Centertown, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 244 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.1%
 
Males: 102  (41.9%)
Females: 142  (58.1%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Tennessee median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 37110.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $46,906 (it was $29,792 in 2000)
Centertown:

$46,906
TN:

$48,547

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,162 (it was $15,157 in 2000)

Centertown town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $79,066 (it was $68,500 in 2000)
Centertown:

$79,066
TN:

$157,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $143,259; Detached houses: $142,807

Median gross rent in 2016: $626.

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  • Races in Centertown, TN (2010)

    Centertown races chart
    • 23998.4%White alone
    • 20.8%Two or more races
    • 10.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.4%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Centertown: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (21.1%), Irish (9.8%), Italian (9.8%), Scotch-Irish (9.0%), English (6.0%), Welsh (5.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1951

Elevation: 1094 feet

Land area: 0.92 square miles.

Population density: 265 people per square mile   (very low).

Centertown,TN real estate house value index trend

Centertown, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Centertown:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Centertown town:

  • Never married: 9.3%
  • Now married: 57.8%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 24.4%

3 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.2%
Tennessee:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $449 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $471 (0.6%)

Centertown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (28.2 miles , pop. 68,816).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (55.8 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (433.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Plateau of the Barrens, TN (2.5 miles ), Morrison, TN (2.9 miles ), McMinnville, TN (2.9 miles ), Dibrell, TN (3.0 miles ), South Cannon, TN (3.2 miles ), Woodbury, TN (3.3 miles ), Summitville, TN (3.4 miles ), Lakewood Park, TN (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 35.72 N, Longitude: 85.92 W

Area code: 931

Centertown household income distribution Centertown home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -316 (-55.1%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (24%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Construction (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Centertown, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Centertown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.0 miles away from the Centertown town center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.

On 1/24/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.8 miles away from the town center injured 18 people and caused $5 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Centertown-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from the city 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 217.7 miles away from Centertown center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 203.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 110.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 187.4 miles away from Centertown center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 177.4 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 Warren County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Centertown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Centertown:

  • NHC HEALTHCARE, MCMINNVILLE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MC MINNVILLE, TN)
  • CAREALL HOME CARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MC MINNVILLE, TN)
  • FRIENDSHIP HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; MC MINNVILLE, TN)
  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; MC MINNVILLE, TN)
  • RAINTREE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MC MINNVILLE, TN)
  • RCG MCMINNVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; MCMINNVILLE, TN)
  • WARREN REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; MC MINNVILLE, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Centertown:

  • Middle Tennessee State University (about 27 miles; Murfreesboro, TN; Full-time enrollment: 21,628)
  • Motlow State Community College (about 33 miles; Tullahoma, TN; FT enrollment: 2,915)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 40 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 9,761)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 55 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,311)
  • Trevecca Nazarene University (about 55 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,223)
  • Lipscomb University (about 56 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,827)
  • Belmont University (about 57 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,795)

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Notable location: Centertown Community Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Centertown include: Centertown United Methodist Church (A), Centertown Church of Christ (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Warren 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
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 75.7. This is about average.

City:

75.7
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.46. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.46
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.58
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 33.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.5
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 7.6%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  74.7%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.0%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Tennessee average:

11.7

Centertown travel time to work - commute Centertown mode of transportation to work chart

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Religion statistics for Centertown town (based on Warren County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,657107
Mainline Protestant1,63812
Other7844
Catholic5001
Black Protestant1851
None18,075-
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: 13
Warren County:

3.28 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Warren County:

0.76 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Warren County:

5.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 23
Here:

5.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Warren County:

31.7%
Tennessee:

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

9.3%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Centertown:

43.4%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

32.8%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Centertown:

27.2
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Centertown:

16.7%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.4%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Centertown:

6.7
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

23.4%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Centertown:

50.2%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Centertown:

72.8%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Centertown, 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

4.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,285 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.70%
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 Rutherford County, TN  0.44% ($28,983 average AGI)
from Coffee County, TN  0.42% ($25,825)
from DeKalb County, TN  0.39% ($22,340)


4.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,987 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.51%
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 Coffee County, TN  0.53% ($26,653 average AGI)
to Rutherford County, TN  0.52% ($29,535)
to DeKalb County, TN  0.38% ($28,308)

Strongest AM radio stations in Centertown:

  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WAKI (1230 AM; 1 kW; MCMINNVILLE, TN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WMSR (1320 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMGC (810 AM; 5 kW; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: RADIO 810 NASHVILLE, LIMITED)
  • WBMC (960 AM; 1 kW; MCMINNVILLE, TN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Centertown:

  • WWTN (99.7 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WTRZ-FM (103.9 FM; MCMINNVILLE, TN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WMOT (89.5 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBOZ (104.9 FM; WOODBURY, TN; Owner: REACH SATELLITE NETWORK)
  • WKZP (107.3 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGSQ (94.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZYZ (90.1 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: CHURCH FAITH TRINITY ASSEMBLIES)
  • WBUZ (102.9 FM; LA VERGNE, TN; Owner: WYCQ, INC)
  • W211AS (90.1 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WRLT (100.1 FM; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: TUNED-IN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WSGM (104.7 FM; COALMONT, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNICATION CORPORATION)
  • WRKK-FM (105.5 FM; SPARTA, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJLE-FM (101.7 FM; SMITHVILLE, TN; Owner: LEON B. STRIBLING AND W.E. VANETTA)
  • W299AE (107.7 FM; MCMINNVILLE, TN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Centertown:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WNAB (Channel 58; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE LICENSE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WHTN (Channel 39; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION NETWORK, INC.)

Centertown fatal accident list:

Sep 30, 2008 08:22 AM, Us-Sr1, Lat: 35.72949, Lon: -85.92890, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
Aug 26, 1994 06:00 AM, Sr1, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 13m43ftTotal length
  • $1,185,000Total costs
  • 8,930Total average daily traffic
  • 631Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,288Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (76%)
  • Utility gas (23%)

Centertown compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
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