Dickson, TN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Dickson, Tennessee Info Snack

Population
15,500
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$169,900
Median Income
$52,399
Median Rent
$742

Dickson SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
6

Dickson, TN Crime Report

693
Total Crimes
4,419.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
88.39%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dickson
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 693 4,419.6 3,165.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 133 848.2 672.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 9.6 6.5
Robbery 5 31.9 81.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 120 765.3 543.2 279.7
Property Crime 560 3,571.4 2,492.8 1,958.2
Burglary 55 350.8 384.5 314.2
Larceny 459 2,927.3 1,802.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 46 293.4 306.4 246.0

Dickson, TN Cost Of Living

92
Dickson's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Dickson Tennessee National Average
Overall 92 89 100
Services 100 94 100
Groceries 86 91 100
Health 88 91 100
Housing 76 81 100
Transportation 101 86 100
Utilities 106 92 100

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Rankings for Dickson in Tennessee

Map Of Dickson, TN

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Population over time in Dickson

Year Population % Change
2020 15,500 1.3%
2019 15,294 1.1%
2018 15,128 0.2%
2017 15,098 1.0%
2016 14,951 0.9%
2015 14,814 0.4%
2014 14,761 0.9%
2013 14,629 1.3%
2012 14,435 1.0%
2011 14,299 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dickson

White
82.5% (12,785)
African American
8.6% (1,326)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.4% (55)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.9% (294)
Hispanic
6.7% (1,040)
Race Dickson TN USA
White 82.5% 73.4% 60.1%
African American 8.6% 16.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 0.4% 1.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.7% 5.6% 18.2%

Gender in Dickson

Female
51.6% (7,994)
Male
48.4% (7,505)
Gender Dickson TN USA
Female 51.6% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.4% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dickson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (465)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,240)
High School / GED
38.0% (5,890)
Some College
27.0% (4,185)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,085)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,860)
Master's Degree
4.0% (620)
Professional Degree
1.0% (155)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Dickson TN USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Dickson, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
6.2% (95,430)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.9% (91,129)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.4% (129,838)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (179,838)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.4% (208,333)
$50,000 to $74,999
27.3% (422,849)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.2% (174,193)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.0% (170,430)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (31,451)
$200,000 or more
3.0% (46,505)
Income Dickson TN USA
Less than $10,000 6.2% 6.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.9% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.4% 10.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.4% 13.9% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 27.3% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.2% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.0% 13.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.0% 5.1% 8.3%

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