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Bloomingdale, Tennessee
Location of Bloomingdale, Tennessee
Location of Bloomingdale, Tennessee
Country United States
State Tennessee
County Sullivan
 • Total 10.0 sq mi (25.8 km2)
 • Land 10.0 sq mi (25.8 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
1,440 ft (439 m)
 • Total 10,188
 • Density 1,019/sq mi (394.9/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 423
FIPS code 47-06640
GNIS feature ID 1277714

Bloomingdale is a census-designated place (CDP) in Sullivan County, Tennessee, United States. The population was 9,888 at the 2010 census and 10,188 in 2013. It is part of the KingsportBristol (TN)Bristol (VA) Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is a component of the Johnson City–Kingsport–Bristol, TN-VA Combined Statistical Area – commonly known as the "Tri-Cities" region.


Bloomingdale is located at 36°34′41″N 82°30′23″W / 36.578067°N 82.506291°W / 36.578067; -82.506291.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 10.0 square miles (26 km2), all of it land.


As of the census of 2000, there were 10,350 people, 4,264 households, and 3,176 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,004.1 people per square mile (387.6/km2). There were 4,594 housing units at an average density of 445.7/sq mi (172.0/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.53% White, 0.28% African American, 0.32% Native American, 0.10% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.17% from other races, and 0.59% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.78% of the population.

There were 4,264 households out of which 28.9% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.5% were married couples living together, 11.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.5% were non-families. 22.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.42 and the average family size was 2.83.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 22.0% under the age of 18, 7.3% from 18 to 24, 28.6% from 25 to 44, 27.3% from 45 to 64, and 14.9% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 95.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.5 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $31,096, and the median income for a family was $35,503. Males had a median income of $27,357 versus $18,614 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $17,241. About 9.6% of families and 12.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 16.5% of those under age 18 and 13.1% of those age 65 or over.

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