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(Urban population: 22,737 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 1,422 (10 farm, 1,412 nonfarm))

Cookeville,TN index of house prices


Houses: 10,802 (10,011 occupied: 4,564 owner occupied, 5,447 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

54%
State:

55%

Housing density: 494 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $181,122.


Median contract rent in 2009: $434 (lower quartile is $360, upper quartile is $535)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $460


Median gross rent in Cookeville, TN in 2009: $543


Housing units in Cookeville with a mortgage: 2,056 (198 second mortgage, 189 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,190


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $54,980


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $37,300


Median monthly housing costs: $541





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $127,937 (it was $100,200 in 2000)
Cookeville:

$127,937
Tennessee:

$137,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $80,392 - $208,978

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $189,507
Here:

$189,507
State:

$188,484

Townhouses or other attached units: $194,091
Here:

$194,091
State:

$164,698

In 2-unit structures: $40,900
Here:

$40,900
State:

$141,233

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $255,009
Here:

$255,009
State:

$140,531

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $106,051
Here:

$106,051
State:

$171,980

Mobile homes: $17,807
Here:

$17,807
State:

$44,109

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $37,780
Here:

$37,780
State:

$46,838

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,952
  • In family households: 15,587 (4,089 male householders, 1,255 female householders)
    4,076 spouses, 5,002 children (4,633 natural, 116 adopted, 253 stepchildren), 339 grandchildren, 191 brothers or sisters, 82 parents, 179 other relatives, 374 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 6,365 (2,122 male householders (1,371 living alone)), 2,537 female householders (2,095 living alone)), 1,706 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 2,207 (326 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,609 2-persons, 1,254 3-persons, 910 4-persons, 374 5-persons, 118 6-persons, 79 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,466 1-person, 798 2-persons, 291 3-persons, 94 4-persons, 1 5-persons, 9 6-persons.

2,703 married couples with children.
1,157 single-parent households (222 men, 935 women).

92.1% of residents of Cookeville speak English at home.
4.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (35% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 29% speak English not well, 22% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (55% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (53% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (42% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 28% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 1,289 (5.3%)
(24.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Cookeville, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 6
  • 3 rooms: 58
  • 4 rooms: 292
  • 5 rooms: 795
  • 6 rooms: 1,136
  • 7 rooms: 864
  • 8 rooms: 537
  • 9 or more rooms: 876
  • 1 room: 118
  • 2 rooms: 532
  • 3 rooms: 886
  • 4 rooms: 1,970
  • 5 rooms: 983
  • 6 rooms: 559
  • 7 rooms: 189
  • 8 rooms: 109
  • 9 or more rooms: 101
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Cookeville, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 18
  • 2 bedrooms: 580
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,661
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,064
  • 5+ bedrooms: 241
  • no bedroom: 129
  • 1 bedroom: 1,286
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,500
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,192
  • 4 bedrooms: 307
  • 5+ bedrooms: 33
Cars and other vehicles available in Cookeville, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 195
  • 1 vehicle: 1,481
  • 2 vehicles: 1,966
  • 3 vehicles: 597
  • 4 vehicles: 269
  • 5+ vehicles: 56
  • no vehicle: 575
  • 1 vehicle: 2,572
  • 2 vehicles: 1,749
  • 3 vehicles: 382
  • 4 vehicles: 133
  • 5+ vehicles: 36

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 349
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,151
  • 1990 to 1999: 2,399
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,212
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,131
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,046
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,214
  • 1940 to 1949: 539
  • 1939 or earlier: 499

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Cookeville, TN house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Cookeville, TN:

  • Less than $10,000: 9
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 5
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 26
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 23
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 12
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 8
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 5
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 9
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 43
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 88
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 109
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 146
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 184
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 684
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 784
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 458
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 379
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 534
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 332
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 307
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 202
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 176
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 11
  • $1,000,000 or more: 31
 


Cookeville rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Cookeville:

  • Less than $100: 33 people
  • $100 to $149: 28
  • $150 to $199: 43
  • $200 to $249: 92
  • $250 to $299: 32
  • $300 to $349: 210
  • $350 to $399: 306
  • $400 to $449: 837
  • $450 to $499: 701
  • $500 to $549: 798
  • $550 to $599: 641
  • $600 to $649: 428
  • $650 to $699: 481
  • $700 to $749: 314
  • $750 to $799: 231
  • $800 to $899: 396
  • $900 to $999: 97
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 138
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 23
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 67
  • $2,000 or more: 32
  • No cash rent: 407
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 659
  • 1990 to 1994: 200
  • 1985 to 1989: 162
  • 1980 to 1984: 84
  • 1975 to 1979: 73
  • 1970 to 1974: 35
  • 1970 to 1974: 21
  • 1965 to 1969: 55


