The average family size in Decatur, TN is 2.84 household members, with 63% being the owner of their very own domiciles. The mean home cost is $127226. For individuals paying rent, they pay an average of $620 monthly. 46.9% of families have 2 sources of income, and a median domestic income of $43971. Average individual income is $20851. 24.5% of citizens are living at or below the poverty line, and 24.5% are handicapped. 7.8% of inhabitants are veterans for the armed forces.
Decatur, Tennessee is found in Meigs county, and includes a community of 1667, and is part of the higher Chattanooga-Cleveland-Dalton, TN-GA metropolitan region. The median age is 41.2, with 9.3% of the community under ten years old, 15.4% between 10-19 years of age, 8.6% of town residents in their 20’s, 12.4% in their thirties, 14.5% in their 40’s, 10.8% in their 50’s, 11.9% in their 60’s, 12.8% in their 70’s, and 4.4% age 80 or older. 46.8% of residents are men, 53.2% female. 52.6% of citizens are reported as married married, with 14.2% divorced and 24.8% never wedded. The percent of citizens recognized as widowed is 8.4%.
The labor force participation rate in Decatur is 48.2%, with an unemployment rate of 7.7%. For anyone located in the labor pool, the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. 3.1% of Decatur’s population have a grad degree, and 8.5% have a bachelors degree. For all those without a college degree, 25.9% attended some college, 40.7% have a high school diploma, and only 21.8% have an education less than senior school. 8.9% are not included in health insurance.