Collegedale, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 10,729 (93% urban, 7% rural). Population change since 2000: +64.7%
Males: 5,012  (46.7%)
Females: 5,717  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 37315.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,117 (it was $42,270 in 2000)
Collegedale:

$50,117
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,330 (it was $18,604 in 2000)

Collegedale city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $181,183 (it was $110,000 in 2000)
Collegedale:

$181,183
TN:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $195,920; Detached houses: $202,218; Townhouses or other attached units: $186,260; In 2-unit structures: $121,793; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $193,231; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $235,034; Mobile homes: $60,339; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $10,449

Median gross rent in 2013: $771.

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  • Races in Collegedale, TN (2013)

    Collegedale races chart
    • 6,96077.6%White alone
    • 8319.3%Hispanic
    • 7228.1%Black alone
    • 2933.3%Asian alone
    • 1581.8%Two or more races
    • 110.1%American Indian alone
    • 80.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 70.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Collegedale: 89.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (14.7%), German (14.5%), Irish (10.3%), United States (8.4%), West Indian (4.3%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1968

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 8.33 square miles.

Population density: 1,287 people per square mile   (low).

Collegedale,TN real estate house value index trend

Collegedale, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Collegedale:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 36.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Collegedale city:

  • Never married: 35.0%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 7.7%

1,261 residents are foreign born (7.2% Latin America, 4.0% Europe).

This city:

13.9%
Tennessee:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,660 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,572 (0.8%)

Collegedale satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (12.5 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (96.6 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (490.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Ooltewah, TN (1.5 miles ), Apison, TN (1.5 miles ), East Brainerd, TN (2.1 miles ), South Bradley, TN (2.6 miles ), Harrison, TN (2.7 miles ), Cohutta, GA (2.9 miles ), Indian Springs, GA (3.0 miles ), Catoosa Springs, GA (3.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 89 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 1998: 64 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 1999: 64 buildings, average cost: $155,400
  • 2000: 29 buildings, average cost: $134,800
  • 2001: 32 buildings, average cost: $127,700
  • 2002: 39 buildings, average cost: $121,400
  • 2003: 53 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2004: 54 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2005: 61 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2006: 57 buildings, average cost: $186,000
  • 2007: 71 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2008: 21 buildings, average cost: $231,300
  • 2009: 30 buildings, average cost: $176,600
  • 2010: 45 buildings, average cost: $189,500
  • 2011: 41 buildings, average cost: $194,200
  • 2012: 37 buildings, average cost: $196,100
  • 2013: 17 buildings, average cost: $198,700
  • 2014: 21 buildings, average cost: $201,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 35.05 N, Longitude: 85.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,497 (+27.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,884 (43.1%)

Area code: 423

Collegedale household income distribution Collegedale home values distribution

Property values in Collegedale, TN


Crime rates in Collegedale by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 010000000000
per 100,000 0.014.20.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 031232110210
per 100,000 0.042.613.927.641.126.913.212.30.023.912.00.0
Robberies 101223212112
per 100,000 15.10.013.927.627.440.426.312.324.012.012.021.1
Assaults 1171773145338814
per 100,000 165.799.3236.196.741.1188.665.837.036.095.795.8147.9
Burglaries 223923424220332729301723
per 100,000 331.4553.3319.4580.0574.8269.4434.3333.1347.6359.0203.5242.9
Thefts 136217149173175218284128119141121131
per 100,000 2,048.83,078.92,069.22,389.22,395.02,936.83,737.31,579.11,426.31,687.21,448.61,383.6
Auto thefts 884354847453
per 100,000 120.5113.555.541.468.453.9105.349.383.947.959.931.7
Arson 020000000110
per 100,000 0.028.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.012.012.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 291.8) 153.6255.2173.4190.6192.2213.6221.6112.2103.3139.4110.1111.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Collegedale detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +1,170 (+21.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Collegedale, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Collegedale-area historical tornado activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 38% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 26.3 miles away from the Collegedale city center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/29/1997, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.5 miles away from the city center injured 44 people and caused $45 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Collegedale-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 79% 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 50.8 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 80.1 miles away from Collegedale 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 226.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 167.2 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) earthquake occurred 282.9 miles away from Collegedale 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 170.0 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 Hamilton County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Collegedale topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Collegedale:

  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF COLLEGEDALE (PO BOX 658, 9210 APISON PIKE)
  • LIFE CARE CTR OF COLLEGEDALE (9210 APISON PIKE BOX 658)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Collegedale:

