Harriman, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 6,132 (91% urban, 9% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.1%
 
Males: 3,021  (49.3%)
Females: 3,111  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

39.8 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 37854.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $35,034 (it was $23,736 in 2000)
Harriman:

$35,034
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,029 (it was $14,763 in 2000)

Harriman city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $121,085 (it was $60,200 in 2000)
Harriman:

$121,085
TN:

$191,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $226,428; detached houses: $250,697; townhouses or other attached units: $184,014; in 2-unit structures: $156,574; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $145,569; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $226,196; mobile homes: $103,329

Median gross rent in 2019: $603.

March 2019 cost of living index in Harriman: 78.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.9%
(20.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.4% for Black residents, 33.3% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Harriman, TN (2019)
    • 5,61690.1%White alone
    • 2904.7%Black alone
    • 1832.9%Two or more races
    • 751.2%American Indian alone
    • 240.4%Asian alone
    • 240.4%Hispanic

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 62 registered sex offenders living in Harriman, Tennessee as of April 19, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Harriman is 102 to 1.


Crime rates in Harriman by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

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)
2
(32.3)
2
(32.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(14.9)
7
(105.1)
2
(30.1)
2
(30.2)
6
(93.6)
2
(31.4)
2
(32.1)
5
(80.2)
4
(64.7)
3
(48.4)
1
(16.1)
4
(65.2)
1
(16.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(104.3)
7
(105.1)
11
(165.5)
11
(166.4)
3
(46.8)
3
(47.1)
8
(128.2)
4
(64.2)
5
(80.9)
2
(32.3)
2
(32.3)
3
(48.9)
1
(16.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
27
(402.1)
30
(450.5)
33
(496.5)
35
(529.3)
28
(437.0)
22
(345.7)
30
(480.8)
31
(497.3)
35
(566.2)
38
(613.4)
32
(516.5)
7
(114.2)
27
(441.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
60
(893.7)
86
(1,291)
79
(1,189)
82
(1,240)
83
(1,295)
85
(1,336)
88
(1,410)
65
(1,043)
71
(1,148)
61
(984.7)
50
(807.0)
37
(603.4)
30
(490.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
281
(4,185)
227
(3,409)
215
(3,235)
228
(3,448)
232
(3,621)
183
(2,876)
228
(3,654)
178
(2,855)
184
(2,976)
175
(2,825)
152
(2,453)
104
(1,696)
130
(2,124)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(312.8)
26
(390.4)
16
(240.7)
16
(242.0)
27
(421.4)
15
(235.7)
23
(368.6)
21
(336.9)
25
(404.4)
11
(177.6)
19
(306.6)
24
(391.4)
20
(326.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
8
(119.2)
3
(45.1)
4
(60.2)
5
(75.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(47.1)
2
(32.1)
1
(16.0)
1
(16.2)
1
(16.1)
2
(32.3)
2
(32.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index378.6463.7404.9424.1445.6335.8434.6397.0421.1431.8369.6231.1251.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Harriman, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 22 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.43
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Ancestries: American (41.9%), Irish (11.1%), English (6.9%), German (2.7%), Italian (2.5%), British (2.5%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 798 feet

Land area: 10.0 square miles.

Population density: 611 people per square mile   (low).

Harriman, Tennessee map

24 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.4%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $788 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $914 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (34.5 miles , pop. 173,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (124.4 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (442.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Midtown, TN (1.8 miles ),
Oakdale, TN (2.0 miles ),
Kingston, TN (2.2 miles ),
Rockwood, TN (2.8 miles ),
Coalfield, TN (3.4 miles ),
Barnard, TN (3.4 miles ),
Wartburg, TN (3.5 miles ),
Petros, TN (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 35.93 N, Longitude: 84.56 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +759 (+12.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 592 (23.9%)

