Burns, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 1,456 (66% urban, 34% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.6%
 
Males: 709  (48.7%)
Females: 747  (51.3%)
Median resident age:

39.7 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 37029, 37055.

Burns Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2019: $61,960 (it was $38,641 in 2000)
Burns:

$61,960
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $31,795 (it was $18,368 in 2000)

Burns town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $197,524 (it was $79,500 in 2000)
Burns:

$197,524
TN:

$191,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $213,476; detached houses: $222,406; mobile homes: $84,022

Median gross rent in 2019: $942.

March 2019 cost of living index in Burns: 87.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 10.5%
(9.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.4% for Black residents, 34.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 38.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Burns, TN (2019)
    • 1,67493.4%White alone
    • 412.3%Two or more races
    • 352.0%Black alone
    • 241.3%Hispanic
    • 80.4%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Burns, Tennessee as of April 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Burns is 192 to 1.


Crime rates in Burns by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(67.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(67.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(71.0)
1
(71.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(136.1)
2
(137.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(67.8)
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)
1
(68.1)
2
(137.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
6
(422.5)
3
(212.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(68.4)
1
(67.5)
2
(134.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(206.8)
2
(137.5)
1
(67.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
16
(1,134)
7
(496.8)
3
(214.1)
7
(479.1)
9
(607.7)
6
(402.1)
6
(408.4)
6
(413.5)
6
(412.4)
1
(67.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(132.5)
1
(68.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(352.1)
19
(1,347)
19
(1,348)
4
(285.5)
17
(1,164)
8
(540.2)
19
(1,273)
32
(2,178)
11
(758.1)
17
(1,168)
16
(1,085)
5
(339.0)
3
(198.8)
6
(412.1)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(354.4)
2
(141.9)
2
(142.8)
1
(68.4)
2
(135.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(68.1)
2
(137.8)
2
(137.5)
4
(271.2)
0
(0.0)
3
(198.8)
3
(206.0)
Arson
(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)
City-Data.com crime index98.6204.1156.894.999.2223.5105.9250.5263.3114.183.4203.433.137.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Burns, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Burns, TN City Guides:

Ancestries: American (54.4%), German (13.6%), Irish (8.7%), European (5.0%), English (4.6%), Norwegian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1953

Elevation: 794 feet

Land area: 2.60 square miles.

Population density: 560 people per square mile   (low).

Burns, Tennessee map

11 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,440 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,054 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (31.6 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (400.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Dickson, TN (1.9 miles ),
White Bluff, TN (2.6 miles ),
Bon Aqua Junction, TN (3.0 miles ),
Charlotte, TN (3.0 miles ),
Lyles-Wrigley, TN (3.0 miles ),
Lyles, TN (3.1 miles ),
Tennessee City, TN (3.2 miles ),
Wrigley, TN (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 36.05 N, Longitude: 87.32 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 615

Distribution of median household income in Burns, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Burns, TN in 2019
Burns satellite photo by USGS

Burns tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $55,700
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $55,700
  • 1999: 9 buildings, average cost: $55,700
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $55,700
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $55,700
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $100,600
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $179,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $136,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $106,200
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $203,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $176,000
  • 2016: 11 buildings, average cost: $225,400
  • 2017: 12 buildings, average cost: $198,600
  • 2018: 13 buildings, average cost: $204,800
  • 2019: 45 buildings, average cost: $136,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Burns, TN residents
Average permit cost in Burns, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +15 (+1.1%).
Most common industries in Burns, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.2%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.8%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Educational services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.9%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (8.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.7%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.6%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.7%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Burns, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.6%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.1%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Construction laborers (3.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (3.9%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)

Average climate in Burns, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Burns, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 60.9. This is better than average.

City:

60.9
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level
Sulfur Dioxide Level
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 34.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.1
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Burns-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/24/1988, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.1 miles away from the Burns town center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.0 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Burns-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 229% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 168.8 miles away from Burns center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 168.8 miles away from Burns center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 136.1 miles away from Burns center
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) earthquake occurred 144.1 miles away from the city 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 145.3 miles away from Burns center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 143.9 miles away from the city 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 Dickson County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Burns topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Burns:

  • HARPETH DIALYSIS CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; DICKSON, TN)
  • TRINITY HOSPICE OF TENNESSEE (Hospital, about 4 miles away; DICKSON, TN)
  • DCI DICKSON (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; DICKSON, TN)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, DICKSON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DICKSON, TN)
  • DICKSON HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; DICKSON, TN)
  • HARPETH RIDGE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; FAIRVIEW, TN)

Airports located in Burns:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Burns:

  • Nashville State Community College (about 27 miles; Nashville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,436)
  • Tennessee State University (about 29 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,341)
  • Lipscomb University (about 30 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,827)
  • Vanderbilt University (about 30 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 10,518)
  • Belmont University (about 30 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,795)
  • Trevecca Nazarene University (about 33 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,223)
  • Columbia State Community College (about 33 miles; Columbia, TN; FT enrollment: 3,383)

Private high school in Burns:

  • DICKSON ACADEMY (Students: 41, Location: 2612 WHITE BLUFF RD, Grades: 6-9)

Public elementary/middle school in Burns:

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Points of interest:

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

Churches in Burns include: Colesburg Church of Christ (A), Faith Freewill Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Johnson Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Gentrys Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Hardin Cathey - Baseball player.

Dickson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.9%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.2%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
6 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse in 2000

Banks with branches in Burns (2011 data):

  • First Federal Bank: Burns Branch at 2310 Highway 96, branch established on 1982/03/02. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $446.5 mil, Deposits: $373.3 mil, headquarters in Dickson, TN, positive income, 12 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Burns:

Marital status in Burns, TN
  • Never married: 33.6%
  • Now married: 41.8%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

For population 25 years and over in Burns:

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Tennessee average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Burns, TN (based on Dickson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant16,81881
Mainline Protestant2,05121
Other8423
Catholic8001
Black Protestant4334
None28,722-
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: 10
Dickson County:

2.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Dickson County:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Dickson County:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Dickson County:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 38
This county:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Dickson County:

11.0%
State:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Dickson County:

30.0%
State:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Dickson County:

11.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.6%
State:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.0%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.1%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.2%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

27.5%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Burns:

58.2%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.5%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Burns, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 3$7,722$30,8882$297
Financial Administration 1$3,250$39,0001$180
Parks and Recreation 1$2,500$30,0000$0
Police Protection - Officers 1$3,040$36,4800$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$300
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,382
Totals for Government 6$16,512$33,0245$2,159

Burns government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $133,000 ($91.35)
    Police Protection: $82,000 ($56.32)
    General Public Buildings: $77,000 ($52.88)
    Financial Administration: $24,000 ($16.48)
    Regular Highways: $21,000 ($14.42)
    Local Fire Protection: $21,000 ($14.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000 ($10.30)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($9.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($11.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $70,000 ($48.08)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,000 ($10.30)
    General - Other: $13,000 ($8.93)
    Police Protection: $5,000 ($3.43)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($3.43)

Burns government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $137,000 ($94.09)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $37,000 ($25.41)
    General Revenue - Other: $31,000 ($21.29)
    Rents: $25,000 ($17.17)
    Sale of Property: $9,000 ($6.18)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $158,000 ($108.52)
    Highways: $44,000 ($30.22)
    Other: $5,000 ($3.43)
  • Tax - Property: $126,000 ($86.54)
    Other License: $76,000 ($52.20)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $70,000 ($48.08)
    Public Utilities Sales: $41,000 ($28.16)

Burns government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $454,000 ($311.81)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $376,000 ($258.24)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $78,000 ($53.57)

Burns government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $285,000 ($195.74)

6.36% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,254 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 Davidson County, TN  0.94% ($35,096 average AGI)
to Hickman County, TN  0.75% ($29,845)
to Humphreys County, TN  0.49% ($43,968)

Strongest AM radio stations in Burns:

  • WDKN (1260 AM; 5 kW; DICKSON, TN; Owner: EDMISSON & EUBANK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, 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)
  • WQSE (1030 AM; 1 kW; WHITE BLUFF, TN; Owner: BERNIE BISHOP BROADCASTING AND ADVERTISING, INC.)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WNKX (1570 AM; 5 kW; CENTERVILLE, TN; Owner: HICKMAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAKM (950 AM; 5 kW; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: FRANKLIN RADIO ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WHEW (1380 AM; 5 kW; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: SG COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPFD (850 AM; daytime; 1 kW; FAIRVIEW, TN; Owner: FAIRVIEW BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WCOR (900 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, TN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Burns:

  • WQZQ-FM (102.5 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W201BH (88.1 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: PENNYRILE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY, INC.)
  • WJXA (92.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WSM-FM (95.5 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKDF (103.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNRQ (105.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPLN-FM (90.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WFFI (93.7 FM; KINGSTON SPRINGS, TN; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSIX-FM (97.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAYM (88.7 FM; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMAK (96.3 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WGFX (104.5 FM; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRVW (107.5 FM; LEBANON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVRY (105.1 FM; WAVERLY, TN; Owner: REACH SATELLITE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRLT (100.1 FM; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: TUNED-IN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WNRZ (91.5 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: TREVECCA NAZARENE UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WRVU (91.1 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: VANDERBILT STUDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNPL (106.7 FM; BELLE MEADE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WCVQ (107.9 FM; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WBUZ (102.9 FM; LA VERGNE, TN; Owner: WYCQ, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Burns:

  • WSMV-TV (Channel 4; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WZTV (Channel 17; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WZTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKRN-TV (Channel 2; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WKRN, G.P.)
  • WTVF (Channel 5; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NEWSCHANNEL 5 NETWORK, LP)
  • WNPX (Channel 28; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUXP-TV (Channel 30; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WUXP LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNPT (Channel 8; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WNAB (Channel 58; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE LICENSE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WNPX-LP (Channel 20; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • W36AK (Channel 36; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WGAP-LP (Channel 26; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WJDE-LP (Channel 24; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WRMX-LP (Channel 12; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • Burns, Tennessee
  • Fatal accident count8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents12
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:0
  • Fatalities8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Tennessee average
  • Fatal accident count6148
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents9247
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons1825
  • Fatalities6713
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents14644
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents722
See more detailed statistics of Burns fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 45Number of bridges
  • 430ft / 131mTotal length
  • $7,181,000Total costs
  • 507,900Total average daily traffic
  • 123,982Total average daily truck traffic
  • 500,720Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Burns, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 141960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 152000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Burns, TN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

40 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Burns)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Burns, TN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • STATION, Burns Firetower (Lat: 36.064500 Lon: -87.282778), Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WNTA814,
    Assigned Frequencies: 955.150 MHz, Grant Date: 12/06/2019, Expiration Date: 02/03/2030, Registrant: Tennessee Div. Of Forestry, Bruer Building, 440 Hogan Road, Nashville, TN 37220, Phone: (615) 837-5520, Fax: (615) 837-5003, Email:
  • SOUTH DICKSON, Camp Ravine Road (Lat: 36.029222 Lon: -87.240444), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125 m, Call Sign: WQYF811,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, 10835.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2016, Expiration Date: 09/14/2026, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Burns)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2891A , Serial Number: 30091, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 07/16/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 08/03/1994
    Registrant (Corporation): Wai Inc, Po Box 280, Burns, TN 37029
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6613X , Serial Number: 21057613, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1960, Certificate Issue Date: 01/30/2003
    Registrant (Individual): Robert C Peery, 1445 Hwy 96, Burns, TN 37029
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6VU , Serial Number: TH-665, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 08/14/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 04/06/1983
    Registrant (Corporation): Wai Inc, Po Box 280, Burns, TN 37029
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 702DS , Serial Number: 0989, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/2004, Certificate Issue Date: 07/11/2008
    Registrant (LLC): Yaviation LLC, 2801 Church Street, Burns, TN 37029
  • Aircraft: AIR CREATION CLIPPER 912 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912 (80 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9298E , Serial Number: T00057, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 07/19/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Arthur Jr Williams, 1530 Deal Rd, Burns, TN 37029
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 65-CA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 34479 , Serial Number: C15051, Year manufactured: 1941
    Registrant (Individual): D S Satterfield, Rt 2, Burns, TN 37029
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 11/29/2019
  • Aircraft: NORTHWING DESIGN APACHE QUEST (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: 2 Cycle
    N-Number: 425DW , Serial Number: 63155, Certificate Issue Date: 11/03/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Paul Cromp, 1013 Railroad St, Burns, TN 37029
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/19/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$181,0202$138,3008$157,4341$48,2901$64,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$112,8400$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$127,1330$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$240,3300$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0604.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$80,580
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0604.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Burns, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Burns, TN - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 15. The highest number of fire incidents - 33 took place in 2009, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Burns, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.9%), and Structure Fires (31.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Burns, TN
    • 11647.9%Outside Fires
    • 7531.0%Structure Fires
    • 3112.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 208.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Burns, TN
Most common first names in Burns, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3070.0 years
William2977.1 years
Mary2876.9 years
John1572.9 years
Robert1373.7 years
George978.9 years
Sarah880.8 years
Thomas872.1 years
Paul765.7 years
Margaret772.9 years
Most common last names in Burns, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown2174.9 years
Tidwell2181.4 years
Bishop1769.5 years
Johnson1577.6 years
Gentry1479.2 years
Garton1177.3 years
Jackson1071.9 years
Smith1078.1 years
Spicer984.4 years
Daniel982.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Burns, TN
  • 62.8%Utility gas
  • 36.3%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Burns, TN
  • 51.2%Utility gas
  • 48.8%Electricity


Burns compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 6 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2021.