Lake County TN Information


Lake County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 7,776
Daytime Population: Workers 1,913
Daytime Population: Residents 3,644
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 5,557
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.71
Population in Households 5,253
Population in Familes 4,116
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,523
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $28,729
Average Household Income $42,269
Per Capita Income $12,774


Total Housing Units 2,603 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,232 (47.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,009 (38.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 362 (13.9%)
Median Home Value $79,603
Average Home Value $106,899


Total Households 2,241
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 1,395
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 -0.1% -0.41%
Households -0.18% -0.6%
Families -0.37% -0.73%
Median Household Income   1.18%
Per Capita Income   1.68%


Lake County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake 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 # 91 5th
Population Density # 71 26th
Diversity Index # 12 88th
Median Household Income # 93 3rd
Per Capita Income # 95 1st

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