Copperhill, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 318 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -37.8%
Males: 144  (45.3%)
Females: 174  (54.7%)
Median resident age:

35.5 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 37317.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $24,770 (it was $25,313 in 2000)
Copperhill:

$24,770
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,039 (it was $15,677 in 2000)

Copperhill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $69,562 (it was $52,900 in 2000)
Copperhill:

$69,562
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $102,308; detached houses: $104,366; mobile homes: $58,944

Median gross rent in 2017: $625.

March 2019 cost of living index in Copperhill: 79.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 44.1%
(40.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 95.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Copperhill, TN (2010)
    • 32391.2%White alone
    • 215.9%Hispanic
    • 61.7%Two or more races
    • 20.6%Black alone
    • 10.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 18 registered sex offenders living in Copperhill, Tennessee as of June 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Copperhill is 22 to 1.


Crime rates in Copperhill by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2013

2014

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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(430.1)
1
(223.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(233.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(200.8)
1
(204.9)
0
(0.0)
4
(894.9)
3
(689.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(593.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(1,004)
3
(614.8)
3
(645.2)
8
(1,790)
0
(0.0)
5
(1,168)
2
(560.2)
1
(294.1)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(602.4)
15
(3,074)
10
(2,151)
6
(1,342)
5
(1,149)
5
(1,168)
3
(840.3)
1
(294.1)
2
(593.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(200.8)
5
(1,025)
1
(215.1)
1
(223.7)
1
(229.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(223.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)150.6288.9277.4443.0202.3198.672.832.4142.4

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City-data.com crime index in Copperhill, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

8.90
Tennessee average:

2.70
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Ancestries: American (63.8%), English (5.8%), Irish (5.3%), German (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1913

Elevation: 1476 feet

Land area: 1.88 square miles.

Population density: 169 people per square mile   (very low).

Copperhill, Tennessee map

27 residents are foreign born (3.9% Latin America, 0.8% Europe, 0.8% North America, 0.6% Asia).

This city:

5.5%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $764 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $374 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (50.7 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (85.3 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (506.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

McCaysville, GA (0.9 miles ),
Epworth, GA (1.7 miles ),
Ducktown, TN (1.7 miles ),
Higdon-Mobile, GA (2.4 miles ),
Mineral Bluff, GA (2.8 miles ),
Blue Ridge, GA (3.0 miles ),
Turtletown, TN (3.1 miles ),
Morganton, GA (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 34.99 N, Longitude: 84.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 706

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $65,000
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.9%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Most common industries in Copperhill, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (10.0%)
  • Construction (8.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.8%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Apparel (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Textile mills & textile products (15.6%)
  • Construction (14.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.9%)
  • Public administration (9.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (7.4%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (23.7%)
  • Educational services (8.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (8.2%)
  • Apparel (7.2%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (5.2%)
Most common occupations in Copperhill, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.9%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.6%)
  • Carpenters (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.0%)
  • Carpenters (8.2%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.2%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (6.2%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.2%)

Average climate in Copperhill, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.8. This is better than average.

City:

56.8
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.61
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 36.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.7
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Copperhill-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 14% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the Copperhill city center killed 4 people and injured 26 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 22.8 miles away from the city center killed 9 people and injured 67 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Copperhill-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 80% 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 79.2 miles away from Copperhill center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 60.5 miles away from Copperhill center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 132.6 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 223.5 miles away from Copperhill 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 308.4 miles away from Copperhill 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 198.0 miles away from Copperhill 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 Polk County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Flash Floods: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Copperhill topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Copperhill:

  • COPPER BASIN MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, HIGHWAY 68)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Copperhill:

  • UNITED HOSPICE, INC BLUE RIDGE (Hospital, about 9 miles away; BLUE RIDGE, GA)
  • HERITAGE HEALTHCARE OF BLUE RIDGE (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; BLUE RIDGE, GA)

