Decaturville, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 868 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +1.0%
 
Males: 392  (45.2%)
Females: 476  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  45.0 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 38329.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $24,326 (it was $23,056 in 2000)
Decaturville:

$24,326
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,582 (it was $14,864 in 2000)

Decaturville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $64,909 (it was $54,300 in 2000)
Decaturville:

$64,909
TN:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $75,002; Detached houses: $79,140; Mobile homes: $29,041

Median gross rent in 2013: $564.

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  • Races in Decaturville, TN (2010)

    Decaturville races chart
    • 72884.0%White alone
    • 11112.8%Black alone
    • 131.5%Two or more races
    • 121.4%Hispanic
    • 20.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Decaturville: 79.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (27.6%), United States (16.1%), English (8.1%), German (3.4%), Italian (1.7%), Scottish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1850

Elevation: 517 feet

Land area: 1.68 square miles.

Population density: 516 people per square mile   (low).

Decaturville,TN real estate house value index trend

Decaturville, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Decaturville:

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Decaturville town:

  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 42.8%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 13.6%
  • Divorced: 14.6%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.2%
Tennessee:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $398 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $386 (0.6%)

Decaturville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (39.4 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (85.7 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (433.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Parsons, TN (2.1 miles ), Scotts Hill, TN (2.9 miles ), Chesterfield, TN (3.0 miles ), Darden, TN (3.2 miles ), Sardis, TN (3.7 miles ), Saltillo, TN (3.9 miles ), Clifton, TN (4.0 miles ), Linden, TN (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 35.58 N, Longitude: 88.12 W

Area code: 731

Decaturville household income distribution Decaturville home values distribution

Crime rates in Decaturville by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0116.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 20020001322
per 100,000 235.30.00.0233.40.00.00.0114.3344.8232.0230.1
Burglaries 101153111756
per 100,000 117.60.0117.2116.7606.1365.01,322.1114.3804.6580.0690.4
Thefts 913310657811
per 100,000 1,058.8117.5351.7350.1121.20.0721.2571.4804.6928.11,265.8
Auto thefts 21220001210
per 100,000 235.3117.5234.5233.40.00.00.0114.3229.9116.00.0
Arson 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.5) 121.214.742.7334.049.226.6126.465.4183.1138.9150.9

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

1.15
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.0%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -11 (-1.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (36%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Decaturville, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Decaturville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 80% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.8 miles away from the Decaturville town center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center killed 38 people and injured 157 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Decaturville-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 198.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 116.8 miles away from Decaturville center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 124.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 134.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 96.9 miles away from Decaturville 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 167.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Decatur County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Decaturville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Decaturville:

  • WESTWOOD HEALTH CARE (524 WEST MAIN STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Decaturville:

  • VOLUNTEER HOMECARE OF WEST TN (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; PARSONS, TN)
  • DECATUR COUNTY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PARSONS, TN)
  • (CLOSED) GOLDEN BUTTERFLY HC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; PARSONS, TN)
  • TENNESSEE QUALITY HOMECARE SW (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; PARSONS, TN)
  • DECATUR COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; PARSONS, TN)
  • PERRY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; LINDEN, TN)
  • LEXINGTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; LEXINGTON, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Decaturville:

  • Jackson State Community College (about 38 miles; Jackson, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,958)
  • Union University (about 42 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Bethel University (about 45 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)
  • Columbia State Community College (about 58 miles; Columbia, TN; FT enrollment: 3,383)
  • University of North Alabama (about 60 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 64 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 67 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)

Public high school in Decaturville:

Public elementary/middle school in Decaturville:

See full list of schools located in Decaturville

Library in Decaturville:

  • DECATUR COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $71,592; Location: 20 WEST MARKET STREET; 18,119 books; 1,094 audio materials; 2,389 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 32 state licensed databases; 38 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Decaturville: Decatur County Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (A), Town of Decaturville City Fire Department (B), Decatur County Courthouse (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: Chancery Court Clerk (Recreation Areas; 22 West Main Street), Circuit Court Clerk (Recreation Areas; 22 West Main Street).

Courts: Juvenile Court (71 West Main Street), General Sessions Court Decatur County Courthouse (22 West Main Street), Circuit Court Clerk (22 West Main Street), Chancery Court Clerk (22 West Main Street).

