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Unicoi County, Tennessee (TN)

County population in 2019: 18,129 (55% urban, 45% rural); it was 17,667 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,714
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,923
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,755
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,089 (it was 1,761 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

32%

Land area: 186 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 97 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Unicoi County: 83.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Construction (42.9%), Educational, health and social services (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 58%
  • Government: 9%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 33%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Unicoi County, TN (2019)
    • 16,77394.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 9325.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2191.2%Two or more races
    • 600.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 530.3%Asian alone
    • 200.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 170.10%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

46.9 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years
Males: 9,159  (50.5%)
Females: 8,970  (49.5%)
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Average household size:
Unicoi County:

2.0 people
Tennessee:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $44,051 ($29,863 in 1999)
This county:

$44,051
Tennessee:

$56,071

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $475 (lower quartile is $386, upper quartile is $591)
This county:

$475
State:

$716


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $148,631 (it was $76,800 in 2000)
Unicoi:

$148,631
Tennessee:

$191,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $87,444 - $223,643
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $975
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $332

Institutionalized population: 308

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 15
  • Burglaries: 34
  • Thefts: 120
  • Auto thefts: 9

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 36
  • Thefts: 159
  • Auto thefts: 14
Unicoi County, TN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 1998: 12 buildings, average cost: $80,100
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $74,200
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $126,600
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $109,100
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $77,000
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2004: 6 buildings, average cost: $100,800
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $119,900
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $129,600
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $272,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $240,000
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $186,600
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $118,800
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $220,000
  • 2017: 9 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $88,100
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $112,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Unicoi, TN residents
Average permit cost in Unicoi, TN
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $911 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $696 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Unicoi, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Unicoi, TN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Unicoi, TN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.4%
Unicoi County:

16.4%
Tennessee:

13.9%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.8% for Black residents, 20.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 67.1% for other race residents, 28.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 46.9 years old
(Males: 44.8 years old, Females: 49.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 47.9 years old, Black residents: 49.5 years old, American Indian residents: 56.1 years old, Asian residents: 60.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.2 years old, Other race residents: 21.7 years old)

Area name: Johnson City, TN MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Unicoi County is $404 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $501 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $622 a month.

Cities in this county include: Erwin, Unicoi, Flag Pond, Banner Hill.

Unicoi County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Boone County, Arkansas , Avery County, North Carolina , Clay County, Arkansas , Burke County, North Carolina , Lauderdale County , Loudon County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.3%
Tennessee:

5.0%

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

Current college students: 495
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 84.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 615 (29.1% naturalized citizens)

Unicoi County:

3.4%
Whole state:

5.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1732010 or later
  • 2752000 to 2009
  • 631990 to 1999
  • 721980 to 1989
  • 241970 to 1979
  • 43Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 54.1%

Unicoi County marital status for males Unicoi County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,747
  • One, attached: 49
  • Two: 66
  • 3 or 4: 257
  • 5 to 9: 277
  • 10 to 19: 20
  • 20 to 49: 85
  • 50 or more: 28
  • Mobile homes: 1,470

Housing units in Unicoi County with a mortgage: 2,288 (7 second mortgage, 71 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,399

Here:

40.0% with mortgage
State:

58.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Unicoi County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,23936
Mainline Protestant1,2057
Other21
None9,867-
Unicoi 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: 3
Unicoi County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Unicoi County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Unicoi County:

14.4%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Unicoi County:

30.2%
State:

30.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.3%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Unicoi County:

Average size of farms: 56 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $24,837
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $17,578
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.95%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.48%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,336
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.76%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 28.41
Corn for grain: 14 harvested acres
Vegetables: 16 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 77 acres

Earthquake activity:

Unicoi County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 26% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 76.9 miles away from Unicoi County center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 275.6 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 166.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.1 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 156.8 miles away from Unicoi County center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB) earthquake occurred 74.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: April 12, 2020 - April 13, 2020, FEMA Id: 4541, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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 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 and Flooding, Incident Period: September 16, 2004 to September 20, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1568: October 07, 2004, FEMA Id: 1568, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: July 27, 2001 to August 22, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1387: August 15, 2001, FEMA Id: 1387, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 06, 1998 to February 12, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1197: January 13, 1998, FEMA Id: 1197, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Tennessee Heavy Rain, Flash Flooding, Incident Period: March 25, 1994 to April 03, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1022: April 14, 1994, FEMA Id: 1022, Natural disaster type: Flash Flood, Heavy Rain
  • Tennessee Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3095: March 14, 1993, FEMA Id: 3095, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Tennessee SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: May 06, 1984 to May 11, 1984, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-708: May 25, 1984, FEMA Id: 708, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Unicoi County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Heavy Rains: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Unicoi

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,944 (78.5%)
  • Carpooled: 282 (4.5%)
  • Bus: 35 (0.6%)
  • Long-distance train or commuter rail: 31 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 243 (3.9%)
  • Walked: 290 (4.6%)
  • Worked at home: 544 (8.6%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)

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


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (71%)
  • Peru (10%)
  • Malaysia (3%)
  • Germany (3%)
  • Romania (3%)
  • United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland (2%)
  • Japan (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Unicoi County


  • American (28%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • German (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

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

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

  • 228 people in nursing homes
  • 43 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 6 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 6 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 256 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 55 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 48 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 29 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 13 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,875.

