Sumner County TN Information


Sumner County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 181,000
Daytime Population: Workers 61,130
Daytime Population: Residents 91,484
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 152,614
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.84
Population in Households 179,748
Population in Familes 152,203
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,252
Population Density2 342
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $58,420
Average Household Income $79,322
Per Capita Income $30,287


Total Housing Units 73,379 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 49,165 (67.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 19,521 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,693 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $205,055
Average Home Value $251,876


Total Households 68,686
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 49,721
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 1.66% 1.66%
Households 1.66% 1.66%
Families 1.51% 1.56%
Median Household Income   2.45%
Per Capita Income   2.59%


Sumner County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sumner 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 # 8 93rd
Population Density # 11 89th
Diversity Index # 25 75th
Median Household Income # 4 97th
Per Capita Income # 6 95th

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