Dyersburg is a medium-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 16,024 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Dyersburg is the 36th largest community in Tennessee.
Being a small city, Dyersburg does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Dyersburg are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 21.43% of adults in Dyersburg having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Dyersburg in 2018 was $38,500, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $154,000 for a family of four. However, Dyersburg contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Dyersburg is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Dyersburg home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Dyersburg residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Dyersburg include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Dyersburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.