Houston County , Tennessee

Houston County: County in Tennessee, United States

Houston County locator map
Location of Houston County on Tennessee map.

About

Houston County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 8,426 and a population density of 16 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 8,292 inhabitants. Its county seat is Erin. The county was created 150 years ago in 1870.

Houston County Courthouse  Erin image
Houston County Courthouse Erin
Houston County Courthouse  Erin image

Geography

Houston County is located at 36°17'9"N 87°43'1"W (36.2859700, -87.7170400). It has 5 neighbors: Benton, Dickson County, Humphreys County, Montgomery County and Stewart County.

Houston County map

The largest city of Houston County is Tennessee Ridge with a population of 1,330. Other cities include and Erin population 1,308. See all Houston County cities & populated places.

Weather

Houston County forecast: Sunny, with a high near 71. more

Houston County Quick Facts

Population : 8,292 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
Different from : Houston County, Houston County, Houston County, Houston County
Area : 536 km2
Water as percent of area : 3.2%
Land as percent of area : 96.8%
Named for : Sam Houston
Capital : Erin
Establishment : January 01, 1871
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 18:51:22 (18th October 2021)
Density : 15 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.62% (2010-2020)
Weather : 71℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Houston County has 5 neighbours.

  • Erin

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Houston County decreased by 1.62% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,426 - census
2011 8,347 -0.95% estimation process
2012 8,424 0.91% estimation process
2013 8,276 -1.79% estimation process
2014 8,221 -0.67% estimation process
2015 8,124 -1.19% estimation process
2016 8,101 -0.28% estimation process
2017 8,158 0.7% estimation process
2018 8,234 0.92% estimation process
2019 8,201 -0.4% estimation process
2020 8,292 1.1% estimation process

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Other places with the same name (5)

Houston County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Houston County.

City Name Population Title
Arlington 11,748 Town in Shelby County, Tennessee, United States of America
Tennessee Ridge 1,330 City in Tennessee, United States of America
Erin 1,308 City in Tennessee, United States

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County Name Population Title
Shelby County 936,017 County in Tennessee, United States
Davidson County 694,176 County in Tennessee, United States
Nashville 684,410 Consolidated city-county in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, and the state capital of Tennessee
Memphis 649,705 County seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States
New South Memphis 641,608 City in United States of America
Knox County 475,609 County in Maine, United States
Hamilton County 371,662 County in Tennessee, United States
Rutherford County 339,261 County in North Carolina, United States
Williamson County 245,348 County in Tennessee, United States
Montgomery County 214,251 County in Tennessee, United States
Sumner County 195,561 County in Tennessee, United States
Knoxville 190,223 County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee
Chattanooga 184,742 City in and county seat of Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States
Clarksville 161,247 City in Tennessee
Sullivan County 158,755 County in New York, United States
East Chattanooga 154,024 City in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States of America