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Cookeville Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
32,536
Unemployment Rate
2.3%
Poverty Rate
28.6%
Non-Citizens
7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 8 responses
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  • Compassionate,but somewhat accept new lifestyles.
    38%
  • Kind
    25%
  • Racist
    25%
  • Family oriented
    13%

Cookeville Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    23%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    33%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    85%
  • Hispanic
    6%
  • African American
    4%
  • Asian
    2%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    10%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    25%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    9%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    15%

Income

Median Household Income
$32,392
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    41%
  • $25-$44k
    21%
  • $45-$74k
    19%
  • $75-$149k
    14%
  • $150k+
    4%
Median Individual Income
$19,827
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    41%
  • $15-$34k
    30%
  • $35-$64k
    20%
  • $65k+
    9%

Community

Poll
88%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.8 responses
Poll
75%
of people say LGBT residents are somewhat accepted.8 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 7 responses
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  • Get outside and say hi. People are friendly here.
    43%
  • Get involved with community or campus events.
    29%
  • Be prepared
    14%
  • It's a small town, everyone knows everyone
    14%
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