Washington County TN Information


Washington County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 128,315
Daytime Population: Workers 67,806
Daytime Population: Residents 68,121
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 135,927
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 124,065
Population in Familes 95,889
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,250
Population Density2 393
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $46,193
Average Household Income $66,436
Per Capita Income $28,462


Total Housing Units 60,726 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 34,247 (56.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 19,693 (32.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,786 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $174,681
Average Home Value $217,908


Total Households 53,940
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 33,485
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 0.59% 0.65%
Households 0.69% 0.7%
Families 0.49% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   2.92%


Washington County TN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washington 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 # 12 88th
Population Density # 7 94th
Diversity Index # 42 57th
Median Household Income # 21 79th
Per Capita Income # 10 91st

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