Haywood County TN Information


Haywood County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 18,842
Daytime Population: Workers 6,242
Daytime Population: Residents 11,384
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,626
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 18,668
Population in Familes 15,432
Population in Group Qrtrs 174
Population Density2 35
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $33,719
Average Household Income $47,175
Per Capita Income $18,725


Total Housing Units 8,446 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,381 (51.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,052 (36.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,013 (12.0%)
Median Home Value $98,428
Average Home Value $133,965


Total Households 7,433
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 5,034
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 0.04% -0.16%
Households -0.05% -0.22%
Families -0.21% -0.32%
Median Household Income   1.16%
Per Capita Income   2.53%


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, 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 # 68 29th
Population Density # 87 9th
Diversity Index # 4 97th
Median Household Income # 87 9th
Per Capita Income # 84 13th

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