Monroe County TN Information


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  1. Monroe County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forMonroe County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Tennessee Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 46,438
Population in Households 45,918
Population in Familes 38,455
Population in Group Qrtrs 520
Population Density2 73
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $40,964
Average Household Income $55,840
Per Capita Income $22,352


Total Housing Units 21,907 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,075 (64.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,398 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,434 (15.7%)
Median Home Value $138,462
Average Home Value $180,682


Total Households 18,473
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 12,894
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 0.51% 0.59%
Households 0.51% 0.6%
Families 0.33% 0.47%
Median Household Income   1.4%
Per Capita Income   2.19%


Monroe County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Monroe County to the other 95 counties and county equivalents 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 # 34 65th
Population Density # 48 51st
Diversity Index # 48 51st
Median Household Income # 50 48th
Per Capita Income # 53 45th

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