Tennessee is home to more than 6 million residents, making it the 17th most populous of the 50 United States. Tennessee ranks 37th in total area (42,145.00 square miles) and 37th in population density (153.19 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 38.6 years, with 77.4% of the population 18 year and over.
According to Homefacts' records there are currently 27,929 criminal and sex offenders in Tennessee (approximately 43.26 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in Tennessee is 3.0% .