Sweetwater, TN
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
5,894
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$121,400
Median Income
$38,510
Median Rent
$538

Sweetwater SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
3
Amenities
6
Education
4
Commute
8.5

Sweetwater, TN Crime Report

307
Total Crimes
5,199.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
121.65%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sweetwater
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 307 5,199.9 3,165.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 40 677.5 672.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 9.6 6.5
Robbery 1 16.9 81.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 39 660.6 543.2 279.7
Property Crime 267 4,522.4 2,492.8 1,958.2
Burglary 46 779.1 384.5 314.2
Larceny 189 3,201.2 1,802.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 32 542.0 306.4 246.0

Sweetwater, TN Cost Of Living

81
Sweetwater's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Sweetwater Tennessee National Average
Overall 81 89 100
Services 90 94 100
Groceries 90 91 100
Health 94 91 100
Housing 59 81 100
Transportation 86 86 100
Utilities 90 92 100

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Rankings for Sweetwater in Tennessee

Map Of Sweetwater, TN

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Population over time in Sweetwater

Year Population % Change
2020 5,894 0.4%
2019 5,870 0.5%
2018 5,842 -0.6%
2017 5,877 0.1%
2016 5,872 0.3%
2015 5,856 0.3%
2014 5,839 0.2%
2013 5,827 0.1%
2012 5,820 0.2%
2011 5,807 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sweetwater

White
86.7% (5,111)
African American
6.9% (405)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.9% (111)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.4% (140)
Hispanic
2.2% (127)
Race Sweetwater TN USA
White 86.7% 73.4% 60.1%
African American 6.9% 16.5% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.6%
Asian 1.9% 1.8% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.3% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.2% 5.6% 18.2%

Gender in Sweetwater

Female
58.3% (3,437)
Male
41.7% (2,456)
Gender Sweetwater TN USA
Female 58.3% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 41.7% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sweetwater for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (412)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (589)
High School / GED
43.0% (2,534)
Some College
20.0% (1,178)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (412)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (589)
Master's Degree
2.0% (117)
Professional Degree
1.0% (58)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Sweetwater TN USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 43.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 2.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sweetwater, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
9.5% (56,156)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (45,506)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.5% (103,356)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (62,207)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.6% (109,408)
$50,000 to $74,999
12.9% (75,762)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.4% (96,579)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.7% (33,645)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.2% (1,452)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (5,325)
Income Sweetwater TN USA
Less than $10,000 9.5% 6.7% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 4.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.5% 10.0% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.6% 13.9% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 12.9% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.4% 12.5% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.7% 13.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.2% 4.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 5.1% 8.3%

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