Crab Orchard, TN Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Crab Orchard, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The City of Crab Orchard had a population of 769 as of July 1, 2017. Crab Orchard ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Crab Orchard is located at latitude 35.9065 and longitude -84.8841 in Cumberland County. The formal boundaries for the City of Crab Orchard (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cumberland County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,676 feet.

The City of Crab Orchard (GNIS ID: 2404144) 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 City of Crab Orchard is located within Commissioner District 6, a minor civil division (MCD) of Cumberland County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Crab Orchard population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Crab Orchard, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 769
Daytime Population: Workers 154
Daytime Population: Residents 434
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 588
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 769
Population in Familes 639
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 69
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $37,123
Average Household Income $48,649
Per Capita Income $20,183


Total Housing Units 372 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 261 (70.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 59 (15.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 52 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $105,660
Average Home Value $131,346


Total Households 320
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 225
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 0.31% 0.44%
Households 0.35% 0.5%
Families 0.31% 0.44%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   3.29%

Crab Orchard, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crab Orchard to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Tennessee by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 306 29th
Population Density # 415 3rd
Diversity Index # 402 6th
Median Household Income # 265 38th
Per Capita Income # 291 32nd

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