Alexandria, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 814. Estimated population in 2021: 860 (+5.7% change)
Males: 365 (44.8%), Females: 449 (55.2%)

DeKalb County

Zip code: 37012

Median resident age: 36.9 years
Median household income: $29,219
Median house value: $71,600

Races in Alexandria:

  • White Non-Hispanic (90.2%)
  • Black (7.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)

Ancestries: United States (27.9%), English (8.2%), Irish (6.9%), German (4.9%), Scotch-Irish (2.1%), Scottish (2.1%).

Elevation: 709 feet

Land area: 0.9 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Alexandria

  • High school or higher: 59.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 4.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 32.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alexandria town

  • Never married: 23.5%
  • Now married: 49.5%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 8.9%
  • Divorced: 15.6%

0.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +81 (+11.1%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Alexandria:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Alexandria:

  • SMYRNA (about 34 miles; SMYRNA, TN; Abbreviation: MQY)
  • NASHVILLE INTL (about 44 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: BNA)
  • BOWLING GREEN-WARREN COUNTY RGNL (about 66 miles; BOWLING GREEN, KY; Abbreviation: BWG)
Other public-use airports nearest to Alexandria:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alexandria:

  • MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 31 miles; MURFREESBORO, TN; Full-time enrollment: 16,617)
  • VOLUNTEER STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 37 miles; GALLATIN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,215)
  • TENNESSEE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (about 41 miles; COOKEVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,204)
  • MOTLOW STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 52 miles; Tullahoma, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,256)
  • DAVID LIPSCOMB UNIVERSITY (about 52 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,260)
  • VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY (about 53 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 9,823)
  • BELMONT UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,654)

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