Lenoir City, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 9,199 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +34.9%
Males: 4,332  (47.1%)
Females: 4,867  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

32.5 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 37771.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $42,341 (it was $28,889 in 2000)
Lenoir City:

$42,341
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,794 (it was $16,632 in 2000)

Lenoir City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $131,394 (it was $63,100 in 2000)
Lenoir City:

$131,394
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $318,910; detached houses: $344,233; townhouses or other attached units: $282,152; in 2-unit structures: $315,134; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,855; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $158,276; mobile homes: $98,956

Median gross rent in 2017: $842.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lenoir City: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.9%
(22.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Lenoir City, TN (2010)
    • 6,80378.7%White alone
    • 1,51517.5%Hispanic
    • 1271.5%Black alone
    • 1091.3%Two or more races
    • 530.6%Asian alone
    • 220.3%American Indian alone
    • 100.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.03%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 48 registered sex offenders living in Lenoir City, Tennessee as of June 02, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Lenoir City is 190 to 1.


Crime rates in Lenoir City by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(26.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(26.7)
3
(38.6)
3
(38.3)
5
(62.7)
3
(36.8)
2
(24.4)
1
(11.5)
3
(34.0)
2
(22.4)
8
(88.3)
1
(11.0)
0
(0.0)
8
(87.1)
7
(75.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
4
(53.5)
4
(51.5)
8
(102.1)
5
(62.7)
10
(122.7)
11
(134.1)
10
(114.7)
14
(158.4)
8
(89.4)
4
(44.2)
7
(76.7)
5
(54.5)
5
(54.4)
2
(21.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
43
(574.8)
58
(746.2)
57
(727.5)
65
(814.7)
95
(1,166)
73
(890.0)
38
(435.8)
35
(396.1)
20
(223.6)
23
(253.9)
26
(284.9)
10
(109.0)
14
(152.4)
17
(183.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
75
(1,003)
129
(1,660)
117
(1,493)
70
(877.4)
110
(1,350)
105
(1,280)
131
(1,502)
113
(1,279)
103
(1,151)
90
(993.6)
40
(438.3)
29
(316.1)
43
(468.1)
22
(237.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
470
(6,283)
375
(4,824)
318
(4,059)
366
(4,588)
258
(3,167)
447
(5,450)
374
(4,289)
385
(4,357)
297
(3,320)
343
(3,787)
276
(3,024)
236
(2,572)
230
(2,504)
182
(1,960)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
27
(360.9)
31
(398.8)
38
(485.0)
30
(376.0)
26
(319.1)
20
(243.8)
22
(252.3)
20
(226.3)
20
(223.6)
19
(209.8)
23
(252.0)
15
(163.5)
22
(239.5)
24
(258.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(53.5)
0
(0.0)
4
(51.1)
1
(12.5)
3
(36.8)
6
(73.2)
2
(22.9)
1
(11.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(21.8)
2
(21.8)
2
(21.5)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)556.2536.6512.4506.9546.2564.9427.6435.8320.7394.6260.6176.2268.5219.1

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City-data.com crime index in Lenoir City, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 27 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.69
Tennessee average:

2.56
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Ancestries: American (35.9%), Irish (5.3%), English (4.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%), German (1.8%), Ugandan (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1907

Elevation: 798 feet

Land area: 6.20 square miles.

Population density: 1,483 people per square mile   (low).

Lenoir City, Tennessee map

1,533 residents are foreign born (13.4% Latin America).

This city:

16.7%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $732 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $600 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (22.1 miles , pop. 173,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (141.2 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (456.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Loudon, TN (2.5 miles ),
Tellico Village, TN (2.6 miles ),
Farragut, TN (2.8 miles ),
Concord, TN (2.8 miles ),
Friendsville, TN (2.9 miles ),
Hardin Valley, TN (3.3 miles ),
Philadelphia, TN (3.3 miles ),
Greenback, TN (3.4 miles )

Latitude: 35.80 N, Longitude: 84.27 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,524 (+27.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,252 (32.0%)

