Puryear, TN Profile: Facts & Data


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The City of Puryear had a population of 720 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Puryear is located at latitude 36.4422 and longitude -88.3326 in Henry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Puryear (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Henry County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 607 feet.

The City of Puryear (GNIS ID: 2404580) 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 Puryear is located within Commissioner District 1, a minor civil division (MCD) of Henry County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Puryear population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2018.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Puryear: Littleton, Peryear.

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


Total Population 720
Population in Households 692
Population in Familes 559
Population in Group Qrtrs 28
Population Density1 793
Diversity Index2 12


Median Household Income $39,025
Average Household Income $49,819
Per Capita Income $21,135


Total Housing Units 320 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 209 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 83 (25.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $78,883
Average Home Value $102,033


Total Households 291
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 193
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 0.86% 0.71%
Households 0.82% 0.74%
Families 1.05% 0.51%
Median Household Income   3.04%
Per Capita Income   3.27%

Puryear, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Puryear to the other 427 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 314 27th
Population Density # 128 70th
Diversity Index # 314 27th
Median Household Income # 253 41st
Per Capita Income # 275 36th

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