Information furnished by the U.S. Census Bureau at :

https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/hancockcountytennessee/PST045216

Or:

TN Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations (TACIR) 

People

Population

Population estimates, July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----6,577

Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2016)-----6,815

Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----3.5%

Population, Census, April 1, 2010------6,819

Age and Sex

Persons under 5 years, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----5.2%

Persons under 5 years, percent, April 1, 2010-----5.6%

Persons under 18 years, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----20.7%

Persons under 18 years, percent, April 1, 2010-----21.9%

Persons 65 years and over, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----19.8%

Persons 65 years and over, percent, April 1, 2010-----17.0%

Female persons, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----50.5%

Female persons, percent, April 1, 2010-----50.6%

Race and Hispanic Origin

White alone, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)(a)-----97.5%

Black or African American alone, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)(a)-----0.4%

American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)(a)-----0.4%

Asian alone, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)(a)-----0.1%

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)(a)-----Z

Two or More Races, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----1.5%

Hispanic or Latino, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)(b)-----0.5%

White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----97.1%

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(a) = Includes persons reporting only one race

(b) = Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in applicable race categories

Z = Value greater than zero but less than half unit of measure shown

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Population Characteristics

Veterans, 2011-2015-----372

Foreign born persons, percent, 2011-2015-----0.3%

Housing

Housing units, July 1, 2016, (V2016)-----3,588

Housing units, April 1, 2010-----3,624

Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2011-2015-----76.4%

Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2011-2015-----$80,400

Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2011-2015-----$684

Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2011-2015-----$251

Median gross rent, 2011-2015-----$358

Building permits, 2016-----1

Families & Living Arrangements

Households, 2011-2015-----2,754

Persons per household, 2011-2015-----2.35

Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2011-2015-----89.0%

Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2011-2015-----0.5%

Education

High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-2015-----73.3%

Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2011-2015-----10.6%

Health

With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2011-2015-----20.7%

Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent-----11.0% (source: 2015 Small Area Health Insurance Estimates)

Economy


In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-2015-----47.2%

In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2011-2015-----44.4%

Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c)-----1,784

Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c)-----16,625

Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c)-----0

Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c)-----D

Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c)-----24,675

Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c)-----$3,672

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(c) =Economic Census; Puerto Rico data are not comparable to U.S. Economic Census data

D = Suppressed to avoid disclosure of confidential information

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Transportation

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2011-2015-----32.7

Income & Poverty

Median household income (in 2015 dollars), 2011-2015-----$26,898

Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2015 dollars), 2011-2015-----$15,169

Persons in poverty, percent-----30.1% (2015 Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates)

Businesses

Businesses

Total employer establishments, 2015-----50

Total employment, 2015-----386

Total annual payroll, 2015 ($1,000)-----12,243

Total employment, percent change, 2014-2015-----4.0%

Total nonemployer establishments, 2015-----431

All firms, 2012-----561

Men-owned firms, 2012-----221

Women-owned firms, 2012-----182

Minority-owned firms, 2012-----F

Nonminority-owned firms, 2012-----520

Veteran-owned firms, 2012-----69

Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012-----462

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F = Fewer than 25 firms

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Geography

Geography

Population per square mile, 2010-----30.7

Land area in square miles, 2010-----222.34

Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) Code-----47067