Johnson County, Tennessee

related topics
{household, population, female}
{county, mile, population}
{area, part, region}

Johnson County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of 2000, the population was 17,499. The 2005 Census Estimate placed the population at 18,116 [2]. Its county seat is Mountain City[1].



According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 303 square miles (784.8 km2), of which 298 square miles (771.8 km2) is land and 4 square miles (10.4 km2) (1.41%) is water. Johnson County's boundary with Sullivan County is defined as the ridgeline of Holston Mountain.

Adjacent counties

National protected area


As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 17,499 people, 6,827 households, and 4,751 families residing in the county. The population density was 59 people per square mile (23/km²). There were 7,879 housing units at an average density of 26 per square mile (10/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 96.40% White, 2.42% Black or African American, 0.34% Native American, 0.12% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.23% from other races, and 0.46% from two or more races. 0.86% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

Full article ▸

related documents
Leake County, Mississippi
Franklin County, Maine
Decatur County, Tennessee
Lincoln County, Missouri
Claiborne County, Tennessee
Cumberland County, Tennessee
Henderson County, Tennessee
Beaverhead County, Montana
Simpson County, Mississippi
Marshall County, Mississippi
Concho County, Texas
Carbon County, Montana
Dallas County, Arkansas
Meagher County, Montana
Newton County, Missouri
Lowndes County, Mississippi
Brazos County, Texas
Madison County, Montana
Lincoln County, Wyoming
Kerr County, Texas
Union County, South Carolina
George County, Mississippi
Carroll County, Kentucky
Cabell County, West Virginia
Potter County, South Dakota
Sheridan County, Montana
Newberry County, South Carolina
Craig County, Virginia
Somerset County, Maine
Hinds County, Mississippi