  • HOME CARE SOLUTIONS (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; OOLTEWAH, TN)
  • OPEN ARMS CARE CORP SITE #14 (Hospital, about 3 miles away; OOLTEWAH, TN)
  • CHATTANOOGA HEALTH CARE ASSOCIATES (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • CONSULATE HEALTH CARE OF CHATTANOOGA (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • LIFE CARE AT HOME OF TENN (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • TRINITY HOSPICE OF TENNESSEE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • HAMILTON CO NH (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)

airports located in Collegedale:

Amtrak station near Collegedale:

  • 9 miles: CHATTANOOGA (GREYHOUND STA., 960 AIRPORT RD.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Operable nuclear power plants near Collegedale:

  • 17 miles: Sequoyah 1 and 2 in Soddy-Daisy, TN.

College/University in Collegedale:

  • Southern Adventist University (Full-time enrollment: 2,898; Location: 4881 Taylor Cir; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.southern.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Collegedale:

  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 12 miles; Chattanooga, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,827)
  • Lee University (about 13 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 4,422)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 15 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 15 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 10,158)
  • Dalton State College (about 20 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • Berry College (about 54 miles; Mount Berry, GA; FT enrollment: 2,102)
  • Georgia Northwestern Technical College (about 58 miles; Rome, GA; FT enrollment: 4,629)

Private high school in Collegedale:

  • COLLEGEDALE ACADEMY (Students: 359, Location: 4855 COLLGE DR, Grades: 9-12)

Private elementary/middle school in Collegedale:

  • COLLEGEDALE ADVENTIST MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 176, Location: 4856 COLLEGE DR E, Grades: 6-8)

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

Shopping Centers: Robinson Corner Shopping Center (1), College Plaze Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Collegedale: Tallant Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Tallant Cemetery (1), Collegedale Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Hamilton 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 2013 was 69.5. This is about average.

City:

69.5
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

0.29

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 6.39. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.39
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 1.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.65
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 32.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 14.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

14.6
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.18. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.18
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 11.6%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 55.6% for Black residents, 9.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.1% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.1%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.3%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Collegedale in 2010:

  • 1,472 people in college/university student housing
  • 117 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
1,100 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
150 people in nursing homes in 2000

Collegedale, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Collegedale (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Collegedale Branch at 9503 Apison Pike, branch established on 1980/10/31. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.8
Tennessee average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Collegedale city (based on Hamilton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant137,194357
Mainline Protestant31,98168
Black Protestant14,52561
Catholic12,6856
Other6,18731
Orthodox3884
None133,503-
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: 68
Hamilton County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Hamilton County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 156
Hamilton County:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 259
Here:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.1%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Hamilton County:

28.5%
Tennessee:

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

12.6%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.0%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Collegedale:

45.3%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Collegedale:

28.0
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.7%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Collegedale:

11.9%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Collegedale:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Collegedale:

30.3%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

55.7%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.5%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Collegedale, 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
Financial Administration 1$3,064$36,7680$0
Other Government Administration 9$39,757$53,0090$0
Judicial and Legal 2$5,112$30,6723$804
Police Protection - Officers 20$81,493$48,8960$0
Streets and Highways 7$19,550$33,5140$0
Airports 2$6,086$36,5164$2,327
Solid Waste Management 3$7,946$31,7841$1,016
Sewerage 1$2,759$33,1080$0
Parks and Recreation 3$7,583$30,3320$0
Other and Unallocable 2$6,511$39,0660$0
Totals for Government 50$179,861$43,1678$4,147

5.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,689 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($336 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.03%
Tennessee average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Catoosa County, GA  0.41% ($33,964 average AGI)
from Walker County, GA  0.33% ($27,182)
from Bradley County, TN  0.32% ($33,135)


5.19% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,390 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($281 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.04%
Tennessee average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Catoosa County, GA  0.49% ($35,132 average AGI)
to Walker County, GA  0.32% ($29,439)
to Bradley County, TN  0.31% ($33,979)

Strongest AM radio stations in Collegedale:

  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WNOO (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: PYE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGOW (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCLE (1570 AM; 5 kW; CLEVELAND, TN)
  • WDOD (1310 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WDEF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Collegedale:

  • WSGC-FM (101.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WALV (95.3 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W260AJ (99.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: WCCV)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSMC-FM (90.5 FM; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN COLLEGE OF SEVENTH-DAY ADVT)
  • WRXR-FM (105.5 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WOGT (107.9 FM; EAST RIDGE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W278AC (103.5 FM; WALDEN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUTC (88.1 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W268AA (101.5 FM; FALLING WATER, TN; Owner: S/WEST FLORIDA COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WDYN (89.7 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE TEMPLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WQMT (98.9 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKXJ (98.1 FM; SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Collegedale:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W21BZ (Channel 21; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W66CG (Channel 66; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WDSI-TV (Channel 61; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WDEF-TV (Channel 12; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTCI (Channel 45; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE GREATER CHATTANOOGA PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP)
  • W26BE (Channel 26; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WRCB-TV (Channel 3; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WELF (Channel 23; DALTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTVC (Channel 9; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF TENNESSEE, INC.)
  • WOOT-LP (Channel 6; CHATTANOOGA, ETC., TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRNG-LP (Channel 63; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WCNT-LP (Channel 65; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WTNB-CA (Channel 27; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WYHB-CA (Channel 39; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: YING HUA BENNS)
Collegedale fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Collegedale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 25m82ftTotal length
  • $800,000Total costs
  • 103,410Total average daily traffic
  • 4,847Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11910-1919
  • 11940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 51990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Collegedale, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 4100 Stratton Ln (Lat: 35.025556 Lon: -85.073889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 57.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPKT719
    Assigned Frequencies: 854.437 MHzGrant Date: 11/24/2014, Expiration Date: 01/10/2025, Certifier: Ronald A FarrisRegistrant: City Of Chattanooga, 3420 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37406, Phone: (423) 643-5236, Fax: (423) 643-5066, Email:
  • Atop White Oak Mountain At S End Aside Wsmc Fm Tower (Lat: 35.022306 Lon: -85.075500), Call Sign: KRZ962, Licensee ID: L00118613
    Assigned Frequencies: 39.9000 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2000, Expiration Date: 03/02/2005, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2001Registrant: City Of Collegedale, Collegedale, TN 37315
  • Lat: 35.064528 Lon: -85.080500, Call Sign: WPBY321
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.237 MHz, 466.262 MHz, 466.287 MHz, 466.312 MHz, 466.337 MHz, 466.362 MHz, 466.387 MHz, 466.412 MHzGrant Date: 03/02/2013, Expiration Date: 04/02/2023Registrant: Communications & Electronics, Inc., 2310 Belle Arbor Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37406, Phone: (423) 698-3306, Fax: (423) 698-0446, Email:
  • Collegedale SAD, Rr Mp 18.1h (Lat: 35.049250 Lon: -85.039389), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: KNDX459, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.950 MHz, 161.115 MHzGrant Date: 12/19/2012, Expiration Date: 03/18/2023Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • SOUTHERN ADVENTIST, Lat: 35.022306 Lon: -85.075778, Call Sign: WQDZ330
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.387 MHzGrant Date: 10/10/2015, Expiration Date: 12/06/2025, Certifier: Doug E WalterRegistrant: Southern Adventist University, 5061 Industrial Drive, Collegedale, TN 37315, Phone: (423) 236-2100, Fax: (423) 236-1100, Email:
  • Lat: 35.048333 Lon: -85.049444, Call Sign: WQGS638
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.737 MHz, 466.737 MHz, 463.387 MHz, 468.387 MHz, 463.787 MHz, 468.787 MHz, 463.962 MHz, 468.962 MHzGrant Date: 04/05/2007, Expiration Date: 04/05/2017, Certifier: Doug WalterRegistrant: Southern Adventist University, 5061 Industrial Drive, Collegedale, TN 37315, Phone: (423) 236-2100, Fax: (423) 236-1100, Email:
  • 4100 Stratton Ln (Lat: 35.025806 Lon: -85.073528), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 58.2 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQXE702
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.187 MHzGrant Date: 02/12/2016, Expiration Date: 08/10/2016, Certifier: Patrick RollinsRegistrant: City Of Chattanooga, 3420 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37406, Phone: (423) 643-5236, Fax: (423) 643-5066, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

87 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Collegedale)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

20 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Collegedale)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED5$200,59413$248,56048$200,8551$105,1403$173,3630$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$178,8704$200,4431$6,7500$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$72,1101$89,32011$193,0152$23,0252$136,4202$50,590
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$114,4403$211,90011$210,0800$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$04$200,9080$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$277,7833$267,723
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$207,4800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$234,230
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0112.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 23
  • Hazardous Condition: 30
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Collegedale

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Collegedale, TN

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (74%)
  • Utility gas (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Collegedale, TN

  • FedEx: 1
  • Subway: 1

Collegedale compared to Tennessee state average:

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

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