Tennessee's Population and Growth Rate Timeline

The latest resident population of Tennessee is 6,829,174 (2019) and the population growth rate in 2019 is 0.850%. The below table is Tennessee's resident population trend from 2010 to 2019 [1].

Year Population Growth Rate (%)
2019 6,829,174 0.850
2018 6,771,631 0.937
2017 6,708,799 0.945
2016 6,646,010 0.832
2015 6,591,170 0.764
2014 6,541,223 0.722
2013 6,494,340 0.627
2012 6,453,898 0.853
2011 6,399,291 0.692
2010 6,355,311 N/A

10 most populated cities in Tennessee (2019)

The most populated city in Tennessee is Nashville-Davidson metropolitan government (balance), Tennessee (670,820). The total population of top 10 cities is 2,273,975 and it takes up 33.3% of Tennessee.

City / Town Population Source
Nashville-Davidson metropolitan government (balance), Tennessee 670,820 [2]
Memphis city, Tennessee 651,073 [2]
Knoxville city, Tennessee 187,603 [2]
Chattanooga city, Tennessee 182,799 [2]
Clarksville city, Tennessee 158,146 [2]
Murfreesboro city, Tennessee 146,900 [2]
Franklin city, Tennessee 83,097 [2]
Jackson city, Tennessee 67,191 [2]
Johnson City city, Tennessee 66,906 [2]
Bartlett city, Tennessee 59,440 [2]

10 least populated cities in Tennessee (2019)

The least populated city in Tennessee is Cottage Grove town, Tennessee (86).

City / Town Population Source
Cottage Grove town, Tennessee 86 [2]
Saulsbury town, Tennessee 91 [2]
Hickory Valley town, Tennessee 93 [2]
Silerton town, Tennessee 99 [2]
Orme town, Tennessee 110 [2]
La Grange town, Tennessee 132 [2]
Viola town, Tennessee 138 [2]
Normandy town, Tennessee 147 [2]
Medon city, Tennessee 183 [2]
Enville town, Tennessee 192 [2]

The populations of all cities in Tennessee (2019)

