2 15


Median Household Income $33,459
Average Household Income $46,791
Per Capita Income $19,601


Total Housing Units 17,623 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,958 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,711 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,954 (16.8%)
Median Home Value $120,440
Average Home Value $146,309


Total Households 14,669
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 9,812
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 -0.11% -0.16%
Households -0.1% -0.15%
Families -0.3% -0.29%
Median Household Income   2.84%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


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, 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 # 42 57th
Population Density # 42 57th
Diversity Index # 69 28th
Median Household Income # 91 5th
Per Capita Income # 82 15th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.