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Gibson County, Tennessee (TN)

County population in 2019: 50,107 (52% urban, 48% rural); it was 48,152 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 8,068
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,824
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,075
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,798 (it was 5,443 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

32%

Land area: 603 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 83 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Gibson County: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Wholesale trade (20.1%), Educational, health and social services (13.5%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (12.2%), Public administration (11.9%), Manufacturing (11.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 75%
  • Government: 12%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 13%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Gibson County, TN (2019)
    • 38,15179.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 8,55917.8%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,4303.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,3522.8%Two or more races
    • 2080.4%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1580.3%Asian alone
    • 1200.2%Some other race alone
    • 390.08%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

40.2 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years
Males: 24,025  (47.9%)
Females: 26,082  (52.1%)
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Average household size:
Gibson County:

2.0 people
Tennessee:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,398 ($31,105 in 1999)
This county:

$45,398
Tennessee:

$56,071

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $488 (lower quartile is $377, upper quartile is $647)
This county:

$488
State:

$716


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $113,166 (it was $65,500 in 2000)
Gibson:

$113,166
Tennessee:

$191,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $67,626 - $187,215
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,082
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $361

Institutionalized population: 900

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 55
  • Burglaries: 110
  • Thefts: 114
  • Auto thefts: 41

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 52
  • Burglaries: 87
  • Thefts: 124
  • Auto thefts: 31
Gibson County, TN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 156 buildings, average cost: $82,500
  • 1998: 218 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 1999: 212 buildings, average cost: $83,500
  • 2000: 151 buildings, average cost: $93,000
  • 2001: 136 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2002: 122 buildings, average cost: $82,800
  • 2003: 104 buildings, average cost: $113,500
  • 2004: 244 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 2005: 285 buildings, average cost: $110,900
  • 2006: 376 buildings, average cost: $114,500
  • 2007: 277 buildings, average cost: $123,300
  • 2008: 160 buildings, average cost: $128,000
  • 2009: 157 buildings, average cost: $131,700
  • 2010: 132 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2011: 159 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 2012: 102 buildings, average cost: $157,800
  • 2013: 123 buildings, average cost: $171,200
  • 2014: 106 buildings, average cost: $173,900
  • 2015: 96 buildings, average cost: $188,500
  • 2016: 93 buildings, average cost: $192,300
  • 2017: 91 buildings, average cost: $187,100
  • 2018: 105 buildings, average cost: $210,200
  • 2019: 143 buildings, average cost: $202,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Gibson, TN residents
Average permit cost in Gibson, TN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,055 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $729 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Gibson, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Gibson, TN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Gibson, TN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.4%
Gibson County:

14.4%
Tennessee:

13.9%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.6% for Black residents, 21.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.9% for American Indian residents, 4.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 8.4% for other race residents, 34.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 40.2 years old
(Males: 38.2 years old, Females: 41.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.8 years old, Black residents: 39.8 years old, American Indian residents: 50.1 years old, Asian residents: 44.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.1 years old, Other race residents: 24.0 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Gibson County is $385 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $460 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $578 a month.

Cities in this county include: Humboldt, Milan, Trenton, Dyer, Brazil-Gibson Wells, Rutherford, Bradford, Medina, China Grove, Gibson.

Gibson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Bradley County , Cannon County , McKinley County, New Mexico , Rio Arriba County, New Mexico , Jones County, North Carolina , Roger Mills County, Oklahoma , Woods County, Oklahoma .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.4%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Unemployment by year in Gibson, TN
County total employment by year in Gibson, TN
County average yearly wages by year in Gibson, TN

Current college students: 1,395
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 85.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 745 (38.5% naturalized citizens)

Gibson County:

1.5%
Whole state:

5.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2472010 or later
  • 3102000 to 2009
  • 1161990 to 1999
  • 1181980 to 1989
  • 391970 to 1979
  • 60Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 66.3%

Gibson County marital status for males Gibson County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,419
  • One, attached: 423
  • Two: 1,231
  • 3 or 4: 388
  • 5 to 9: 509
  • 10 to 19: 106
  • 20 to 49: 258
  • 50 or more: 85
  • Mobile homes: 2,465

Housing units in Gibson County with a mortgage: 6,795 (69 second mortgage, 400 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,767