Cookeville, TN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 87.3%
Number of people working at home: 265 (2.3% of all workers)


Cookeville commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1022
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2737
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3068
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2050
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 740
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 194
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 415
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 81
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 104
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 205
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 260
  • 90 or more minutes: 196
 


Cookeville mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 8,933 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 1,342 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 7 (0%)
  • Taxi: 25 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 36 (0%)
  • Walked: 548 (5%)
  • Other means: 173 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 265 (2%)
 


Cookeville, TN household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 1885
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 974
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 1042
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 827
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 756
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 570
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 574
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 623
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 284
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 533
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 645
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 613
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 261
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 160
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 125
  • $200,000 or more: 131
 

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 5277
 Other groups: 2670
 English: 2319
 Irish: 1547
 German: 1508
 Scotch-Irish: 856
 Scottish: 378
 French (except Basque): 343
 Italian: 260
 European: 257
 Dutch: 146
 Polish: 125
 Welsh: 124
 British: 123
 Norwegian: 82
 French Canadian: 81
 Subsaharan African:: 56
 African: 47
 Arab:: 46
 Yugoslavian: 44
 Swedish: 34
 Arab/Arabic: 33
 Lithuanian: 30
 Austrian: 29
 Canadian: 26
 Albanian: 21
 Czechoslovakian: 19
 Basque: 18
 Portuguese: 17
 Greek: 17
 Turkish: 16
 Jamaican: 16
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 16
 Russian: 14
 Scandinavian: 12
 Danish: 10
 Hungarian: 9
 Croatian: 8
 Eastern European: 8
 Lebanese: 7
 Czech: 7
 Celtic: 7
 Acadian/Cajun: 6
 Other Arab: 6
 Ukrainian: 6
 Finnish: 5
 Other Subsaharan African: 5
 Ghanian: 4
 Swiss: 4
 New Zealander: 1


Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):



  • Guatemala (30%)
  • Mexico (17%)
  • India (8%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Canada (4%)
  • Vietnam (4%)
  • Korea (4%)


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

  • This state: 15277
  • Northeast: 693
  • Midwest: 2885
  • South: 3130
  • West: 734

37% of Cookeville residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 67% lived in Tennessee.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 146
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 92
  • 5th and 6th grade: 105
  • 7th and 8th grade: 365
  • 9th grade: 290
  • 10th grade: 209
  • 11th grade: 233
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 175
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,492
  • Less than 1 year of college: 279
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 928
  • Associate degree: 187
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,141
  • Master's degree: 467
  • Professional school degree: 182
  • Doctorate degree: 240

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 65
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 79
  • 5th and 6th grade: 184
  • 7th and 8th grade: 661
  • 9th grade: 338
  • 10th grade: 239
  • 11th grade: 200
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 207
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,007
  • Less than 1 year of college: 450
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 830
  • Associate degree: 173
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,094
  • Master's degree: 657
  • Professional school degree: 77
  • Doctorate degree: 45

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.1%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.1%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 4.9%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 3.8%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 16.4%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 14.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 21.9%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 20.2%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 16.7%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $31,669
  • Black householders: $22,002
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $14,800
  • Asian householders: $36,242
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $32,744
  • Some other race householders: $37,272
  • Two or more races householders: $15,690
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $30,502
Cookeville household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Cookeville household income for Black householders
Cookeville household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Cookeville household income for Asian householders
Cookeville household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Cookeville household income for Some other race householders
Cookeville household income for Two or more races householders
Cookeville household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Cookeville marital status for males
Cookeville marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $131,256
  • Black or African American householders: $93,079
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $207,482
  • Asian householders: $237,998
  • Two or more races householders: $157,303
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $175,562

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,020
  • One, attached: 233
  • Two: 502
  • 3 or 4: 1,114
  • 5 to 9: 1,317
  • 10 to 19: 736
  • 20 to 49: 309
  • 50 or more: 161
  • Mobile homes: 395
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 15

Median worth of mobile homes: $19,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Cookeville:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Cookeville
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (62.7%)
  • Electricity (35.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • Electricity (78.2%)
  • Utility gas (19.8%)
  • No fuel used (1.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 101
Here:

5.4%
Tennessee:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 34
Here:

3.9%
Tennessee:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 167
Here:

3.4%
Tennessee:

22.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)


 

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