Pickett County TN Information


Pickett County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,286
Daytime Population: Workers 1,562
Daytime Population: Residents 3,129
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,691
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.89
Population in Households 5,212
Population in Familes 4,261
Population in Group Qrtrs 74
Population Density2 32
Diversity Index3 6


Median Household Income $38,135
Average Household Income $55,288
Per Capita Income $24,084


Total Housing Units 3,793 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,822 (48.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 464 (12.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,507 (39.7%)
Median Home Value $121,680
Average Home Value $159,509


Total Households 2,286
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 1,532
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 0.56% 0.91%
Households 0.68% 0.99%
Families 0.51% 0.88%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


Pickett County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pickett 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 # 95 1st
Population Density # 90 6th
Diversity Index # 94 2nd
Median Household Income # 60 38th
Per Capita Income # 25 75th

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