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

58.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Gibson County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,229128
Mainline Protestant4,05730
Black Protestant1,96117
Catholic5402
Other2105
None15,686-
Gibson County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 19
Gibson County:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Gibson County:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 27
This county:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Gibson County:

13.0%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Gibson County:

30.2%
State:

30.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.0%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Gibson County:

Average size of farms: 285 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $58,984
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $231.18
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.30%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 14.46%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $52,268
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 76.65%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.12%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $87,545
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.68%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.05
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.82%
Corn for grain: 57215 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 41653 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 44453 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 109857 harvested acres
Vegetables: 244 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Gibson County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 347% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 66.0 miles away from Gibson County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 83.4 miles away from the county center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 90.1 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW) earthquake occurred 180.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 48.8 miles away from Gibson County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 180.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Tennessee Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4514, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: February 19, 2019 - March 30, 2019, FEMA Id: 4427, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 05, 2014 to June 10, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4189: August 13, 2014, FEMA Id: 4189, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 25, 2011 to April 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1974: May 01, 2011, FEMA Id: 1974, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 19, 2011 to June 07, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1979: May 09, 2011, FEMA Id: 1979, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Flooding, Straight-Line Winds, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 30, 2010 to May 18, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1909: May 04, 2010, FEMA Id: 1909, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Tennessee Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 02, 2006 to April 08, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1634: April 05, 2006, FEMA Id: 1634, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Tennessee Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3217: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3217, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2003 to May 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1464: May 08, 2003, FEMA Id: 1464, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: November 09, 2002 to November 12, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1441: November 13, 2002, FEMA Id: 1441, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 9 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Gibson County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 15, Floods: 14, Tornadoes: 10, Winds: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Gibson

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 12,915 (81.0%)
  • Carpooled: 1,504 (9.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 516 (3.2%)
  • Bicycle: 96 (0.6%)
  • Walked: 203 (1.3%)
  • Worked at home: 745 (4.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (33%)
  • Guatemala (16%)
  • Greece (10%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (6%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Russia (5%)
  • Latvia (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Gibson County


  • American (26%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • German (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)
  • African (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Gibson County, Tennessee in 2000:

  • 912 people in nursing homes
  • 112 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 23 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 21 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Gibson County, Tennessee in 2010:

  • 732 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 151 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 69 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 22 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 17 people in correctional residential facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,564.

6.41% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,702 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Tennessee average:

7.15%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.83% relocated from other counties in Tennessee ($26,745 average AGI)
1.58% relocated from other states ($9,957 average AGI)
Gibson County:

1.58%
Tennessee average:

3.48%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, TN  1.78% ($39,048 average AGI)
from Carroll County, TN  0.49% ($32,047)
from Crockett County, TN  0.33% ($30,271)
from Dyer County, TN  0.32% ($31,643)
from Weakley County, TN  0.32% ($29,982)
from Obion County, TN  0.23% ($29,390)
from Shelby County, TN  0.15% ($42,222)


6.36% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,765 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Tennessee average:

6.65%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.91% relocated to other counties in Tennessee ($27,740 average AGI)
1.45% relocated to other states ($9,026 average AGI)
Gibson County:

1.45%
Tennessee average:

2.95%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, TN  1.83% ($40,381 average AGI)
to Carroll County, TN  0.45% ($35,638)
to Crockett County, TN  0.28% ($36,660)
to Weakley County, TN  0.27% ($26,583)
to Obion County, TN  0.22% ($26,256)
to Davidson County, TN  0.22% ($20,590)
to Dyer County, TN  0.21% ($37,054)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.9

Births per 1000 population in Gibson County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 13.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Gibson County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Gibson County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Gibson County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Gibson County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gibson County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gibson County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Gibson County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Gibson County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 10,116 (7,948 aged, 2,168 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,137 (10%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Gibson County, Tennessee in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,247)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,073)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (905)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (722)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (582)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (472)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (459)
  • Unspecified dementia (309)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (174)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (161)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 6.23
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,500
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 243
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 64,404

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,242
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,298
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 33
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 64

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 8

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 164.0. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 92.4
  • Other - 71.6

Household type by relationship:

Households: 50,107
  • Male householders: 9,283 (2,470 living alone), Female householders: 10,471 (3,444 living alone)
  • 9,425 spouses (9,346 opposite-sex spouses), 785 unmarried partners, (723 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 14,654 children (13,332 natural, 378 adopted, 943 stepchildren), 1,384 grandchildren, 275 brothers or sisters, 321 parents, 39 foster children, 1,049 other relatives, 1,272 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,147

Size of family households: 6,120 2-persons, 3,195 3-persons, 2,333 4-persons, 1,038 5-persons, 266 6-persons, 157 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,914 1-person, 539 2-persons, 76 3-persons, 41 4-persons, 21 5-persons.