Area code: 865

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 20 buildings, average cost: $100,200
  • 1998: 43 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 1999: 34 buildings, average cost: $70,500
  • 2000: 38 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2001: 38 buildings, average cost: $63,600
  • 2002: 44 buildings, average cost: $64,600
  • 2003: 50 buildings, average cost: $88,100
  • 2004: 30 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2005: 65 buildings, average cost: $83,100
  • 2006: 132 buildings, average cost: $94,200
  • 2007: 65 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2008: 48 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $143,800
  • 2010: 39 buildings, average cost: $125,200
  • 2011: 35 buildings, average cost: $65,100
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2013: 31 buildings, average cost: $157,300
  • 2014: 33 buildings, average cost: $174,000
  • 2015: 48 buildings, average cost: $173,000
  • 2016: 48 buildings, average cost: $179,700
  • 2017: 37 buildings, average cost: $172,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Lenoir City, TN residents
Average permit cost in Lenoir City, TN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.4%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Historical population in Lenoir City, TN
Historical housing units in Lenoir City, TN

Population change in the 1990s: +517 (+8.2%).
Most common industries in Lenoir City, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
  • Educational services (4.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.5%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.5%)
  • Utilities (4.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (6.5%)
  • Educational services (6.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.8%)
Most common occupations in Lenoir City, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)

Average climate in Lenoir City, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Lenoir City, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.5. This is about average.

City:

74.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.171. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.171
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.597. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.597
U.S.:

5.558
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.605. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.605
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.42. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.42
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2015 was 0.00868. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00868
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Lenoir City-area historical tornado activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 21% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/2/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 31.3 miles away from the Lenoir City city center killed 4 people and injured 8 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 2/21/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 8.6 miles away from the city center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lenoir City-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 78% 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 17.3 miles away from Lenoir 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 167.5 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 118.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 167.3 miles away from Lenoir 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) earthquake occurred 271.0 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 163.7 miles away from Lenoir 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 Loudon County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Winter Storms: 3, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lenoir City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Lenoir City:

  • FORT LOUDOUN MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 550 FORT LOUDOUN MEDICAL CENTER DR)
  • BAPTIST HEALTH CARE CENTER (700 WILLIAMS FERRY RD)
  • FMC LOUDON DIALYSIS (200 INTERCHANGE PARK DRIVE)

Airports and heliports located in Lenoir City:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lenoir City:

  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 12 miles; Knoxville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,271)
  • Roane State Community College (about 21 miles; Harriman, TN; FT enrollment: 4,302)
  • The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (about 23 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)
  • Walters State Community College (about 64 miles; Morristown, TN; FT enrollment: 4,359)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 65 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)

Public high school in Lenoir City:

Private high school in Lenoir City:

  • CROSSROADS CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 116, Location: 1963 MARTEL RD, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Lenoir City:

Private elementary/middle school in Lenoir City:

  • LENOIR CITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 100, Location: 2085 SIMPSON RD E, Grades: PK-1)
See full list of schools located in Lenoir City

Library in Lenoir City:

  • LENOIR CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $66,307; Location: 100 WEST BROADWAY; 20,258 books; 312 audio materials; 1,228 video materials; 32 state licensed databases; 53 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • HIGHLAND HILLS CHRISTIAN ACAD is no longer in existence However, there is a K-12 Homeschool Co-op (3-day a week school) called Crossroads Christian Academy 865-986-9823. Also, TV Channel 38 (WDTT) is owned by Daystar (TX)
  • Lenoir City opened a new hospital in 2004: Fort Loudoun Medical Center (on Hwy 321 in Lenoir City) added by Lenoir City Welcome Lady
  • ROANE STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE now has a campus in downtown Lenoir City

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Lenoir City: Lenoir City Marina (A), Lenoir City Industrial Park (B), Thurmans Dock (C), Lenoir Mill (D), Lenoir City Fire Department Station 2 (E), Lenoir City Fire Department Station 1 (F), Lenoir City Public Library (G), Lenoir City City Hall (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Lenoir City Shopping Center (1), Lenoir City Plaza Shopping Center (2), Twin Lakes Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lenoir City include: Zion MIssionary Baptist Church (A), West Broadway Baptist Church (B), Victory Temple Church (C), Trinity United Methodist Church (D), Silver Ridge Baptist Church (E), Sixth Avenue Church of God (F), Second Baptist Church (G), Nelson Street Baptist Church (H), Lenoir City Primitive Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Eldridge Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Town Creek (A), Muddy Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lenoir City include: Lenoir City Park (1), Lenior City Area Recreation Complex (2), Rock Springs Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Lenoir City Museum and Cotton Mill Site (110 East Depot Street), Loudon County Tourist Information Center (1075 Highway 321 North).

