County Estimates for People of All Ages in Poverty, Tennessee: 1995 [number and percent]


(Estimates model 1995 income reported in the March 1996 Current Population Survey.)

People of All Ages in Poverty
Number Percent
Area Estimate 90% Confidence Interval Estimate 90% Confidence Interval
TENNESSEE 773,751 731,907 to 815,596 14.7 13.9 to 15.5
Anderson 9,368 7,487 to 11,249 13.0 10.4 to 15.6
Bedford 4,315 3,446 to 5,184 12.7 10.1 to 15.2
Benton 2,560 2,043 to 3,077 15.9 12.7 to 19.1
Bledsoe 1,973 1,540 to 2,406 21.1 16.4 to 25.7
Blount 11,015 8,850 to 13,180 11.1 8.9 to 13.3
Bradley 9,969 7,982 to 11,955 12.5 10.0 to 15.0
Campbell 8,874 7,056 to 10,692 23.7 18.8 to 28.5
Cannon 1,527 1,208 to 1,846 12.9 10.2 to 15.6
Carroll 3,918 3,079 to 4,757 13.7 10.8 to 16.7
Carter 8,991 7,210 to 10,771 17.1 13.7 to 20.5
Cheatham 3,096 2,473 to 3,720 9.2 7.4 to 11.1
Chester 2,068 1,652 to 2,484 15.5 12.4 to 18.6
Claiborne 6,472 5,171 to 7,772 22.6 18.0 to 27.1
Clay 1,448 1,154 to 1,741 19.8 15.8 to 23.8
Cocke 6,845 5,473 to 8,218 21.7 17.4 to 26.1
Coffee 6,258 5,008 to 7,507 13.9 11.1 to 16.6
Crockett 2,142 1,706 to 2,577 15.8 12.6 to 19.0
Cumberland 6,561 5,261 to 7,861 15.6 12.5 to 18.7
Davidson 72,063 58,400 to 85,727 13.8 11.2 to 16.4
Decatur 1,650 1,315 to 1,986 15.3 12.2 to 18.5
DeKalb 2,684 2,145 to 3,223 17.2 13.7 to 20.6
Dickson 5,167 4,139 to 6,195 12.9 10.3 to 15.4
Dyer 5,695 4,558 to 6,832 15.7 12.6 to 18.8
Fayette 4,941 3,914 to 5,968 17.4 13.8 to 21.0
Fentress 4,351 3,471 to 5,232 27.3 21.8 to 32.9
Franklin 4,798 3,833 to 5,762 13.3 10.6 to 16.0
Gibson 6,964 5,575 to 8,354 14.5 11.6 to 17.4
Giles 3,732 2,982 to 4,482 13.1 10.4 to 15.7
Grainger 3,526 2,801 to 4,252 18.4 14.6 to 22.1
Greene 9,473 7,592 to 11,355 16.2 13.0 to 19.4
Grundy 3,392 2,695 to 4,089 24.5 19.4 to 29.5
Hamblen 7,390 5,952 to 8,829 13.8 11.1 to 16.5
Hamilton 40,419 32,542 to 48,296 13.8 11.1 to 16.5
Hancock 2,236 1,740 to 2,732 32.9 25.6 to 40.2
Hardeman 4,931 3,953 to 5,910 20.7 16.6 to 24.8
Hardin 4,760 3,797 to 5,722 19.3 15.4 to 23.2
Hawkins 7,726 6,194 to 9,257 15.8 12.7 to 19.0
Haywood 4,590 3,659 to 5,521 23.0 18.3 to 27.6
Henderson 3,253 2,596 to 3,909 13.7 11.0 to 16.5
Henry 4,547 3,636 to 5,458 15.3 12.3 to 18.4
Hickman 2,867 2,283 to 3,451 15.6 12.4 to 18.8
Houston 1,152 920 to 1,383 15.0 12.0 to 18.0
Humphreys 2,170 1,734 to 2,607 12.9 10.3 to 15.5
Jackson 1,585 1,245 to 1,926 16.7 13.1 to 20.3
Jefferson 5,555 4,437 to 6,673 14.1 11.2 to 16.9
