Population Demographics for Chattanooga, Tennessee in 2020, 2019



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population167,674100
White97,20257
Black or African American58,50734
Hispanic or Latino9,2255
Some Other Race4,6692
Asian3,3061
Two or More Races3,1611
American Indian647Below 1%
Three or more races221Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander182Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population79,75787,917167,674
White46,71250,49097,202
Black or African American26,62931,87858,507
Hispanic or Latino5,2673,9589,225
Some Other Race2,7421,9274,669
Asian1,6471,6593,306
Two or More Races1,5751,5863,161
American Indian349298647
Three or more races108113221
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander10379182

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Chattanooga

 
Total Population:167,674
Male Population:79,757
Female Population:87,917

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Chattanooga

 
Both sexes37
Male35
Female39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Chattanooga

 
Total Population:160,112
Male Population:75,783
Under 5 years:5,438
5 to 9 years:4,921
10 to 14 years:4,428
15 to 17 years:2,835
18 and 19 years:1,992
20 years:1,146
21 years:1,198
22 to 24 years:3,662
25 to 29 years:6,099
30 to 34 years:5,414
35 to 39 years:4,855
40 to 44 years:4,688
45 to 49 years:5,121
50 to 54 years:5,349
55 to 59 years:5,101
60 and 61 years:1,869
62 to 64 years:2,509
65 and 66 years:1,317
67 to 69 years:1,676
70 to 74 years:2,183
75 to 79 years:1,742
80 to 84 years:1,286
85 years and over:954
Female Population:84,329
Under 5 years:5,205
5 to 9 years:4,623
10 to 14 years:4,380
15 to 17 years:2,743
18 and 19 years:1,990
20 years:1,339
21 years:1,428
22 to 24 years:3,964
25 to 29 years:6,362
30 to 34 years:5,420
35 to 39 years:5,063
40 to 44 years:4,943
45 to 49 years:5,589
50 to 54 years:6,133
55 to 59 years:5,888
60 and 61 years:2,156
62 to 64 years:2,863
65 and 66 years:1,586
67 to 69 years:2,257
70 to 74 years:3,062
75 to 79 years:2,772
80 to 84 years:2,351
85 years and over:2,212

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Chattanooga

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Chattanooga

 
Total:70,749
Family led homes:40,384
Husband-wife family:24,777
Other family:15,607
Population of male led with no wife present:3,338
Population female led with no husband present:12,269
Population of Nonfamily homes:30,365
Population living alone:24,957
Population not living alone:5,408

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Chattanooga with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:70,749
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:18,903
Population of family homes:18,668
Husband-wife family:9,069
Under 6 years only:2,635
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,912
6 to 17 years only:4,522
Other family:9,599
Male householder, no wife present:1,740
Under 6 years only:512
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:303
6 to 17 years only:925
Female led with no husband present:7,859
Under 6 years only:1,977
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,703
6 to 17 years only:4,179
Nonfamily households:235
Male led households:171
Under 6 years only:50
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:14
6 to 17 years only:107
Female led householder:64
Under 6 years only:22
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3
6 to 17 years only:39
Households with no people under 18 years:51,846
Family households:21,716
Husband-wife family:15,708
Other family:6,008
Male led with no wife present:1,598
Female led with no husband present:4,410
Nonfamily households:30,130
Male led householder:13,515
Female led householder:16,615

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Chattanooga, by type

 
Total Home Population:70,749
Population of Family homes:40,384
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,005
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:7,210
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:7,676
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:7,903
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,864
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:3,531
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:4,591
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,843
Population of 85 year olds and over:761
Population of Nonfamily Homes:30,365
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:2,789
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,606
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,418
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:5,299
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:3,017
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,618
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:3,687
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:3,190
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,741

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Chattanooga containing people over 60

 
Total Population:70,749
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:24,747
1-person household:10,617
2-or-more-person household:14,130
Family households:13,341
Nonfamily households:789
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:46,002
1-person household:14,340
2-or-more-person household:31,662
Family homes:27,043
Nonfamily homes:4,619

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Chattanooga with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:70,749
Home has three or more generations:2,894
Home does not have three or more generations:67,855

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Chattanooga under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:34,520
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,040
In family homes:2,894
Population of male led and male partner homes:67
Population of male led and female partner households:962
Population of female led and female partner households:104
Population of female led and male partner households:1,761
In nonfamily homes:146
Population of male led and male partner homes:5
Population of male led and female partner homes:120
Population of female led and female partner homes:9
Population of female led and male partner homes:12
No unmarried partner of home lead present:31,480
In family homes:31,298
Population of husband-wife family homes:16,627
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,883
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:12,788
In nonfamily homes:182

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Chattanooga

 
Total Population:118,559
Population Under 18 years:33,781
Population 18 years and over:84,778

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Chattanooga have lived in one place.

 
Total:70,749
Population of Owner occupied homes:37,220
Family home:24,729
Nonfamily homess:12,491
Male led home:5,027
Living alone:4,051
Not living alone:976
Female led home:7,464
Living alone:6,709
Not living alone:755
Population of Renter occupied homes:33,529
Family run homes:15,655
Husband-wife family:6,148
Other family:9,507
Male led with no wife present:1,912
Female led with no husband present:7,595
Nonfamily Homes:17,874
Male led homes:8,659
Male living alone:6,616
Male not living alone:2,043
Female led homes:9,215
Females living alone:7,581
Females not living alone:1,634