Cookeville is located close to the center of Tennessee. Cookeville is between the Putnam, Jackson, Overton, White county. Cookeville has 32.68 square miles of land area and 0.18 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Cookeville population is 31,004, which has grown 29.60% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 13.40% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Cookeville median household income is $29,240 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 10.20% 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%. Cookeville median house value is $157,800 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 53.80% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 50.43% and is higher 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 Cookeville is much better than the state average in quality. The Cookeville area code is 931.