Johnson 3,545 2,805 to 4,284 23.3 18.4 to 28.1
Knox 46,289 37,269 to 55,310 12.9 10.4 to 15.4
Lake 1,812 1,386 to 2,237 30.1 23.0 to 37.1
Lauderdale 4,927 3,934 to 5,920 21.1 16.8 to 25.4
Lawrence 5,318 4,257 to 6,379 13.6 10.9 to 16.3
Lewis 1,856 1,477 to 2,236 17.6 14.0 to 21.2
Lincoln 3,988 3,192 to 4,784 13.7 11.0 to 16.5
Loudon 4,458 3,570 to 5,346 11.9 9.5 to 14.2
McMinn 6,654 5,326 to 7,982 14.6 11.7 to 17.5
McNairy 4,256 3,408 to 5,104 17.9 14.3 to 21.4
Macon 2,860 2,286 to 3,434 16.3 13.0 to 19.5
Madison 13,228 10,570 to 15,886 15.9 12.7 to 19.1
Marion 4,344 3,474 to 5,213 16.3 13.0 to 19.5
Marshall 2,798 2,237 to 3,358 11.0 8.8 to 13.2
Maury 7,522 6,032 to 9,012 11.2 9.0 to 13.5
Meigs 1,662 1,315 to 2,009 17.8 14.1 to 21.5
Monroe 5,956 4,757 to 7,156 17.9 14.3 to 21.5
Montgomery 13,790 11,099 to 16,482 11.8 9.5 to 14.1
Moore 428 321 to 535 8.1 6.1 to 10.1
Morgan 3,343 2,647 to 4,038 19.6 15.5 to 23.6
Obion 4,479 3,583 to 5,375 13.9 11.1 to 16.6
Overton 3,326 2,660 to 3,993 17.7 14.1 to 21.2
Perry 1,076 854 to 1,298 14.9 11.8 to 18.0
Pickett 1,000 789 to 1,211 21.6 17.0 to 26.2
Polk 2,353 1,879 to 2,826 16.2 12.9 to 19.4
Putnam 7,794 6,219 to 9,369 13.8 11.0 to 16.6
Rhea 4,584 3,665 to 5,503 17.0 13.6 to 20.4
Roane 7,241 5,745 to 8,737 14.5 11.5 to 17.5
Robertson 4,931 3,943 to 5,920 9.9 7.9 to 11.8
Rutherford 12,516 9,999 to 15,033 8.3 6.6 to 9.9
Scott 5,054 4,012 to 6,095 25.7 20.4 to 31.0
Sequatchie 1,771 1,404 to 2,138 17.7 14.1 to 21.4
Sevier 8,439 6,706 to 10,171 13.6 10.8 to 16.5
Shelby 160,642 130,226 to 191,057 18.7 15.2 to 22.3
Smith 2,013 1,605 to 2,420 12.7 10.2 to 15.3
Stewart 1,558 1,246 to 1,870 14.1 11.3 to 16.9
Sullivan 20,417 16,401 to 24,434 13.6 10.9 to 16.2
Sumner 10,324 8,262 to 12,386 8.5 6.8 to 10.3
Tipton 6,952 5,561 to 8,344 15.3 12.3 to 18.4
Trousdale 994 790 to 1,198 15.0 11.9 to 18.1
Unicoi 2,599 2,076 to 3,123 15.1 12.0 to 18.1
Union 2,814 2,248 to 3,381 17.9 14.3 to 21.5
Van Buren 858 682 to 1,035 16.8 13.3 to 20.2
Warren 5,507 4,404 to 6,609 15.5 12.4 to 18.5
Washington 13,676 10,969 to 16,383 13.9 11.2 to 16.7
Wayne 2,966 2,340 to 3,591 20.0 15.8 to 24.2
Weakley 4,100 3,258 to 4,941 13.3 10.6 to 16.1
White 3,551 2,825 to 4,277 16.1 12.8 to 19.4
Williamson 5,478 4,325 to 6,631 5.1 4.0 to 6.2
Wilson 6,686 5,355 to 8,017 8.3 6.7 to 10.0

These estimates were released  February, 1999.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates Program, <http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/saipe/stcty/estimate.html>.