While Tennessee’s population growth this decade has been slower than anticipated, UT’s Center for Business and Economic Research projects the state’s population to reach 8.5 million by 2040.
Tennessee State Data Center News
Joan Snoderly, director of UT’s Tennessee State Data Center, recently was featured on WBIR Channel 10 about an upcoming conference on census data analysis. The State Data Center will host a November 19 conference to provide information on the latest census data products of interest to Tennessee data users. See the full story here.
Since the recession of 2007-2009, Tennessee home values have increased but the percentage of the population who owns a home has declined, according to new US Census Bureau data released today. The post-recession median home value was $138,400—2.2 percent more than the median value of $135,400 recorded during the recession years, according to the information disseminated by the Tennessee State Data Center, based at UT. The center is the clearinghouse for all state census information.