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Demographic Data Report for Tennessee by County
Poverty: Families below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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County
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Value (Percent)
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Families (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
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Tennessee 11.1 190,006 40 of 52
United States 9.5 7,541,196 N/A
Lake County 25.6 383 3,075
Hancock County 21.7 376 3,005
Clay County 19.3 387 2,916
Scott County 19.2 1,163 2,906
Union County 18.1 992 2,853
Pickett County 18.0 288 2,842
Lauderdale County 17.9 1,210 2,838
Perry County 17.9 370 2,834
Johnson County 17.7 819 2,818
Cocke County 17.6 1,620 2,813
Bledsoe County 17.5 608 2,806
Morgan County 17.4 987 2,804
Sequatchie County 17.2 723 2,788
Grundy County 17.2 570 2,777
Carter County 16.8 2,557 2,738
Claiborne County 16.6 1,440 2,720
Warren County 16.3 1,653 2,682
Campbell County 16.1 1,795 2,669
Fentress County 16.1 795 2,668
Obion County 15.9 1,335 2,649
Henry County 15.7 1,415 2,628
Wayne County 15.5 624 2,611
Hawkins County 15.4 2,447 2,597
McMinn County 15.2 2,078 2,578
Rhea County 15.1 1,242 2,569
Benton County 14.7 564 2,525
Hardin County 14.7 1,058 2,522
Shelby County 14.6 31,816 2,510
Weakley County 14.5 1,257 2,502
DeKalb County 14.4 778 2,494
Macon County 14.3 888 2,480
Madison County 14.3 3,586 2,476
Dyer County 14.2 1,500 2,469
Grainger County 14.1 919 2,456
Jackson County 14.0 385 2,449
McNairy County 13.8 930 2,426
Decatur County 13.7 420 2,415
Henderson County 13.5 963 2,383
Monroe County 13.5 1,737 2,379
Lawrence County 13.4 1,479 2,364
Unicoi County 13.4 662 2,358
Greene County 13.3 2,431 2,345
Anderson County 13.2 2,722 2,337
Crockett County 13.1 483 2,312
Haywood County 12.9 611 2,283
Lewis County 12.9 410 2,279
Hickman County 12.6 708 2,235
Carroll County 12.6 937 2,223
Overton County 12.5 779 2,212
Hardeman County 12.3 714 2,161
Polk County 12.3 643 2,159
Smith County 12.2 660 2,146
Gibson County 12.2 1,579 2,136
Hamblen County 12.1 1,988 2,128
Sullivan County 12.1 5,194 2,127
Putnam County 11.9 2,342 2,078
Humphreys County 11.8 518 2,067
Bradley County 11.7 3,198 2,026
Bedford County 11.6 1,478 2,010
Meigs County 11.5 382 1,983
Franklin County 11.3 1,270 1,956
White County 11.2 775 1,930
Cannon County 11.1 435 1,908
Davidson County 11.0 17,217 1,870
Marion County 11.0 889 1,865
Lincoln County 10.7 989 1,793
Coffee County 10.6 1,560 1,766
Montgomery County 10.5 5,364 1,743
Sevier County 10.3 2,703 1,705
Washington County 10.3 3,393 1,693
Tipton County 10.3 1,683 1,689
Giles County 10.1 788 1,648
Dickson County 10.0 1,301 1,623
Stewart County 9.9 332 1,603
Cumberland County 9.8 1,726 1,568
Jefferson County 9.6 1,348 1,531
Marshall County 9.6 829 1,527
Robertson County 9.6 1,926 1,526
Chester County 9.5 426 1,504
Knox County 9.5 11,013 1,485
Roane County 9.3 1,304 1,452
Houston County 9.1 160 1,400
Van Buren County 9.0 139 1,354
Fayette County 9.0 1,038 1,345
Maury County 8.4 2,073 1,190
Hamilton County 8.4 7,383 1,180
Blount County 8.0 2,771 1,076
Loudon County 7.8 1,146 1,044
Rutherford County 6.9 5,418 777
Sumner County 6.6 3,210 692
Cheatham County 6.5 719 667
Wilson County 5.6 2,136 461
Moore County 4.9 91 307
Trousdale County 4.7 97 261
Williamson County 2.8 1,758 45
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/20/2021 2:35 am.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Families below poverty, see the dictionary.
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Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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