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DeKalb County, Tennessee Facts

Facts
State Tennessee
Land area 304.4 square miles
Population Density 61.5 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 19,164
Population change 2.4%
Under 5 years of age 5.7%
Under 18 22.6%
65 and over 16.9%
Females 50.4%
White 96
Hispanic or Latino of any race 7.3
Asian 0.4%
Two or more races 1.2%
Black or African American 2.1%
Native American 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 76%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 13.3%
Veterans 1,334
Households and Housing
Households 7,037
Persons per household 2.6
Living in the same house for one year or more 86.3%
Median household income $37,482
The per capita income $21,606
Live below the poverty line. 19%
housing units 9,362
Multi-unit structures 8%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $115,100
Residents owning their homes. 72.6%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 1,726
Women-owned firms 24.2%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $119,410
Retail sales per capita $6,424
Manufacturers shipments $743,834
Merchant wholesaler sales $8,484