Bradford, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 982 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -11.8%
 
Males: 497  (50.6%)
Females: 485  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

36.8 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 38316.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $45,528 (it was $30,486 in 2000)
Bradford:

$45,528
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,493 (it was $15,609 in 2000)

Bradford town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $74,199 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Bradford:

$74,199
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $94,359; detached houses: $98,210; mobile homes: $48,369

Median gross rent in 2017: $694.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bradford: 78.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 28.0%
(28.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.4% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Bradford, TN (2010)
    • 94790.4%White alone
    • 747.1%Black alone
    • 121.1%Two or more races
    • 111.0%Hispanic
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Bradford, Tennessee as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bradford is 193 to 1.


Crime rates in Bradford by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(99.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(102.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(274.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(188.1)
2
(188.9)
4
(376.3)
1
(94.3)
5
(473.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(485.4)
6
(590.6)
6
(594.6)
14
(1,394)
2
(202.2)
1
(102.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(641.0)
7
(644.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(188.9)
1
(94.1)
6
(565.5)
4
(378.4)
2
(188.3)
4
(388.3)
4
(393.7)
5
(495.5)
2
(199.2)
5
(505.6)
2
(205.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(1,648)
3
(276.0)
5
(470.4)
13
(1,228)
13
(1,223)
11
(1,037)
8
(756.9)
6
(565.0)
8
(776.7)
9
(885.8)
3
(297.3)
14
(1,394)
10
(1,011)
3
(308.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(183.2)
3
(276.0)
1
(94.1)
4
(377.7)
1
(94.1)
1
(94.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(98.4)
1
(99.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(94.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)180.478.264.0130.3138.3107.4151.435.8155.3189.0173.4428.3116.378.0

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City-data.com crime index in Bradford, TN

Crime rate in Bradford detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.11
Tennessee average:

2.56
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Ancestries: American (43.1%), English (14.4%), German (7.8%), Irish (6.3%), Scotch-Irish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1913

Land area: 1.78 square miles.

Population density: 552 people per square mile   (low).

Bradford, Tennessee map

4 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.3%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $752 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $684 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (30.6 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (92.9 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (403.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Greenfield, TN (2.4 miles ),
China Grove, TN (2.8 miles ),
Dyer, TN (3.1 miles ),
Trenton, TN (3.2 miles ),
Rutherford, TN (3.2 miles ),
Atwood, TN (3.3 miles ),
Sharon, TN (3.3 miles ),
Milan, TN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 36.08 N, Longitude: 88.82 W

Area code: 731

Distribution of median household income in Bradford, TN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Bradford, TN in 2017
Bradford satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,700
  • 1999: 7 buildings, average cost: $76,800
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $84,900
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $85,000
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $131,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $112,700
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $177,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $80,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Bradford, TN residents
Average permit cost in Bradford, TN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Most common industries in Bradford, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (9.4%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.2%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.4%)
  • Apparel (4.9%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (12.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.2%)
  • Truck transportation (8.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.2%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.3%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Food (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Educational services (14.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.2%)
  • Apparel (8.2%)
  • Machinery (5.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Bradford, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (15.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (11.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.9%)
  • Top executives (3.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (9.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.9%)

Average climate in Bradford, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Bradford, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Bradford-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 2.0 miles away from the Bradford town center killed 3 people and injured 137 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 8.4 miles away from the town center caused $100,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bradford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 65.5 miles away from Bradford center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 85.4 miles away from Bradford center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 172.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 90.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 53.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 59.0 miles away from Bradford center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Gibson County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 14, Floods: 13, Tornadoes: 10, Winds: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bradford topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bradford:

  • DYER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; DYER, TN)
  • GIBSON GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; TRENTON, TN)
  • DOUGLAS NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MILAN, TN)
  • MILAN GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; MILAN, TN)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, MILAN (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MILAN, TN)
  • MILAN HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MILAN, TN)
  • HILLVIEW COMMUNITY LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; DRESDEN, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bradford:

  • Bethel University (about 18 miles; McKenzie, TN; Full-time enrollment: 5,878)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 19 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Union University (about 28 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 30 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 33 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Murray State University (about 47 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 69 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)

Public high school in Bradford:

Public elementary/middle school in Bradford:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Bradford Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Bradford: Bradford First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Gibson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bradford that have no violations reported:

  • BRADFORD WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,239, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.1%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.2%
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

Banks with branches in Bradford (2011 data):