6.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,720 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.01%
Tennessee average:

7.15%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.91% relocated from other counties in Tennessee ($24,919 average AGI)
2.10% relocated from other states ($15,804 average AGI)
Unicoi County:

2.10%
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 Washington County, TN  2.04% ($41,532 average AGI)
from Carter County, TN  0.82% ($33,824)
from Sullivan County, TN  0.42% ($25,269)


6.09% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,963 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
Tennessee average:

6.65%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.60% relocated to other counties in Tennessee ($29,597 average AGI)
1.49% relocated to other states ($10,366 average AGI)
Unicoi County:

1.49%
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 Washington County, TN  2.31% ($39,804 average AGI)
to Carter County, TN  0.92% ($29,298)
to Sullivan County, TN  0.53% ($34,273)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.3

Births per 1000 population in Unicoi County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 15.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Unicoi County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Unicoi County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Unicoi County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Unicoi County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Unicoi County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Unicoi County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Unicoi County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Unicoi County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,352 (3,265 aged, 1,087 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 410 (11%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (604)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (331)
  • Unspecified dementia (235)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (229)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (212)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (174)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (131)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (117)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (46)
  • Senile degeneration of brain, not elsewhere classified (14)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.65
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5,790
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 531
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 81,828

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,036
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,275

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 12
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 63

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 6

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 218.8. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 18,129
  • Male householders: 4,410 (1,091 living alone), Female householders: 3,408 (1,255 living alone)
  • 3,577 spouses (3,532 opposite-sex spouses), 637 unmarried partners, (615 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,921 children (3,446 natural, 250 adopted, 229 stepchildren), 706 grandchildren, 91 brothers or sisters, 92 parents, 0 foster children, 223 other relatives, 531 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 553

Size of family households: 2,598 2-persons, 1,161 3-persons, 836 4-persons, 279 5-persons, 71 6-persons, 54 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,347 1-person, 363 2-persons, 78 3-persons, 24 4-persons, 7 5-persons.

1,520 married couples with children.
964 single-parent households (302 men, 662 women).

94.5% of residents of Unicoi speak English at home.
4.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 30% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (84% speak English very well, 16% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (73% speak English very well, 27% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $239,408,000 ($13,524 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $10,164,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $64,799,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $28,382,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $174,000
Federal grants: $29,770,000
Federal procurement contracts: $110,925,000 ($6,462,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,358,000 ($956,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $990,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,919,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,458,000

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

Births: 898
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,307
Here:

74 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +338
Here:

+19 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Unicoi County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.21 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.4

Year house built in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • Year house built in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • 2612014 or later
  • 1192010 to 2013
  • 7132000 to 2009
  • 1,7931990 to 1999
  • 1,1681980 to 1989
  • 1,1041970 to 1979
  • 6421960 to 1969
  • 1,0371950 to 1959
  • 8451940 to 1949
  • 1,2661939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Unicoi County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • 641 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 1023 rooms
  • 6074 rooms
  • 1,0555 rooms
  • 1,5306 rooms
  • 8327 rooms
  • 5758 rooms
  • 8679+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • 541 room
  • 972 rooms
  • 443 rooms
  • 7054 rooms
  • 6625 rooms
  • 3716 rooms
  • 1187 rooms
  • 428 rooms
  • 609+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Unicoi County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • 63no bedroom
  • 671 bedroom
  • 1,1692 bedrooms
  • 3,2173 bedrooms
  • 8604 bedrooms
  • 2345+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Unicoi County, Tennessee
  • 53no bedroom
  • 2291 bedroom
  • 9952 bedrooms
  • 8573 bedrooms
  • 424 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Unicoi County, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Unicoi County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Unicoi County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 236no vehicle
  • 1,2121 vehicle
  • 2,4462 vehicles
  • 9713 vehicles
  • 6194 vehicles
  • 1635+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Unicoi County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Unicoi County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 225no vehicle
  • 1,1271 vehicle
  • 6532 vehicles
  • 1673 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

88.8% of Unicoi County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 48% lived in Tennessee.

