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The Riceville Census Designated Place had a population of 685 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Riceville is located at latitude 35.3895 and longitude -84.6989 in McMinn County. The formal boundaries for the Riceville Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. McMinn County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 837 feet.

The Riceville Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2586078) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Riceville Census Designated Place is located within Commissioner District 5, a minor civil division (MCD) of McMinn County.

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

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


Total Population 685
Population in Households 681
Population in Familes 591
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 315
Diversity Index2 18


Median Household Income $44,716
Average Household Income $58,546
Per Capita Income $22,957


Total Housing Units 307 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 221 (72.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 53 (17.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (10.7%)
Median Home Value $152,985
Average Home Value $154,545


Total Households 274
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 204
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 0.27% 0.23%
Households 0.27% 0.22%
Families 0.74% 0.2%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   3.04%

Riceville, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Riceville 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 # 323 25th
Population Density # 293 32nd
Diversity Index # 213 50th
Median Household Income # 154 64th
Per Capita Income # 197 54th

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