Gibson County TN Information


Gibson County Subdivisions

Gibson County TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 51,205
Daytime Population: Workers 16,273
Daytime Population: Residents 30,283
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 46,556
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.91
Population in Households 50,214
Population in Familes 41,898
Population in Group Qrtrs 991
Population Density2 85
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $41,299
Average Household Income $55,263
Per Capita Income $21,894


Total Housing Units 22,795 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,643 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,422 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,730 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $98,122
Average Home Value $128,938


Total Households 20,065
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 13,815
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 0.42% 0.37%
Households 0.26% 0.27%
Families 0.1% 0.17%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   2.07%


Gibson County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gibson County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents 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 # 32 67th
Population Density # 39 60th
Diversity Index # 16 84th
Median Household Income # 42 57th
Per Capita Income # 47 52nd

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