|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Decatur is 1,615. Decatur, Tennessee is the 8,421st largest city in the US.
The current population of Decatur (1,615) is it's peak population.
Decatur has grown 15.5% since the 2000. Decatur, Tennessee is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|8416||Mount Ayr, Iowa||1,617||-14.0%|
|8417||Oak Leaf, Texas||1,616||33.0%|
|8419||West Baraboo, Wisconsin||1,616||16.5%|
|8422||Garden City, Missouri||1,614||6.1%|
|8424||Stanfield, North Carolina||1,614||44.3%|
|8427||Pewee Valley, Kentucky||1,612||11.4%|
The total voting age population of Decatur, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,191. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.9% of the residents of Decatur are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Decatur are 98.6% White, 0.6% Black, 0.5% Two or more races and 0.3% American Indian.
In Decatur, 24.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 35.2%. On a per-household basis, 18.3% of families are below the poverty line in Decatur.
Among those aged 16 and older, 48.2% of Decatur residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.2% of Decatur residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.6% have a bachelor's degree and 3.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Decatur residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Decatur is 7.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Decatur, 13.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Decatur is $43,971.
In Decatur, 63.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 37.0% of housing units in Decatur.
Of all the housing units in Decatur, 5.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Decatur, 21.0% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 140 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Decatur is $620.
In Decatur, 65.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.