Dyer, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 2,281 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.2%
 
Males: 1,017  (44.6%)
Females: 1,264  (55.4%)
Median resident age:  38.7 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 38330.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,301 (it was $28,250 in 2000)
Dyer:

$38,301
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,261 (it was $14,587 in 2000)

Dyer city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $75,290 (it was $53,600 in 2000)
Dyer:

$75,290
TN:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $612.

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  • Races in Dyer, TN (2010)

    Dyer races chart
    • 1,80477.1%White alone
    • 46019.6%Black alone
    • 522.2%Two or more races
    • 200.9%Hispanic
    • 30.1%Asian alone
    • 10.04%American Indian alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Dyer: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (23.0%), Irish (13.5%), English (11.4%), German (4.0%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%), Scottish (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1899

Elevation: 360 feet

Land area: 2.26 square miles.

Population density: 1,009 people per square mile   (low).

Dyer,TN real estate house value index trend

Dyer, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Dyer:

  • High school or higher: 81.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.6%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dyer city:

  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 11.8%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

29 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Tennessee:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $796 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $769 (1.1%)

Dyer satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (31.6 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (85.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (405.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Rutherford, TN (2.0 miles ), China Grove, TN (2.6 miles ), Trenton, TN (2.7 miles ), Yorkville, TN (2.7 miles ), Kenton, TN (3.0 miles ), Bradford, TN (3.1 miles ), Brazil-Gibson Wells, TN (3.2 miles ), Kenton-Mason Hall, TN (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $81,100
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $58,300
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $93,800
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $93,300
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $57,600
  • 2006: 6 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $96,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $61,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $81,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.07 N, Longitude: 88.99 W

Area code: 731

Dyer household income distribution Dyer home values distribution

Crime rates in Dyer by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000001000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.041.30.00.00.00.00.043.8
Rapes 100000000010
per 100,000 40.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.043.50.0
Robberies 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 3303422534237
per 100,000 122.4122.00.0123.2163.382.683.4207.0125.2168.61,000.0306.3
Burglaries 37881369111013910
per 100,000 122.4284.7328.0328.5530.8247.7375.5455.5417.4548.1391.3437.6
Thefts 212123262020151618283223
per 100,000 856.8854.0943.01,067.8816.7825.8625.8662.5751.31,180.41,391.31,006.6
Auto thefts 440123104220
per 100,000 163.2162.70.041.181.7123.941.70.0166.984.387.00.0
Arson 000011000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.040.841.30.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.8) 117.695.263.297.5113.5165.974.3103.9101.7131.2338.1228.7

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Crime rate in Dyer detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.3%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +77 (+3.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (35%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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

Average climate in Dyer, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Dyer-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.8 miles away from the Dyer city center caused $100,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 10.6 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Dyer-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 57.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 80.6 miles away from Dyer 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 81.7 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 175.7 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 43.6 miles away from Dyer center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 57.1 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 Gibson County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 12, Floods: 11, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Dyer topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Dyer:

  • DYER NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (1124 NORTH MAIN)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Dyer:

  • GIBSON GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; TRENTON, TN)

Amtrak station near Dyer:

  • 16 miles: NEWBERN/DYERSBURG (NEWBERN, 108 JEFFERSON ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dyer:

  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 21 miles; Martin, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,013)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 23 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Bethel University (about 28 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)
  • Union University (about 29 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 32 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Murray State University (about 53 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 71 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)

Public high school in Dyer:

Public elementary/middle school in Dyer:

  • DYER ELEMENTARY (Students: 478, Location: 322 EAST COLLEGE ST, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable locations in Dyer: Dyer Industrial Park (A), Dyer Volunteer Fire Department (B), Dyer City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Dyer include: Dyer Church of Christ (A), First Baptist Church of Dyer (B), First Presbyterian Church of Dyer (C), First Methodist Church of Dyer (D), Dyer Cumberland Presbyterian Church (E), First Cumberland Presbyterian Church (F), Fairview Baptist Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Bobbitt Cemetery (1), Dyer Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Gibson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 44.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

44.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.93. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.93
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 16.5%
(12.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.5% for Black residents, 29.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  68.0%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.1%
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: 0.1% of all households
111 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
117 people in nursing homes in 2000

Dyer, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Dyer (2011 data):

  • The Farmers & Merchants Bank: Foodrite Branch at 705 South Main Street, branch established on 1993/05/20; at 101 South Main Street, branch established on 1895/04/09. Info updated 2010/07/15: Bank assets: $100.1 mil, Deposits: $81.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Dyer F & M Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Tennessee average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dyer city (based on Gibson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant27,229128
Mainline Protestant4,05730
Black Protestant1,96117
Catholic5402
Other2105
None15,686-
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: 19
Gibson County:

3.92 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Gibson County:

0.82 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Gibson County:

6.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.0%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Gibson County:

30.2%
Tennessee:

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

11.0%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Dyer:

48.5%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Dyer:

44.2%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

18.8%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.1%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Dyer:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.9%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

53.2%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Dyer:

76.7%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Dyer, 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$2,214$26,5680$0
Other Government Administration 10$5,261$6,3130$0
Judicial and Legal 2$750$4,5000$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$16,647$33,2943$3,459
Firefighters 26$2,907$1,3420$0
Streets and Highways 3$8,946$35,7842$1,541
Welfare 1$157$1,8840$0
Hospitals 1$1,667$20,0040$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 2$5,925$35,5500$0
Water Supply 1$3,410$40,9200$0
Totals for Government 53$47,884$10,8425$5,000

5.78% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,098 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.78%
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 Madison County, TN  1.55% ($32,760 average AGI)
from Carroll County, TN  0.38% ($34,500)
from Crockett County, TN  0.30% ($24,472)


