In 2018, Carter County, TN had a population of 56.4k people with a median age of 44.9 and a median household income of $36,589. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Carter County, TN declined from 56,500 to 56,391, a -0.193% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,625 to $36,589, a 5.67% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Carter County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (95%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.51%), White (Hispanic) (1.49%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.99%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.379%). NaNk% of the people in Carter County, TN speak a non-English language, and 99.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Carter County, TN are Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Elizabethton (404 degrees awarded in 2017) and Milligan College (341 degrees).
The median property value in Carter County, TN is $119,600, and the homeownership rate is 69.9%. Most people in Carter County, TN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 22.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Carter County, TN is 2 cars per household.