The City of Parsons had a population of 2,402 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Parsons is located at latitude 35.6515 and longitude -88.123 in Decatur County. The formal boundaries for the City of Parsons (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Decatur County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 495 feet.
The City of Parsons (GNIS ID: 2404484) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Parsons population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Parsons: Parsons Flats.
|Daytime Population: Workers||2,105|
|Daytime Population: Residents||1,488|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||3,593|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.50|
|Population in Households||2,335|
|Population in Familes||1,853|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||67|
|Median Household Income||$30,022|
|Average Household Income||$43,873|
|Per Capita Income||$18,434|
|Total Housing Units||1,206 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||655 (54.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||340 (28.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||211 (17.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,187|
|Average Home Value||$107,875|
|Average Household Size||2.35|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.14%|
|Per Capita Income||2.46%|
The table below compares Parsons 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.
|Total Population||# 175||59th|
|Population Density||# 187||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 159||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 383||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 348||19th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.