Gilt Edge, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 476 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.7%
 
Males: 222  (46.6%)
Females: 254  (53.4%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Tennessee median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 38015.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $44,064 (it was $46,250 in 2000)
Gilt Edge:

$44,064
TN:

$48,547

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,858 (it was $21,491 in 2000)

Gilt Edge city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $114,495 (it was $80,700 in 2000)
Gilt Edge:

$114,495
TN:

$157,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $123,663; Detached houses: $150,218; Mobile homes: $44,072

Median gross rent in 2016: $701.

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  • Races in Gilt Edge, TN (2010)

    Gilt Edge races chart
    • 45996.2%White alone
    • 61.3%Black alone
    • 40.8%American Indian alone
    • 40.8%Two or more races
    • 40.8%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gilt Edge: 79.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (29.6%), English (12.1%), Irish (9.5%), German (7.5%), European (5.0%), French (4.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1967

Elevation: 275 feet

Land area: 2.91 square miles.

Population density: 163 people per square mile   (very low).

Gilt Edge,TN real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Gilt Edge:

  • High school or higher: 82.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 0.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gilt Edge city:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 55.2%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

8 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Tennessee:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $670 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $539 (0.4%)

Gilt Edge satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (29.9 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (440.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Burlison, TN (1.7 miles ), Garland, TN (2.3 miles ), Munford, TN (2.5 miles ), Brighton, TN (2.6 miles ), Atoka, TN (2.8 miles ), Drummonds, TN (3.2 miles ), Covington, TN (3.2 miles ), Wilson, AR (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 35.53 N, Longitude: 89.83 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 901

Gilt Edge household income distribution Gilt Edge home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+1.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Gilt Edge, Tennessee

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Tornado activity:

Gilt Edge-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 112% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 25.6 miles away from the Gilt Edge city center caused $30,000 in damages.

On 5/15/1968, a category F4 tornado 27.7 miles away from the city center killed 35 people and injured 364 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

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

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 28.8 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 71.3 miles away from Gilt Edge 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 32.9 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 114.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 36.9 miles away from Gilt Edge 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 228.6 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 Tipton County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gilt Edge topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gilt Edge:

  • FMC TIPTON COUNTY (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; COVINGTON, TN)
  • BAPTIST HOME CARE AND HOSPICE - COVINGTON (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; COVINGTON, TN)
  • BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL TIPTON Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; COVINGTON, TN)
  • COVINGTON CARE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; COVINGTON, TN)
  • DAVITA MILLINGTON (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; MILLINGTON, TN)
  • TIPTON COUNTY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; COVINGTON, TN)
  • MILLINGTON HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; MILLINGTON, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gilt Edge:

  • Rhodes College (about 28 miles; Memphis, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,052)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 30 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • University of Memphis (about 31 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 44 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Arkansas State University-Main Campus (about 53 miles; Jonesboro, AR; FT enrollment: 12,323)
  • Union University (about 56 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 60 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)

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Notable location: Gilt Edge Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Gilt Edge include: Gilt Edge Church of Christ (A), New Salem Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tipton 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 74.3. This is about average.

City:

74.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.595. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.595
U.S.:

0.293

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 3.07. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.07
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 18.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 9.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.98
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.3%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.1%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
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
2 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Tennessee average:

11.7

Gilt Edge travel time to work - commute Gilt Edge mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Gilt Edge city (based on Tipton County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant17,79276
Mainline Protestant4,17220
Black Protestant3,19618
Catholic4501
Other41
None35,467-
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: 9
Tipton County:

1.56 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Tipton County:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Tipton County:

5.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

3.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.8%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Tipton County:

33.2%
Tennessee:

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

11.1%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.5%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Gilt Edge:

41.2%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Gilt Edge:

29.9
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gilt Edge:

16.0%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.7%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gilt Edge:

30.2%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

54.0%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

85.8%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gilt Edge, 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 0$0 2$755
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$252
Totals for Government 0$0 8$1,007

6.09% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,066 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.09%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($638 average AGI)
Tipton County:

0.07%
Tennessee average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Shelby County, TN  2.93% ($36,210 average AGI)
from Lauderdale County, TN  0.29% ($25,873)
from Fayette County, TN  0.16% ($32,914)


6.62% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,309 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.62%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($371 average AGI)
Tipton County:

0.08%
Tennessee average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Shelby County, TN  2.79% ($27,315 average AGI)
to Lauderdale County, TN  0.35% ($21,737)
to DeSoto County, MS  0.19% ($30,167)

Strongest AM radio stations in Gilt Edge:

  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WHBQ (560 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WREC (600 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMC (790 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLCN (910 AM; 5 kW; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • WLRM (1380 AM; 3 kW; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: WORLD OVERCOMERS OUTREACH MINISTRIES)
  • KOSE (860 AM; 1 kW; WILSON, AR; Owner: NEWPORT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKBL (1250 AM; 1 kW; COVINGTON, TN; Owner: COVINGTON BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gilt Edge:

  • WYPL (89.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS/SHELBY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY & INFO CNTR.)
  • WEGR (102.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKBQ (93.5 FM; COVINGTON, TN; Owner: COVINGTON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGKX (105.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: KIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVR-FM (104.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMC-FM (99.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJZN (98.9 FM; MUNFORD, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQDD (107.3 FM; OSCEOLA, AR; Owner: PHOENIX BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WHRK (97.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKNO-FM (91.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • KAMJ (93.9 FM; GOSNELL, AR; Owner: PHOENIX BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • KHLS (96.3 FM; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • WMFS (92.9 FM; BARTLETT, TN; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • KJMS (101.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WQOX (88.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS CITY SCHOOLS)
  • WMPS (107.5 FM; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUMR (91.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS)
  • KXHT (107.1 FM; MARION, AR; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAPO (90.5 FM; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Gilt Edge:

  • WMC-TV (Channel 5; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WLMT (Channel 30; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTY-TV (Channel 24; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WREG-TV (Channel 3; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WPXX-TV (Channel 50; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHBQ-TV (Channel 13; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WKNO (Channel 10; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • W67CV (Channel 67; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • W57CG (Channel 57; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • KVTJ (Channel 48; JONESBORO, AR; Owner: AGAPE CHURCH, INC.)
  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJRJ-LP (Channel 59; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBXP-CA (Channel 44; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Gilt Edge fatal accident list:

Nov 8, 1980 05:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 17, 1978 09:10 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 14m46ftTotal length
  • $275,000Total costs
  • 2,520Total average daily traffic
  • 213Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,560Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$119,4502$138,4501$21,870
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$41,1301$86,9900$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$120,3600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0402.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$69,8501$68,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0402.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (38%)

Gilt Edge compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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