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Demographic Data Report for Tennessee by County
Poverty: Persons below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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People (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3146 counties)
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United States 13.4 42,510,843 N/A
Tennessee 15.2 996,930 42 of 52
Shelby County 19.3 177,675 2,490
Davidson County 14.9 99,119 1,720
Knox County 14.5 65,448 1,636
Hamilton County 12.8 44,952 1,282
Rutherford County 11.1 34,439 885
Montgomery County 13.3 26,060 1,385
Sullivan County 15.9 24,615 1,934
Washington County 15.4 18,955 1,845
Madison County 18.5 17,412 2,371
Bradley County 16.0 16,333 1,942
Sumner County 9.0 16,277 454
Blount County 11.1 14,179 887
Putnam County 18.9 14,041 2,444
Sevier County 13.7 13,078 1,461
Anderson County 16.7 12,481 2,081
Carter County 22.1 12,079 2,739
Greene County 16.7 11,119 2,068
Hamblen County 17.3 10,828 2,192
Hawkins County 19.1 10,621 2,466
Wilson County 7.7 10,383 260
McMinn County 19.3 9,937 2,485
Williamson County 4.4 9,776 17
Maury County 10.1 9,146 681
Warren County 21.7 8,714 2,713
Monroe County 18.4 8,326 2,358
Cocke County 23.5 8,242 2,843
Campbell County 21.0 8,158 2,661
Cumberland County 13.8 8,020 1,488
Robertson County 11.5 7,983 984
Coffee County 14.0 7,613 1,534
Gibson County 15.8 7,600 1,919
Tipton County 12.4 7,503 1,184
Lawrence County 17.0 7,250 2,121
Roane County 13.8 7,237 1,500
Dickson County 13.6 7,064 1,443
Claiborne County 22.4 6,825 2,773
Jefferson County 13.2 6,822 1,364
Bedford County 14.3 6,818 1,597
Dyer County 18.6 6,788 2,374
Henry County 20.1 6,382 2,575
Obion County 21.1 6,267 2,665
Weakley County 20.3 6,264 2,584
Rhea County 19.3 6,122 2,488
Loudon County 11.3 5,845 918
Franklin County 14.4 5,696 1,613
Fayette County 13.5 5,327 1,418
Henderson County 18.8 5,183 2,419
Hardin County 20.1 5,075 2,571
Carroll County 18.6 5,009 2,379
Lincoln County 14.7 4,919 1,684
Lauderdale County 21.2 4,888 2,678
McNairy County 18.8 4,783 2,421
Scott County 21.9 4,687 2,719
Marshall County 14.0 4,531 1,526
Marion County 15.4 4,332 1,834
Hickman County 18.7 4,308 2,407
White County 16.2 4,280 1,996
Morgan County 22.8 4,232 2,800
Union County 22.0 4,216 2,728
Cheatham County 10.6 4,190 782
Giles County 14.8 4,186 1,687
Grainger County 18.1 4,146 2,306
Macon County 17.3 4,054 2,185
Johnson County 24.9 3,892 2,916
Hardeman County 17.8 3,816 2,257
Overton County 17.2 3,736 2,161
Fentress County 20.6 3,649 2,615
DeKalb County 18.4 3,564 2,353
Smith County 17.9 3,482 2,267
Haywood County 18.8 3,267 2,414
Bledsoe County 23.2 3,162 2,830
Unicoi County 18.1 3,142 2,297
Benton County 19.5 3,122 2,516
Grundy County 22.7 2,977 2,787
Sequatchie County 19.7 2,874 2,538
Humphreys County 15.6 2,806 1,880
Wayne County 18.0 2,635 2,287
Chester County 15.8 2,524 1,921
Crockett County 17.8 2,524 2,261
Polk County 15.0 2,473 1,744
Lewis County 19.5 2,295 2,510
Cannon County 15.8 2,216 1,922
Jackson County 19.2 2,196 2,481
Perry County 26.9 2,099 2,994
Decatur County 17.6 2,016 2,226
Meigs County 16.9 2,006 2,117
Clay County 26.1 1,969 2,970
Stewart County 13.8 1,821 1,480
Hancock County 28.6 1,814 3,039
Houston County 16.8 1,321 2,086
Lake County 28.6 1,315 3,038
Pickett County 20.0 1,001 2,565
Trousdale County 10.2 947 706
Van Buren County 16.8 947 2,098
Moore County 7.7 484 261
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/22/2021 2:33 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Poverty: Persons below poverty, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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