City / Town Population Source
Adams city, Tennessee 671 [2]
Adamsville town, Tennessee 2,164 [2]
Alamo town, Tennessee 2,277 [2]
Alcoa city, Tennessee 9,980 [2]
Alexandria town, Tennessee 1,012 [2]
Algood city, Tennessee 4,463 [2]
Allardt city, Tennessee 627 [2]
Altamont town, Tennessee 1,067 [2]
Ardmore city, Tennessee 1,221 [2]
Arlington town, Tennessee 11,743 [2]
Ashland City town, Tennessee 4,767 [2]
Athens city, Tennessee 14,020 [2]
Atoka town, Tennessee 9,517 [2]
Atwood town, Tennessee 919 [2]
Auburntown town, Tennessee 266 [2]
Baileyton town, Tennessee 451 [2]
Baneberry city, Tennessee 534 [2]
Bartlett city, Tennessee 59,440 [2]
Baxter town, Tennessee 1,531 [2]
Bean Station city, Tennessee 3,113 [2]
Beersheba Springs town, Tennessee 460 [2]
Bell Buckle town, Tennessee 543 [2]
Belle Meade city, Tennessee 2,858 [2]
Bells city, Tennessee 2,444 [2]
Benton town, Tennessee 1,278 [2]
Berry Hill city, Tennessee 508 [2]
Bethel Springs town, Tennessee 727 [2]
Big Sandy town, Tennessee 521 [2]
Blaine city, Tennessee 1,860 [2]
Bluff City city, Tennessee 1,670 [2]
Bolivar city, Tennessee 4,936 [2]
Braden town, Tennessee 263 [2]
Bradford town, Tennessee 978 [2]
Brentwood city, Tennessee 42,783 [2]
Brighton town, Tennessee 2,908 [2]
Bristol city, Tennessee 26,987 [2]
Brownsville city, Tennessee 9,435 [2]
Bruceton town, Tennessee 1,395 [2]
Bulls Gap town, Tennessee 721 [2]
Burlison town, Tennessee 410 [2]
Burns town, Tennessee 1,456 [2]
Byrdstown town, Tennessee 783 [2]
Calhoun town, Tennessee 500 [2]
Camden city, Tennessee 3,632 [2]
Carthage town, Tennessee 2,338 [2]
Caryville town, Tennessee 2,148 [2]
Cedar Hill city, Tennessee 312 [2]
Celina city, Tennessee 1,420 [2]
Centertown town, Tennessee 253 [2]
Centerville town, Tennessee 3,540 [2]
Chapel Hill town, Tennessee 1,538 [2]
Charleston city, Tennessee 697 [2]
Charlotte town, Tennessee 1,634 [2]
Chattanooga city, Tennessee 182,799 [2]
Church Hill city, Tennessee 6,664 [2]
Clarksburg town, Tennessee 379 [2]
Clarksville city, Tennessee 158,146 [2]
Cleveland city, Tennessee 45,504 [2]
Clifton city, Tennessee 2,655 [2]
Clinton city, Tennessee 10,075 [2]
Coalmont city, Tennessee 834 [2]
Collegedale city, Tennessee 11,378 [2]
Collierville town, Tennessee 51,040 [2]
Collinwood city, Tennessee 944 [2]
Columbia city, Tennessee 40,335 [2]
Cookeville city, Tennessee 34,706 [2]
Coopertown town, Tennessee 4,586 [2]
Copperhill city, Tennessee 321 [2]
Cornersville town, Tennessee 1,291 [2]
Cottage Grove town, Tennessee 86 [2]
Covington city, Tennessee 8,834 [2]
Cowan city, Tennessee 1,658 [2]
Crab Orchard city, Tennessee 751 [2]
Cross Plains city, Tennessee 1,827 [2]
Crossville city, Tennessee 11,779 [2]
Crump city, Tennessee 1,454 [2]
Cumberland City town, Tennessee 307 [2]
Cumberland Gap town, Tennessee 490 [2]
Dandridge town, Tennessee 3,202 [2]
Dayton city, Tennessee 7,358 [2]
Decatur town, Tennessee 1,667 [2]
Decaturville town, Tennessee 862 [2]
Decherd city, Tennessee 2,371 [2]
Dickson city, Tennessee 15,575 [2]
Dover city, Tennessee 1,546 [2]
Dowelltown town, Tennessee 402 [2]
Doyle town, Tennessee 577 [2]
Dresden town, Tennessee 2,937 [2]
Ducktown city, Tennessee 467 [2]
Dunlap city, Tennessee 5,176 [2]