6,696 married couples with children.
3,554 single-parent households (760 men, 2,794 women).

96.9% of residents of Gibson speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 15% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (5% speak English very well, 37% speak English well, 59% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $334,460,000 ($6,950 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $12,172,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $136,900,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $87,557,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $10,702,000
Federal grants: $83,774,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,338,000 ($2,281,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,190,000 ($3,720,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $794,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $14,804,000
Federal Government insurance: $45,580,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,251
Here:

68 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 3,698
Here:

77 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +119
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +392
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Gibson County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.97 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4

Year house built in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • Year house built in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • 6502014 or later
  • 3852010 to 2013
  • 3,1732000 to 2009
  • 2,7571990 to 1999
  • 2,7871980 to 1989
  • 3,7621970 to 1979
  • 2,8161960 to 1969
  • 2,8031950 to 1959
  • 1,4371940 to 1949
  • 2,1391939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Gibson County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • 431 room
  • 362 rooms
  • 1583 rooms
  • 9944 rooms
  • 3,0495 rooms
  • 3,0886 rooms
  • 2,5127 rooms
  • 1,7448 rooms
  • 1,8649+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • 981 room
  • 1792 rooms
  • 4773 rooms
  • 1,8754 rooms
  • 1,7615 rooms
  • 9166 rooms
  • 4107 rooms
  • 1798 rooms
  • 2649+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Gibson County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • 69no bedroom
  • 2241 bedroom
  • 2,2532 bedrooms
  • 7,8623 bedrooms
  • 2,5804 bedrooms
  • 4725+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Gibson County, Tennessee
  • 97no bedroom
  • 7361 bedroom
  • 2,4682 bedrooms
  • 2,2853 bedrooms
  • 5284 bedrooms
  • 775+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Gibson County, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Gibson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Gibson County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 212no vehicle
  • 3,5491 vehicle
  • 5,4902 vehicles
  • 2,8173 vehicles
  • 1,1264 vehicles
  • 2565+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Gibson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Gibson County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 1,133no vehicle
  • 2,8461 vehicle
  • 1,4322 vehicles
  • 7423 vehicles
  • 694 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

87.2% of Gibson County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 77% lived in Tennessee.

Gibson County:

87.2%
State average:

85.5%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 36,639
  • Other state: 12,221
  • Northeast: 972
  • Midwest: 4,440
  • South: 5,743
  • West: 1,017
Year householders moved into unit in Gibson County, TN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Gibson County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 50.2%Electricity
  • 43.4%Utility gas
  • 4.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 65.7%Electricity
  • 30.8%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 539
Here:

10.3%
Tennessee:

13.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 189
Here:

6.9%
Tennessee:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 129
Here:

8.1%
Tennessee:

23.1%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Gibson County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,367,000
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000
    Air Transportation: $60,000
  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $215,000
    General Public Buildings: $129,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $3,788,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,886,000
    Police Protection: $2,696,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,829,000
    Financial Administration: $1,506,000
    General - Other: $914,000
    Central Staff Services: $763,000
    Local Fire Protection: $515,000
    General Public Buildings: $469,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $291,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $271,000
    Libraries: $189,000
    Air Transportation: $158,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $660,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,507,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,370,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,137,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,321,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $488,000
    Interest Earnings: $171,000
    Rents: $117,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $620,000
    Local Fire Protection: $595,000
    Health - Other: $314,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,473,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,085,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,993,000
    General Local Government Support: $918,000
    Health and Hospitals: $362,000
    Public Welfare: $131,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,826,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,513,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $769,000
    Other Selective Sales: $220,000
    Amusements Sales: $64,000
    Public Utility License: $61,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $57,000
    Other License: $50,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,973,000

