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Bean Station, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The City of Bean Station had a population of 3,043 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Bean Station is located at latitude 36.3384 and longitude -83.2889 in Grainger County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bean Station (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Grainger County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,148 feet.

The City of Bean Station (GNIS ID: 2403829) 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 Bean Station is located within Commissioner District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of Grainger County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bean Station 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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Bean Station, TN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,043
Daytime Population: Workers 1,191
Daytime Population: Residents 1,947
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,138
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 3,035
Population in Familes 2,560
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 524
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $34,085
Average Household Income $51,499
Per Capita Income $20,873


Total Housing Units 1,414 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 957 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 274 (19.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 184 (13.0%)
Median Home Value $116,590
Average Home Value $145,973


Total Households 1,230
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 889
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 0.15% 0.29%
Households 0.18% 0.29%
Families 0.09% 0.2%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   3.33%

Bean Station, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bean Station 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 # 150 65th
Population Density # 210 51st
Diversity Index # 286 33rd
Median Household Income # 329 23rd
Per Capita Income # 252 41st

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