Dyer city, Tennessee 2,207 [2]
Dyersburg city, Tennessee 16,314 [2]
Eagleville city, Tennessee 763 [2]
East Ridge city, Tennessee 21,182 [2]
Eastview town, Tennessee 707 [2]
Elizabethton city, Tennessee 13,509 [2]
Elkton city, Tennessee 524 [2]
Englewood town, Tennessee 1,534 [2]
Enville town, Tennessee 192 [2]
Erin city, Tennessee 1,280 [2]
Erwin town, Tennessee 5,918 [2]
Estill Springs town, Tennessee 2,034 [2]
Ethridge town, Tennessee 486 [2]
Etowah city, Tennessee 3,494 [2]
Fairview city, Tennessee 9,146 [2]
Farragut town, Tennessee 23,778 [2]
Fayetteville city, Tennessee 7,047 [2]
Finger city, Tennessee 288 [2]
Forest Hills city, Tennessee 4,820 [2]
Franklin city, Tennessee 83,097 [2]
Friendship city, Tennessee 664 [2]
Friendsville city, Tennessee 903 [2]
Gadsden town, Tennessee 464 [2]
Gainesboro town, Tennessee 959 [2]
Gallatin city, Tennessee 42,918 [2]
Gallaway city, Tennessee 647 [2]
Garland town, Tennessee 298 [2]
Gates town, Tennessee 612 [2]
Gatlinburg city, Tennessee 3,860 [2]
Germantown city, Tennessee 39,225 [2]
Gibson town, Tennessee 386 [2]
Gilt Edge city, Tennessee 455 [2]
Gleason town, Tennessee 1,376 [2]
Goodlettsville city, Tennessee 16,798 [2]
Gordonsville town, Tennessee 1,245 [2]
Grand Junction city, Tennessee 271 [2]
Graysville town, Tennessee 1,580 [2]
Greenback city, Tennessee 1,219 [2]
Greenbrier town, Tennessee 6,852 [2]
Greeneville town, Tennessee 14,891 [2]
Greenfield city, Tennessee 2,086 [2]
Gruetli-Laager city, Tennessee 1,738 [2]
Guys town, Tennessee 435 [2]
Halls town, Tennessee 2,067 [2]
Harriman city, Tennessee 6,132 [2]
Harrogate city, Tennessee 4,348 [2]
Hartsville/Trousdale County, Tennessee 11,284 [2]
Henderson city, Tennessee 6,357 [2]
Hendersonville city, Tennessee 58,113 [2]
Henning town, Tennessee 931 [2]
Henry town, Tennessee 447 [2]
Hickory Valley town, Tennessee 93 [2]
Hohenwald city, Tennessee 3,813 [2]
Hollow Rock town, Tennessee 679 [2]
Hornbeak town, Tennessee 470 [2]
Hornsby town, Tennessee 262 [2]
Humboldt city, Tennessee 8,151 [2]
Huntingdon town, Tennessee 3,835 [2]
Huntland town, Tennessee 844 [2]
Huntsville town, Tennessee 1,269 [2]
Jacksboro town, Tennessee 2,058 [2]
Jackson city, Tennessee 67,191 [2]
Jamestown city, Tennessee 2,106 [2]
Jasper town, Tennessee 3,447 [2]
Jefferson City city, Tennessee 8,194 [2]
Jellico city, Tennessee 2,165 [2]
Johnson City city, Tennessee 66,906 [2]
Jonesborough town, Tennessee 5,611 [2]
Kenton town, Tennessee 1,195 [2]
Kimball town, Tennessee 1,449 [2]
Kingsport city, Tennessee 54,127 [2]
Kingston Springs town, Tennessee 2,727 [2]
Kingston city, Tennessee 5,994 [2]
Knoxville city, Tennessee 187,603 [2]
La Follette city, Tennessee 6,688 [2]
La Grange town, Tennessee 132 [2]
La Vergne city, Tennessee 35,716 [2]
Lafayette city, Tennessee 5,332 [2]
Lake City city, Tennessee 1,774 [2]
Lakeland city, Tennessee 12,642 [2]
Lakesite city, Tennessee 1,864 [2]
Lawrenceburg city, Tennessee 11,035 [2]
Lebanon city, Tennessee 36,479 [2]
Lenoir City city, Tennessee 9,324 [2]
Lewisburg city, Tennessee 12,368 [2]
Lexington city, Tennessee 7,889 [2]
Liberty town, Tennessee 330 [2]
Linden town, Tennessee 956 [2]
Livingston town, Tennessee 4,049 [2]
Lobelville city, Tennessee 888 [2]
