Income and Poverty

 Per Capita Income 2010Per Capita Income 2017Percent Change 2010-2017Median Household Income** 2013–2017***% Of   People   In       Poverty    2013–2017***
Carter 27,827 33,506 20.4 $34,625 24.5
Greene 31,507 38,967 23.7   38,266 17.2
Hancock 20,231 26,422 30.6   29,619 25.7
Hawkins 27,706 33,439 20.7   38,728 19.3
Johnson 24,129 31,464 30.4   32,994 25.3
Sullivan 33,779 41,431 22.7   42,251 16.6
Unicoi 30,498 36,779 20.6   36,576 20.1
Washington 33,932 42,202 23.8   44,180 16.5
FTDD 31,504 38,771 23.1       - 18.4
Tri-Cities CSA* 31,678 38,960 22.6       - 17.9
Tennessee 35,426 45,517 28.5   48,708 16.7
U.S. 40,144 51,640 28.6   57,652 14.6

*Tri-Cities Consolidated Statistical Area (CSA) includes Carter, Hawkins, Sullivan, Unicoi and Washington counties in Tennessee and the City of Bristol, and Scott and Washington counties in Virginia. 

** Not Available

*** The U.S. Census uses estimates over a five-year period to reduce margin of error.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau and Bureau of Economic Analysis