1990/2000/2010 Cookeville Demographics 2017-06-08T11:01:13+00:00

GENERAL DEMOGRAPHICS
CITY OF COOKEVILLE

TOTAL POPULATION

 

1990CENSUS 2000CENSUS 1990-2000 INCREASE 2010CENSUS 2000-2010 INCREASE
21,744 23,923 2,179 – 10.0% 30,435 6,512 – 27.2%

 

SEX AND AGE

 

1990 CENSUS 2000 CENSUS 2010 CENSUS
MALE 10,803 – 49.7% 12,046 – 50.4% 15,183 – 49.9%
FEMALE 10,941 – 50.3% 11,877 – 49.6% 15,252 – 50.1%
MEDIAN AGE 28.1 29.0 29.7
AGE 65 OR OLDER 2,796 – 12.7% 3,284 – 13.7% 4,145 – 13.6%
UNDER AGE 18 3,837 – 17.6% 4,295 – 18.0% 5,648 – 18.6%
AGE 25 TO 34 3,168 – 14.6% 3,314 – 13.9% 4,114 – 13.5%

 

RACE

 

1990 CENSUS 2000 CENSUS 2010 CENSUS
WHITE 20,660 – 95.0% 21,797 – 91.1% 26,738 – 87.9%
BLACK 623 – 2.9% 697 – 2.9% 1,029 – 3.4%
OTHER 461 – 2.1% 1,429 – 6.0% 2,668 – 8.7%

 

HOUSEHOLDS

 

1990 CENSUS 2000 CENSUS 2010 CENSUS
TOTAL HOUSEHOLDS 8,563 9,938 12,471
PERSONS PER HOUSEHOLD 2.23 2.19 2.25
PERSONS IN HOUSEHOLDS 19,117 – 87.9% 21,733 – 90.8% 28,025 – 92.1%
GROUP QUARTERS 2,627 – 12.1% 2,190 – 9.2% 2,410 – 7.9%
NONINSTITUTIONAL GROUP QUARTERS 2,400 1,877 1,979

 

 

HOUSING

 

1990 CENSUS 2000 CENSUS 2010 CENSUS
TOTAL UNITS 9,284 10,746 13,706
VACANT UNITS 721 – 7.8% 808 – 7.5% 1,235 – 9.0%
OWNER-OCCUPIED 4,306 – 50.3% 4,521 – 45.5% 5,427 – 43.5%
RENTER-OCCUPIED 4,257 – 49.7% 5,417 – 54.5% 7,044 – 56.5%