McKenzie, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 5,462 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.2%
 
Males: 3,015  (55.2%)
Females: 2,447  (44.8%)
Median resident age:  34.5 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 38201.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,308 (it was $28,319 in 2000)
McKenzie:

$32,308
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,294 (it was $18,723 in 2000)

McKenzie city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $85,369 (it was $63,600 in 2000)
McKenzie:

$85,369
TN:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $567.

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  • Races in McKenzie, TN (2013)

    McKenzie races chart
    • 4,42579.5%White alone
    • 73913.3%Black alone
    • 3085.5%Two or more races
    • 811.5%Hispanic
    • 100.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.02%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in McKenzie: 80.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (21.2%), German (11.0%), English (8.8%), Irish (8.6%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%), French (2.5%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1868

Elevation: 495 feet

Land area: 5.53 square miles.

Population density: 988 people per square mile   (low).

McKenzie,TN real estate house value index trend

McKenzie, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in McKenzie:

  • High school or higher: 85.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in McKenzie city:

  • Never married: 33.2%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.2%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

117 residents are foreign born (1.0% Latin America, 0.6% Europe, 0.5% Asia, 0.2% Africa).

This city:

2.1%
Tennessee:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $730 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $850 (1.0%)

McKenzie satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (38.5 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (97.8 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (397.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Henry, TN (2.7 miles ), Gleason, TN (2.8 miles ), Huntingdon, TN (3.2 miles ), Trezevant, TN (3.2 miles ), McLemoresville, TN (3.3 miles ), Atwood, TN (3.7 miles ), Dresden, TN (3.8 miles ), Hollow Rock, TN (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $78,000
  • 1998: 10 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $75,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $110,000
  • 2001: 21 buildings, average cost: $45,100
  • 2002: 27 buildings, average cost: $17,300
  • 2003: 30 buildings, average cost: $35,300
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $53,600
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $60,700
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $37,500
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $130,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $82,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.13 N, Longitude: 88.52 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,002 (+18.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 859 (44.5%)

Area code: 731

McKenzie household income distribution McKenzie home values distribution

Crime rates in McKenzie by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000011001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.018.418.50.00.018.70.00.00.0
Rapes 2424001131252
per 100,000 37.174.437.072.30.00.018.518.656.818.737.492.535.4
Robberies 0121424424113
per 100,000 0.018.637.018.172.736.874.074.637.974.718.718.553.1
Assaults 2681518141113141326151516
per 100,000 481.8148.7277.2325.3254.4202.3240.5261.1246.1485.3280.7277.5283.3
Burglaries 42555453524962543843528957
per 100,000 778.41,022.5998.0957.9944.9901.11,147.11,007.1719.3802.5973.11,646.31,009.4
Thefts 1731521731431781531839583126111152136
per 100,000 3,206.12,825.83,197.22,584.53,234.62,813.53,385.81,771.71,571.12,351.62,077.12,811.72,408.4
Auto thefts 492011578633494
per 100,000 74.1167.3369.6198.890.9128.7148.0111.956.856.074.9166.570.8
Arson 1021000003100
per 100,000 18.50.037.018.10.00.00.00.00.056.018.70.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 321.9299.5330.9321.9281.8280.5357.7245.4228.9333.9254.6384.7279.9

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in McKenzie detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 21 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.01
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.0%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -144 (-2.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Information (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (23%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in McKenzie, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

McKenzie-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 81% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.3 miles away from the McKenzie city center killed 3 people and injured 137 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 24.2 miles away from the city center caused $100,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

McKenzie-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 78.6 miles away from the 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 164.1 miles away from McKenzie 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 91.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 107.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 70.5 miles away from McKenzie 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 134.5 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 Carroll County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 8, Floods: 7, Winds: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
McKenzie topographic map

Birthplace of: H. T. Collier (American football coach at Tulane) - Football player and coach, Les Bingaman - Football player, Tom Winsett - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near McKenzie:

  • TRI COUNTY HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE, INC (Hospital, about 1 miles away; MC KENZIE, TN)
  • METHODIST HEALTHCARE ALLIANCE HLTH SVC (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; MC KENZIE, TN)
  • MCKENZIE REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 2 miles away; MC KENZIE, TN)
  • MCKENZIE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MC KENZIE, TN)
  • OAK MANOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; MC KENZIE, TN)
  • HILLHAVEN CONV CTR HUNTINGDON (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HUNTINGDON, TN)
  • HUNTINGDON HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; HUNTINGDON, TN)