Hotels: Days Inn Lenoir City TN (1110 Highway 321 North), Inn of Lenoir Motor Lodge (503 Highway 321 North), Econo Lodge Lenoir City (1211 US 321 North), Comfort Inn Lenoir City (150 Interchange Park Lane), Crossroads Inn (1110 Highway 321 North), Days Inn (1110 Highway 321 North).

Court: Loudon County - General Sessions Court (12680 Highway 11 West).

Birthplace of: Jese Snyder - College basketball player (Belmont Bruins).

Loudon 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 Lenoir City and their reported violations in the past:

LENOIR CITY UTILITY BOARD (Population served: 22,890, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-21-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-03-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-21-2008), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (FEB-03-2009)
MARTEL UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 3,994, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-29-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-29-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-15-2013), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2013)
  • One minor monitoring violation

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

  • CROSS EYED CRICKET CAMPGROUND (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.8%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.2%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
4 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
34 people in nursing homes in 2000
2 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Lenoir City (2011 data):

  • First National Bank: Hwy 321 Office Branch at 257 Medical Park Drive, branch established on 2006/02/22; at 200 East Broadway, branch established on 1907/05/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $396.3 mil, Deposits: $348.4 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Moneytree Corporation
  • Regions Bank: Lenoir City Branch at 805 East Broadway, branch established on 1974/02/11. 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
  • United Community Bank: Lenoir City Branch at 725 Highway 321 North, branch established on 1991/06/04. Info updated 2009/06/23: Bank assets: $6,977.4 mil, Deposits: $6,170.1 mil, headquarters in Blairsville, GA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 106 total offices, Holding Company: United Community Banks, Inc.
  • American Trust Bank of East Tennessee: Medical Park Drive Branch at 256 Medical Park Drive, branch established on 2005/08/01. Info updated 2009/04/07: Bank assets: $138.8 mil, Deposits: $118.9 mil, headquarters in Knoxville, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Lenoir City Branch at 391 Highway 321 North, branch established on 1977/02/10. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • FSGBANK, National Association: Lenoir City Branch at 705 East Broadway, branch established on 2003/10/27. Info updated 2007/10/03: Bank assets: $1,111.8 mil, Deposits: $1,020.8 mil, headquarters in Chattanooga, TN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 30 total offices, Holding Company: First Security Group, Inc.
  • Capital Bank, National Association: Lenior City Branch at 510 Highway 321 North, branch established on 2000/04/10. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $6,448.0 mil, Deposits: $5,135.4 mil, headquarters in Miami, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 152 total offices, Holding Company: North American Financial Holdings, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: Lenoir City Branch at 530 Highway 321 N, branch established on 1956/01/07. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Lenoir City:

Marital status in Lenoir City, TN
  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

For population 25 years and over in Lenoir City:

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.1
Tennessee average:

11.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lenoir City, TN (based on Loudon County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant25,09976
Mainline Protestant3,57319
Catholic1,6781
Other6563
Black Protestant1181
None17,432-
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
Here:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Loudon County:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Loudon County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.95 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 30
Loudon County:

6.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Loudon County:

12.6%
State:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Loudon County:

31.1%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Loudon County:

18.3%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.9%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lenoir City:

40.3%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.1%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lenoir City:

11.6%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

31.9%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Lenoir City:

52.5%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Lenoir City:

76.7%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lenoir City, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 211$831,150$47,26932$21,392
Electric Power 115$703,534$73,4123$2,197
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 66$160,470$29,17626$26,344
Police Protection - Officers 24$115,150$57,5751$1,816
Firefighters 18$82,870$55,2477$4,670
Streets and Highways 15$48,143$38,5140$0
Water Supply 15$80,007$64,0060$0
Parks and Recreation 8$24,904$37,3561$1,187
Gas Supply 7$45,388$77,8081$2,690
Sewerage 7$33,715$57,7973$3,138
Other Government Administration 6$28,533$57,0660$0
Judicial and Legal 3$9,464$37,8560$0
Financial Administration 3$11,452$45,8080$0
Police - Other 3$12,788$51,1520$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 501$2,187,568$52,39774$63,434

