Current White Population demographics in Tennessee 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total White population in Tennessee

Total Population:4,921,948
Male Population:2,406,227
Female Population:2,515,721

median age by sex

Median age of White in Tennessee

Both sexes40


sex by age for the population in households

Population of White in households in Tennessee

Total Population:4,817,155
Male Population:2,350,680
Under 5 years:142,855
5 to 9 years:149,761
10 to 14 years:155,028
15 to 17 years:94,077
18 and 19 years:56,009
20 years:27,548
21 years:27,459
22 to 24 years:85,324
25 to 29 years:147,502
30 to 34 years:146,342
35 to 39 years:158,277
40 to 44 years:165,432
45 to 49 years:180,815
50 to 54 years:178,647
55 to 59 years:163,385
60 and 61 years:62,437
62 to 64 years:89,488
65 and 66 years:50,118
67 to 69 years:66,776
70 to 74 years:83,104
75 to 79 years:57,826
80 to 84 years:37,579
85 years and over:24,891
Female Population:2,466,475
Under 5 years:136,006
5 to 9 years:142,529
10 to 14 years:145,805
15 to 17 years:88,963
18 and 19 years:52,478
20 years:27,038
21 years:28,083
22 to 24 years:89,272
25 to 29 years:152,829
30 to 34 years:150,246
35 to 39 years:161,394
40 to 44 years:168,126
45 to 49 years:188,782
50 to 54 years:188,700
55 to 59 years:175,515
60 and 61 years:67,105
62 to 64 years:95,663
65 and 66 years:53,767
67 to 69 years:73,084
70 to 74 years:96,612
75 to 79 years:75,232
80 to 84 years:56,853
85 years and over:52,393

average population of home by age

Average White household size in Tennessee

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of White occupied homes in Tennessee

Family led homes:1,353,389
Husband-wife family:1,059,353
Other family:294,036
Population of male led with no wife present:85,649
Population female led with no husband present:208,387
Population of Nonfamily homes:652,480
Population living alone:537,657
Population not living alone:114,823

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of White in Tennessee with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:609,200
Population of family homes:602,628
Husband-wife family:424,715
Under 6 years only:100,847
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:86,839
6 to 17 years only:237,029
Other family:177,913
Male householder, no wife present:49,347
Under 6 years only:12,762
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7,490
6 to 17 years only:29,095
Female led with no husband present:128,566
Under 6 years only:29,939
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:21,507
6 to 17 years only:77,120
Nonfamily households:6,572
Male led households:5,145
Under 6 years only:1,320
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:489
6 to 17 years only:3,336
Female led householder:1,427
Under 6 years only:385
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:119
6 to 17 years only:923
Households with no people under 18 years:1,396,669
Family households:750,761
Husband-wife family:634,638
Other family:116,123
Male led with no wife present:36,302
Female led with no husband present:79,821
Nonfamily households:645,908
Male led householder:293,509
Female led householder:352,399

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of White led homes in Tennessee, by type

Total Home Population:2,005,869
Population of Family homes:1,353,389
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:39,932
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:195,769
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:274,897
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:299,152
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:134,853
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:129,237
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:176,170
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:84,152
Population of 85 year olds and over:19,227
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:652,480
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:47,484
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:83,032
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:71,958
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:113,329
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:61,612
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:60,509
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:95,718
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:78,666
Population of 85 year olds and over:40,172

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

White households in Tennessee containing people over 60

Total Population:2,005,869
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:739,731
1-person household:259,053
2-or-more-person household:480,678
Family households:461,046
Nonfamily households:19,632
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:1,266,138
1-person household:278,604
2-or-more-person household:987,534
Family homes:892,343
Nonfamily homes:95,191

population of multigenerational homes

White homes in Tennessee with multiple generations.

Total Population:2,005,869
Home has three or more generations:69,721
Home does not have three or more generations:1,936,148

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried White population in Tennessee under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:1,054,367
Unmarried partner of home lead present:73,885
In family homes:67,835
Population of male led and male partner homes:1,936
Population of male led and female partner households:30,372
Population of female led and female partner households:3,360
Population of female led and male partner households:32,167
In nonfamily homes:6,050
Population of male led and male partner homes:49
Population of male led and female partner homes:5,320
Population of female led and female partner homes:184
Population of female led and male partner homes:497
No unmarried partner of home lead present:980,482
In family homes:977,516
Population of husband-wife family homes:767,003
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:47,252
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:163,261
In nonfamily homes:2,966

population in families by age

Population in White families living in Tennessee

Total Population:3,965,515
Population Under 18 years:1,068,451
Population 18 years and over:2,897,064

tenure of people in homes

How long White in Tennessee have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:1,468,494
Family home:1,084,711
Nonfamily homess:383,783
Male led home:165,145
Living alone:133,861
Not living alone:31,284
Female led home:218,638
Living alone:195,606
Not living alone:23,032
Population of Renter occupied homes:537,375
Family run homes:268,678
Husband-wife family:149,005
Other family:119,673
Male led with no wife present:32,600
Female led with no husband present:87,073
Nonfamily Homes:268,697
Male led homes:133,509
Male living alone:99,366
Male not living alone:34,143
Female led homes:135,188
Females living alone:108,824
Females not living alone:26,364