Collegedale, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 11,659 (93% urban, 7% rural).
Population change since 2000: +79.0%
Males: 5,640  (48.4%)
Females: 6,019  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

33.8 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 37315.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $54,014 (it was $42,270 in 2000)
Collegedale:

$54,014
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,922 (it was $18,604 in 2000)

Collegedale city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $204,306 (it was $110,000 in 2000)
Collegedale:

$204,306
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $250,559; detached houses: $268,047; townhouses or other attached units: $232,733; mobile homes: $32,571

Median gross rent in 2017: $957.

March 2019 cost of living index in Collegedale: 89.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.3%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Black residents, 38.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 87.9% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Collegedale, TN (2010)
    • 6,17374.5%White alone
    • 1,02712.4%Hispanic
    • 5506.6%Black alone
    • 3344.0%Asian alone
    • 1321.6%Two or more races
    • 290.4%American Indian alone
    • 200.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 170.2%Other race alone

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

Crime rates in Collegedale 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)
2
(27.6)
3
(41.1)
2
(26.9)
1
(13.2)
1
(12.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.9)
1
(12.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(20.2)
3
(26.4)
3
(26.7)
1
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(27.6)
2
(27.4)
3
(40.4)
2
(26.3)
1
(12.3)
2
(24.0)
1
(12.0)
1
(12.0)
2
(21.1)
1
(10.1)
2
(17.6)
1
(8.9)
2
(16.7)
2
(16.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(96.7)
3
(41.1)
14
(188.6)
5
(65.8)
3
(37.0)
3
(36.0)
8
(95.7)
8
(95.8)
14
(147.9)
4
(40.4)
9
(79.3)
4
(35.6)
3
(25.0)
3
(24.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
42
(580.0)
42
(574.8)
20
(269.4)
33
(434.3)
27
(333.1)
29
(347.6)
30
(359.0)
17
(203.5)
23
(242.9)
38
(384.3)
27
(237.8)
19
(169.0)
19
(158.3)
16
(131.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
173
(2,389)
175
(2,395)
218
(2,937)
284
(3,737)
128
(1,579)
119
(1,426)
141
(1,687)
121
(1,449)
131
(1,384)
154
(1,557)
157
(1,383)
111
(987.1)
165
(1,374)
154
(1,263)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(41.4)
5
(68.4)
4
(53.9)
8
(105.3)
4
(49.3)
7
(83.9)
4
(47.9)
5
(59.9)
3
(31.7)
10
(101.1)
10
(88.1)
7
(62.2)
15
(124.9)
11
(90.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.0)
1
(12.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(30.3)
1
(8.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.3)
1
(8.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)189.2190.8212.0219.9111.4102.5138.3109.3110.8124.6121.387.492.776.8

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City-data.com crime index in Collegedale, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 22 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Tennessee average:

2.56
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Ancestries: American (20.8%), English (9.1%), German (8.2%), European (4.0%), Yugoslavian (2.2%), Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1968

Elevation: 800 feet

Land area: 8.33 square miles.

Population density: 1,399 people per square mile   (low).

Collegedale, Tennessee map

1,607 residents are foreign born (5.9% Latin America, 2.9% Europe).

This city:

14.5%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,007 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,193 (1.1%)

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 )

Latitude: 35.05 N, Longitude: 85.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,507 (+22.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,284 (41.8%)

Area code: 423

Distribution of median household income in Collegedale, TN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Collegedale, TN in 2017

Property values in Collegedale, TN

Collegedale satellite photo by USGS

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
  • 2015: 23 buildings, average cost: $251,200
  • 2016: 27 buildings, average cost: $274,800
  • 2017: 13 buildings, average cost: $243,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Collegedale, TN residents
Average permit cost in Collegedale, TN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Historical population in Collegedale, TN
Historical housing units in Collegedale, TN

Population change in the 1990s: +1,170 (+21.9%).
Most common industries in Collegedale, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (21.5%)
  • Health care (15.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.5%)
  • Food (6.8%)
  • Construction (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Educational services (13.5%)
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Food (8.6%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (29.4%)
  • Health care (22.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Food (5.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (2.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (2.4%)
Most common occupations in Collegedale, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Registered nurses (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (2.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Computer specialists (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (11.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (3.8%)

Average climate in Collegedale, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Collegedale, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.8. This is about average.