Lenoir City government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Electric Utilities: $32,605,000 ($3544.41)
    Water Utilities: $5,614,000 ($610.28)
    General Public Buildings: $1,381,000 ($150.13)
    Sewerage: $1,006,000 ($109.36)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $685,000 ($74.46)
    Gas Utilities: $368,000 ($40.00)
    Regular Highways: $320,000 ($34.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $140,000 ($15.22)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $140,521,000 ($15275.68)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,370,000 ($2105.66)
    Water Utilities: $3,036,000 ($330.04)
    Gas Utilities: $2,923,000 ($317.75)
    General - Other: $2,141,000 ($232.74)
    Sewerage: $1,778,000 ($193.28)
    Police Protection: $1,734,000 ($188.50)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,242,000 ($135.01)
    Regular Highways: $1,062,000 ($115.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $751,000 ($81.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $324,000 ($35.22)
    Financial Administration: $317,000 ($34.46)
    Central Staff Services: $280,000 ($30.44)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $224,000 ($24.35)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $179,000 ($19.46)
    General Public Buildings: $111,000 ($12.07)
    Libraries: $30,000 ($3.26)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($0.22)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $133,000 ($14.46)
  • Gas Utilities - Interest on Debt: $89,000 ($9.67)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,848,000 ($200.89)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $804,000 ($87.40)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,188,000 ($129.14)
    Electric Utilities: $203,000 ($22.07)
    Police Protection: $146,000 ($15.87)
    Sewerage: $68,000 ($7.39)
    Gas Utilities: $22,000 ($2.39)
    Water Utilities: $22,000 ($2.39)
    Local Fire Protection: $11,000 ($1.20)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($1.09)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($0.33)
    General Public Building: $3,000 ($0.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $27,972,000 ($3040.77)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $182,000 ($19.78)

Lenoir City government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,713,000 ($403.63)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $633,000 ($68.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $375,000 ($40.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $96,000 ($10.44)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $2,000 ($0.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $434,000 ($47.18)
    Other: $264,000 ($28.70)
    General Local Government Support: $54,000 ($5.87)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000 ($0.22)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $7,887,000 ($857.38)
    General Local Government Support: $3,434,000 ($373.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $586,000 ($63.70)
    Fines and Forfeits: $320,000 ($34.79)
    General Revenue - Other: $149,000 ($16.20)
    Rents: $31,000 ($3.37)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($1.20)
    Sale of Property: $5,000 ($0.54)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $154,504,000 ($16795.74)
    Water Utilities: $4,046,000 ($439.83)
    Gas Utilities: $3,654,000 ($397.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $11,756,000 ($1277.96)
    General Local Government Support: $1,164,000 ($126.54)
    Other: $104,000 ($11.31)
    Highways: $18,000 ($1.96)
  • Tax - Property: $2,731,000 ($296.88)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $538,000 ($58.48)
    Other Selective Sales: $490,000 ($53.27)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $490,000 ($53.27)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $9,000 ($0.98)

Lenoir City government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $58,642,000 ($6374.82)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $56,339,000 ($6124.47)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,625,000 ($1263.72)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,322,000 ($1013.37)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $30,973,000 ($3367.00)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $58,000 ($6.31)

8.39% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($70,751 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.39%
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  1.99% ($65,386 average AGI)
from Blount County, TN  0.74% ($51,235)
from Monroe County, TN  0.73% ($45,122)


7.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,915 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
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  1.89% ($58,051 average AGI)
to Blount County, TN  0.85% ($40,757)
to Monroe County, TN  0.66% ($44,679)
Businesses in Lenoir City, TN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Home Depot1
Advance Auto Parts1KFC1
Arby's1Lane Furniture1
AutoZone1Little Caesars Pizza1
Baskin-Robbins1McDonald's1
Blockbuster1Penske1
Burger King1Quiznos1
CVS1RadioShack1
Circle K1Ramada1
Comfort Inn1Ruby Tuesday1
Cracker Barrel1SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless1Sprint Nextel1
Curves1Subway2
Days Inn1T-Mobile2
Domino's Pizza1Taco Bell1
Econo Lodge1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul1
Ford1U.S. Cellular1
GameStop1UPS1
Goodwill1Waffle House1
H&R Block1Walgreens1
Hilton1Walmart1
Holiday Inn1Wendy's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Lenoir City:

  • WBLC (1360 AM; 1 kW; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WLIL (730 AM; 1 kW; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: BP BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WMTY (670 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FARRAGUT, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WQBB (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POWELL, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLOD (1140 AM; daytime; 1 kW; LOUDON, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)
  • WATO (1290 AM; 5 kW; OAK RIDGE, 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)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WECO (940 AM; 5 kW; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lenoir City:

  • WKVL-FM (105.3 FM; LOUDON, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKZX-FM (93.5 FM; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: BP BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • WNOX-FM (99.1 FM; LOUDON, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOKI-FM (100.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: OAK RIDGE FM, INC.)
  • WNFZ (94.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: JOHN W. PIRKLE)
  • WUOT (91.9 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WDVX (89.9 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNITIES COMMUNI CORP.)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJXB-FM (97.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WWSR (105.7 FM; ROCKWOOD, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WYLV (89.1 FM; ALCOA, TN; Owner: FOOTHILLS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKTS (90.1 FM; KINGSTON, TN; Owner: THE KINGSTON CENTURY CLUB INC.)
  • WLOD-FM (98.3 FM; SWEETWATER, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WMYU (93.1 FM; KARNS, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WIMZ-FM (103.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMM., CORP.)
  • WBZH (92.7 FM; HARRIMAN, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WCVP-FM (95.9 FM; ROBBINSVILLE, NC; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WYIL-FM (98.7 FM; OLIVER SPRINGS, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WTXM-FM (95.7 FM; MARYVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Lenoir City:

  • WDTT-LP (Channel 38; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • W46DC (Channel 46; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WVLT-TV (Channel 8; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WVLT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • 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.)
  • WEEE-LP (Channel 32; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WEZK-LP (Channel 28; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W50CG (Channel 50; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W56CM (Channel 56; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFEM-LP (Channel 12; HEISKELL, ETC., TN; Owner: H. EARL MARLAR)
Lenoir City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Lenoir City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 57Number of bridges
  • 472ft / 144mTotal length
  • $24,633,000Total costs
  • 995,602Total average daily traffic
  • 148,761Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,320,986Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Lenoir City, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 81950-1959
  • 191960-1969
  • 151970-1979
  • 61980-1989
  • 22000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Lenoir City, TN
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED16$123,22913$141,03854$131,8224$45,3631$113,6706$110,7972$50,705
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$142,6003$136,0001$32,3300$00$01$20,070
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$109,8853$92,81017$111,1814$38,7150$02$74,0402$55,400
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$89,9402$116,79513$148,2781$40,4100$01$80,8200$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$66,2201$23,7203$141,3000$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0602.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$145,8632$113,795
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$92,2901$67,260
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$221,070
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0602.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lenoir City, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lenoir City, TN - Value

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 fire incidents per year is 116. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 238 took place in 2007, and the least - 53 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Lenoir City, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (49.1%), and Structure Fires (25.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Lenoir City, TN
    • 97049.1%Outside Fires
    • 51025.8%Structure Fires
    • 41320.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 824.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lenoir City, TN

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lenoir City, Tennessee:

  • Econo Lodge, 1211 Hwy 321 N, Lenoir City, Tennessee 37771 , Phone: (865) 986-0295, Fax: (865) 986-0295
  • Comfort Inn, 150 Interchange Park Ln, Lenoir City, Tennessee 37772 , Phone: (865) 988-8880, Fax: (865) 988-0659
  • Hampton Inn Knoxville/Lenoir City, 585 Ft Loudon Medical Center Dr, Lenoir City, Tennessee 37772 , Phone: (865) 988-2000, Fax: (865) 988-2029
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 1112 Hwy 321 N, Lenoir City, Tennessee 37771 , Phone: (865) 635-0070, Fax: (865) 635-0080
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites Knoxville Lenoir City/ I-75, 370 Adesa Pkwy, Lenoir city, Tennessee 37771 , Phone: (865) 412-0500
All 5 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lenoir City, Tennessee
Most common first names in Lenoir City, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James24770.2 years
Mary17377.8 years
William16972.8 years
John12575.5 years
Robert11470.8 years
Charles9370.0 years
George6271.8 years
Margaret5077.5 years
Ruth4681.0 years
Roy4671.2 years
Most common last names in Lenoir City, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith10675.4 years
Brown9274.5 years
Johnson9069.5 years
Williams8176.3 years
Jenkins6971.8 years
Davis3971.9 years
Harvey3676.9 years
Lee3674.2 years
White3475.4 years
Rogers3372.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lenoir City, TN
  • 55.2%Electricity
  • 42.3%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lenoir City, TN
  • 85.2%Electricity
  • 14.8%Utility gas


Lenoir City compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.

Lenoir City on our top lists:

  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: utilities (population 5,000+)"
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