Living in Dickson, TN

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Dickson, Tennessee Info Snack

Population
15,447
Unemployment
2.5%
Poverty
16.7%
Median Home
$156,500
Median Income
$49,805
Median Rent
$743

Dickson SnackAbility

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

Dickson, TN Crime Report

784
Total Crimes
4,992.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
101.59%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Dickson
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 784 4,992.7 3,247.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 112 713.2 595.2 366.7
Murder 1 6.4 7.3 5.0
Robbery 4 25.5 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 92 585.9 456.7 250.2
Property Crime 672 4,279.4 2,652.6 2,109.9
Burglary 60 382.1 437.4 340.5
Larceny 557 3,547.1 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 55 350.3 280.9 219.9

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 99 93 100
Groceries 100 95 100
Health 92 89 100
Housing 75 80 100
Transportation 95 88 100
Utilities 109 96 100

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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
2019 15,447 1.0%
2018 15,294 1.1%
2017 15,128 0.2%
2016 15,098 1.0%
2015 14,951 0.9%
2014 14,814 0.4%
2013 14,761 0.9%
2012 14,629 1.3%
2011 14,435 1.0%
2010 14,299 -

Race / Ethnicity in Dickson

White
83.0% (12,818)
African American
7.5% (1,158)
American Indian
0.1% (21)
Asian
0.8% (126)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (10)
Two Or More
1.7% (269)
Hispanic
6.8% (1,045)
Race Dickson TN USA
White 83.0% 73.8% 60.7%
African American 7.5% 16.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.8% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Dickson

Female
51.3% (7,930)
Male
48.7% (7,516)
Gender Dickson TN USA
Female 51.3% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Dickson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (926)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,390)
High School / GED
38.0% (5,869)
Some College
23.0% (3,552)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (772)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,699)
Master's Degree
5.0% (772)
Professional Degree
2.0% (308)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (154)
Education Dickson TN USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Dickson, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
7.0% (107,616)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.7% (104,178)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.3% (143,047)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (172,926)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (245,903)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.3% (343,736)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (183,766)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.6% (163,671)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (32,258)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (47,594)
Income Dickson TN USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 6.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.7% 5.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.3% 10.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.3% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.6% 12.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 4.8% 7.7%

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