City:

67.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

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.:

0.27
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

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.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2011 was 2.26. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.26
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.10
U.S.:

8.46

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 Collegedale 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 the city 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 Collegedale 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 Collegedale 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 (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 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)

Points of interest:

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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
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

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

For population 15 years and over in Collegedale:

Marital status in Collegedale, TN
  • Never married: 37.5%
  • Now married: 45.3%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 10.9%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

For population 25 years and over in Collegedale:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Collegedale
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Collegedale, TN (based on Hamilton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Hamilton 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.
Tennessee:

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

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

11.1%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.5%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

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

Collegedale government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $1,576,000 ($135.17)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,494,000 ($128.14)
    General - Other: $1,490,000 ($127.80)
    Regular Highways: $1,457,000 ($124.97)
    Sewerage: $585,000 ($50.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $572,000 ($49.06)
    General Public Buildings: $552,000 ($47.35)
    Central Staff Services: $491,000 ($42.11)
    Libraries: $403,000 ($34.57)
    Air Transportation: $331,000 ($28.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $293,000 ($25.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $172,000 ($14.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $139,000 ($11.92)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $136,000 ($11.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $161,000 ($13.81)
    Sewerage: $142,000 ($12.18)
    Solid Waste Management: $133,000 ($11.41)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($4.03)
    General - Other: $25,000 ($2.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,373,000 ($203.53)

Collegedale government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $818,000 ($70.16)
    Air Transportation: $450,000 ($38.60)
    Other: $35,000 ($3.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($1.29)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $589,000 ($50.52)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,073,000 ($177.80)
    Other: $7,000 ($0.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $1,170,000 ($100.35)
    Interest Earnings: $274,000 ($23.50)
    Fines and Forfeits: $260,000 ($22.30)
    Sale of Property: $94,000 ($8.06)
    General Revenue - Other: $92,000 ($7.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $820,000 ($70.33)
    Highways: $241,000 ($20.67)
    Other: $71,000 ($6.09)
    Sewerage: $29,000 ($2.49)
  • Tax - Property: $4,061,000 ($348.31)
    Other License: $197,000 ($16.90)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $165,000 ($14.15)
    Public Utilities Sales: $91,000 ($7.81)

Collegedale government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,766,000 ($237.24)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,259,000 ($193.76)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $507,000 ($43.49)

Collegedale government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,991,000 ($685.39)

6.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,175 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,425 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.29%
Tennessee average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Catoosa County, GA  0.44% ($44,881 average AGI)
from Bradley County, TN  0.37% ($44,950)
from Walker County, GA  0.27% ($35,898)


5.42% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
Tennessee average:

6.65%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($519 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.02%
Tennessee average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Catoosa County, GA  0.48% ($40,446 average AGI)
to Bradley County, TN  0.36% ($45,149)
to Walker County, GA  0.29% ($33,008)

Businesses in Collegedale, TN

  • FedEx: 1
  • Subway: 1

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 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Collegedale fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 15Number of bridges
  • 89ft / 26.7mTotal length
  • $848,000Total costs
  • 112,110Total average daily traffic
  • 5,230Total average daily truck traffic
  • 180,256Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Collegedale, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 31980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 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:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast 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 MHz, Grant Date: 11/24/2014, Expiration Date: 01/10/2025, Certifier: Ronald A Farris, Registrant: City Of Chattanooga, 910 Wisdom Street, 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 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2000, Expiration Date: 03/02/2005, Cancellation Date: 12/05/2001, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 03/02/2013, Expiration Date: 04/02/2023, Registrant: Communications & Electronics, Inc., 2310 Belle Arbor Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37406, Phone: (423) 698-3306, Fax: (423) 698-0446, Email:
  • SOUTHERN ADVENTIST, Lat: 35.022306 Lon: -85.075778, Call Sign: WQDZ330,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.387 MHz, Grant Date: 10/10/2015, Expiration Date: 12/06/2025, Certifier: Doug E Walter, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2017, Expiration Date: 04/05/2027, Certifier: Doug Walter, Registrant: 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 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2016, Expiration Date: 08/10/2016, Cancellation Date: 10/15/2016, Certifier: Patrick Rollins, Registrant: City Of Chattanooga, 3420 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, TN 37406, Phone: (423) 643-5236, Fax: (423) 643-5066, Email:
  • Lat: 35.044861 Lon: -85.050278, Call Sign: WRCE363,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.487 MHz, 457.350 MHz, 457.762 MHz, 466.525 MHz, 466.862 MHz, 451.362 MHz, 452.037 MHz, 456.362 MHz, 456.562 MHz, 457.037 MHz, Grant Date: 09/10/2018, Expiration Date: 09/10/2028, Certifier: David Djernes, Registrant: Mobile Communications America, 1201 Crutchfield St, Chattanooga, TN 37406, Phone: (423) 698-3306, Fax: (423) 698-0446, 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:

84 (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 in Collegedale, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Collegedale, 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 fires per year is 23. The highest number of fires - 41 took place in 2007, and the least - 11 in 2018. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Collegedale, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (44.0%), and Structure Fires (37.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Collegedale, TN
    • 16044.0%Outside Fires
    • 13637.4%Structure Fires
    • 5916.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 92.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Collegedale, TN
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Collegedale, TN
  • 65.8%Electricity
  • 30.5%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 1.3%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Collegedale, TN
  • 89.6%Electricity
  • 9.5%Utility gas
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Collegedale compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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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  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents"
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