Lookout Mountain, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 1,872 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: -6.4%
 
Males: 861  (46.0%)
Females: 1,011  (54.0%)
Median resident age:

45.7 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 37350.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $126,567 (it was $100,782 in 2000)
Lookout Mountain:

$126,567
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $80,977 (it was $60,938 in 2000)

Lookout Mountain town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $577,906 (it was $327,600 in 2000)
Lookout Mountain:

$577,906
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $235,427; detached houses: $241,363; townhouses or other attached units: $229,772; in 2-unit structures: $177,129; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $226,172; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $321,293; mobile homes: $68,293; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $121,517

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,178.

March 2019 cost of living index in Lookout Mountain: 91.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 3.4%
(2.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.4% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Lookout Mountain, TN (2010)
    • 1,76196.1%White alone
    • 221.2%Black alone
    • 191.0%Two or more races
    • 160.9%Asian alone
    • 120.7%Hispanic
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Crime rates in Lookout Mountain by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(106.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(51.7)
1
(52.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.7)
6
(323.8)
6
(318.5)
2
(108.2)
2
(106.9)
7
(375.1)
2
(105.5)
3
(159.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
10
(516.5)
9
(468.3)
5
(268.1)
11
(590.4)
6
(323.8)
5
(265.4)
10
(540.8)
17
(908.6)
15
(803.9)
15
(791.6)
12
(635.9)
24
(1,268)
7
(373.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(108.2)
2
(106.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(105.5)
1
(53.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(53.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)24.322.410.738.135.632.937.973.858.447.540.850.719.2

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City-data.com crime index in Lookout Mountain, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 21 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

8.54
Tennessee average:

2.56
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Ancestries: English (22.1%), American (14.9%), German (9.8%), Scotch-Irish (9.3%), Scottish (7.6%), Irish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1890

Elevation: 1800 feet

Land area: 1.26 square miles.

Population density: 1,486 people per square mile   (low).

Lookout Mountain, Tennessee map

35 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.7%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $5,144 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,248 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chattanooga, TN (5.8 miles , pop. 155,554).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (101.2 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (489.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Lookout Mountain, GA (1.2 miles ),
Rossville, GA (1.9 miles ),
Rossville-Beverly Hills, GA (2.1 miles ),
Chattanooga Valley, GA (2.3 miles ),
Lakeview, GA (2.3 miles ),
Fairview, GA (2.4 miles ),
Chattanooga, TN (2.4 miles ),
Fairyland, GA (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 35.00 N, Longitude: 85.35 W

Distribution of median household income in Lookout Mountain, TN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Lookout Mountain, TN in 2017

Property values in Lookout Mountain, TN

Lookout Mountain satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 4 buildings, average cost: $317,500
  • 1998: 5 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 1999: 4 buildings, average cost: $416,300
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $349,300
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $450,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $705,000
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $475,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $446,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $175,000
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $2,100,000
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $407,500
  • 2015: 4 buildings, average cost: $1,190,000
  • 2016: 2 buildings, average cost: $887,500
  • 2017: 2 buildings, average cost: $887,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Lookout Mountain, TN residents
Average permit cost in Lookout Mountain, TN
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +143 (+7.7%).
Most common industries in Lookout Mountain, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (18.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (11.8%)
  • Educational services (9.7%)
  • Health care (9.6%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (19.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (16.2%)
  • Health care (10.8%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.2%)
  • Textile mills & textile products (4.6%)
  • Construction (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (21.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (17.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.7%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Used merchandise, gift, novelty, souvenir, other miscellaneous stores (4.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.7%)
Most common occupations in Lookout Mountain, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.3%)
  • Top executives (8.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.9%)
  • Lawyers (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (5.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Top executives (11.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (9.8%)
  • Physicians and surgeons (8.4%)
  • Lawyers (8.0%)
  • Other financial specialists (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.6%)
  • Art and design workers (8.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Accountants and auditors (4.8%)

Average climate in Lookout Mountain, Tennessee

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Lookout Mountain, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 67.8. This is about average.

City:

67.8
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 3.44. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.44
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.27. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.27
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 31.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.15. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.15
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Lookout Mountain-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 57% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/29/1997, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.1 miles away from the Lookout Mountain town center injured 44 people and caused $45 million in damages.

On 2/6/2008, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 35.8 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 12 people.