5.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,796 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.37%
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 Madison County, TN  1.18% ($31,184 average AGI)
to Carroll County, TN  0.46% ($23,638)
to Crockett County, TN  0.29% ($21,640)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dyer:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTNE (1500 AM; 0 kW; TRENTON, TN; Owner: GIBSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WMUF (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PARIS, TN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD B/CTING OF TN,INC)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dyer:

  • WTNE-FM (97.7 FM; TRENTON, TN; Owner: GIBSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WLSQ-FM (94.3 FM; DYER, TN; Owner: F. DARRELL BOYD)
  • WASL (100.1 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: DR PEPPER PEPSI-COLA BOTTLING CO.)
  • WLSZ (105.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, TN; Owner: BOYD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTKB-FM (93.7 FM; ATWOOD, TN; Owner: GIBSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W205BN (88.9 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WKNQ (90.7 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMS. FOUNDATION)
  • WWGM (93.1 FM; ALAMO, TN; Owner: GRACE BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • WCMT-FM (101.7 FM; MARTIN, TN; Owner: THUNDERBOLT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCDZ (95.1 FM; DRESDEN, TN; Owner: THUNDERBOLT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZDQ (102.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • W202BG (88.3 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W256AD (99.1 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Dyer:

  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • 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)
  • WDYR-CA (Channel 33; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WUWT-CA (Channel 9; UNION CITY, TN; Owner: JOSEPH H. HARPOLE, SR.)
  • 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)
  • W02BT (Channel 2; SHARON, TN; Owner: DAYSTAR MINISTRIES)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Dyer fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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


Dyer fatal accident list:

Dec 31, 2001 03:15 PM, Us-Sr5, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 15, 1995 06:05 AM, Sr77, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 3, 1987 05:34 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 25, 1984 03:10 PM, S005010196, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 17, 1984 02:27 AM, S005010212, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 14, 1982 08:45 PM, M000000131, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 28, 1978 01:03 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $1,982,000Total costs
  • 30,010Total average daily traffic
  • 1,785Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Dyer)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Se Cor Main & Walnut Sts (Lat: 36.066722 Lon: -88.991722), Call Sign: KNCN245, Licensee ID: L00086841
    Assigned Frequencies: 37.1800 MHz, 37.2600 MHzGrant Date: 01/17/2002, Expiration Date: 02/02/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/07/2012Registrant: City Of Dyer, City Hall, Dyer, TN 38330, Phone: (901) 692-3767
  • 324 S Main St (Lat: 36.063667 Lon: -88.992556), Call Sign: KVX873
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/1995, Expiration Date: 08/20/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2000Registrant: State Of Tennessee, 287 Plus Park Blvd, Nashville, TN 37247-0701, Phone: (901) 692-3313
  • Jct Hwy 45 And Bells Chapel Rd (Lat: 36.097000 Lon: -89.002278), Call Sign: KIG987, Licensee ID: L00443159
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.490 MHzGrant Date: 01/08/2002, Expiration Date: 02/25/2012, Cancellation Date: 04/28/2012Registrant: Gibson County Farmers Cooperative, Dyer, TN 38330, Phone: (901) 855-1891
  • 4 Mi W 500 Ft N On E Side (Lat: 36.079500 Lon: -89.066722), Call Sign: WSG787
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.020 MHzGrant Date: 07/14/2014, Expiration Date: 08/23/2024Registrant: Aerowave Technologies, 129 Mustang Creek Drive, Waxahachie, TX 75029-4123, Phone: (972) 938-2376, Fax: (888) 677-8858, Email:
  • FARM, Lat: 36.085528 Lon: -89.097778, Call Sign: WQSE905
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.915 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2013, Expiration Date: 09/11/2023, Certifier: Steven AgeeRegistrant: Aerowave Technologies, 601 Ferris Avenue, Waxahachie, TX 75165, Phone: (972) 938-2376, Fax: (888) 677-8858, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • JK404 Rutherford, 1023 R-1 (Lat: 36.087833 Lon: -88.999361), Type: Tower, Structure height: 94.4 m, Overall height: 99 m, Call Sign: WQOC334
    Assigned Frequencies: 10815.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/09/2011, Expiration Date: 08/09/2021, Certifier: Glenn IshiharaRegistrant: Ntch-West Tenn, Inc., 703 Pier Ave., Suite B, Pmb 813, Hermose Beach, CA 90254, Phone: (310) 798-7111, Fax: (877) 367-6824, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dyer)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182S (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 207SA , Serial Number: 18280140, Year manufactured: 1998, Airworthiness Date: 03/05/1998
    Registrant (Corporation): Dyer LLC, 169 Old Dyer Trenton Rd, Dyer, TN 38330
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 82394 , Serial Number: 7AC-1027, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 05/24/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Wilson M Fesmire, 174 Currie Rd, Dyer, TN 38330

Drinking water stations with addresses in Dyer that have no violations reported:

  • DYER WATER DEPT (Population served: 2,523, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 49
  • Hazardous Condition: 6

Incident types - Dyer

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Most common first names in Dyer, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary6979.5 years
James6873.6 years
Robert4576.2 years
John3473.5 years
William3275.6 years
Willie2881.5 years
Charles2270.3 years
George1979.6 years
Annie1878.8 years
Martha1777.6 years
Most common last names in Dyer, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2978.1 years
Williams2480.7 years
King2481.4 years
Thompson2178.6 years
Davidson2076.6 years
Barron1876.2 years
Hunt1677.4 years
Taylor1575.2 years
Cooper1576.6 years
Robinson1581.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (53%)
  • Utility gas (47%)

Businesses in Dyer, TN

  • Baskin-Robbins: 1
  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Dyer compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 3 other airmen in this city.
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