In 2020, Memphis, TN had a population of 651k people with a median age of 34.2 and a median household income of $41,864. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Memphis, TN declined from 651,932 to 650,910, a −0.157% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,228 to $41,864, a 1.54% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Memphis, TN are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (64.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (24.9%), Other (Hispanic) (3.14%), White (Hispanic) (3.01%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.75%).
None of the households in Memphis, TN reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96% of the residents in Memphis, TN are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Memphis, TN are University of Memphis (4,621 degrees awarded in 2020), Southwest Tennessee Community College (1,113 degrees), and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (1,007 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Memphis, TN was $107,100, and the homeownership rate was 46.2%. Most people in Memphis, TN drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Memphis, TN was 2 cars per household.