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Paris Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Paris Area is 32,279. The Paris Area population density is 54.40 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 153.08 people per square mile and is lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Paris Area is white, which represent 89.48% of the total population. The average Paris Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

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

Population in 2010-2014: 32,279. #757

Population Density, #580

Paris Area
54.40 per square mile
153.08 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:28,883 (89.48%, #355)
Black:2,774 (8.59%, #267)
Hispanic:653 (2.02%, #723)
Asian:24 (0.07%, #861)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):83 (0.26%, #611)
One Race, Other:26 (0.08%, see rank)
Two or More Races:489 (1.51%, see rank)

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

Population by First Ancestry

25,693 (79.60%) out of the total population of 32,279 reported first ancestry.

 Paris Area% of the Total PopulationTennesseeU.S.
Arab150.05%, see rank0.46%0.56%
Czech650.20%, see rank0.15%0.47%
Danish140.04%, see rank0.16%0.42%
Dutch5111.58%, see rank1.19%1.40%
English3,1419.73%, see rank9.69%8.02%
French8642.68%, see rank2.01%3.34%
German3,1779.84%, see rank10.08%15.03%
Greek1860.58%, see rank0.17%0.41%
Hungarian770.24%, see rank0.18%0.46%
Irish4,58514.20%, see rank10.74%10.80%
Italian1,2033.73%, see rank2.16%5.52%
Norwegian1170.36%, see rank0.43%1.42%
Polish4481.39%, see rank1.01%3.01%
Portuguese60.02%, see rank0.09%0.44%
Russian340.11%, see rank0.31%0.92%
Scotch-Irish6862.13%, see rank2.26%0.99%
Scottish6892.13%, see rank2.08%1.72%
Subsaharan African4171.29%, see rank0.98%0.95%
Swedish2850.88%, see rank0.54%1.27%
Swiss00.00%, see rank0.17%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.10%0.31%
American6,97721.61%, see rank16.94%7.12%
Welsh1000.31%, see rank0.50%0.57%

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

Population by Gender

Male: 15,586 (48.29%, see rank)
Females: 16,693 (51.71%, see rank)

Paris Area
Male: 48.29%
Female: 51.71%
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)
Paris Area
44.80 years old
38.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Paris Area
43.20 years old
37.00 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Paris Area
45.90 years old
39.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Paris Area% of the Total PopulationTennesseeU.S.
Under 5 years1,7425.40%, see rank6.23%6.36%
5 to 9 years1,9355.99%, see rank6.41%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,9826.14%, see rank6.57%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,8695.79%, see rank6.58%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,6325.06%, see rank6.99%7.13%
25 to 34 years3,32810.31%, see rank13.02%13.47%
35 to 44 years3,71711.52%, see rank13.13%12.96%
45 to 54 years4,75214.72%, see rank14.09%14.09%
55 to 64 years4,71314.60%, see rank12.73%12.29%
65 to 74 years3,86111.96%, see rank8.29%7.64%
75 to 84 2,0626.39%, see rank4.34%4.25%
85 years and over6862.13%, see rank1.60%1.85%

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

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Paris AreaTennesseeU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population23,119, 100%4,336,243209,056,129
Less Than High School3,825, 16.54%, see rank15.05%13.67%
High School Graduate10,432, 45.12%, see rank33.08%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree5,103, 22.07%, see rank27.48%29.09%
Bachelor Degree2,084, 9.01%, see rank15.60%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1,675, 7.25%, see rank8.79%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.65, 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

 Paris Area TennesseeU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten84494.79%5.21%73.89%26.11%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)3,15694.26%, see rank5.74%, see rank88.44%11.56%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)1,71191.47%, see rank8.53%, see rank87.58%12.42%90.60%9.40%
College1,01582.76%, see rank17.24%, see rank76.56%23.44%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School36079.44%, see rank20.56%, see rank61.94%38.06%58.86%41.14%

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

Household and Family

 Paris AreaTennesseeU.S.
Total Households13,317, 100%2,487,349116,211,092
Average Household Size2.38, see rank2.532.63
1 Person Households3,885, 29.17%, see rank28.12%27.57%
2 or More Person Households9,432, 70.83%, see rank71.88%72.43%
Family Households (Families)8,978, 67.42%, see rank66.66%66.22%
Average Family Size2.98, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family7,020, 52.71%, see rank48.72%48.42%
Nonfamily Households4,339, 32.58%, see rank33.34%33.78%

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

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Paris Area%TennesseeU.S.
15 Years and Over Total26,620see rank5,211,986252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over12,746100%, see rank2,510,764123,281,364
Never Married2,80021.97%, see rank31.74%35.77%
Married7,67160.18%, see rank53.84%52.04%
Widowed3702.90%, see rank2.79%2.57%
Divorced1,90514.95%, see rank11.62%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over13,874100%, see rank2,701,222129,692,771
Never Married2,27316.38%, see rank26.02%29.48%
Married7,82256.38%, see rank50.30%49.19%
Widowed1,67512.07%, see rank10.00%9.16%
Divorced2,10415.17%, see rank13.68%12.16%

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

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Paris Area%TennesseeU.S.
Native31,82398.59%, see rank95.28%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence18,73058.03%, see rank61.08%58.73%
Born in Different State12,92040.03%, see rank33.38%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1730.54%, see rank0.82%1.42%
Foreign Born4561.41%, see rank4.72%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1800.56%, see rank1.69%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship2760.86%, see rank3.03%7.09%
Born In Europe1010.31%, see rank0.51%1.53%
Born In Asia680.21%, see rank1.36%3.82%
Born In Africa370.11%, see rank0.44%0.55%
Born In Oceania370.11%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America2130.66%, 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

 Paris Area%TennesseeU.S.
English12,81696.24%, see rank92.96%79.39%
Spanish2842.13%, see rank3.77%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages1621.22%, see rank1.62%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages180.14%, see rank1.09%3.36%
Other370.28%, see rank0.55%0.99%

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

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