Hohenwald, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 3,680 (94% urban, 6% rural).
Population change since 2000: -2.0%
 
Males: 1,768  (48.1%)
Females: 1,912  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

44.0 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 38462.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $36,891 (it was $24,676 in 2000)
Hohenwald:

$36,891
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,361 (it was $16,665 in 2000)

Hohenwald city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $89,988 (it was $56,300 in 2000)
Hohenwald:

$89,988
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $104,410; detached houses: $108,816; mobile homes: $58,019

Median gross rent in 2017: $480.

March 2019 cost of living index in Hohenwald: 76.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 35.9%
(30.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.0% for Black residents, 34.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.4% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Hohenwald, TN (2010)
    • 3,47592.5%White alone
    • 1223.2%Black alone
    • 762.0%Hispanic
    • 511.4%Two or more races
    • 300.8%Asian alone
    • 30.08%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 41 registered sex offenders living in Hohenwald, Tennessee as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Hohenwald is 91 to 1.


Crime rates in Hohenwald by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(26.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.3)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(52.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.3)
1
(27.1)
4
(109.3)
1
(27.4)
2
(54.6)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(26.1)
1
(26.0)
1
(26.1)
2
(52.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.4)
4
(105.8)
3
(82.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(54.6)
1
(27.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
23
(600.8)
15
(390.7)
13
(339.2)
23
(601.8)
19
(499.6)
33
(866.6)
23
(606.7)
19
(502.4)
15
(409.9)
18
(487.8)
18
(491.7)
38
(1,041)
36
(982.0)
25
(681.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(391.8)
27
(703.3)
40
(1,044)
29
(758.8)
24
(631.1)
16
(420.2)
23
(606.7)
19
(502.4)
21
(573.9)
23
(623.3)
33
(901.4)
47
(1,288)
19
(518.3)
11
(299.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
42
(1,097)
68
(1,771)
50
(1,305)
88
(2,302)
84
(2,209)
78
(2,048)
123
(3,245)
103
(2,723)
122
(3,334)
97
(2,629)
147
(4,015)
133
(3,644)
141
(3,846)
86
(2,343)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(104.5)
8
(208.4)
2
(52.2)
6
(157.0)
7
(184.1)
4
(105.0)
3
(79.1)
5
(132.2)
3
(82.0)
8
(216.8)
10
(273.1)
10
(274.0)
22
(600.1)
16
(435.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(26.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(52.2)
0
(0.0)
4
(105.2)
2
(52.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(26.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(109.6)
2
(54.6)
1
(27.2)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)259.9222.7205.1335.7247.2293.1307.8286.9363.2285.4447.7496.2532.7285.8

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City-data.com crime index in Hohenwald, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 14 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.81
Tennessee average:

2.56
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Ancestries: American (55.5%), Irish (6.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), Swiss (1.5%), German (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1911

Elevation: 976 feet

Land area: 4.36 square miles.

Population density: 844 people per square mile   (low).

Hohenwald, Tennessee map

355 residents are foreign born

This city:

9.6%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $465 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $601 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (61.0 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (435.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

East Lewis, TN (2.5 miles ),
Coble, TN (3.5 miles ),
Summertown, TN (4.0 miles ),
Linden, TN (4.1 miles ),
Deerfield, TN (4.1 miles ),
Centerville, TN (4.2 miles ),
Poplar Top, TN (4.3 miles ),
Lobelville, TN (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 35.55 N, Longitude: 87.56 W

Area code: 931

Distribution of median household income in Hohenwald, TN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Hohenwald, TN in 2017
Hohenwald satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $69,200
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,300
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $90,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Hohenwald, TN residents
Average permit cost in Hohenwald, TN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.2%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Historical population in Hohenwald, TN
Historical housing units in Hohenwald, TN
Most common industries in Hohenwald, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (11.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.7%)
  • Educational services (8.7%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (8.6%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Construction (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Plastics & rubber products (12.4%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.9%)
  • Construction (9.7%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Truck transportation (5.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (24.3%)
  • Educational services (18.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.6%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Hohenwald, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (10.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)

Average climate in Hohenwald, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Hohenwald-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 83% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.4 miles away from the Hohenwald city center killed 3 people and caused $290,000 in damages.