  • Carroll Bank and Trust: Carroll Bank And Trust Branch at 133 East Main Street, branch established on 1903/01/01. Info updated 2008/12/04: Bank assets: $265.0 mil, Deposits: $235.7 mil, headquarters in Huntingdon, TN, positive income, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Carroll Financial Services, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Bradford:

Marital status in Bradford, TN
  • Never married: 25.1%
  • Now married: 52.2%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

For population 25 years and over in Bradford:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Tennessee average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bradford, TN (based on Gibson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,229128
Mainline Protestant4,05730
Black Protestant1,96117
Catholic5402
Other2105
None15,686-
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: 19
Here:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Gibson County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
This county:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Gibson County:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.0%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

30.2%
State:

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

11.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

52.5%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.0%
State:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Bradford:

29.4
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bradford:

21.0%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Bradford:

16.4%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

40.6%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Bradford:

56.5%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Bradford:

79.3%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bradford, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 22$2,718$1,4830$0
Other Government Administration 5$450$1,0802$3,986
Police Protection - Officers 4$9,300$27,9002$633
Water Supply 2$5,270$31,6200$0
Judicial and Legal 1$175$2,1000$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,081$24,9720$0
Totals for Government 35$19,994$6,8554$4,619

Bradford government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $20,000 ($20.37)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $232,000 ($236.25)
    Financial Administration: $158,000 ($160.90)
    Water Utilities: $122,000 ($124.24)
    Local Fire Protection: $102,000 ($103.87)
    Sewerage: $82,000 ($83.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $71,000 ($72.30)
    Regular Highways: $30,000 ($30.55)
    Public Welfare - Other: $23,000 ($23.42)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($12.22)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($12.22)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $175,000 ($178.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($14.26)

Bradford government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $127,000 ($129.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $73,000 ($74.34)
    Other: $17,000 ($17.31)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $42,000 ($42.77)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $129,000 ($131.36)
    General Revenue - Other: $65,000 ($66.19)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($5.09)
    Rents: $5,000 ($5.09)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $191,000 ($194.50)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $87,000 ($88.59)
    Highways: $2,000 ($2.04)
  • Tax - Property: $182,000 ($185.34)
    Motor Vehicle License: $13,000 ($13.24)
    Public Utilities Sales: $7,000 ($7.13)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $5,000 ($5.09)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $3,000 ($3.05)
    Other License: $2,000 ($2.04)

Bradford government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $343,000 ($349.29)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $302,000 ($307.54)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $41,000 ($41.75)

Bradford government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $960,000 ($977.60)

6.41% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($36,702 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.41%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Madison County, TN  1.78% ($39,048 average AGI)
from Carroll County, TN  0.49% ($32,047)
from Crockett County, TN  0.33% ($30,271)


6.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($36,765 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Tennessee average:

6.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Madison County, TN  1.83% ($40,381 average AGI)
to Carroll County, TN  0.45% ($35,638)
to Crockett County, TN  0.28% ($36,660)

Businesses in Bradford, TN

  • FedEx: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Bradford:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • WMUF (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PARIS, TN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD B/CTING OF TN,INC)
  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bradford:

  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTNE-FM (97.7 FM; TRENTON, TN; Owner: GIBSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WTKB-FM (93.7 FM; ATWOOD, TN; Owner: GIBSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLSZ (105.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, TN; Owner: BOYD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WCDZ (95.1 FM; DRESDEN, TN; Owner: THUNDERBOLT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAJJ (89.3 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: HEARTLAND MINSTRIES, INC.)
  • WLSQ-FM (94.3 FM; DYER, TN; Owner: F. DARRELL BOYD)
  • WASL (100.1 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: DR PEPPER PEPSI-COLA BOTTLING CO.)
  • WIGH (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCMT-FM (101.7 FM; MARTIN, TN; Owner: THUNDERBOLT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W256AD (99.1 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • WWGM (93.1 FM; ALAMO, TN; Owner: GRACE BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WVHR (100.9 FM; HUNTINGDON, TN; Owner: MILAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WZDQ (102.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Bradford:

  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W22BR (Channel 22; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CZ (Channel 52; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BZ (Channel 64; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W02BT (Channel 2; SHARON, TN; Owner: DAYSTAR MINISTRIES)
  • WLJT (Channel 11; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: WEST TENNESSEE PUBLIC TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • W25BY (Channel 25; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W38BY (Channel 38; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54BU (Channel 54; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • Bradford, Tennessee
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents19
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities12
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents34
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Tennessee average
  • Fatal accident count9276
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents13822
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons3475
  • Fatalities10281
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents23041
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents652
See more detailed statistics of Bradford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 37Number of bridges
  • 220ft / 66.7mTotal length
  • $6,298,000Total costs
  • 43,630Total average daily traffic
  • 4,779Total average daily truck traffic
  • 61,936Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Bradford, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 41960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 91990-1999
  • 52000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Bradford, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Bradford)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • City Hall On 105 East (Lat: 36.075889 Lon: -88.809500), Call Sign: WAS576, Licensee ID: L00629740,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.050 MHz, 465.400 MHz, Grant Date: 01/26/1999, Expiration Date: 05/23/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/02/2004, Registrant: City Of Bradford, City Hall, Bradford, TN 38316
  • Bradford, 552 West Main Street (Lat: 36.071972 Lon: -88.831333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 36.5 m, Call Sign: KWF938, Licensee ID: L00029898,
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.662 MHz, Grant Date: 03/16/2015, Expiration Date: 06/08/2025, Certifier: Bob Moore, Registrant: Gibson County 911
  • Hwy 45n S Of City Limits (Lat: 36.039222 Lon: -88.813389), Call Sign: KNFF690, Licensee ID: L01700988,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.825 MHz, Grant Date: 04/06/2012, Expiration Date: 04/29/2022, Registrant: Larry Patterson, 140 Milan Hwy, Bradford, TN 38316, Phone: (731) 742-3262, Email:
  • City Water Tank .5 Mi E Of Hwy 45 E (Lat: 36.075611 Lon: -88.806722), Call Sign: KJW874,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.985 MHz, Grant Date: 04/30/2003, Expiration Date: 05/12/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2010, Registrant: 236 East Capitol Street, Jackson, MS 39201, Phone: (601) 354-9070

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • BRADFORD, 418 Sidney Baird Road (Lat: 36.069778 Lon: -88.798250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.3 m, Call Sign: WQNN449,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 03/30/2011, Expiration Date: 03/30/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/13/2014, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • JK413 Bradford, 111 Wingo St 400' E Of New Hwy 45 (Lat: 36.061556 Lon: -88.820750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 92.1 m, Call Sign: WQOC530,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/11/2011, Expiration Date: 08/11/2021, Certifier: Mike Jaksich, Registrant: Lukas, Lafuria, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Tysons, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8678, Email:
  • Bradford, Lat: 36.072389 Lon: -88.817167, Type: Gtower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Call Sign: WQPK327,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/12/2012, Expiration Date: 06/12/2022, Certifier: Matt Abernathy, Registrant: Wisper Ii, LLC, 1378 N Cavalier Drive, Alamo, TN 38001, Phone: (731) 668-3042, Fax: (731) 664-9750, Email:
  • BRADFORD TN, 418 Sidney Baird Road (Lat: 36.069778 Lon: -88.798250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.3 m, Call Sign: WQQE659,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Cancellation Date: 02/05/2019, Certifier: Chris Harris, Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • PETE WREN (BRADFORD), 2b Pete Wren Road (Lat: 36.061556 Lon: -88.820750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 92 m, Call Sign: WQUD537,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 06/10/2014, Expiration Date: 06/10/2024, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 224 East Main St. (Lat: 36.078111 Lon: -88.809222), Call Sign: KNKD550,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.100 MHz, Grant Date: 07/29/2008, Expiration Date: 07/01/2018, Cancellation Date: 04/08/2010, Registrant: Venable LLP, 575 7th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 344-4000, Fax: (202) 344-8300, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bradford)

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 29. The highest number of fire incidents - 45 took place in 2007, and the least - 18 in 2015. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Bradford, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (52.2%), and Structure Fires (34.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bradford, TN
    • 24252.2%Outside Fires
    • 16034.5%Structure Fires
    • 439.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 194.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bradford, TN
Most common first names in Bradford, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4572.0 years
John3775.2 years
William3373.2 years
Mary2280.5 years
Willie2074.1 years
Robert1671.7 years
Charles1262.8 years
Annie1279.6 years
Thomas1273.2 years
Jessie978.0 years
Most common last names in Bradford, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Mccartney3078.9 years
Sellers2575.1 years
Smith2178.0 years
Cates1976.8 years
Knott1777.4 years
Taylor1778.1 years
Baker1674.6 years
Williams1578.5 years
Crocker1477.6 years
Roberson1281.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bradford, TN
  • 61.8%Utility gas
  • 38.2%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bradford, TN
  • 71.8%Electricity
  • 28.2%Utility gas


Bradford compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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