Gibson County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,367,000
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000
    Air Transportation: $60,000
  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $215,000
    General Public Buildings: $129,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $3,788,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,886,000
    Police Protection: $2,696,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,829,000
    Financial Administration: $1,506,000
    General - Other: $914,000
    Central Staff Services: $763,000
    Local Fire Protection: $515,000
    General Public Buildings: $469,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $291,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $271,000
    Libraries: $189,000
    Air Transportation: $158,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $660,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,507,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,370,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,137,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,321,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $488,000
    Interest Earnings: $171,000
    Rents: $117,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $620,000
    Local Fire Protection: $595,000
    Health - Other: $314,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,473,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,085,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,993,000
    General Local Government Support: $918,000
    Health and Hospitals: $362,000
    Public Welfare: $131,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,826,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,513,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $769,000
    Other Selective Sales: $220,000
    Amusements Sales: $64,000
    Public Utility License: $61,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $57,000
    Other License: $50,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,973,000

Gibson County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,367,000
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000
    Air Transportation: $60,000
  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $215,000
    General Public Buildings: $129,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $3,788,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,886,000
    Police Protection: $2,696,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,829,000
    Financial Administration: $1,506,000
    General - Other: $914,000
    Central Staff Services: $763,000
    Local Fire Protection: $515,000
    General Public Buildings: $469,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $291,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $271,000
    Libraries: $189,000
    Air Transportation: $158,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $660,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,507,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,370,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,137,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,321,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $488,000
    Interest Earnings: $171,000
    Rents: $117,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $620,000
    Local Fire Protection: $595,000
    Health - Other: $314,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,473,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,085,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,993,000
    General Local Government Support: $918,000
    Health and Hospitals: $362,000
    Public Welfare: $131,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,826,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,513,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $769,000
    Other Selective Sales: $220,000
    Amusements Sales: $64,000
    Public Utility License: $61,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $57,000
    Other License: $50,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,973,000

Gibson County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,367,000
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000
    Air Transportation: $60,000
  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $215,000
    General Public Buildings: $129,000
  • Current Operations - Health - Other: $3,788,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,886,000
    Police Protection: $2,696,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,829,000
    Financial Administration: $1,506,000
    General - Other: $914,000
    Central Staff Services: $763,000
    Local Fire Protection: $515,000
    General Public Buildings: $469,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $291,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $271,000
    Libraries: $189,000
    Air Transportation: $158,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $77,000
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $13,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $660,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $16,507,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $15,370,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,137,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,321,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $488,000
    Interest Earnings: $171,000
    Rents: $117,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $620,000
    Local Fire Protection: $595,000
    Health - Other: $314,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,473,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,085,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,993,000
    General Local Government Support: $918,000
    Health and Hospitals: $362,000
    Public Welfare: $131,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,826,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $1,513,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $769,000
    Other Selective Sales: $220,000
    Amusements Sales: $64,000
    Public Utility License: $61,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $57,000
    Other License: $50,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,973,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,500
  • Number of aged recipients: 180
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,320
  • Number of recipients under 18: 224
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 921
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 355
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 643
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 613
Most common first names in Gibson County, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James75773.0 years
Mary60679.3 years
William50774.1 years
John46375.0 years
Robert41272.5 years
Willie27778.8 years
Thomas22071.4 years
Charles22071.2 years
George20474.6 years
Annie19580.2 years
Most common last names in Gibson County, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith27876.6 years
Williams24075.9 years
Jones21876.2 years
Taylor18975.4 years
Johnson17974.1 years
Brown11374.2 years
White10376.0 years
Moore9877.4 years
King9877.9 years
Graves9677.0 years
Businesses in Gibson County, TN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Maurices1
Ace Hardware1McDonald's3
AutoZone2Nike4
Baskin-Robbins4Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King1Pizza Hut3
CVS1Rue211
Chevrolet1SONIC Drive-In4
Curves1Sears1
Domino's Pizza3Subway6
FedEx8T-Mobile1
Ford2Taco Bell2
H&R Block3U-Haul4
KFC1UPS6
La-Z-Boy1Walmart2
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
Lowe's1YMCA2