Perry County TN Information


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  1. Perry County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forPerry 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

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


Total Population 8,095
Population in Households 7,972
Population in Familes 6,654
Population in Group Qrtrs 123
Population Density2 20
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $33,059
Average Household Income $45,790
Per Capita Income $18,335


Total Housing Units 4,907 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,710 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 498 (10.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,699 (34.6%)
Median Home Value $99,758
Average Home Value $124,806


Total Households 3,208
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 2,187
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 0.27% 0.37%
Households 0.18% 0.32%
Families -0.02% 0.2%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   2.03%


Perry County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Perry 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 # 89 7th
Population Density # 95 1st
Diversity Index # 61 37th
Median Household Income # 92 4th
Per Capita Income # 91 5th

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