Watertown demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1,07816791
Median age42.238.537.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%57%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%41%43%
Speak English98%93%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%
Watertown, TN has a population of 1,412 and is the 13,050th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,078 per sq mi which is 545% higher than the Tennessee average and 1090% higher than the national average. The median age in Watertown is 42 which is approximately 10% higher than the Tennessee average of 39. In Watertown, 51% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 75% of Watertown residents were born in Tennessee, 23% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Watertown is 545% higher than Tennessee.
  • The median age in Watertown is 10% higher than Tennessee.
  • In Watertown 89.87% of the population is White.
  • In Watertown 4.82% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Watertown 0.00% of the population is Asian.

Compare Watertown, TN Demographics To Other Cities


      Watertown population breakdown by race

      Black or African American4.82%16.81%12.63%
      American Indian1.35%0.29%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race1.91%2.03%3.06%
      Other race2.05%1.38%4.75%
      In Watertown, 5.0% 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 Watertown, TN demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).