|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dyersburg is 16,024. Dyersburg, Tennessee is the 2,241st largest city in the US.
Dyersburg is located entirely in Dyer County.
The peak population of Dyersburg was in 2000, when its population was 17,486. In 2000, Dyersburg was the 1,768th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 2,241st largest city in the US. Dyersburg is currently 8.4% smaller than it was in 2000.
Dyersburg has shrunk 8.3% since the year 2000. Dyersburg, Tennessee's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Dyersburg has a population density of 988.1 people per square mile.
|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%|
|2242||Easthampton Town, Massachusetts||16,022|
|2244||Grain Valley, Missouri||16,002||199.2%|
|2245||Sulphur Springs, Texas||15,995||8.9%|
The total voting age population of Dyersburg, Tennessee, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,498. The voting age population is 45.6% male and 54.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 17.8% of the residents of Dyersburg are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dyersburg are 69.6% White, 22.9% Black, 4.5% Two or more races, 1.6% Asian, 0.8% American Indian, 0.4% Other and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dyersburg, 25.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.3%. On a per-household basis, 21.0% of families are below the poverty line in Dyersburg.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.8% of Dyersburg residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.4% of Dyersburg residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.6% have a bachelor's degree and 7.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dyersburg residents aged 5 and older, 3.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dyersburg is 8.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dyersburg, 14.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Dyersburg is $38,614.
In Dyersburg, 47.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 52.1% of housing units in Dyersburg.
Of all the housing units in Dyersburg, 9.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Dyersburg, 8.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 630 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Dyersburg is $664.
In Dyersburg, 73.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.