Hardin County TN Information


Hardin County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,979
Daytime Population: Workers 8,475
Daytime Population: Residents 17,547
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,022
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.96
Population in Households 26,608
Population in Familes 21,869
Population in Group Qrtrs 371
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $34,905
Average Household Income $51,363
Per Capita Income $20,970


Total Housing Units 14,678 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,931 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,994 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,753 (25.6%)
Median Home Value $115,117
Average Home Value $158,631


Total Households 10,925
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 7,481
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 0.5% 0.53%
Households 0.36% 0.45%
Families 0.2% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.18%
Per Capita Income   2.28%


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, 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 # 57 41st
Population Density # 73 25th
Diversity Index # 64 34th
Median Household Income # 82 15th
Per Capita Income # 61 37th

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