TN

National Population : 333,590,059
Tennessee State Population : 7,172,444

About Cookeville, TN

Cookeville, TN is located in Putnam County in the state of Tennessee.

The total City Population for Cookeville is about 50,408 with about 378 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 72,885.

The Average Home Value is $105,333.33, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Home Value of $139,641.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 44% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $28,938.00, which is roughly 39% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $47,415.00 for the state of Tennessee, and roughly 50% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Cookeville is about 8.3%.

Tennessee is ranked #44 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 23.34 out of 100.

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Voting

Putnam County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 61.35% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 70.73%
Democratic: 27.34%
Other: 1.93%


Nearby Locations

Cookeville, TN (3.70 mi.)
Baxter, TN (7.20 mi.)
Rickman, TN (10.27 mi.)
Blmngton Spgs, TN (12.27 mi.)
Buffalo Vly, TN (13.07 mi.)
Buffalo Valley, TN (13.07 mi.)
Gainesboro, TN (13.09 mi.)
Granville, TN (13.63 mi.)
Silver Point, TN (14.31 mi.)
Hilham, TN (14.81 mi.)
Monterey, TN (14.92 mi.)
Livingston, TN (17.18 mi.)
Chestnut Mnd, TN (17.85 mi.)
Chestnut Mound, TN (17.85 mi.)
Sparta, TN (18.74 mi.)
Ravenscroft, TN (18.74 mi.)
Walling, TN (18.80 mi.)
Crawford, TN (18.89 mi.)
Lancaster, TN (19.41 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 38501, 38505, 38506
Latitude : 36.194810
Longitude : -85.451975
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1113 ft.
Area Code(s) : 931

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.60
Male Population Estimate : 44.19%
Female Population Estimate : 45.01%
Median Age : 31.2
Male Median Age : 30.0
Female Median Age : 32.5

White Population Estimate : 83.55%
Black Population Estimate : 2.55%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.02%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.39%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.87%
Other Population Estimate : 2.31%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Cookeville specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Putnam County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Putnam County: About 397 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Putnam County is about 34% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 27% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.