Gibson, TN Demographics


Population (year 2000): 305
Males: 144 (47.2%), Females: 161 (52.8%)

Gibson County

Median resident age: 33.9 years
Median household income: $34,792 (year 2000)
Median house value: $66,000 (year 2000)

Races in Gibson:

  • White Non-Hispanic (91.8%)
  • Black (4.6%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)

Ancestries: United States (12.5%), Irish (10.5%), German (3.0%), English (2.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.6%).

Elevation: 393 feet

Land area: 0.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Gibson

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 13.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gibson town

  • Never married: 12.4%
  • Now married: 67.3%
  • Separated: 5.9%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

0.0% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Gibson:

  • HUMBOLDT GENERAL HOSPITAL INC (about 6 miles; HUMBOLDT, TN)
  • MILAN GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; MILAN, TN)
  • GIBSON GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; TRENTON, TN)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Gibson:

  • MC KELLAR-SIPES REGIONAL (about 21 miles; JACKSON, TN; ID: MKL)
  • MILLINGTON MUNI (about 80 miles; MILLINGTON, TN; ID: NQA)
  • BARKLEY REGIONAL (about 81 miles; PADUCAH, KY; ID: PAH)
Other public-use airports nearest to Gibson:

  • GIBSON COUNTY (about 3 miles; TRENTON, TN; ID: TGC)
  • HUMBOLDT MUNI (about 6 miles; HUMBOLDT, TN; ID: M53)
  • THORNTON (about 28 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TN; ID: 47M)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gibson:

  • UNION UNIVERSITY (about 13 miles; JACKSON, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,144)
  • JACKSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 19 miles; JACKSON, TN; FT enrollment: 2,534)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-MARTIN (about 29 miles; MARTIN, TN; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 64 miles; MURRAY, KY; FT enrollment: 7,676)
  • SOUTHWEST TENNESSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-MACON CAMPUS (about 85 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; FT enrollment: 6,979)
  • NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 87 miles; BOONEVILLE, MS; FT enrollment: 2,628)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS (about 91 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; FT enrollment: 15,831)