Area code: 865

Distribution of median household income in Harriman, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Harriman, TN in 2019
Harriman satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 22 buildings, average cost: $51,300
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $48,900
  • 1999: 21 buildings, average cost: $50,800
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $48,100
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $52,500
  • 2002: 17 buildings, average cost: $32,600
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $43,900
  • 2004: 9 buildings, average cost: $116,400
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $85,200
  • 2006: 11 buildings, average cost: $84,900
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $56,800
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $59,100
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $159,300
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $137,800
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $111,300
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $111,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Harriman, TN residents
Average permit cost in Harriman, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.1%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Historical population in Harriman, TN
Historical housing units in Harriman, TN
Most common industries in Harriman, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.5%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Educational services (7.8%)
  • Apparel (6.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.6%)
  • Utilities (5.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
  • Public administration (4.3%)
  • Educational services (3.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.2%)
  • Educational services (12.7%)
  • Apparel (10.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Social assistance (7.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Harriman, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (12.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)

Average climate in Harriman, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Harriman, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.5. This is about average.

City:

67.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.742. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.742
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.6. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 15.8. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.95. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.95
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Harriman-area historical tornado activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 9% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.1 miles away from the Harriman city center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/10/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.4 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 28 people and caused $970,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Harriman-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 99% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 34.5 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 161.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 116.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/2018 at 09:14:43, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MW, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 24.0 miles away from Harriman 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) earthquake occurred 253.2 miles away from Harriman center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 196.9 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 Roane County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Harriman topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Harriman:

  • ROANE MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 8045 ROANE MEDICAL CENTER DRIVE)
  • HARRIMAN CARE AND REHAB CENTER (240 HANNAH ROAD)
  • JOHNSONS HEALTH CARE CENTER INC (BOX 749 HANNAH ROAD)
  • MARSHALL C VOSS HEALTH CARE (RT 8 BOX 68 PATTON LANE)
  • RENAISSANCE TERRACE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (257 PATTON LANE)
  • FMC ROANE COUNTY (1662 ROANE STATE HWY)

Heliports located in Harriman:

Colleges/Universities in Harriman:

  • Roane State Community College (Full-time enrollment: 4,302; Location: 276 Patton Lane; Public; Website: www.roanestate.edu)
  • Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Harriman (Full-time enrollment: 290; Location: 1745 Harriman Highway; Public; Website: www.tcatharriman.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Harriman:

  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 22 miles; Knoxville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,271)
  • The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (about 36 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 25,483)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 54 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Lee University (about 56 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 4,422)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 56 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 9,761)
  • University of the Cumberlands (about 61 miles; Williamsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 3,585)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 67 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)

Public high schools in Harriman:

  • HARRIMAN HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 362, Location: 920 NORTH ROANE ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • MIDTOWN EDUCATIONAL CENTER (Location: 3096 ROANE STATE HW, Grades: 6-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Harriman:

See full list of schools located in Harriman

Library in Harriman:

  • HARRIMAN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $137,002; Location: 601 WALDEN STREET; 19,089 books; 670 audio materials; 496 video materials; 32 state licensed databases; 60 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Please add Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church located on 500 block of Margrave Dr.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Harriman: Roane County Speedway (A), Emory Golf and Country Club (B), Harriman City Fire Department Station 2 (C), Harriman City Fire Department Station 1 (D), Harriman City Hall (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Roane Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Harriman include: Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church (A), First Christian Church (B), First Presbyterian Church (C), Harriman Church of Christ (D), New Century United Methodist Church (E), Trinity Baptist Church (F), West Hills Presbyterian Church (G), Harriman United Methodist Church (H), Saint Andrews Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Isham Cemetery (1), Willard Park Cemetery (2), Old Harriman Cemetery (3), Harriman Cemetery (4), Hannah Cemetery (5), Bullard Cemetery (6), Bazel Town Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cardiff Creek (A), Wolf Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Backwoods Paintball (Amusement & Theme Parks; 142 Dickey Valley Road) (1), National Amusement CO (711 Pansy Hill Road) (2), Midtown Drive-In Theatre (2734 Roane State Highway) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Best Western Sundancer Motor (120 Childs Road) (1), Holiday Inn Express Harriman (1845 South Roane Street) (2), Holiday Inn (1845 South Roane Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Jeremaine Copeland - Football player, Dixie Lee - Actor, J. C. Powell - University president.

