Tiptonville, TN Profile: Facts & Data


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Tiptonville, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The Town of Tiptonville had a population of 4,321 as of July 1, 2018. Tiptonville ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Tennessee. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Tiptonville is located at latitude 36.3773 and longitude -89.4811 in Lake County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Tiptonville (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lake County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 299 feet.

The Town of Tiptonville (GNIS ID: 2406738) 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 Town of Tiptonville is located within Commissioner District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lake County.

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


Total Population 4,321
Population in Households 1,911
Population in Familes 1,463
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,410
Population Density2 2,103
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $24,947
Average Household Income $43,360
Per Capita Income $9,160


Total Housing Units 967 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 381 (39.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 447 (46.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 140 (14.5%)
Median Home Value $89,732
Average Home Value $130,789


Total Households 827
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 485
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.39% -0.37%
Households -0.89% -0.86%
Families -1.02% -1.01%
Median Household Income   2.58%
Per Capita Income   1.48%

Tiptonville, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tiptonville 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 # 123 71st
Population Density # 5 99th
Diversity Index # 27 94th
Median Household Income # 418 2nd
Per Capita Income # 426 0th

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