Banner Hill, Tennessee

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Population in 2010: 1,497. Population change since 2000: +42.2%
Males: 608  (40.7%)
Females: 889  (59.3%)
Median resident age:  55.9 years
Tennessee median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 37650.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $21,508 (it was $22,946 in 2000)
Banner Hill:

$21,508
TN:

$48,547

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,541 (it was $13,784 in 2000)

Banner Hill CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $98,184 (it was $57,100 in 2000)
Banner Hill:

$98,184
TN:

$157,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $106,050; Detached houses: $109,032; Mobile homes: $47,886

Median gross rent in 2016: $549.

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  • Races in Banner Hill, TN (2010)

    Banner Hill races chart
    • 1,38892.7%White alone
    • 775.1%Hispanic
    • 181.2%Two or more races
    • 80.5%Black alone
    • 50.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.07%Asian alone

Races in Banner Hill detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Banner Hill: 84.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (41.5%), Irish (13.7%), English (9.9%), German (9.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), African (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1670 feet

Land area: 2.69 square miles.

Population density: 557 people per square mile   (low).

Banner Hill,TN real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Banner Hill:

  • High school or higher: 75.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Banner Hill CDP:

  • Never married: 16.4%
  • Now married: 40.2%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 15.8%
  • Divorced: 23.7%

61 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America).

This place:

4.2%
Tennessee:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $539 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $580 (0.6%)

Banner Hill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (14.5 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (109.5 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (477.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Erwin, TN (1.1 miles ), Bethesda, TN (2.6 miles ), Unicoi, TN (2.8 miles ), Flag Pond, TN (2.8 miles ), Telford, TN (3.4 miles ), Midway, TN (3.4 miles ), Jonesborough, TN (3.5 miles ), Pine Crest, TN (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 36.13 N, Longitude: 82.41 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 423

Banner Hill household income distribution Banner Hill home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.9%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (36%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (26%)
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (36%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Banner Hill: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Banner Hill, Tennessee

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Tornado activity:

Banner Hill-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 62% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Banner Hill place center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 14.0 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Banner Hill-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 166.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.6 miles away from Banner Hill center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 156.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 75.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 79.0 miles away from Banner Hill center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 213.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Unicoi County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Banner Hill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Banner Hill:

  • CENTER ON AGING AND HEALTH (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; ERWIN, TN)
  • UNICOI COUNTY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; ERWIN, TN)
  • ERWIN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; ERWIN, TN)
  • COMCARE INC OBRIEN (Hospital, about 2 miles away; ERWIN, TN)
  • FOUR OAKS HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; JONESBOROUGH, TN)
  • JONESBOROUGH NH (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; JONESBOROUGH, TN)
  • (CLOSED) WOODRIDGE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 13 miles away; JOHNSON CITY, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Banner Hill:

  • East Tennessee State University (about 13 miles; Johnson City, TN; Full-time enrollment: 12,774)
  • Tusculum College (about 20 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 25 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • King University (about 35 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • University of North Carolina at Asheville (about 37 miles; Asheville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,312)
  • Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College (about 40 miles; Asheville, NC; FT enrollment: 6,992)
  • Appalachian State University (about 42 miles; Boone, NC; FT enrollment: 17,362)

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Church in Banner Hill: First Free Will Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jewel Branch (A), Odom Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Unicoi County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
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Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 37.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

37.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2002 was 22.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.35. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.35
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.7%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.4%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.5%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
120 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Banner Hill, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Tennessee average:

11.7

Banner Hill travel time to work - commute Banner Hill mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Banner Hill CDP (based on Unicoi County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,23936
Mainline Protestant1,2057
Other21
None9,867-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Unicoi County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Unicoi County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Unicoi County:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Here:

5.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

14.4%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Unicoi County:

30.2%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.3%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Banner Hill:

52.0%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Banner Hill:

49.7%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.5
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Banner Hill:

21.2%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Banner Hill:

9.3%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Banner Hill:

7.0
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.4%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Banner Hill:

58.8%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Banner Hill:

78.1%
Tennessee:

78.6%

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6.38% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,368 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.38%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washington County, TN  1.99% ($27,408 average AGI)
from Carter County, TN  0.94% ($30,831)
from Sullivan County, TN  0.37% ($27,087)


6.17% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,381 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.17%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washington County, TN  2.19% ($26,759 average AGI)
to Carter County, TN  0.81% ($31,608)
to Sullivan County, TN  0.48% ($19,133)

Strongest AM radio stations in Banner Hill:

  • WEMB (1420 AM; 5 kW; ERWIN, TN; Owner: W E M B, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WETB (790 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: MOUNTAIN SIGNALS, INC.)
  • WKTP (1590 AM; 10 kW; JONESBOROUGH, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKYK (940 AM; 5 kW; BURNSVILLE, NC; Owner: MARK MEDIA, INC.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WJCW (910 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKJV (1380 AM; 25 kW; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BAPTIST OUTREACH MISSIONS)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Banner Hill:

  • WXIS (103.9 FM; ERWIN, TN; Owner: WEMB, INC.)
  • WQUT (101.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAEZ (94.9 FM; GREENEVILLE, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WZJS (100.7 FM; BANNER ELK, NC; Owner: HIGHLAND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCSK (90.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: KINGSPORT CITY SCHOOLS BD. OF EDUC .)
  • W285DG (104.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W237AR (95.3 FM; HAZELWOOD, ETC., NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Banner Hill:

  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W42AX (Channel 42; BAKERSVILLE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • $193,000Total costs
  • 220Total average daily traffic
  • 11Total average daily truck traffic
  • 352Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (46%)
  • Utility gas (39%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Banner Hill compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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