Central is located in east Tennessee. Central has 3.47 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Central population is 2,060, which has shrunk 24.18% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 13.40% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Central median household income is $25,592 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 10.51% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 22.72% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Central median house value is $112,300 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -40.55% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 50.43% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Central is much better than the state average in quality.