Lauderdale County TN Information


Lauderdale County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 27,147
Daytime Population: Workers 8,067
Daytime Population: Residents 16,149
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,216
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 24,657
Population in Familes 20,493
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,490
Population Density2 58
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $34,913
Average Household Income $47,655
Per Capita Income $18,091


Total Housing Units 11,256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,853 (52.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,805 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,598 (14.2%)
Median Home Value $86,830
Average Home Value $113,139


Total Households 9,658
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 6,705
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 -0.33% -0.32%
Households -0.19% -0.33%
Families -0.35% -0.43%
Median Household Income   0.88%
Per Capita Income   1.97%


Lauderdale County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lauderdale 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 # 54 44th
Population Density # 60 38th
Diversity Index # 7 94th
Median Household Income # 81 16th
Per Capita Income # 90 6th

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