Airports and heliports located in Copperhill:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Copperhill:

  • Lee University (about 31 miles; Cleveland, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,422)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 33 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 39 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Dalton State College (about 39 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • University of North Georgia (about 39 miles; Dahlonega, GA; FT enrollment: 12,445)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 50 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 6,827)
  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 53 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 10,158)

Public high school in Copperhill:

Public elementary/middle school in Copperhill:

See full list of schools located in Copperhill

Library in Copperhill:

  • COPPERHILL PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $8,048; Location: 160 MAIN STREET; 4,453 books; 114 audio materials; 160 video materials; 32 state licensed databases)

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Church in Copperhill: United Methodist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Davis Mill Creek (A), North Potato Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Chad Kimsey - Baseball player, Johnnie Chambers - Baseball player.

Polk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Copperhill and their reported violations in the past:

COPPERHILL WATER DEPT. (Population served: 1,255, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-21-2014)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-03-2014), St Public Notif requested (MAR-03-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2013)
  • Failure Submit IDSE/Subpart V Plan Rpt - In JUL-01-2010, Contaminant: DBP STAGE 2. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-13-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
CHEROKEE HILLS UTILITY DIST (Population served: 301, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2011)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - In JUN-01-2000, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-27-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-27-2000), St Public Notif received (DEC-19-2000)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
EAGLE RANCH ADVENTURE COMPANY, INC. (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

1.9 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

48.1%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.0%
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

Banks with branches in Copperhill (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Copper Basin Main Branch at 114 Ocoee Street, branch established on 1974/10/07. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Copperhill:

Marital status in Copperhill, TN
  • Never married: 15.3%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 22.8%

For population 25 years and over in Copperhill:

  • High school or higher: 73.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 40.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Tennessee average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Copperhill, TN (based on Polk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,65853
Mainline Protestant6445
Catholic1901
Other-1
None5,333-
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: 2
This county:

1.28 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
This county:

7.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.3%
State:

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

15.1%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.9%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Copperhill:

44.4%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Copperhill:

29.1
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.7%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Copperhill:

11.4%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.8%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Copperhill:

54.4%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.6%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Copperhill, 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
Streets and Highways 2$5,314$31,8840$0
Solid Waste Management 2$5,669$34,0140$0
Water Supply 1$2,834$34,0080$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$4,089
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 5$13,817$33,1616$4,089

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $220,000 ($691.82)
    Police Protection: $183,000 ($575.47)
    Regular Highways: $158,000 ($496.86)
    Solid Waste Management: $14,000 ($44.03)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,000 ($34.59)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($18.87)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $87,000 ($273.58)
    Police Protection: $33,000 ($103.77)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($22.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($22.01)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($6.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $61,000 ($191.82)

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

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($15.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($12.58)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $129,000 ($405.66)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $40,000 ($125.79)
    General Revenue - Other: $8,000 ($25.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $13,000 ($40.88)
    Other: $6,000 ($18.87)
  • Tax - Property: $276,000 ($867.92)
    Other Selective Sales: $128,000 ($402.52)
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,000 ($9.43)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $1,000 ($3.14)
    Other License: $1,000 ($3.14)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $136,000 ($427.67)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $84,000 ($264.15)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $52,000 ($163.52)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $513,000 ($1613.21)

7.28% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($38,525 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.28%
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 Bradley County, TN  2.37% ($35,219 average AGI)
to McMinn County, TN  0.80% ($30,543)
to Fannin County, GA  0.71% ($25,780)

Businesses in Copperhill, TN

  • FedEx: 1
  • H&R Block: 1
  • Hardee's: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Copperhill:

  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKRK (1320 AM; 5 kW; MURPHY, NC; Owner: RADFORD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDGR (1210 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DAHLONEGA, GA; Owner: SMALL TOWN RADIO OF GEORGIA, INC.)
  • WAZX (1550 AM; 50 kW; SMYRNA, GA; Owner: GA-MEX BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Copperhill:

  • W250AJ (97.9 FM; COPPERHILL, TN; Owner: JOHN REYNOLDS)
  • W234AG (94.7 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPPL (103.9 FM; BLUE RIDGE, GA; Owner: FANNIN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WNSY (100.1 FM; TALKING ROCK, GA; Owner: CHARLES A. MCCLURE)
  • WLLJ (103.1 FM; ETOWAH, TN; Owner: FRIENDSHIP BROADCASTING LLC.)
  • WQMT (98.9 FM; CHATSWORTH, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W221AW (92.1 FM; NORTH CANTON, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W214AS (90.7 FM; WALESKA, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WCNG (102.7 FM; MURPHY, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WALV (95.3 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WOCE (93.1 FM; BENTON, TN; Owner: LB RADIO OF CHATTANOOGA, LLC)
  • WLJA-FM (93.5 FM; ELLIJAY, GA; Owner: TRI-STATE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • W203BA (88.5 FM; BLUE RIDGE, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Copperhill:

  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WPDP-LP (Channel 25; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)

Copperhill fatal accident list:

Nov 30, 2006 87:99 PM, Shady Grove Road, Lat: 34.988470, Lon: -84.368910, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 25, 2005 07:45 PM, Grassy Creek Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 59ft / 18.5mTotal length
  • $2,411,000Total costs
  • 16,180Total average daily traffic
  • 798Total average daily truck traffic
  • 22,720Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Copperhill)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • STILLWELL, Off Road At The End Of Stellwell Rd (Lat: 35.020639 Lon: -84.319667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 22.9 m, Overall height: 23 m, Call Sign: WRBX321, Licensee ID: L02198083,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.390 MHz, Grant Date: 07/16/2018, Expiration Date: 07/16/2028, Certifier: Steven T Dilbeck, Registrant: City Of Copperhill, 160 Main Street, Copperhill, TN 37317, Phone: (423) 496-5141

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Copperhill)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2
  • COPPER BASIN AVIATION INC, Po Box 817, Copperhill, TN 37317
    Certificate: 00-1881 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 10/24/2000, Expiration Date: 10/23/2001
  • JET TECH INC, Po Box 381, Copperhill, TN 37317
    Certificate: 03-0139 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 01/23/2003, Expiration Date: 01/22/2004

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 537FL , Serial Number: 28-7125367, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 04/13/1971, Certificate Issue Date: 06/24/2016
    Registrant (Individual): William J Keldahl, 619 Ocoee St, Copperhill, TN 37317
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 78489 , Serial Number: 17257636, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/07/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 08/04/2015
    Registrant (Individual): Richard L Tanner, Po Box 1173, Copperhill, TN 37317

2002 - 2016 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2016 the average number of fires per year is 13. The highest number of reported fires - 54 took place in 2006, and the least - 0 in 2009. The data has a constant trend.
    Fire incident types in Copperhill, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (48.0%), and Structure Fires (32.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Copperhill, TN
    • 9448.0%Outside Fires
    • 6332.1%Structure Fires
    • 3015.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 94.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Copperhill, TN
Most common first names in Copperhill, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William4875.1 years
James4173.9 years
John3175.1 years
Mary3079.1 years
Robert2567.0 years
Charles1871.7 years
Carl1772.8 years
George1475.8 years
Fred1375.5 years
Dorothy1275.4 years
Most common last names in Copperhill, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Panter2372.6 years
Deal2266.7 years
Jones1873.5 years
Loudermilk1467.9 years
Ledford1471.3 years
Cole1374.6 years
Harper1375.7 years
Hughes1377.9 years
Patterson1268.1 years
Bell1278.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Copperhill, TN
  • 55.8%Electricity
  • 31.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.2%Wood
  • 3.3%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Copperhill, TN
  • 78.4%Electricity
  • 11.8%Wood
  • 7.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Copperhill compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 4 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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