On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 34.8 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Hohenwald-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 201.6 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 144.9 miles away from Hohenwald 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 131.3 miles away from Hohenwald center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 156.0 miles away from Hohenwald 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 157.1 miles away from Hohenwald 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 169.0 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 Lewis County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hohenwald topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Hohenwald:

  • LEWIS COUNTY HOSPITAL (provides emergency services, 617 W MAIN)
  • COMMUNITY HOME HEALTH (759 COLUMBIA HIGHWAY, PO BOX 370)
  • LEWIS COUNTY NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (119 KITTRELL ST, PO BOX 129)

Airports located in Hohenwald:

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College/University in Hohenwald:

  • Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Hohenwald (Full-time enrollment: 373; Location: 813 West Main; Public; Website: www.tcathohenwald.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hohenwald:

  • Columbia State Community College (about 26 miles; Columbia, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,383)
  • University of North Alabama (about 52 miles; Florence, AL; FT enrollment: 5,886)
  • Nashville State Community College (about 57 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 6,436)
  • Northwest-Shoals Community College (about 57 miles; Muscle Shoals, AL; FT enrollment: 2,702)
  • Lipscomb University (about 58 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,827)
  • Belmont University (about 59 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,795)
  • Vanderbilt University (about 59 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 10,518)

Public high school in Hohenwald:

Private high schools in Hohenwald:

  • GENERAL ASSEMBLY ACADEMY (Students: 29, Location: 161 BAKER RD, Grades: 1-12)
  • HOHENWALD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 7, Location: 652 SWAN AVE, Grades: 7-11)

Public elementary/middle schools in Hohenwald:

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Library in Hohenwald:

  • LEWIS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $76,352; Location: 15 KYLE AVENUE; 26,986 books; 579 audio materials; 374 video materials; 32 state licensed databases; 44 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Flatrock Church of Christ, Pineview Church of Christ, Salem Church of Christ, Riverside Chuch of Christ, Kimmins Church of Christ, Little Swan Church of Christ, Indian Creek Church of Christ, Sweetwater Church of Christ, Gordonsburg Church of Christ, Grinders Creek Church of Christ, Slippery Church of Christ

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hohenwald: Lewis County Volunteer Fire Department (A), Hohenwald Fire Department (B), Lewis County Nursing Home (C), Lewis County Library (D), Lewis County Courthouse (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Hohenwald include: Lomax Church of Christ (A), Blondy Church (B), Hohenwald First United Pentecostal Church (C), Hohenwald First Methodist Church (D), Hohenwald First Baptist Church (E), Hohenwald cumberland Presbyterian Church (F), Hohenwald Church of Christ (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Swiss Cemetery (1), Saint Peters Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Lewis County Museum (108 East Main Street).

Hotel: Embassy Inn (235 East Main Street).

Court: Lewis County - Circuit Court Clerk (Court House).

Birthplace of: William Gay (author) - Essayist.

Lewis 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 Hohenwald and their reported violations in the past:

HOHENWALD WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 10,098, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 21 regular monitoring violations

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

  • NATCHEZ TRACE WILDERNESS PRESERVE (Population served: 226, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.3 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.9%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.7%
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

People in group quarters in Hohenwald in 2010:

  • 124 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 60 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Hohenwald in 2000:

  • 130 people in nursing homes
  • 33 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 32 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

Banks with branches in Hohenwald (2011 data):

  • Community South Bank: East Main Street Branch, Howenwald Branch, Hohenwald Branch. Info updated 2007/01/18: Bank assets: $569.9 mil, Deposits: $534.2 mil, headquarters in Parsons, TN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: Tennessee Central Bancshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Hohenwald East Rdt Branch at 554 East Main Street, branch established on 2009/07/01; Hohenwald West Main Street Branch at 401 West Main Street, branch established on 1979/11/01. 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
  • Wayne County Bank: Citizens Bank Of Lewis County, A Branch Of at 605 East Main Street, branch established on 2006/12/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $278.1 mil, Deposits: $231.2 mil, headquarters in Waynesboro, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Wayne County Bancshares, Inc.
  • Bank of Perry County: Bank Of Lewis County, A Branch Of Bank Of Perry County at 434 East Main Street, branch established on 2008/09/08. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $144.3 mil, Deposits: $113.7 mil, headquarters in Lobelville, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices
  • Peoples Bank: Hohenwald Branch at 526 E Main St, branch established on 2006/10/13. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $137.6 mil, Deposits: $118.9 mil, headquarters in Clifton, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Pb Bancshares, Inc. Employees Stock Ownership Plan

For population 15 years and over in Hohenwald:

Marital status in Hohenwald, TN
  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 11.7%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

For population 25 years and over in Hohenwald:

  • High school or higher: 77.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Hohenwald
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Hohenwald, TN (based on Lewis County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,31533
Mainline Protestant6287
Catholic1601
Other11
None7,057-
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: 6
This county:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Here:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

8.65 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Lewis County:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

11.0%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Lewis County:

27.7%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.9%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Hohenwald:

48.0%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hohenwald:

41.4%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hohenwald:

18.5%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.0%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hohenwald:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hohenwald:

28.3%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

55.1%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

74.2%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hohenwald, 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
Police Protection - Officers 13$39,883$36,8150$0
Other Government Administration 8$24,882$37,3239$3,926
Water Supply 7$17,681$30,3102$2,002
Solid Waste Management 7$13,570$23,2630$0
Police - Other 5$12,003$28,8074$2,963
Sewerage 4$9,925$29,7751$2,281
Gas Supply 3$6,449$25,7960$0
Financial Administration 2$7,250$43,5000$0
Firefighters 2$6,032$36,1920$0
Health 1$1,935$23,2200$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,676$44,1123$3,251
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$655
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$461
Totals for Government 53$143,286$32,44221$15,539

Hohenwald government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,663,000 ($451.90)
    Gas Utilities: $1,224,000 ($332.61)
    Police Protection: $1,180,000 ($320.65)
    Sewerage: $553,000 ($150.27)
    Central Staff Services: $510,000 ($138.59)
    Regular Highways: $343,000 ($93.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $288,000 ($78.26)
    Solid Waste Management: $284,000 ($77.17)
    General - Other: $246,000 ($66.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $222,000 ($60.33)
    Public Welfare - Other: $13,000 ($3.53)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $11,000 ($2.99)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($4.08)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,298,000 ($624.46)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $255,000 ($69.29)

Hohenwald government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $841,000 ($228.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $366,000 ($99.46)
    Parks and Recreation: $159,000 ($43.21)
    Other: $8,000 ($2.17)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $3,000 ($0.82)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,211,000 ($329.08)
    Other: $488,000 ($132.61)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $237,000 ($64.40)
    Fines and Forfeits: $35,000 ($9.51)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($0.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,775,000 ($482.34)
    Gas Utilities: $1,146,000 ($311.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $2,023,000 ($549.73)
    Water Utilities: $576,000 ($156.52)
    Highways: $103,000 ($27.99)
  • Tax - Property: $815,000 ($221.47)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $226,000 ($61.41)
    Public Utilities Sales: $48,000 ($13.04)
    Other License: $5,000 ($1.36)

Hohenwald government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,928,000 ($2697.83)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,238,000 ($2510.33)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $691,000 ($187.77)

Hohenwald government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,572,000 ($698.91)
Businesses in Hohenwald, TN
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
FedEx2Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1SONIC Drive-In1
Hardee's1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Hohenwald:

  • WMLR (1230 AM; 1 kW; HOHENWALD, TN; Owner: COCHRAN COMM. CORP. OF LEWIS CNTY.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WNKX (1570 AM; 5 kW; CENTERVILLE, TN; Owner: HICKMAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WZNN (620 AM; 5 kW; LEXINGTON, AL; Owner: MANUEL HUERTA)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WMCP (1280 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: MAURY COUNTY BOOSTERS CORP.)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hohenwald:

  • WAUO (90.7 FM; HOHENWALD, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • W209AT (89.7 FM; HOHENWALD, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WFGZ (94.5 FM; LOBELVILLE, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • W287AA (105.3 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMSR-FM (94.9 FM; COLLINWOOD, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • WNKX-FM (96.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, TN; Owner: HICKMAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLLX (97.5 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: ROGER WRIGHT DBA PROSPECT COMMUNICATIONS)
Hohenwald fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Hohenwald fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 56Number of bridges
  • 249ft / 75.8mTotal length
  • $8,024,000Total costs
  • 14,560Total average daily traffic
  • 1,744Total average daily truck traffic
  • 22,960Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Hohenwald, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 111960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 151980-1989
  • 101990-1999
  • 82000-2009
  • 32010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Hohenwald, TN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Hohenwald)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Hohenwald, TN)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 93 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Hohenwald)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 15 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hohenwald)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 39. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 54 took place in 2009, and the least - 25 in 2013. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Hohenwald, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (42.5%), and Outside Fires (35.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Hohenwald, TN
    • 28142.5%Structure Fires
    • 23235.1%Outside Fires
    • 13119.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 172.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Hohenwald, TN
Most common first names in Hohenwald, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11370.1 years
William7777.0 years
Mary6878.5 years
John6572.7 years
Robert5870.2 years
Charles3372.8 years
George2975.7 years
Willie2873.2 years
Thomas2376.2 years
Betty2370.4 years
Most common last names in Hohenwald, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hinson10373.6 years
Carroll6270.6 years
Staggs4872.3 years
Hensley4171.0 years
Brown3578.6 years
Baker3372.5 years
Barber3170.2 years
Talley2975.3 years
Duncan2782.5 years
Turnbow2774.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hohenwald, TN
  • 70.5%Utility gas
  • 29.5%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hohenwald, TN
  • 62.1%Electricity
  • 37.9%Utility gas


Hohenwald compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Hohenwald on our top lists:

  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children (population 1,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children (population 1,000+)"
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