Lake County is located in northwestern Tennessee. The County Seat is Tiptonville and the largest city is Tiptonville. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.lakecountytn.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 7,631 and the 2010 census population was 7,832. The land area is 165.78 square miles and there are 47.2 persons per square mile.
69.5% of the population is White, 28% is Black or African American, 2% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.2% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.8% is two or more races. 70.6% have a high school degree or higher, and 7% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $72,700, there are 2,201 households, an average of 2.41 persons per household. The per capita income is $12,042, the median household income is $27,115, and 31.7% of the persons in Lake County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 189. Retail sales (in $1000) were $19,529, and sales per capita were $2,635. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 13.2%.
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