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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Sewanee is 2,684, which is 13.68% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 13.40% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Sewanee population density is 687.29 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 Sewanee is white, which represent 84.09% of the total population. The average Sewanee education level is higher than the state average and is higher 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: 2,684. #158

Population Growth Since 2000, #158

Sewanee, TN

Population Density, #145

Sewanee, TN
687.29 per square mile
153.08 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:2,257 (84.09%, #324)
Black:319 (11.89%, #90)
Hispanic:60 (2.24%, #183)
Asian:54 (2.01%, #51)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #177)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:54 (2.01%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:20 (37.04%, see rank)
Chinese:6 (11.11%, see rank)
Filipino:7 (12.96%, see rank)
Japanese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Korean:21 (38.89%, see rank)
Vietnamese:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Asian, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)

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

Population by First Ancestry

2,489 (92.73%) out of the total population of 2,684 reported first ancestry.

 Sewanee, TN% of the Total PopulationTennesseeU.S.
Arab612.27%, see rank0.46%0.56%
Czech140.52%, see rank0.15%0.47%
Danish00.00%, see rank0.16%0.42%
Dutch170.63%, see rank1.19%1.40%
English46517.32%, see rank9.69%8.02%
French1395.18%, see rank2.01%3.34%
German45717.03%, see rank10.08%15.03%
Greek100.37%, see rank0.17%0.41%
Hungarian722.68%, see rank0.18%0.46%
Irish49018.26%, see rank10.74%10.80%
Italian943.50%, see rank2.16%5.52%
Norwegian90.34%, see rank0.43%1.42%
Polish732.72%, see rank1.01%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.09%0.44%
Russian381.42%, see rank0.31%0.92%
Scotch-Irish833.09%, see rank2.26%0.99%
Scottish2368.79%, see rank2.08%1.72%
Subsaharan African40.15%, see rank0.98%0.95%
Swedish210.78%, see rank0.54%1.27%
Swiss491.83%, see rank0.17%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.10%0.31%
American1385.14%, see rank16.94%7.12%
Welsh682.53%, see rank0.50%0.57%

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

Population by Gender

Male: 1,127 (41.99%, see rank)
Females: 1,557 (58.01%, see rank)

Sewanee, TN
Male: 41.99%
Female: 58.01%
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)
Sewanee, TN
20.90 years old
38.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Sewanee, TN
21.30 years old
37.00 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Sewanee, TN
20.70 years old
39.60 years old
38.80 years old

 Sewanee, TN% of the Total PopulationTennesseeU.S.
Under 5 years582.16%, see rank6.23%6.36%
5 to 9 years281.04%, see rank6.41%6.51%
10 to 14 years230.86%, see rank6.57%6.59%
15 to 19 years88933.12%, see rank6.58%6.85%
20 to 24 years85331.78%, see rank6.99%7.13%
25 to 34 years1816.74%, see rank13.02%13.47%
35 to 44 years1284.77%, see rank13.13%12.96%
45 to 54 years1545.74%, see rank14.09%14.09%
55 to 64 years1294.81%, see rank12.73%12.29%
65 to 74 years993.69%, see rank8.29%7.64%
75 to 84 652.42%, see rank4.34%4.25%
85 years and over772.87%, see rank1.60%1.85%

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

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Sewanee, TNTennesseeU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population833, 100%4,336,243209,056,129
Less Than High School11, 1.32%, see rank15.05%13.67%
High School Graduate47, 5.64%, see rank33.08%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree99, 11.88%, see rank27.48%29.09%
Bachelor Degree162, 19.45%, see rank15.60%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree514, 61.70%, see rank8.79%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#17.28, 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

 Sewanee, TN TennesseeU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten3234.38%65.63%73.89%26.11%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)4085.00%, see rank15.00%, see rank88.44%11.56%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)6639.39%, see rank60.61%, see rank87.58%12.42%90.60%9.40%
College1,64122.12%, see rank77.88%, see rank76.56%23.44%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School10817.59%, see rank82.41%, see rank61.94%38.06%58.86%41.14%

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

Household and Family

 Sewanee, TNTennesseeU.S.
Total Households541, 100%2,487,349116,211,092
Average Household Size2.02, see rank2.532.63
1 Person Households193, 35.67%, see rank28.12%27.57%
2 or More Person Households348, 64.33%, see rank71.88%72.43%
Family Households (Families)263, 48.61%, see rank66.66%66.22%
Average Family Size2.79, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family251, 46.40%, see rank48.72%48.42%
Nonfamily Households278, 51.39%, see rank33.34%33.78%

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

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Sewanee, TN%TennesseeU.S.
15 Years and Over Total2,575see rank5,211,986252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over1,090100%, see rank2,510,764123,281,364
Never Married79673.03%, see rank31.74%35.77%
Married26624.40%, see rank53.84%52.04%
Widowed00.00%, see rank2.79%2.57%
Divorced282.57%, see rank11.62%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over1,485100%, see rank2,701,222129,692,771
Never Married1,10374.28%, see rank26.02%29.48%
Married26517.85%, see rank50.30%49.19%
Widowed362.42%, see rank10.00%9.16%
Divorced815.45%, see rank13.68%12.16%

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

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Sewanee, TN%TennesseeU.S.
Native2,62697.84%, see rank95.28%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence78529.25%, see rank61.08%58.73%
Born in Different State1,82568.00%, see rank33.38%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
160.60%, see rank0.82%1.42%
Foreign Born582.16%, see rank4.72%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship100.37%, see rank1.69%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship481.79%, see rank3.03%7.09%
Born In Europe491.83%, see rank0.51%1.53%
Born In Asia60.22%, 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 America30.11%, see rank0.13%0.26%

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

Language Spoken at Home

 Sewanee, TN%TennesseeU.S.
English52597.04%, see rank92.96%79.39%
Spanish00.00%, see rank3.77%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages162.96%, 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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