Dyer County TN Information


Dyer County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 38,406
Population in Households 37,890
Population in Familes 31,346
Population in Group Qrtrs 516
Population Density1 75
Diversity Index2 37


Median Household Income $41,397
Average Household Income $56,547
Per Capita Income $22,562


Total Housing Units 16,908 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,382 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,769 (34.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,757 (10.4%)
Median Home Value $115,989
Average Home Value $149,464


Total Households 15,151
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 10,363
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 0.02% -0.12%
Households -0.03% -0.16%
Families -0.22% -0.28%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.62%


Dyer County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dyer 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 # 41 58th
Population Density # 46 53rd
Diversity Index # 18 82nd
Median Household Income # 46 53rd
Per Capita Income # 49 49th

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