Sulphur Springs, Tennessee Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $161,598 (it was $103,300 in 2000)
Sulphur Springs:

$161,598
Tennessee:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $99,543 - $209,164

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,715

Size of family households: 1,473 2-persons, 894 3-persons, 630 4-persons, 222 5-persons, 61 6-persons, 15 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 719 1-person, 96 2-persons, 8 3-persons.

2,045 married couples with children.
348 single-parent households (99 men, 249 women).

98.4% of residents of Sulphur Springs speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (57% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 23% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 74 (0.7%)
(79.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.2
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.0
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sulphur Springs, Tennessee:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 601 bedroom
  • 5742 bedrooms
  • 2,3363 bedrooms
  • 5784 bedrooms
  • 615+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sulphur Springs, Tennessee:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 2552 bedrooms
  • 2213 bedrooms
  • 454 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Sulphur Springs in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 136no vehicle
  • 6561 vehicle
  • 1,6392 vehicles
  • 7543 vehicles
  • 3204 vehicles
  • 1045+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Sulphur Springs in renter-occupied apartments

  • 31no vehicle
  • 1341 vehicle
  • 2782 vehicles
  • 433 vehicles
  • 264 vehicles
  • 95+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sulphur Springs, Tennessee:

  • 01 room
  • 82 rooms
  • 323 rooms
  • 3474 rooms
  • 7585 rooms
  • 9796 rooms
  • 7787 rooms
  • 3708 rooms
  • 3379+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sulphur Springs, Tennessee:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 203 rooms
  • 1534 rooms
  • 1885 rooms
  • 1026 rooms
  • 347 rooms
  • 148 rooms
  • 109+ rooms

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Sulphur Springs, TN household income distribution

  • 283Less than $10,000
  • 180$10,000 to $14,999
  • 223$15,000 to $19,999
  • 245$20,000 to $24,999
  • 270$25,000 to $29,999
  • 287$30,000 to $34,999
  • 318$35,000 to $39,999
  • 354$40,000 to $44,999
  • 223$45,000 to $49,999
  • 532$50,000 to $59,999
  • 626$60,000 to $74,999
  • 314$75,000 to $99,999
  • 140$100,000 to $124,999
  • 36$125,000 to $149,999
  • 32$150,000 to $199,999
  • 55$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 61995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 161985 to 1989
  • 61980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 81965 to 1969
  • 38Before 1965
Sulphur Springs commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 138
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 272
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 433
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 906
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 1,186
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 619
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,021
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 123
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 103
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 207
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 102
  • 90 or more minutes: 70
Sulphur Springs, TN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 56.9%
Number of people working at home: 135 (2.5% of all workers)

Sulphur Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 4,666 (88%)
  • Carpooled: 469 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Walked: 31 (1%)
  • Other means: 5 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 135 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 2,846
 English: 972
 German: 787
 Irish: 704
 Other groups: 509
 Scotch-Irish: 245
 Scottish: 242
 Dutch: 209
 European: 177
 Italian: 177
 French (except Basque): 93
 British: 36
 Greek: 36
 Russian: 31
 Danish: 23
 Hungarian: 21
 Belgian: 20
 Norwegian: 20
 Polish: 15
 Welsh: 12
 Czech: 11
 Scandinavian: 10
 Turkish: 10
 Icelander: 9
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 9
 Jamaican: 9
 French Canadian: 7
 Yugoslavian: 6

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

  • 23%Jamaica
  • 18%Philippines
  • 12%United Kingdom
  • 12%Greece
  • 11%Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion
  • 8%Germany
  • 8%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan

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

65% of Sulphur Springs residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 51% lived in Tennessee.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 36
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 57
  • 5th and 6th grade: 70
  • 7th and 8th grade: 171
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 125
  • 11th grade: 73
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 109
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,356
  • Less than 1 year of college: 266
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 475
  • Associate degree: 245
  • Bachelor's degree: 464
  • Master's degree: 137
  • Professional school degree: 41
  • Doctorate degree: 33

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 25
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 34
  • 5th and 6th grade: 37
  • 7th and 8th grade: 222
  • 9th grade: 112
  • 10th grade: 74
  • 11th grade: 86
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 120
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 1,403
  • Less than 1 year of college: 354
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 364
  • Associate degree: 193
  • Bachelor's degree: 466
  • Master's degree: 208
  • Professional school degree: 54
  • Doctorate degree: 38

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.8%Males
  • 6.1%Females
Sulphur Springs marital status for males
Sulphur Springs marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

Median worth of mobile homes: $89,337

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sulphur Springs:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 85.2%Electricity
  • 6.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.8%Wood
  • 1.2%Utility gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 79.7%Electricity
  • 13.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.7%Coal or coke
  • 1.5%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 73
Here:

6.3%
Tennessee:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 23
Here:

4.1%
Tennessee:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 35
Here:

9.9%
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 (Noninstitutionalized)