Population Demographics

  • 93.9% of people in Memphis, TN were born U.S. citizens, while 6.1% were born outside of the country.
  • The city's residents are 47.5% men and 52.5% females.
  • Memphis, TN has a population of 646,889.
  • 81.2% of the population graduated high school or have a GED. 20.7% have college degrees.
  • 62.9% of people in Memphis, TN are single and 37.1% are married.
  • The majority (63.3%) of the Memphis, TN population is Black or African American.

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Economy

  • Memphis, TN has a poverty rate of 21.1%.
  • The break down for commute times in Memphis, TN is: 66.2% under 25 mins, 26.9% 25-45 mins, and 7.0% above 45 minutes.
  • Typically, people work 38/hrs per week in Memphis, TN.
  • The median worker income in Memphis, TN is $24,311.
  • As of the last census, the Memphis, TN unemployment rate of 12.5% was worse than the 7.9% national average.

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Homes

  • The typical home has 5 rooms.
  • Rentals are 38.5% of homes and 44.7% of homes are occupied by their owners.
  • Homes are 48 years old on average here.
  • $1,195 a month is the typical owner cost for a home with a mortgage.

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Location

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Zip Codes

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