StatisticEast Memphis-Colonial-YorkshireMemphisTennessee
Population107,753655,8576,833,174
Population density (sq mi)3,3252,066167
Median age36.333.538.5
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a40%57%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%45%41%
Speak Englishn/a91%93%
Speak Spanishn/a6%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire is 61% higher than Memphis
  • The median age in East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire is 8% higher than Memphis
  • In East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire 52.23% of the population is White
  • In East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire 41.91% of the population is Black
  • In East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire 1.63% of the population is Asian

Compare Memphis, TN Demographics

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      East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire population breakdown by race

      RaceEast Memphis-Colonial-YorkshireMemphisTennessee
      White52.23%29.61%77.84%
      Black41.91%63.64%16.81%
      Asian1.63%1.55%1.61%
      American Indian0.63%0.23%0.29%
      Native Hawaiian0.01%0.03%0.05%
      Mixed race1.80%1.68%2.03%
      Other race1.79%3.28%1.38%
      In East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire, 6.8% 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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      East Memphis-Colonial-Yorkshire age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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