The Town of Dresden had a population of 2,933 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Dresden is located at latitude 36.2799 and longitude -88.6991 in Weakley County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Dresden (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Weakley County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 427 feet.
The Town of Dresden (GNIS ID: 2406395) 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.
|Population in Households||2,826|
|Population in Familes||2,317|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||107|
|Median Household Income||$38,183|
|Average Household Income||$53,376|
|Per Capita Income||$22,959|
|Total Housing Units||1,368 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||864 (63.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||373 (27.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||131 ( 9.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$99,464|
|Average Home Value||$174,682|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.94%|
|Per Capita Income||3.04%|
The table below compares Dresden 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.
|Total Population||# 154||64th|
|Population Density||# 209||51st|
|Diversity Index||# 251||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 269||37th|
|Per Capita Income||# 196||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Tennessee Census Data Comparison Tool.