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Perry County, Tennessee Facts

Facts
State Tennessee
Land area 414.7 square miles
Population Density 19.1 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 7,869
Population change -0.6%
Under 5 years of age 5.7%
Under 18 22.2%
65 and over 20.1%
Females 49.5%
White 94.9
Hispanic or Latino of any race 2.2
Asian 0.3%
Two or more races 1.8%
Black or African American 2.2%
Native American 0.8%
Pacific Islander 0%
Had graduated from high school 79%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 13.7%
Veterans 673
Households and Housing
Households 3,187
Persons per household 2.4
Living in the same house for one year or more 85.8%
Median household income $32,845
The per capita income $17,214
Live below the poverty line. 21.1%
housing units 4,546
Multi-unit structures 4%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $86,800
Residents owning their homes. 74.6%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 669
Women-owned firms 0%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 0%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $24,286
Retail sales per capita $3,163
Manufacturers shipments $169,955
Merchant wholesaler sales $0