Roane County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

HARRIMAN UTILITY BOARD (Population served: 14,263, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - In JUN-01-1999, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Intentional no-action (DEC-31-2003)
ROANE CENTRAL UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 4,886, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2013), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-09-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-09-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2010)

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

  • CUMBERLAND UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 10,783, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.5%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.7%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Harriman in 2010:

  • 134 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 112 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Harriman in 2000:

  • 181 people in nursing homes
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Harriman (2011 data):

  • First Bank of Tennessee: South Roane Street Branch at 1031 South Roane Street, branch established on 2001/06/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $226.4 mil, Deposits: $198.6 mil, headquarters in Spring City, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices
  • Regions Bank: Harriman Branch at 1017 S Roane St, branch established on 1958/06/20. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Citizens First Bank: Harriman Branch at 1017 South Roane Street, branch established on 2008/03/10. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $155.8 mil, Deposits: $139.4 mil, headquarters in Wartburg, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Cfb Bancshares, Inc.
  • The Fort Sill National Bank: Fsnb - Harriman Training Center Bran at 2305 N. Gateway Avenue, Suite 5, branch established on 2008/01/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $369.8 mil, Deposits: $324.4 mil, headquarters in Fort Sill, OK, positive income, 71 total offices, Holding Company: Jrmb Ii, Inc

For population 15 years and over in Harriman:

Marital status in Harriman, TN
  • Never married: 28.5%
  • Now married: 42.6%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 17.9%

For population 25 years and over in Harriman:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Harriman
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Harriman, TN (based on Roane County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,50297
Mainline Protestant3,38520
Black Protestant6534
Catholic5001
Other3452
None19,796-
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: 8
This county:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Here:

0.94 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

12.9%
State:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

31.1%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.9%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.1%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Harriman:

44.7%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Harriman:

29.4
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Harriman:

21.2%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

13.7%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Harriman:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Harriman:

35.5%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

54.8%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.4%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Harriman, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2019)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other and Unallocable 33$201,202$73,1645$1,440
Electric Power 28$183,155$78,4952$3,408
Police Protection - Officers 20$66,444$39,8662$2,507
Firefighters 15$48,736$38,9891$142
Parks and Recreation 9$24,114$32,1527$759
Streets and Highways 8$24,636$36,9540$0
Sewerage 6$36,217$72,4340$0
Gas Supply 6$44,043$88,0861$1,188
Water Supply 6$34,535$69,0701$1,594
Financial Administration 3$11,709$46,8360$0
Local Libraries 2$5,779$34,6741$636
Judicial and Legal 1$833$9,9961$1,320
Fire - Other 1$4,561$54,7320$0
Police - Other 1$5,664$67,9680$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 10$3,693
Totals for Government 139$691,629$59,70931$16,686

Harriman government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $2,171,000 ($354.04)
    Water Utilities: $865,000 ($141.06)
    Gas Utilities: $617,000 ($100.62)
    Sewerage: $88,000 ($14.35)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $23,119,000 ($3770.22)
    Gas Utilities: $2,589,000 ($422.21)
    Water Utilities: $1,825,000 ($297.62)
    Financial Administration: $1,546,000 ($252.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,492,000 ($243.31)
    Police Protection: $1,348,000 ($219.83)
    Regular Highways: $927,000 ($151.17)
    Local Fire Protection: $825,000 ($134.54)
    Parks and Recreation: $530,000 ($86.43)
    General Public Buildings: $329,000 ($53.65)
    Central Staff Services: $177,000 ($28.86)
    Sewerage: $134,000 ($21.85)
    Libraries: $115,000 ($18.75)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $114,000 ($18.59)
    General - Other: $57,000 ($9.30)
    Health - Other: $34,000 ($5.54)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $20,000 ($3.26)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $240,000 ($39.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $487,000 ($79.42)
    Gas Utilities: $211,000 ($34.41)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($5.87)
    Regular Highways: $18,000 ($2.94)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,993,000 ($1140.41)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $150,000 ($24.46)

