Hartford, Tennessee

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Population in July 2007: 4,086.
Males: 1,991  (48.8%)
Females: 2,095  (51.2%)
Median resident age:  38.6 years
Tennessee median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 37722

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,070 (it was $24,297 in 2000)
Hartford:

$29,070
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,319 (it was $12,821 in 2000)

Hartford CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,488 (it was $63,300 in 2000)
Hartford:

$100,488
TN:

$140,300
  • Races in Hartford, TN (2000)

    Hartford races chart
    • 3,77797.3%White alone
    • 501.3%Hispanic
    • 260.7%Two or more races
    • 110.3%Black alone
    • 110.3%American Indian alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone
    • 30.08%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hartford: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Hartford, TN City Guides:

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1260 feet

Land area: 87.4 square miles.

Population density: 47 people per square mile   (very low).

Hartford, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Hartford:

  • High school or higher: 60.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 9.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hartford CCD:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 8.6%
  • Divorced: 14.0%



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Hartford, Tennessee as of September 26, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Hartford to the number of sex offenders is 4,086 to 1.


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

Hartford CCD:  0.6% ($368)
Tennessee:  0.8% ($715)
Hartford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Asheville, NC (38.6 miles , pop. 68,889).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (138.9 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (482.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dunn Creek, TN (3.2 miles ), Newport, TN (3.3 miles ), Del Rio, TN (3.3 miles ), Pittman Center, TN (3.4 miles ), Fairgarden, TN (3.8 miles ), Chestnut Hill, TN (3.8 miles ), Parrottsville, TN (3.9 miles ), Cove Creek, NC (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 35.81 N, Longitude: 83.18 W

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.4%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Truck transportation (4%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (31%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (4%)

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

Average climate in Hartford, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hartford-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 53% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/18/1976, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 10.2 miles away from the Hartford place center injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/11/1963, a category F2 tornado 13.9 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hartford-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 79% smaller 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 43.7 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 171.2 miles away from Hartford center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 139.4 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, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 165.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 166.2 miles away from Hartford 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 317.4 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 Cocke County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Heavy Rains: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Hartford:

  • SMOKY MOUNTAIN HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE, INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; NEWPORT, TN)
  • SMOKY MOUNTAIN HOSPICE INC (Hospital, about 10 miles away; NEWPORT, TN)
  • BAPTIST CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; NEWPORT, TN)
  • TENNOVA HEALTHCARE-NEWPORT MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; NEWPORT, TN)
  • FMC DIALYSIS NEWPORT (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; NEWPORT, TN)
  • VIP HOME NURSING REHAB SERVICE INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; NEWPORT, TN)
  • NEWPORT HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; NEWPORT, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hartford:

  • Walters State Community College (about 29 miles; Morristown, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,359)
  • Tusculum College (about 35 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Western Carolina University (about 37 miles; Cullowhee, NC; FT enrollment: 8,684)
  • University of North Carolina at Asheville (about 38 miles; Asheville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,312)
  • Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College (about 39 miles; Asheville, NC; FT enrollment: 6,992)
  • The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (about 44 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 25,483)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 56 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,271)

Public elementary/middle school in Hartford:

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Notable locations in Hartford: Snakeden Mountain Campsite (A), Cosby Ranger Station (B), Dayenport Gap Appalachian Trail Shelter (C), Davenport Gap Appalachian Trail Shelter (D), Kyle Carver Orchards (E), Gilliland Creek Campsite (F), Otter Creek Campsite (G), Sugar Cove Campsite (H), Cosby Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (I), Cosby Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (J), Davenport Gap Shelter (K), Grassy Fork Volunteer Fire Department (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hartford include: Catons Grove Methodist Church (A), New Prospect Baptist Church (B), Laurel Spring Church (C), Andrews Chapel (D), Browns Baptist Church (E), Allen Grove Church (F), McMillan Church (G), Moraine Seminary Church (H), Ogle Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Johnson Cemetery (1), Mack Cemetery (2), Gunter Cemetery (3), Campbell Cemetery (4), Abe Cemetery (5), Valentine Cemetery (6), Tritt Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Maddron Creek (A), Long Branch (B), Indian Camp Creek (C), Jones Branch (D), Shoestring Branch (E), Stillhouse Branch (F), Tinker Branch (G), Toms Creek (H), Turnalay Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cocke County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 57.7. This is better than average.

