|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dickson is 16,085. Dickson, Tennessee is the 2,235th largest city in the US.
Dickson is located entirely in Dickson County.
The current population of Dickson (16,085) is it's peak population.
Dickson has grown 24.5% since the 2000. Dickson, Tennessee's growth is about average. 41% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Dickson has a population density of 728.6 people per square mile.
|2229||Center Point, Alabama||16,137||1.4%|
|2236||Floral Park, New York||16,083||0.7%|
|2237||Mount Pleasant, Texas||16,079||13.3%|
|2240||The Dalles, Oregon||16,043||29.2%|
The total voting age population of Dickson, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 11,587. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.3% of the residents of Dickson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dickson are 88.8% White, 7.6% Black, 2.2% Two or more races, 0.8% Asian, 0.4% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 6.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dickson, 16.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.4%. On a per-household basis, 14.7% of families are below the poverty line in Dickson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 59.3% of Dickson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.9% of Dickson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 18.9% have a bachelor's degree and 7.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dickson residents aged 5 and older, 3.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.2% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dickson is 2.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dickson, 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 Dickson is $49,805.
In Dickson, 59.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.2% of housing units in Dickson.
Of all the housing units in Dickson, 8.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Dickson, 15.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 970 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dickson is $743.
In Dickson, 79.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.