Lookout Mountain town, Tennessee 1,889 [2]
Loretto city, Tennessee 1,771 [2]
Loudon town, Tennessee 5,890 [2]
Louisville city, Tennessee 4,141 [2]
Luttrell town, Tennessee 1,080 [2]
Lynchburg, Moore County metropolitan government, Tennessee 6,488 [2]
Lynnville town, Tennessee 305 [2]
Madisonville city, Tennessee 5,002 [2]
Manchester city, Tennessee 11,038 [2]
Martin city, Tennessee 10,484 [2]
Maryville city, Tennessee 29,742 [2]
Mason town, Tennessee 1,531 [2]
Maury City town, Tennessee 659 [2]
Maynardville city, Tennessee 2,428 [2]
McEwen city, Tennessee 1,731 [2]
McKenzie city, Tennessee 5,315 [2]
McLemoresville town, Tennessee 326 [2]
McMinnville city, Tennessee 13,769 [2]
Medina city, Tennessee 4,282 [2]
Medon city, Tennessee 183 [2]
Memphis city, Tennessee 651,073 [2]
Michie town, Tennessee 625 [2]
Middleton city, Tennessee 635 [2]
Milan city, Tennessee 7,612 [2]
Milledgeville town, Tennessee 264 [2]
Millersville city, Tennessee 6,769 [2]
Millington city, Tennessee 10,641 [2]
Minor Hill city, Tennessee 531 [2]
Mitchellville city, Tennessee 196 [2]
Monteagle town, Tennessee 1,234 [2]
Monterey town, Tennessee 2,898 [2]
Morrison town, Tennessee 722 [2]
Morristown city, Tennessee 30,193 [2]
Moscow city, Tennessee 557 [2]
Mosheim town, Tennessee 2,337 [2]
Mount Carmel town, Tennessee 5,294 [2]
Mount Juliet city, Tennessee 37,029 [2]
Mount Pleasant city, Tennessee 4,897 [2]
Mountain City town, Tennessee 2,437 [2]
Munford city, Tennessee 6,109 [2]
Murfreesboro city, Tennessee 146,900 [2]
Nashville-Davidson metropolitan government (balance), Tennessee 670,820 [2]
New Hope city, Tennessee 1,052 [2]
New Johnsonville city, Tennessee 1,874 [2]
New Market town, Tennessee 1,375 [2]
New Tazewell town, Tennessee 2,719 [2]
Newbern town, Tennessee 3,292 [2]
Newport city, Tennessee 6,884 [2]
Niota city, Tennessee 733 [2]
Nolensville town, Tennessee 10,062 [2]
Normandy town, Tennessee 147 [2]
Norris city, Tennessee 1,602 [2]
Oak Hill city, Tennessee 4,516 [2]
Oak Ridge city, Tennessee 29,156 [2]
Oakdale town, Tennessee 207 [2]
Oakland town, Tennessee 8,345 [2]
Obion town, Tennessee 1,041 [2]
Oliver Springs town, Tennessee 3,414 [2]
Oneida town, Tennessee 3,705 [2]
Orlinda city, Tennessee 940 [2]
Orme town, Tennessee 110 [2]
Palmer town, Tennessee 668 [2]
Paris city, Tennessee 10,056 [2]
Parker's Crossroads city, Tennessee 313 [2]
Parrottsville town, Tennessee 293 [2]
Parsons city, Tennessee 2,290 [2]
Pegram town, Tennessee 2,068 [2]
Petersburg town, Tennessee 568 [2]
Philadelphia city, Tennessee 729 [2]
Pigeon Forge city, Tennessee 6,266 [2]
Pikeville city, Tennessee 1,741 [2]
Piperton city, Tennessee 1,986 [2]
Pittman Center town, Tennessee 570 [2]
Plainview city, Tennessee 2,156 [2]
Pleasant Hill town, Tennessee 556 [2]
Pleasant View city, Tennessee 4,795 [2]
Portland city, Tennessee 13,030 [2]
Powells Crossroads town, Tennessee 1,359 [2]
Pulaski city, Tennessee 7,597 [2]
Puryear city, Tennessee 663 [2]
Ramer city, Tennessee 296 [2]
Red Bank city, Tennessee 11,840 [2]
Red Boiling Springs city, Tennessee 1,132 [2]
Ridgely town, Tennessee 1,623 [2]
Ridgeside city, Tennessee 441 [2]
Ridgetop city, Tennessee 2,137 [2]
Ripley city, Tennessee 7,753 [2]
Rives town, Tennessee 311 [2]
