In 2017, Rhea County, TN had a population of 32.5k people with a median age of 40.7 and a median household income of $39,368. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Rhea County, TN grew from 32,461 to 32,478, a 0.0524% increase and its median household income grew from $38,355 to $39,368, a 2.64% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Rhea County, TN are White (Non-Hispanic) (91%), White (Hispanic) (3.69%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.2%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.62%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.477%). N/A% of the people in Rhea County, TN speak a non-English language, and 98.3% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Rhea County, TN is $114,200, and the homeownership rate is 70.5%. Most people in Rhea County, TN commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Rhea County, TN is 2 cars per household.