Hardin County TN Information


Hardin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,086
Population in Households 25,715
Population in Familes 21,247
Population in Group Qrtrs 371
Population Density1 45
Diversity Index2 17


Median Household Income $36,579
Average Household Income $55,032
Per Capita Income $22,644


Total Housing Units 14,423 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,002 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,648 (18.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,773 (26.2%)
Median Home Value $117,879
Average Home Value $164,906


Total Households 10,650
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 7,262
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 0.03% -0.18%
Households 0.01% -0.2%
Families -0.19% -0.33%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   2.32%


Hardin County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hardin 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 # 58 40th
Population Density # 73 24th
Diversity Index # 63 35th
Median Household Income # 79 18th
Per Capita Income # 48 51st

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