Unicoi County:

88.8%
State average:

85.5%

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

  • This state: 11,608
  • Other state: 5,759
  • Northeast: 684
  • Midwest: 947
  • South: 3,892
  • West: 227
Year householders moved into unit in Unicoi County, TN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Unicoi County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 51.7%Electricity
  • 34.7%Utility gas
  • 4.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.6%Wood
  • 3.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 67.8%Electricity
  • 22.9%Utility gas
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 136
Here:

9.7%
Tennessee:

13.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 91
Here:

12.4%
Tennessee:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 110
Here:

18.1%
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

Unicoi County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,079,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,033,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $186,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,870,000
    Regular Highways: $474,000
    Water Utilities: $100,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $22,479,000
    Police Protection: $2,480,000
    Regular Highways: $1,440,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,384,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $775,000
    Financial Administration: $692,000
    Health - Other: $547,000
    Central Staff Services: $525,000
    General - Other: $504,000
    Solid Waste Management: $409,000
    General Public Buildings: $165,000
    Local Fire Protection: $55,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
    Corrections - Other: $49,000
    Libraries: $23,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $467,000
    Natural Resources: $24,000
    Highways: $19,000
    Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $822,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $113,000
    Education: $68,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,366,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,570,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,796,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $706,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $104,000
    Sale of Property: $102,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $313,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,207,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $16,752,000
    Highways: $2,246,000
    Other: $757,000
    General Local Government Support: $249,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,420,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $538,000
    Other Selective Sales: $293,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $139,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $67,000
    Severance: $25,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,692,000

Unicoi County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,079,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,033,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $186,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,870,000
    Regular Highways: $474,000
    Water Utilities: $100,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $22,479,000
    Police Protection: $2,480,000
    Regular Highways: $1,440,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,384,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $775,000
    Financial Administration: $692,000
    Health - Other: $547,000
    Central Staff Services: $525,000
    General - Other: $504,000
    Solid Waste Management: $409,000
    General Public Buildings: $165,000
    Local Fire Protection: $55,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
    Corrections - Other: $49,000
    Libraries: $23,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $467,000
    Natural Resources: $24,000
    Highways: $19,000
    Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $822,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $113,000
    Education: $68,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,366,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,570,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,796,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $706,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $104,000
    Sale of Property: $102,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $313,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,207,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $16,752,000
    Highways: $2,246,000
    Other: $757,000
    General Local Government Support: $249,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,420,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $538,000
    Other Selective Sales: $293,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $139,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $67,000
    Severance: $25,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,692,000

Unicoi County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,079,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,033,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $186,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,870,000
    Regular Highways: $474,000
    Water Utilities: $100,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $22,479,000
    Police Protection: $2,480,000
    Regular Highways: $1,440,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,384,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $775,000
    Financial Administration: $692,000
    Health - Other: $547,000
    Central Staff Services: $525,000
    General - Other: $504,000
    Solid Waste Management: $409,000
    General Public Buildings: $165,000
    Local Fire Protection: $55,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
    Corrections - Other: $49,000
    Libraries: $23,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $467,000
    Natural Resources: $24,000
    Highways: $19,000
    Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $822,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $113,000
    Education: $68,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,366,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,570,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,796,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $706,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $104,000
    Sale of Property: $102,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $313,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,207,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $16,752,000
    Highways: $2,246,000
    Other: $757,000
    General Local Government Support: $249,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,420,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $538,000
    Other Selective Sales: $293,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $139,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $67,000
    Severance: $25,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,692,000

Unicoi County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,079,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,033,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $186,000
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,870,000
    Regular Highways: $474,000
    Water Utilities: $100,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $22,479,000
    Police Protection: $2,480,000
    Regular Highways: $1,440,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,384,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $775,000
    Financial Administration: $692,000
    Health - Other: $547,000
    Central Staff Services: $525,000
    General - Other: $504,000
    Solid Waste Management: $409,000
    General Public Buildings: $165,000
    Local Fire Protection: $55,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $50,000
    Corrections - Other: $49,000
    Libraries: $23,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $467,000
    Natural Resources: $24,000
    Highways: $19,000
    Other: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $822,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $113,000
    Education: $68,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $21,366,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,570,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,796,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $706,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $104,000
    Sale of Property: $102,000
    Interest Earnings: $68,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $313,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,207,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $16,752,000
    Highways: $2,246,000
    Other: $757,000
    General Local Government Support: $249,000
  • Tax - Property: $6,420,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $538,000
    Other Selective Sales: $293,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $139,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $67,000
    Severance: $25,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,692,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 642
  • Number of aged recipients: 97
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 545
  • Number of recipients under 18: 42
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 407
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 193
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 324
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 261
Most common first names in Unicoi County, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12873.1 years
William11974.3 years
Mary11280.2 years
John9476.8 years
Robert8873.6 years
Charles7070.7 years
George5076.6 years
Ethel4182.7 years
Gladys3776.0 years
Frank3676.6 years
Most common last names in Unicoi County, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Tipton10375.1 years
Edwards9773.7 years
Harris9473.6 years
Hensley8676.7 years
Bailey8476.8 years
Wilson7871.6 years
Foster6972.1 years
Peterson6574.4 years
Miller6375.6 years
Lewis5575.8 years
Businesses in Unicoi County, TN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1Pizza Hut1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
CVS1Rite Aid1
Ford1Subway1
H&R Block1Super 82
Hardee's1U-Haul1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy1Wendy's1
Little Caesars Pizza1YMCA1