Demographics

 

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Population

  • Loudon County Population = 48,556
  • Monore County Population 45,830
  • Knoxville MSA Population = 687,249
  • East Tennessee Economic Development Region = 1,036,253
  • State of Tennessee = 6,346,105
  • The Tellico Region had population growth at a rate of 17% in Monroe County and 19% in Loudon County between 2000-2009 outpacing the Knoxville MSA, State, and region

Source: U.S. Census Bureau 

Population Projections

  • Loudon County ten-year population projection = 20% growth to 48,556 (2000-2010)
  • Monroe County ten year population projection = 12% growth to 44,519 (2000-2010)
  • The rate of growth in the Tellico region will continue to outpace the Knoxville MSA, State, and region

Source: University of Tennessee Center for Business and Economic Research

Population Characteristics

 Loudon County

  • Median age = 41 years
  • 60% of residents are of primary working age (18-64 years)
  • Average household size = 2.42 persons
  • Average family size = 2.82 persons
Monroe County
  • Median age = 36.8 years
  • 66% of residents are of primary working age (18-64 years)
  • Average household size = 2.51 persons
  • Average family size = 2.94 persons

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000

Income

  • Median household income = $40,401 Loudon County and $36,713 Monroe County (state = $36,360; Knoxville MSA = $36,874; region = $31,146) Census 2000
  • Median family income = $46,517 Loudon County and $41,125 Monroe County (state = $43,517; Knoxville MSA = $45,697; region = $37,198) Census 2000
  • Per capita personal income = $35,546 Loudon County and $31,429 Monroe County
  • 2010 Median Household Effective Buying Income (disposable income) - $42,720  Source: ESRI/Sites to Do Business

Communities

 GreenbackLenoir CityVonore
Sweetwater
2000 Population Estimate1,1238,0921,162
 5,586
2010 Population Projections1,1518,4541,682
6,443
Median Age38.134.736.5
40.4
Average Household Size2.512.332.512.41
Average Family Size2.922.952.903.06
Median Household Income$31,042$28,889$34,653$31,563
Median Family Income$40,000$33,462$41,125$35,269

Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, Census 2000