Wartburg, TN Profile: Facts & Data


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Wartburg, Tennessee - Basic Facts

The City of Wartburg had a population of 903 as of July 1, 2018. Wartburg ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for 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 Wartburg is located at latitude 36.1048 and longitude -84.5972 in Morgan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wartburg (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Morgan County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,378 feet.

The City of Wartburg (GNIS ID: 2405678) 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 City of Wartburg is located within Commissioner District 3, a minor civil division (MCD) of Morgan County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Wartburg: Wartburgh.

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


Total Population 903
Population in Households 844
Population in Familes 682
Population in Group Qrtrs 59
Population Density2 946
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $36,950
Average Household Income $50,888
Per Capita Income $21,922


Total Housing Units 420 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 222 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 147 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 51 (12.1%)
Median Home Value $130,978
Average Home Value $170,291


Total Households 369
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 235
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 -0.2% 0.22%
Households -0.03% 0.16%
Families 2.54% -0.09%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.79%

Wartburg, TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wartburg 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 # 297 31st
Population Density # 86 80th
Diversity Index # 378 11th
Median Household Income # 297 31st
Per Capita Income # 242 44th

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