Rockford city, Tennessee 852 [2]
Rockwood city, Tennessee 5,425 [2]
Rogersville town, Tennessee 4,377 [2]
Rossville town, Tennessee 962 [2]
Rutherford town, Tennessee 1,067 [2]
Rutledge town, Tennessee 1,355 [2]
Saltillo town, Tennessee 538 [2]
Samburg town, Tennessee 201 [2]
Sardis town, Tennessee 382 [2]
Saulsbury town, Tennessee 91 [2]
Savannah city, Tennessee 6,933 [2]
Scotts Hill town, Tennessee 979 [2]
Selmer town, Tennessee 4,291 [2]
Sevierville city, Tennessee 17,117 [2]
Sharon town, Tennessee 917 [2]
Shelbyville city, Tennessee 22,101 [2]
Signal Mountain town, Tennessee 8,606 [2]
Silerton town, Tennessee 99 [2]
Slayden town, Tennessee 205 [2]
Smithville city, Tennessee 4,886 [2]
Smyrna town, Tennessee 51,586 [2]
Sneedville town, Tennessee 1,349 [2]
Soddy-Daisy city, Tennessee 13,619 [2]
Somerville town, Tennessee 3,264 [2]
South Carthage town, Tennessee 1,398 [2]
South Fulton city, Tennessee 2,214 [2]
South Pittsburg city, Tennessee 3,029 [2]
Sparta city, Tennessee 4,949 [2]
Spencer town, Tennessee 1,691 [2]
Spring City town, Tennessee 1,851 [2]
Spring Hill city, Tennessee 43,769 [2]
Springfield city, Tennessee 17,277 [2]
St. Joseph city, Tennessee 829 [2]
Stanton town, Tennessee 420 [2]
Stantonville town, Tennessee 261 [2]
Sunbright city, Tennessee 519 [2]
Surgoinsville town, Tennessee 1,760 [2]
Sweetwater city, Tennessee 5,895 [2]
Tazewell town, Tennessee 2,276 [2]
Tellico Plains town, Tennessee 909 [2]
Tennessee Ridge town, Tennessee 1,332 [2]
Thompson's Station town, Tennessee 6,567 [2]
Three Way city, Tennessee 1,688 [2]
Tiptonville town, Tennessee 3,971 [2]
Toone town, Tennessee 334 [2]
Townsend city, Tennessee 462 [2]
Tracy City town, Tennessee 1,397 [2]
Trenton city, Tennessee 4,180 [2]
Trezevant town, Tennessee 838 [2]
Trimble town, Tennessee 611 [2]
Troy town, Tennessee 1,321 [2]
Tullahoma city, Tennessee 19,555 [2]
Tusculum city, Tennessee 2,689 [2]
Unicoi town, Tennessee 3,594 [2]
Union City city, Tennessee 10,325 [2]
Vanleer town, Tennessee 422 [2]
Viola town, Tennessee 138 [2]
Vonore town, Tennessee 1,552 [2]
Walden town, Tennessee 2,156 [2]
Wartburg city, Tennessee 924 [2]
Wartrace town, Tennessee 695 [2]
Watauga city, Tennessee 374 [2]
Watertown city, Tennessee 1,523 [2]
Waverly city, Tennessee 4,146 [2]
Waynesboro city, Tennessee 2,419 [2]
Westmoreland town, Tennessee 2,413 [2]
White Bluff town, Tennessee 3,653 [2]
White House city, Tennessee 12,638 [2]
White Pine town, Tennessee 2,346 [2]
Whiteville town, Tennessee 4,456 [2]
Whitwell city, Tennessee 1,730 [2]
Williston city, Tennessee 377 [2]
Winchester city, Tennessee 8,982 [2]
Winfield town, Tennessee 1,006 [2]
Woodbury town, Tennessee 2,889 [2]
Woodland Mills city, Tennessee 357 [2]
Yorkville city, Tennessee 255 [2]

Data Source

  • [1] U.S. Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for the United States, Regions, States, and Puerto Rico: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/popest/2010s-state-total.html
  • [2] U.S. Census Bureau. Annual Estimates of the Resident Population for Incorporated Places in the United States: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://www.census.gov/data/tables/time-series/demo/popest/2010s-total-cities-and-towns.html