Harriman government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,118,000 ($345.40)
    Sewerage: $1,786,000 ($291.26)
    Parks and Recreation: $179,000 ($29.19)
    Other: $38,000 ($6.20)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.16)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $497,000 ($81.05)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,351,000 ($383.40)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $497,000 ($81.05)
    Rents: $490,000 ($79.91)
    General Revenue - Other: $403,000 ($65.72)
    Fines and Forfeits: $70,000 ($11.42)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $24,514,000 ($3997.72)
    Gas Utilities: $2,606,000 ($424.98)
    Water Utilities: $2,249,000 ($366.76)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $695,000 ($113.34)
    Other: $530,000 ($86.43)
    Highways: $193,000 ($31.47)
  • Tax - Property: $2,274,000 ($370.84)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $355,000 ($57.89)
    Other Selective Sales: $255,000 ($41.59)
    Other License: $232,000 ($37.83)
    Public Utilities Sales: $42,000 ($6.85)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $20,000 ($3.26)

Harriman government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,357,000 ($2178.25)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,820,000 ($2090.67)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,432,000 ($233.53)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $896,000 ($146.12)

Harriman government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,971,000 ($1299.90)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $537,000 ($87.57)

7.11% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,752 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.11%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Knox County, TN  1.28% ($51,738 average AGI)
from Anderson County, TN  0.98% ($45,617)
from Morgan County, TN  0.67% ($37,891)


6.26% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,901 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.26%
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 Knox County, TN  1.16% ($59,667 average AGI)
to Anderson County, TN  0.71% ($39,216)
to Loudon County, TN  0.56% ($45,368)
Businesses in Harriman, TN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Kroger1
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
CVS1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Quality1
Comfort Inn1Rodeway Inn1
Cracker Barrel1Ruby Tuesday1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Sears1
Domino's Pizza1Starbucks1
FedEx1Subaru1
Ford1Subway1
Goodwill3Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul2
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular1
Holiday Inn1UPS1
Jones New York1Walgreens1
KFC1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Harriman:

  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WECO (940 AM; 5 kW; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO.)
  • WBBX (1410 AM; 1 kW; KINGSTON, TN; Owner: PILGRIM PATHWAY, INC.)
  • WOFE (580 AM; 1 kW; ROCKWOOD, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMTY (670 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FARRAGUT, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WQBB (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POWELL, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WATO (1290 AM; 5 kW; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)
  • WVLZ (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: KIRKLAND WIRELESS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WRJZ (620 AM; 5 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Harriman:

  • WBZH (92.7 FM; HARRIMAN, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WWSR (105.7 FM; ROCKWOOD, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WDVX (89.9 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNITIES COMMUNI CORP.)
  • WKTS (90.1 FM; KINGSTON, TN; Owner: THE KINGSTON CENTURY CLUB INC.)
  • WOKI-FM (100.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: OAK RIDGE FM, INC.)
  • WMKW (89.3 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WECO-FM (101.3 FM; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WUOT (91.9 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WOWF (102.5 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: PEG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKZX-FM (93.5 FM; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: BP BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • WJXB-FM (97.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WAYA (93.9 FM; SPRING CITY, TN; Owner: J. L. BREWER BROADCASTING OF CLEVELAND, LLC)
  • WIMZ-FM (103.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMM., CORP.)
  • WLOD-FM (98.3 FM; SWEETWATER, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WYLV (89.1 FM; ALCOA, TN; Owner: FOOTHILLS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLLJ (103.1 FM; ETOWAH, TN; Owner: FRIENDSHIP BROADCASTING LLC.)
  • WNFZ (94.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: JOHN W. PIRKLE)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Harriman:

  • WDTT-LP (Channel 38; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WVLT-TV (Channel 8; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WVLT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W46DC (Channel 46; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WKOP-TV (Channel 15; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBIR-TV (Channel 10; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: GANNETT PACIFIC CORPORATION)
  • WATE-TV (Channel 6; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WATE, G.P.)
  • WTNZ (Channel 43; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WBXX-TV (Channel 20; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF TENNESSEE, LLC)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WEEE-LP (Channel 32; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEZK-LP (Channel 28; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
Harriman fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Harriman fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 32Number of bridges
  • 361ft / 110mTotal length
  • $29,230,000Total costs
  • 234,300Total average daily traffic
  • 18,524Total average daily truck traffic
  • 257,340Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Harriman, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 81950-1959
  • 101960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 22000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Harriman, TN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

146 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Harriman)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Harriman, TN)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

141 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Harriman)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: LENOX DONALD W LIGHTNING (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: JABIRU 3300 (120 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 123WL , Serial Number: 63, Year manufactured: 2008, Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Donald W Lenox, 1824 Roane State Hwy # 132, Harriman, TN 37748
  • Aircraft: QUAD CITY ULTRALIGHT ACFT CORP CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582DCDI (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 56906 , Serial Number: CH2-0901-2134, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 01/13/2008
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 203 Highland Way, Harriman, TN 37748
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6754N , Serial Number: 680068, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 11/13/1989
    Registrant (Individual): David E Casady, 425 Dogwood Dr, Harriman, TN 37748
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 737PC , Serial Number: 17269560, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 09/23/1977, Certificate Issue Date: 02/09/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Raymond R Murray, 607 Dogwood Dr, Harriman, TN 37748
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 76364 , Serial Number: 10781, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 02/26/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 01/21/2020
    Registrant (Individual): Chase M Tedder, 3 Vincinda Ln, Harriman, TN 37748

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 148. The highest number of fires - 252 took place in 2007, and the least - 50 in 2003. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Harriman, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (42.7%), and Outside Fires (37.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Harriman, TN
    • 1,07342.7%Structure Fires
    • 95337.9%Outside Fires
    • 39315.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 943.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Harriman, TN

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Harriman, Tennessee:

  • Quality Inn Harriman, 1845 S Roane St, Harriman, Tennessee 37748 , Phone: (865) 882-5340, Fax: (865) 882-5341
  • Holiday Inn Express, 1885 S Roane St, Harriman, Tennessee 37748 , Phone: (865) 295-0001, Fax: (865) 590-0507
  • Comfort Inn, 1867 S Roane St, Harriman, Tennessee 37748 , Phone: (800) 424-6423, Fax: (865) 285-8610
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Harriman, Tennessee
Most common first names in Harriman, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James20072.6 years
John15372.8 years
William13970.6 years
Mary13377.5 years
Charles11068.6 years
Robert10770.1 years
George7974.2 years
Thomas5572.2 years
Margaret5176.0 years
Fred5174.6 years
Most common last names in Harriman, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones6575.6 years
Smith6572.2 years
Brown6470.1 years
Davis6374.5 years
Johnson5971.3 years
Hall5271.3 years
Wright5173.5 years
Phillips4971.9 years
Williams4178.1 years
Roberts4172.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Harriman, TN
  • 56.8%Utility gas
  • 41.8%Electricity
  • 1.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Harriman, TN
  • 74.8%Electricity
  • 22.5%Utility gas
  • 1.4%No fuel used
  • 1.3%Coal or coke


Harriman compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Harriman on our top lists:

  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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