Demographics

Current figures show Roane County has over 15,000 people, 6,000 households, and 4,000 families. The population density is 32 people per square mile.  The population is spread out with 23.40% under the age of 18, 8.70% from 18 to 24, 26.60% from 25 to 44, 26.50% from 45 to 64, and 14.80% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years.  The male to female ratios are almost 1:1.

The median income for a household is $24,511, and the median income for a family was $29,280.

Source: Wikipedia