Decatur County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 26.8%
(25.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.7% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.0%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.4%
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: 0.0% of all households
83 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
27 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
77 people in nursing homes in 2000
11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Decaturville (2011 data):

  • Decatur County Bank: at 56 N. Pleasant St., branch established on 1899/11/16. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $90.2 mil, Deposits: $77.5 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Decatur Bancshares, Inc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Tennessee average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Decaturville town (based on Decatur County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,21537
Mainline Protestant1,01311
Black Protestant2514
Catholic881
Other--
None5,190-
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: 5
Decatur County:

4.41 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Decatur County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Decatur County:

10.60 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Here:

9.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.4%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Decatur County:

27.9%
Tennessee:

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

11.8%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Decaturville:

46.4%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

38.2%
State:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.0
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Decaturville:

17.7%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.0%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Decaturville:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Decaturville:

29.2%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

50.2%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.3%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Decaturville, 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$4,061$48,7320$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$1,200
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$150
Police Protection - Officers 1$2,409$28,9080$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,303$39,6360$0
Sewerage 1$2,471$29,6520$0
Water Supply 3$10,453$41,8120$0
Totals for Government 7$22,697$38,9094$1,350

Decaturville government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $237,000 ($273.04)
    Financial Administration: $158,000 ($182.03)
    Sewerage: $96,000 ($110.60)
    Police Protection: $32,000 ($36.87)
    Regular Highways: $18,000 ($20.74)
    Fire Protection: $12,000 ($13.82)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($10.37)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $213,000 ($245.39)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $51,000 ($58.76)

Decaturville government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $103,000 ($118.66)
    All Other: $4,000 ($4.61)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $74,000 ($85.25)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $44,000 ($50.69)
    General Revenue, NEC: $5,000 ($5.76)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $298,000 ($343.32)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $74,000 ($85.25)
    Highways: $22,000 ($25.35)
  • Tax - Property: $94,000 ($108.29)
    NEC: $9,000 ($10.37)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $4,000 ($4.61)

Decaturville government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $1,024,000 ($1179.72)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $248,000 ($285.71)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $219,000 ($252.30)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $970,000 ($1117.51)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $54,000 ($62.21)
    Other, NEC: $29,000 ($33.41)

Decaturville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $674,000 ($776.50)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $67,000 ($77.19)

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,355 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
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 Henderson County, TN  1.76% ($23,074 average AGI)
from Shelby County, TN  0.31% ($26,667)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,598 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
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 Henderson County, TN  1.44% ($27,589 average AGI)
to Shelby County, TN  0.49% ($25,632)
to Madison County, TN  0.44% ($28,471)

Strongest AM radio stations in Decaturville:

  • WKJQ (1550 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PARSONS, TN; Owner: CLENNEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)

Strongest FM radio stations in Decaturville:

  • WLVS-FM (106.5 FM; CLIFTON, TN; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WKJQ-FM (97.3 FM; PARSONS, TN; Owner: CLENNEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFGZ (94.5 FM; LOBELVILLE, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • WDNX (89.1 FM; OLIVE HILL, TN; Owner: RURAL LIFE FOUNDATION, INC)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIGH (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WBFG (96.5 FM; PARKER'S CROSSROADS, TN; Owner: CROSSROADS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WAYW (89.9 FM; NEW JOHNSONVILLE, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMSR-FM (94.9 FM; COLLINWOOD, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • WHHM-FM (107.7 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WZLT (99.3 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: LEXINGTON BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Decaturville:

  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLJT (Channel 11; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: WEST TENNESSEE PUBLIC TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W22BR (Channel 22; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CZ (Channel 52; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BZ (Channel 64; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W25BY (Channel 25; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W38BY (Channel 38; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54BU (Channel 54; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Decaturville fatal accident list:

Sep 2, 1991 02:00 AM, Sr100, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 3, 1978 01:50 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • City Hall Main St (Lat: 35.584528 Lon: -88.117528), Call Sign: KCX288
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.085 MHz, 37.2600 MHzGrant Date: 02/20/2002, Expiration Date: 01/21/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2012Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440
  • DECATUR CO 911, 21 South St (Lat: 35.583194 Lon: -88.117889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54 m, Overall height: 60 m, Call Sign: WNQC948
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.995 MHzGrant Date: 04/08/2014, Expiration Date: 06/07/2024Registrant: Scotts Hill Vol. Fire Dept, Main St, Scotts Hill, TN 38374, Phone: (731) 549-3176, Fax: (731) 549-2344, Email:
  • 21 S South Street (Lat: 35.583194 Lon: -88.117889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54 m, Call Sign: KWM863
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHzGrant Date: 01/05/2012, Expiration Date: 03/05/2022Registrant: Area Wide Communications, Medina, TN 38355, Phone: (731) 783-5380, Fax: (731) 783-3317, Email:
  • Market St (Lat: 35.584806 Lon: -88.117250), Call Sign: KXI969, Licensee ID: L00083993
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHzGrant Date: 08/23/1995, Expiration Date: 08/20/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2000Registrant: State Of Tennessee, 287 Plus Park Blvd, Nashville, TN 37247-0701, Phone: (901) 852-3714
  • E911, 21 South St. (Lat: 35.583194 Lon: -88.117889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30 m, Overall height: 32 m, Call Sign: WPUU531
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.800 MHzGrant Date: 08/06/2012, Expiration Date: 05/06/2022, Certifier: Wayne OdleRegistrant: Area Wide Communications, P O Box 8, Medina, TN 38355, Phone: (731) 783-5380, Fax: (731) 783-3317, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • SCOTTS HILL, 350 Hughs Rd (Lat: 35.518389 Lon: -88.235694), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WQTW878
    Assigned Frequencies: 11285.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/29/2014, Expiration Date: 04/29/2024, Certifier: John MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • TN1 DEC 5, 350 Hughes Road (Tn11464-S) (Lat: 35.518389 Lon: -88.235694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 93 m, Call Sign: WQWG977
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/19/2015, Expiration Date: 08/19/2025, Certifier: Mike JaksichRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8661, Email:
  • DECATURVILLE DT, 349 East White Oak St. (Lat: 35.590306 Lon: -88.114806), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.4 m, Overall height: 94.4 m, Call Sign: WQWR595
    Assigned Frequencies: 11035.0 MHz, 11115.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/29/2015, Expiration Date: 10/29/2025, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sancturary Pkwy #150, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 1 Mi Nw Of (Lat: 35.594806 Lon: -88.118083), Call Sign: KYP979, Licensee ID: L00126932
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.800 MHz, 161.975 MHzGrant Date: 03/10/1989, Expiration Date: 03/10/1994, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: Wjg Maritel Corp, 1790 September Ave, Memphis, TN 38116

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Decaturville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: LACY LOUIE EXPRESS-CT (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 311LA , Serial Number: L0001, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 09/18/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Louie Lacy, 3151 Middleburg Rd, Decaturville, TN 38329
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER A&C (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3505H , Serial Number: 22-1425, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 08/09/1976
    Registrant (Individual): Linda D Lunsford, 137 Riverview Dr, Decaturville, TN 38329
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28R-200 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 56791 , Serial Number: 28R-7435043, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 10/09/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Melvin G Brasher, 2428 Dunbar Rd, Decaturville, TN 38329

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

DECATURVILLE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2,223, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2009), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-20-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2009), St Public Notif received (NOV-25-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-17-2009), St AO (w/penalty) issued (MAY-20-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2007), St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-03-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 22
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Decaturville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Decaturville, TN
Most common first names in Decaturville, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5775.4 years
John4576.3 years
William3576.7 years
Mary3475.1 years
Robert2364.9 years
Willie2078.3 years
George1580.9 years
Jessie1379.2 years
Joe1372.3 years
Mildred1082.6 years
Most common last names in Decaturville, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3679.3 years
White3576.6 years
Yarbro2679.2 years
Brasher2575.1 years
Fisher2478.4 years
Keeton1688.1 years
Kelley1669.5 years
Scott1580.9 years
Lomax1580.7 years
Phillips1473.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (68%)
  • Electricity (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Decaturville, TN

  • U-Haul: 1

Decaturville compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 9 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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