Harmony, Tennessee

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Population in July 2007: 2,839.
Males: 1,408  (49.6%)
Females: 1,431  (50.4%)
Median resident age:  37.7 years
Tennessee median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 37306

Estimated median household income in 2015: $48,555 (it was $39,137 in 2000)
Harmony:

$48,555
TN:

$47,275

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $25,200 (it was $19,056 in 2000)

Harmony CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $121,125 (it was $82,800 in 2000)
Harmony:

$121,125
TN:

$150,600
  • Races in Harmony, TN (2000)

    Harmony races chart
    • 2,49191.9%White alone
    • 1124.1%Black alone
    • 672.5%Hispanic
    • 291.1%Two or more races
    • 50.2%Other race alone
    • 30.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.1%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Harmony: 83.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 53.3 square miles.

Population density: 53 people per square mile   (very low).

Harmony, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Harmony:

  • High school or higher: 74.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Harmony CCD:

  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 67.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 8.6%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Harmony CCD:  0.6% ($535)
Tennessee:  0.8% ($715)
Harmony satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (37.3 miles , pop. 158,216).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (74.5 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (468.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Winchester, TN (2.7 miles ), Huntland, TN (2.8 miles ), Bakerstown, TN (2.9 miles ), Estill Springs, TN (3.1 miles ), Decherd, TN (3.1 miles ), Lynchburg, TN (3.3 miles ), Flintville, TN (3.5 miles ), Cowan, TN (3.6 miles ).

Latitude: 35.16 N, Longitude: 86.24 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 931

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.2%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Transportation equipment (14%)
  • Metal and metal products (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (4%)
  • Health care (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Transportation equipment (10%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Personal and laundry services (5%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (4%)

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

Average climate in Harmony, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Harmony-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/13/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 4.3 miles away from the Harmony place center killed 3 people and injured 44 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 26.8 miles away from the place center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.

Earthquake activity:

Harmony-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 78% 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 57.9 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 245.0 miles away from Harmony 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 134.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 135.5 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) earthquake occurred 245.8 miles away from Harmony 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 213.2 miles away from the city 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 Franklin County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Harmony:

  • AMEDISYS HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; WINCHESTER, TN)
  • WILLOWS AT WINCHESTER CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WINCHESTER, TN)
  • SOUTHERN TENNESSEE MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; WINCHESTER, TN)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - MOUNTAIN VIEW (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WINCHESTER, TN)
  • CARESOUTH HHA HOLDINGS OF WINCHESTER, LLC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; WINCHESTER, TN)
  • RCG WINCHESTER (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; WINCHESTER, TN)
  • LYNCHBURG NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LYNCHBURG, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Harmony:

  • Motlow State Community College (about 15 miles; Tullahoma, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,915)
  • Alabama A & M University (about 33 miles; Normal, AL; FT enrollment: 4,524)
  • University of Alabama in Huntsville (about 39 miles; Huntsville, AL; FT enrollment: 6,006)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 47 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)
  • Middle Tennessee State University (about 48 miles; Murfreesboro, TN; FT enrollment: 21,628)
  • Athens State University (about 49 miles; Athens, AL; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • John C Calhoun State Community College (about 54 miles; Tanner, AL; FT enrollment: 7,911)

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Notable locations in Harmony: Kaserman Switch (A), Mount Zion (B), Fairview/Devils Step Campground (C), Leatherwood Cabin Site (D), Narrows Cabin Sites (E), Cline Ridge Cabin Sites (F), Lexie Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department (G), Broadview Volunteer Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Harmony include: Walnut Grove United Methodist Church (A), Bethel United Methodist Church (B), Owl Hollow Church (C), Belvidere United Church of Christ (D), Harmony Cumberland Presbyterian Church (E), Lexie Cross Roads Baptist Church (F), Lexie Church of Christ (G), Burning Bush Church (H), Mount Vernon Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Scivally-Green Cemetery (1), Shasteen Cemetery (2), Turner Cemetery (3), Vanzant Cemetery (4), Wakefield Cemetery (5), Kaserman Cemetery (6), Young Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Long Pond (A), Turn Hole (B), Kings Hole (C), Mingo Pond (D), Blue Hole (E), Tims Ford Lake (F), Glaus Pond (G), Murray Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lost Creek (A), Collins Branch (B), Carter Branch (C), Caney Hollow Creek (D), Owl Hollow Creek (E), Boiling Fork Creek (F), Water Cure Creek (G), Neal Creek (H), Murrell Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Franklin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  76.5%
Whole state:  69.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.0%
Whole state:  4.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

7.1%
Whole state:

13.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.0%
Whole state:

5.8%
9 people in other nonhousehold living situations in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.5
Tennessee average:

13.3

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

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Religion statistics for Harmony CCD (based on Franklin County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,50280
Mainline Protestant3,52520
Catholic8001
Black Protestant4804
Other42
None20,741-
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: 11
Franklin County:

2.68 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Franklin County:

0.73 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Franklin County:

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

5.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Franklin County:

30.1%
Tennessee:

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

14.9%
State:

13.5%

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,765 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 Coffee County, TN  1.08% ($27,237 average AGI)
from Rutherford County, TN  0.23% ($34,559)
from Bedford County, TN  0.23% ($30,697)


5.32% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,485 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.32%
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 Coffee County, TN  1.14% ($26,446 average AGI)
to Rutherford County, TN  0.34% ($32,240)
to Bedford County, TN  0.23% ($28,121)

Strongest AM radio stations in Harmony:

  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WZYX (1440 AM; 5 kW; COWAN, TN; Owner: TIMS FORD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WCDT (1340 AM; 1 kW; WINCHESTER, TN; Owner: FRANKLIN COUNTY RADIO & B/CTING, INC)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WDJL (1000 AM; daytime; 10 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: JAMES K. SHARP DBA 5TH AVE BROADCASTING)
  • WMSR (1320 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harmony:

  • WUSX (93.3 FM; TULLAHOMA, TN; Owner: TENNNESSE VALLEY RADIO, INC)
  • WAHR (99.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WWTN (99.7 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W289AC (105.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WILLIAM PAXTON ROGERS)
  • WXQW (94.1 FM; MERIDIANVILLE, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W293AH (106.5 FM; NORMAL, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYTM-FM (105.5 FM; FAYETTEVILLE, TN; Owner: TIME BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WZYP (104.3 FM; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W249BB (97.7 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W275AA (102.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: ARCHIE C. BOBO, PERSONAL REP. OF DORSEY E. NEWMAN ESTATE)
  • W300AH (107.9 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PORTER L. BATTS)
  • W278AA (103.5 FM; MADISON, AL; Owner: TENNESSEE VALLEY RADIO, INC.)
  • W202BV (88.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • W222AK (92.3 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PRESS W. PARHAM)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMXF-FM (97.3 FM; SOUTH PITTSBURG, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WDRM (102.1 FM; DECATUR, AL; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFTZ (101.5 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: PHASE TWO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRTT-FM (95.1 FM; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Harmony:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WZDX (Channel 54; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: HUNTSVILLE TELEVISION ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WAAY-TV (Channel 31; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF HUNTSVILLE LICENSE LLC)
  • WHNT-TV (Channel 19; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Harmony compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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