Dyersburg demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)97415391
Median age41.438.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%57%55%
Speak English96%93%79%
Speak Spanish3%4%13%
Dyersburg, TN has a population of 16,867 and is the 2,537th largest city in the United States. The population density is 974 per sq mi which is 536% higher than the Tennessee average and 975% higher than the national average. The median age in Dyersburg is 41 which is approximately 8% higher than the Tennessee average of 39. In Dyersburg, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 96% speak English and 3% speak Spanish. 68% of Dyersburg residents were born in Tennessee, 29% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 3% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Dyersburg is 536% higher than Tennessee.
  • The median age in Dyersburg is 8% higher than Tennessee.
  • In Dyersburg 70.74% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Dyersburg 24.74% of the population is African American.
  • In Dyersburg 0.97% of the population is Asian.

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Dyersburg population breakdown by race

African American24.74%16.81%12.63%
American Indian0.50%0.29%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.20%0.05%0.18%
Mixed race2.28%2.03%3.06%
Other race0.58%1.38%4.75%
In Dyersburg, 3.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Dyersburg, TN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).