Haywood County TN Information


Haywood County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 18,498
Population in Households 18,324
Population in Familes 15,228
Population in Group Qrtrs 174
Population Density1 35
Diversity Index2 59


Median Household Income $35,120
Average Household Income $49,479
Per Capita Income $19,720


Total Housing Units 8,315 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,205 (50.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,124 (37.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 986 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $107,402
Average Home Value $143,787


Total Households 7,329
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 4,940
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 -0.19% -0.38%
Households -0.21% -0.4%
Families -0.41% -0.53%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   2.75%


Haywood County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Haywood 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 # 70 27th
Population Density # 88 8th
Diversity Index # 4 97th
Median Household Income # 85 12th
Per Capita Income # 79 18th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.