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Demographic Data Report for Tennessee by County
Poverty: Persons below poverty
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2017-2021 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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People (Below Poverty)
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Rank within US
(of 3143 counties)
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Tennessee 14.3 955,929 41 of 52
United States 12.6 40,661,636 N/A
Hancock County 29.1 1,877 3,071
Lake County 27.8 1,268 3,043
Clay County 24.0 1,799 2,919
Scott County 23.2 4,944 2,882
Perry County 22.2 1,806 2,818
Johnson County 22.0 3,475 2,801
Morgan County 21.8 4,028 2,784
Pickett County 21.5 1,065 2,766
Bledsoe County 21.1 2,870 2,730
Haywood County 20.7 3,662 2,694
Lewis County 20.6 2,519 2,685
Fentress County 20.5 3,683 2,679
Cocke County 20.3 7,166 2,660
Sequatchie County 20.1 3,111 2,648
Henry County 19.9 6,323 2,633
Weakley County 19.3 5,898 2,572
Decatur County 19.3 2,166 2,571
Warren County 19.1 7,685 2,554
Campbell County 19.0 7,290 2,545
Carter County 19.0 10,366 2,542
Claiborne County 19.0 5,790 2,541
Madison County 18.7 17,718 2,509
Lauderdale County 18.6 4,249 2,498
Shelby County 18.6 169,223 2,494
DeKalb County 18.4 3,579 2,474
Benton County 18.1 2,842 2,427
Macon County 18.0 4,414 2,408
Wayne County 17.8 2,544 2,383
Hawkins County 17.6 9,870 2,365
Chester County 17.6 2,804 2,360
Hardin County 17.6 4,607 2,347
Obion County 17.5 5,277 2,339
Carroll County 17.4 4,769 2,326
Dyer County 17.4 6,320 2,325
Overton County 17.3 3,814 2,315
Van Buren County 17.3 1,031 2,311
Grundy County 17.2 2,280 2,297
Cannon County 17.2 2,434 2,296
Hamblen County 17.2 10,774 2,285
Jackson County 17.0 1,932 2,264
Rhea County 16.8 5,337 2,233
Henderson County 16.7 4,553 2,214
Hardeman County 16.6 3,605 2,201
Marion County 16.6 4,697 2,197
Grainger County 16.5 3,837 2,189
Crockett County 16.5 2,283 2,185
McNairy County 16.4 4,190 2,164
Union County 16.3 3,153 2,146
Lawrence County 16.3 7,071 2,145
Monroe County 16.3 7,270 2,144
Putnam County 16.3 12,265 2,135
Coffee County 16.0 9,077 2,106
McMinn County 15.9 8,209 2,092
White County 15.9 4,239 2,076
Meigs County 15.8 1,961 2,061
Greene County 15.7 10,661 2,045
Sullivan County 15.6 24,259 2,024
Anderson County 15.4 11,582 2,000
Unicoi County 15.4 2,688 1,989
Washington County 15.3 19,531 1,984
Marshall County 15.1 5,036 1,926
Franklin County 14.6 5,853 1,816
Gibson County 14.5 7,138 1,806
Davidson County 14.3 98,412 1,775
Smith County 14.2 2,792 1,750
Bradley County 14.2 14,818 1,747
Houston County 13.9 1,108 1,686
Sevier County 13.8 13,328 1,663
Roane County 13.7 7,220 1,637
Hickman County 13.6 3,131 1,615
Stewart County 13.6 1,804 1,610
Bedford County 13.6 6,664 1,602
Giles County 13.1 3,838 1,483
Cumberland County 12.9 7,703 1,431
Knox County 12.7 59,024 1,401
Hamilton County 12.7 44,884 1,397
Trousdale County 12.5 1,164 1,357
Jefferson County 12.5 6,567 1,350
Loudon County 12.2 6,572 1,272
Robertson County 12.1 8,635 1,245
Montgomery County 12.1 25,582 1,243
Fayette County 11.8 4,850 1,173
Polk County 11.6 1,985 1,112
Tipton County 11.3 6,794 1,056
Humphreys County 11.2 2,059 1,028
Lincoln County 11.1 3,838 1,018
Dickson County 10.8 5,788 955
Cheatham County 10.2 4,129 803
Rutherford County 10.2 33,559 789
Sumner County 9.8 18,752 720
Blount County 9.5 12,526 636
Maury County 9.0 8,775 536
Wilson County 8.4 11,931 440
Moore County 8.0 510 375
Williamson County 3.9 9,420 16
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/27/2024 8:46 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.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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