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Big Sandy, TN Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Big Sandy is 593, which is 14.48% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 13.40% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Big Sandy population density is 836.57 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 153.08 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Big Sandy is white, which represent 99.49% of the total population. The average Big Sandy education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 593. #333

Population Growth Since 2000, #151

Big Sandy, TN

Population Density, #107

Big Sandy, TN
836.57 per square mile
153.08 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:590 (99.49%, #34)
Black:0 (0.00%, #330)
Hispanic:2 (0.34%, #310)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #202)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #177)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:3 (0.51%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

472 (79.60%) out of the total population of 593 reported first ancestry.

 Big Sandy, TN% of the Total PopulationTennesseeU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.46%0.56%
Czech00.00%, see rank0.15%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.16%0.42%
Dutch162.70%, see rank1.19%1.40%
English305.06%, see rank9.69%8.02%
French81.35%, see rank2.01%3.34%
German8814.84%, see rank10.08%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.17%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.18%0.46%
Irish13823.27%, see rank10.74%10.80%
Italian305.06%, see rank2.16%5.52%
Norwegian81.35%, see rank0.43%1.42%
Polish20.34%, see rank1.01%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.09%0.44%
Russian00.00%, see rank0.31%0.92%
Scotch-Irish00.00%, see rank2.26%0.99%
Scottish264.38%, see rank2.08%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.98%0.95%
Swedish61.01%, see rank0.54%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.17%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.10%0.31%
American13522.77%, see rank16.94%7.12%
Welsh20.34%, see rank0.50%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 300 (50.59%, see rank)
Females: 293 (49.41%, see rank)

Big Sandy, TN
Male: 50.59%
Female: 49.41%
Male: 48.72%
Female: 51.28%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Big Sandy, TN
47.00 years old
38.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Big Sandy, TN
41.90 years old
37.00 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Big Sandy, TN
50.40 years old
39.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Big Sandy, TN% of the Total PopulationTennesseeU.S.
Under 5 years233.88%, see rank6.23%6.36%
5 to 9 years213.54%, see rank6.41%6.51%
10 to 14 years244.05%, see rank6.57%6.59%
15 to 19 years254.22%, see rank6.58%6.85%
20 to 24 years244.05%, see rank6.99%7.13%
25 to 34 years10417.54%, see rank13.02%13.47%
35 to 44 years345.73%, see rank13.13%12.96%
45 to 54 years12621.25%, see rank14.09%14.09%
55 to 64 years6911.64%, see rank12.73%12.29%
65 to 74 years8414.17%, see rank8.29%7.64%
75 to 84 376.24%, see rank4.34%4.25%
85 years and over223.71%, see rank1.60%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Big Sandy, TNTennesseeU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population476, 100%4,336,243209,056,129
Less Than High School117, 24.58%, see rank15.05%13.67%
High School Graduate228, 47.90%, see rank33.08%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree120, 25.21%, see rank27.48%29.09%
Bachelor Degree6, 1.26%, see rank15.60%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree5, 1.05%, see rank8.79%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#11.64, see rank13.1913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Big Sandy, TN TennesseeU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)38100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank88.44%11.56%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)2334.78%, see rank65.22%, see rank87.58%12.42%90.60%9.40%
College1662.50%, see rank37.50%, see rank76.56%23.44%78.37%21.63%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Big Sandy, TNTennesseeU.S.
Total Households274, 100%2,487,349116,211,092
Average Household Size2.16, see rank2.532.63
1 Person Households128, 46.72%, see rank28.12%27.57%
2 or More Person Households146, 53.28%, see rank71.88%72.43%
Family Households (Families)136, 49.64%, see rank66.66%66.22%
Average Family Size3.26, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family79, 28.83%, see rank48.72%48.42%
Nonfamily Households138, 50.36%, see rank33.34%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Big Sandy, TN%TennesseeU.S.
15 Years and Over Total525see rank5,211,986252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over259100%, see rank2,510,764123,281,364
Never Married7027.03%, see rank31.74%35.77%
Married10038.61%, see rank53.84%52.04%
Widowed176.56%, see rank2.79%2.57%
Divorced7227.80%, see rank11.62%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over266100%, see rank2,701,222129,692,771
Never Married4918.42%, see rank26.02%29.48%
Married9937.22%, see rank50.30%49.19%
Widowed4215.79%, see rank10.00%9.16%
Divorced7628.57%, see rank13.68%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Big Sandy, TN%TennesseeU.S.
Native59199.66%, see rank95.28%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence32855.31%, see rank61.08%58.73%
Born in Different State25943.68%, see rank33.38%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
40.67%, see rank0.82%1.42%
Foreign Born20.34%, see rank4.72%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship00.00%, see rank1.69%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship20.34%, see rank3.03%7.09%
Born In Europe20.34%, see rank0.51%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank1.36%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.44%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America00.00%, see rank2.26%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.13%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Big Sandy, TN%TennesseeU.S.
English25894.16%, see rank92.96%79.39%
Spanish165.84%, see rank3.77%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank1.62%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank1.09%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.55%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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