Giles County TN Information


Giles County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 29,076
Daytime Population: Workers 11,269
Daytime Population: Residents 15,911
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 27,180
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 28,467
Population in Familes 23,335
Population in Group Qrtrs 609
Population Density2 48
Diversity Index3 30


Median Household Income $40,221
Average Household Income $53,408
Per Capita Income $21,842


Total Housing Units 14,035 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,259 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,491 (24.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,285 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $112,825
Average Home Value $155,494


Total Households 11,750
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 7,977
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 -0.19% -0.24%
Households -0.15% -0.24%
Families -0.31% -0.35%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.46%


Giles County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Giles 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 # 51 47th
Population Density # 70 27th
Diversity Index # 28 71st
Median Household Income # 47 52nd
Per Capita Income # 49 49th

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