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Dyersburg, TN
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Living in Dyersburg



Dyersburg is a medium-sized city located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 15,957 people and seven associated neighborhoods, Dyersburg is the 36th largest community in Tennessee.

Also of interest is that Dyersburg has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.56 minutes getting to work every day.

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 23.15% of adults in Dyersburg having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Dyersburg in 2018 was $45,980, which is wealthy relative to Tennessee and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $183,920 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, Scots-Irish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Dyersburg is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.