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Polk County, TN

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Polk County, TN
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatBenton, TN
  • Population16,825
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 434.6800
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 38.7000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)201016,8252022 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)201038.701738 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20180.8%2373 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)20182.2%2431 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201333 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20194.0%1217 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)20161,264.00786 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201631.6%684 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)201612.90649 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201841.1%2337 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)201602249 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201519.8%462 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201822.8%1013 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$22,052,000.002343 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20172908 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201191.841871 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)200697.4%74 of 1071
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)201811227 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201113.45289 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2011$36,450.221167 of 1328
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$165,129,000.002442 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20101.4%2105 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201228.9%2044 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201801961 of 1961
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)20102072134 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)201817,074.842381 of 3027
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$39,000,000.001119 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$118,000,000.002291 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$0.002178 of 2178
Population (County)205018,0001961 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$142,668.002851 of 3112
Total Employees (County)20505,0002388 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)205002216 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)205012395 of 2780
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