What percent of Tennessee is white?

What percent of Tennessee is white?

Tennessee Demographics White: 77.58% Black or African American: 16.76% Two or more races: 2.20%

What is Tennessee’s population 2021?

6.97 million
Tennessee population in 2021 is estimated to be 6.97 million.

How many census tracts are in Tennessee?

1,497 census tracts
Tennessee has 1,497 census tracts, 4,125 block groups, and 240,116 census blocks.

What percentage of Tennessee is Hispanic?

The Hispanic population in Tennessee is the 27th largest in the nation. About 322,000 Hispanics reside in Tennessee, 0.6% of all Hispanics in the United States. Tennessee’s population is 5% Hispanic, the 37th largest Hispanic statewide population share nationally.

What’s Tennessee’s nickname?

The Volunteer StateTennessee / Nickname

How white is TN?


Persons 65 years and over, percent  16.7%
Female persons, percent  51.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent  78.4%

How many counties does Tennessee have?

95 counties
Tennessee’s 95 counties are divided into four TDOT regions. Regional offices are located in Jackson (Region 4), Nashville (Region 3), Chattanooga (Region 2), and Knoxville (Region 1).

Where do blacks live in TN?

The majority-black city of Memphis is home to over four hundred thousand African Americans, making it one of the largest population centers. At least eight other municipalities have African American majorities: Bolivar, Brownsville, Gallaway, Gates, Henning, Mason, Stanton, Whiteville.

What’s the blackest state?

2020 census (single race)

% Black or African- American alone Rank State or territory
76.0% 1 Virgin Islands (U.S.)
41.4% 2 District of Columbia
36.6% 3 Mississippi
31.4% 4 Louisiana

What is the Tennessee state flag?

Design: The Tennessee state flag is crimson with a blue circle in the middle containing three white stars. The three stars represent the divisions of Tennessee into middle, east and west. The blue circle is symbolic of the eternal unity of the three sections of the state.


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