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Encyclopedia > Anderson County, Tennessee
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Anderson County is a county located in the state of Tennessee. As of 2000, the population is 71,330. Its county seat is Clinton6.


Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 893 km˛ (345 mi˛). 874 km˛ (338 mi˛) of it is land and 19 km˛ (7 mi˛) of it is water. The total area is 2.12% water.


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 71,330 people, 29,780 households, and 20,518 families residing in the county. The population density is 82/km˛ (211/mi˛). There are 32,451 housing units at an average density of 37/km˛ (96/mi˛). The racial makeup of the county is 93.36% White, 3.88% Black or African American, 0.32% Native American, 0.83% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.38% from other races, and 1.22% from two or more races. 1.10% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.


There are 29,780 households out of which 29.60% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.80% are married couples living together, 11.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.10% are non-families. 27.70% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.37 and the average family size is 2.88.


In the county, the population is spread out with 23.20% under the age of 18, 7.50% from 18 to 24, 27.30% from 25 to 44, 25.50% from 45 to 64, and 16.60% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 91.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 87.40 males.


The median income for a household in the county is $35,483, and the median income for a family is $42,584. Males have a median income of $33,710 versus $23,467 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,009. 13.10% of the population and 10.20% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 18.40% of those under the age of 18 and 8.80% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.


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Nashville metropolitan area | Memphis metropolitan area
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Bartlett | Brentwood | Bristol | Chattanooga | Clarksville | Cleveland | Cookeville | Franklin | Germantown | Hendersonville | Jackson | Johnson City | Kingsport | Knoxville | Memphis | Morristown | Murfreesboro | Nashville | Oak Ridge | Smyrna
Counties
Anderson | Bedford | Benton | Bledsoe | Blount | Bradley | Campbell | Cannon | Carroll | Carter | Cheatham | Chester | Clairborne | Clay | Cocke | Coffee | Crockett | Cumberland | Davidson | Decatur | DeKalb | Dickson | Dyer | Fayette | Fentress | Franklin | Gibson | Giles | Grainger | Greene | Grundy | Hamblen | Hamilton | Hancock | Hardeman | Hardin | Hawkins | Haywood | Henderson | Henry | Hickman | Houston | Humphreys | Jackson | Jefferson | Johnson | Knox | Lake | Lauderdale | Lawrence | Lewis | Lincoln | Loudon | Macon | Madison | Marion | Marshall | Maury | McMinn | McNairy | Meigs | Monroe | Montgomery | Moore | Morgan | Obion | Overton | Perry | Pickett | Polk | Putnam | Rhea | Roane | Robertson | Rutherford | Scott | Sequatchie | Sevier | Shelby | Smith | Stewart | Sullivan | Sumner | Tipton | Trousdale | Unicoi | Union | Van Buren | Warren | Washington | Wayne | Weakley | White | Williamson | Wilson



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Tennessee-Anderson County Travel Member Directory (550 words)
Anderson County is rich in Appalachian Heritage which is brought to life at John Rice Irwin s 65 acre Museum of Appalachia.
The Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) built their first Dam in Norris to battle the aftermath of the depression and provide more efficient energy for the Tennessee Valley.
Anderson County offers the unique opportunity to travel through 200 years of American History in 15 minutes while enjoying the natural beauty of East Tennessee.
Anderson County, Tennessee at AllExperts (398 words)
Anderson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee.
In the county, the population was spread out with 23.20% under the age of 18, 7.50% from 18 to 24, 27.30% from 25 to 44, 25.50% from 45 to 64, and 16.60% who were 65 years of age or older.
The median income for a household in the county was $35,483, and the median income for a family was $42,584.
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