Tennessee Pickett County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Pickett County, Tennessee. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Tennessee Pickett County.

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Street Address: 105 S. Main Street, Byrdstown, TN 38549
Phone Number: (931) 864-6281 Pickett 14,922 12,000

Street Address: 105 S. Main Street, Byrdstown, TN 38549
Phone Number: (931) 864-6281 Pickett N/A N/A

Overview of Pickett County, Tennessee

Pickett County is a county located in the state of Tennessee. As of 2000, the population is 4,945. Its county seat is Byrdstown.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 452 km² (175 mi²). 422 km² (163 mi²) of it is land and 30 km² (12 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 6.68% water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 4,945 people, 2,091 households, and 1,461 families residing in the county. The population density is 12/km² (30/mi²). There are 2,956 housing units at an average density of 7/km² (18/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 99.15% White, 0.10% Black or African American, 0.16% Native American, 0.04% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.10% from other races, and 0.44% from two or more races. 0.83% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,091 households out of which 27.40% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.30% are married couples living together, 7.80% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.10% are non-families. 27.20% of all households are made up of individuals and 12.90% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.33 and the average family size is 2.83.

In the county, the population is spread out with 21.40% under the age of 18, 8.60% from 18 to 24, 24.70% from 25 to 44, 27.70% from 45 to 64, and 17.80% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 42 years. For every 100 females there are 96.80 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.20 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $24,673, and the median income for a family is $31,355. Males have a median income of $22,367 versus $17,173 for females. The per capita income for the county is $14,681. 15.60% of the population and 12.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 19.40% of those under the age of 18 and 20.00% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

  • Byrdstown