Earthquake activity:

Lookout Mountain-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 38.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from Lookout Mountain center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 154.9 miles away from Lookout Mountain 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 235.3 miles away from Lookout Mountain 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 277.2 miles away from Lookout Mountain center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 180.9 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 Hamilton County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lookout Mountain topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Lookout Mountain:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW REST HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • DCI CHATTANOOGA BROAD ST (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • MOCCASSIN BEND MENTAL HEALTH INSTITUTE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • ORANGE GROVE CENTER/CARL SWAFF (Hospital, about 3 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE ROSSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ROSSVILLE, GA)
  • ST BARNABAS NH (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)
  • HOSPICE OF CHATTANOOGA (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; CHATTANOOGA, TN)

Amtrak station near Lookout Mountain:

  • 10 miles: CHATTANOOGA (GREYHOUND STA., 960 AIRPORT RD.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lookout Mountain:

  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 5 miles; Chattanooga, TN; Full-time enrollment: 10,158)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 10 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 6,827)
  • Southern Adventist University (about 18 miles; Collegedale, TN; FT enrollment: 2,898)
  • Dalton State College (about 25 miles; Dalton, GA; FT enrollment: 3,846)
  • Lee University (about 30 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 4,422)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 31 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Northeast Alabama Community College (about 45 miles; Rainsville, AL; FT enrollment: 2,409)

Public elementary/middle school in Lookout Mountain:

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Notable locations in Lookout Mountain: Lookout Mountain City Hall (A), Lookout Mountain Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lookout Mountain include: Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd (A), First Baptist Church of Lookout Mountain (B), Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church (C), Reformed Presbyterian Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Battles for Chattanooga Museum (1110 East Brow Road), Lookout Mountain Incline Railway (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 827 East Brow Road).

Hotel: Chanticleer Lodge (1300 Mockingbird Lane).

Hamilton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

72.9%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

1.9%
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

Banks with branches in Lookout Mountain (2011 data):

  • SunTrust Bank: Lookout Mountain Branch at 802 Scenic Highway, branch established on 1969/10/27. 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 Lookout Mountain:

Marital status in Lookout Mountain, TN
  • Never married: 18.5%
  • Now married: 67.6%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

For population 25 years and over in Lookout Mountain:

  • High school or higher: 99.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 77.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.2%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Tennessee average:

11.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Lookout Mountain, TN (based on Hamilton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant137,194357
Mainline Protestant31,98168
Black Protestant14,52561
Catholic12,6856
Other6,18731
Orthodox3884
None133,503-
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: 68
This county:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 20
Hamilton County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 156
Hamilton County:

4.73 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 259
This county:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

11.1%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.5%
Tennessee:

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

12.6%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Lookout Mountain:

61.8%
State:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Lookout Mountain:

63.0%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Lookout Mountain:

27.6
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

15.8%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lookout Mountain:

6.2%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lookout Mountain:

7.1
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Lookout Mountain:

66.4%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.9%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lookout Mountain, 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 16$126,057$94,5430$0
Streets and Highways 7$30,737$52,6920$0
Police - Other 4$8,979$26,9375$4,316
Solid Waste Management 3$8,804$35,2160$0
Parks and Recreation 2$11,818$70,9080$0
Financial Administration 1$2,500$30,0001$2,736
Judicial and Legal 1$500$6,0000$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 34$189,395$66,8456$7,052

Lookout Mountain government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $1,302,000 ($695.51)
    Regular Highways: $548,000 ($292.74)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $423,000 ($225.96)
    Parks and Recreation: $140,000 ($74.79)
    Central Staff Services: $97,000 ($51.82)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $97,000 ($51.82)
    Financial Administration: $97,000 ($51.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $40,000 ($21.37)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $8,000 ($4.27)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $79,000 ($42.20)
    Regular Highways: $48,000 ($25.64)
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000 ($4.81)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $696,000 ($371.79)

Lookout Mountain government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $34,000 ($18.16)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $85,000 ($45.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $61,000 ($32.59)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $395,000 ($211.00)
    Interest Earnings: $19,000 ($10.15)
    Fines and Forfeits: $6,000 ($3.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $777,000 ($415.06)
    Highways: $3,000 ($1.60)
  • Tax - Property: $1,680,000 ($897.44)
    Other License: $57,000 ($30.45)
    Public Utilities Sales: $27,000 ($14.42)
    Motor Vehicle License: $8,000 ($4.27)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $7,000 ($3.74)

Lookout Mountain government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $240,000 ($128.21)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $240,000 ($128.21)

Lookout Mountain government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,319,000 ($1238.78)

6.42% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($58,175 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,425 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.29%
Tennessee average:

0.04%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Catoosa County, GA  0.44% ($44,881 average AGI)
from Bradley County, TN  0.37% ($44,950)
from Walker County, GA  0.27% ($35,898)


5.42% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,853 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
Tennessee average:

6.65%

0.02% of residents moved to foreign countries ($519 average AGI)
Hamilton County:

0.02%
Tennessee average:

0.04%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Catoosa County, GA  0.48% ($40,446 average AGI)
to Bradley County, TN  0.36% ($45,149)
to Walker County, GA  0.29% ($33,008)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lookout Mountain:

  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WDEF (1370 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WGOW (1150 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNOO (1260 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: PYE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WDOD (1310 AM; 5 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WUUS (980 AM; 1 kW; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLMR (1450 AM; 1 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: GRACE MEDIA, INC.)
  • WJOC (1490 AM; 1 kW; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARAH MARGARETT FRYAR)
  • WEPG (910 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH PITTSBURG, TN; Owner: STONE/COLLINS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTTI (1530 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DALTON, GA; Owner: PYE WILSON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKWN (1420 AM; 3 kW; TRENTON, GA; Owner: RA-AD OF TRENTON, INC.)
  • WQRX (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; VALLEY HEAD, AL; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lookout Mountain:

  • W257AZ (99.3 FM; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WAWL-FM (91.5 FM; RED BANK, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • W284AE (104.7 FM; ORCHARD HILLS, GA; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WLOV-FM1 (97.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRXR-FM (105.5 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBDX (102.7 FM; TRENTON, GA; Owner: PARTNERS FOR CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WKXJ (98.1 FM; SIGNAL MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W241AF (96.1 FM; ROSSVILLE, GA; Owner: IMMANUEL BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOGT (107.9 FM; EAST RIDGE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W278AC (103.5 FM; WALDEN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDYN (89.7 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE TEMPLE UNIVERSITY)
  • WUTC (88.1 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • W268AA (101.5 FM; FALLING WATER, TN; Owner: S/WEST FLORIDA COMMUNITY RADIO, INC.)
  • WSMC-FM (90.5 FM; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN COLLEGE OF SEVENTH-DAY ADVT)
  • WSGC-FM (101.9 FM; RINGGOLD, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Lookout Mountain:

  • WELF (Channel 23; DALTON, GA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WDEF-TV (Channel 12; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WRCB-TV (Channel 3; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WDSI-TV (Channel 61; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDSI LICENSE CORP.)
  • WTCI (Channel 45; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE GREATER CHATTANOOGA PUBLIC TELEVISION CORP)
  • WTVC (Channel 9; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF TENNESSEE, INC.)
  • W26BE (Channel 26; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOOT-LP (Channel 6; CHATTANOOGA, ETC., TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W66CG (Channel 66; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WCNT-LP (Channel 65; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: NORTH GEORGIA TELEVISION)
  • WYHB-CA (Channel 39; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: YING HUA BENNS)
  • W21BZ (Channel 21; COLLEGEDALE, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 8.2mTotal length
  • $1,303,000Total costs
  • 12,190Total average daily traffic
  • 792Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,344Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lookout Mountain)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lookout Mountain, TN)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5 (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 Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lookout Mountain)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER 500 S (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 172 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 799CE , Serial Number: 1807-17, Airworthiness Date: 07/24/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 01/23/2019
    Registrant (LLC): Red Oar Aviation LLC, 131 S Hermitage Ave, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/13/2018
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 88FN , Serial Number: 28-26119, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 10/10/1969, Certificate Issue Date: 01/11/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Robert Crabtree, 286 Fort Stephenson Ter, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350
  • Aircraft: HAWKER BEECHCRAFT CORP G36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550-B (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 912BM , Serial Number: E-3871, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 09/25/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 04/08/2016
    Registrant (Individual): Ladd M Campbell, 11 Willingham Ln, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350
  • Aircraft: MD HELICOPTERS INC 369E (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ALLISON 250-C20 SER (420 HP) (Turbo-shaft)
    N-Number: 599WW , Serial Number: 0548E, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 05/11/2000, Certificate Issue Date: 01/29/2016
    Registrant (Corporation): Delta Helos LLC, 518 N Bragg Ave, Lookout Mountain, TN 37350

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$163,50017$470,64746$327,6524$302,0001$74,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$32,0003$384,3330$01$32,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$219,0002$310,50011$433,8181$60,0001$230,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$210,0009$312,5560$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$02$647,5000$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0120.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$353,0001$355,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0120.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lookout Mountain, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Lookout Mountain, TN - Value
Most common first names in Lookout Mountain, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3882.5 years
William3778.3 years
James2975.5 years
Margaret2783.9 years
John2481.7 years
Elizabeth1879.4 years
George1572.4 years
Charles1576.8 years
Robert1472.0 years
Helen1379.9 years
Most common last names in Lookout Mountain, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1579.9 years
Johnson1378.2 years
Moore978.8 years
Wooten872.6 years
Brown782.9 years
Williams780.8 years
Clark678.3 years
Lawrence678.3 years
Harris685.6 years
Jones678.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Lookout Mountain, TN
  • 77.7%Utility gas
  • 20.3%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Lookout Mountain, TN
  • 78.8%Utility gas
  • 21.3%Electricity


Lookout Mountain compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
There are 8 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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