City:

57.7
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 34.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.77. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.77
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  61.8%
Whole state:  69.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.3%
Whole state:  4.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

22.4%
Whole state:

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

4.3%
Whole state:

5.8%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.4
Tennessee average:

13.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hartford CCD (based on Cocke County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,13672
Mainline Protestant1,90018
Black Protestant3602
Catholic2401
Other31
None20,023-
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: 7
Cocke County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Cocke County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Cocke County:

31.2%
Tennessee:

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

13.9%
State:

13.5%

5.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,450 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
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 Sevier County, TN  0.71% ($22,788 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, TN  0.56% ($26,179)
from Hamblen County, TN  0.48% ($23,509)


5.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
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 Sevier County, TN  0.86% ($20,214 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, TN  0.80% ($22,542)
to Hamblen County, TN  0.37% ($26,244)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hartford:

  • WLIK (1270 AM; 5 kW; NEWPORT, TN; Owner: WLIK, INC)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKJV (1380 AM; 25 kW; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BAPTIST OUTREACH MISSIONS)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSEV (930 AM; 5 kW; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • WCSZ (1070 AM; 50 kW; SANS SOUCI, SC; Owner: WHYZ RADIO, L.P.)
  • WOXL (970 AM; 5 kW; CANTON, NC; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WWNC (570 AM; 5 kW; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVLZ (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: KIRKLAND WIRELESS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WNPC (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; NEWPORT, TN; Owner: HARRIS BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • WGCR (720 AM; daytime; 10 kW; PISGAH FOREST, NC; Owner: ANCHOR BAPTIST BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hartford:

  • W237AR (95.3 FM; HAZELWOOD, ETC., NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WNPC-FM (92.9 FM; NEWPORT, TN; Owner: HARRIS BROADCASTING INC DBA WNPC INC)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQNS (104.9 FM; WAYNESVILLE, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W220CD (91.9 FM; ENKA, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSEV-FM (105.5 FM; GATLINBURG, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WIMZ-FM (103.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMM., CORP.)
  • WFQS (91.3 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WWCU (90.5 FM; CULLOWHEE, NC; Owner: WESTERN CAROLINA UNIVERSITY)
  • WOKI-FM (100.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: OAK RIDGE FM, INC.)
  • WCQS (88.1 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNCC-FM (96.7 FM; FRANKLIN, NC; Owner: SUTTON RADIOCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAEZ (94.9 FM; GREENEVILLE, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WUOT (91.9 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Hartford:

  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WKOP-TV (Channel 15; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WVLT-TV (Channel 8; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WVLT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WBIR-TV (Channel 10; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: GANNETT PACIFIC CORPORATION)
  • WATE-TV (Channel 6; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WATE, G.P.)
  • W51CK (Channel 51; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WTNZ (Channel 43; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WHNS (Channel 21; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WJZC-LP (Channel 22; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Hartford Mnws (Lat: 35.817500 Lon: -83.145000), Type: Pole, Structure height: 16 m, Call Sign: WPCH361
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.100 MHzGrant Date: 02/22/2013, Expiration Date: 05/20/2023, Certifier: Richard A DonaldsonRegistrant: Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC, 1934 Augistine Ave., Covington, KY 41014, Phone: (859) 815-6413, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • 1390 Ike Wright Road (Lat: 35.874444 Lon: -83.153889), Type: Upole, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPRT804
    Assigned Frequencies: 459.600 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2001, Expiration Date: 01/25/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/04/2006, Certifier: Stanley C ThompsonRegistrant: Bellsouth Telecommunications, Inc, 22j64 Bsc 675 West Peachtree St, Ne, Atlanta, GA 30375, Phone: (404) 927-2692, Fax: (404) 522-7665, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC4YXN, Grant Date: 04/09/1991, Expiration Date: 04/09/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/10/2003, Registrant: William F Ball, Rt 1 Box 61, Hartford, TN 37753
  • Call Sign: KE4BEJ, Licensee ID: L00691435, Grant Date: 08/08/2003, Expiration Date: 08/17/2013, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2015, Registrant: Dawn C Carter, 3770 Trail Hollow Road, Hartford, TN 37753
  • Call Sign: KJ4CIL, Licensee ID: L01374157, Grant Date: 02/27/2008, Expiration Date: 02/27/2018, Certifier: Thomas P Harp Jr, Registrant: Thomas P Harp Jr, Hartford, TN 37753

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

  • HARTFORD WELCOME CENTER (Population served: 1,001, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 16
  • Hazardous Condition: 14

Incident types - Hartford

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hartford, TN

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (20%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Hartford compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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