Morgan County TN Information


Morgan County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 22,310
Daytime Population: Workers 3,672
Daytime Population: Residents 12,990
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,662
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 20,078
Population in Familes 16,903
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,232
Population Density2 43
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $40,033
Average Household Income $52,922
Per Capita Income $19,312


Total Housing Units 9,343 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,017 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,885 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,441 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $99,230
Average Home Value $138,287


Total Households 7,902
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 5,613
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 0.2% 0.43%
Households 0.37% 0.44%
Families 0.23% 0.35%
Median Household Income   2.96%
Per Capita Income   3.28%


Morgan County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Morgan 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 # 64 34th
Population Density # 75 22nd
Diversity Index # 75 21st
Median Household Income # 49 49th
Per Capita Income # 77 20th

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