Colleges/Universities in McKenzie:

  • Bethel University (Full-time enrollment: 5,878; Location: 325 Cherry Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bethelu.edu/; Offers Master's degree)
  • Tennessee College of Applied Technology-McKenzie (FT enrollment: 262; Location: 16940 Highland Dr; Public; Website: www.tcatmckenzie.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near McKenzie:

  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 25 miles; Martin, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,013)
  • Murray State University (about 35 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 37 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Union University (about 37 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 50 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • West Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 65 miles; Paducah, KY; FT enrollment: 4,107)
  • Austin Peay State University (about 71 miles; Clarksville, TN; FT enrollment: 8,621)

Public high school in McKenzie:

Public elementary/middle schools in McKenzie:

See full list of schools located in McKenzie

Library in McKenzie:

  • MCKENZIE MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $37,918; Location: 15 N. BROADWAY; 13,514 books; 840 audio materials; 356 video materials; 32 state licensed databases; 30 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable location: McKenzie Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in McKenzie include: Grace Baptist Church (A), McKenzie First Baptist Church (B), McKenzie Primitive Baptist Church (C), McKenzie Cumberland Presbyterian Church (D), McKenzie Church of Christ (E), First United Methodist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Carroll County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.3%
(16.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 71.5% for Black residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 54.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  61.2%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.1%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in McKenzie in 2010:

  • 512 people in college/university student housing
  • 147 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in McKenzie in 2000:

  • 233 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 98 people in nursing homes
  • 35 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

McKenzie, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Tennessee average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for McKenzie city (based on Carroll County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant12,88655
Mainline Protestant1,88321
Black Protestant6015
Catholic691
Other1-
None13,082-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Carroll County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Carroll County:

6.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

6.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.9%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Carroll County:

29.0%
Tennessee:

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

11.7%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
McKenzie:

54.4%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
McKenzie:

53.0%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
McKenzie:

27.8
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

18.3%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
McKenzie:

8.7%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.0
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.3%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

60.3%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
McKenzie:

79.6%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of McKenzie, 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
Other Government Administration 14$41,586$35,6453$1,705
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$833
Police Protection - Officers 17$46,500$32,8242$2,386
Police - Other 2$5,093$30,5586$4,172
Firefighters 4$11,182$33,5467$996
Streets and Highways 7$18,777$32,1891$1,360
Solid Waste Management 1$2,214$26,5680$0
Sewerage 4$8,525$25,5750$0
Parks and Recreation 3$13,064$52,2565$5,314
Water Supply 6$15,389$30,7780$0
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,329
Totals for Government 58$162,330$33,58627$18,095

McKenzie government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $944,000 ($172.83)
    Water Utilities: $420,000 ($76.89)
    Regular Highways: $397,000 ($72.68)
    Sewerage: $286,000 ($52.36)
    Solid Waste Management: $266,000 ($48.70)
    Fire Protection: $265,000 ($48.52)
    Central Staff Services: $253,000 ($46.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $195,000 ($35.70)
    General - Other: $106,000 ($19.41)
    Financial Administration: $52,000 ($9.52)
    Health Services - Other: $21,000 ($3.84)
    Housing & Community Development: $8,000 ($1.46)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $4,000 ($0.73)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $65,000 ($11.90)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $495,000 ($90.63)
    Fire Protection: $72,000 ($13.18)
    Police Protection: $66,000 ($12.08)
    Parks & Recreation: $63,000 ($11.53)
    General - Other: $14,000 ($2.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($1.10)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($0.37)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,635,000 ($299.34)

McKenzie government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $623,000 ($114.06)
    Solid Waste Management: $270,000 ($49.43)
    All Other: $36,000 ($6.59)
    Parks & Recreation: $22,000 ($4.03)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $11,000 ($2.01)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $198,000 ($36.25)
    Interest Earnings: $162,000 ($29.66)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $561,000 ($102.71)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $349,000 ($63.90)
    Highways: $160,000 ($29.29)
    All Other: $61,000 ($11.17)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $761,000 ($139.33)
    Property: $417,000 ($76.35)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $119,000 ($21.79)
    NEC: $101,000 ($18.49)
    Public Utilities: $66,000 ($12.08)
    Other Selective Sales: $19,000 ($3.48)

McKenzie government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,077,000 ($197.18)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $1,248,000 ($228.49)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,508,000 ($276.09)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $817,000 ($149.58)

McKenzie government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,206,000 ($770.05)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $96,000 ($17.58)

6.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,099 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.21%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Gibson County, TN  0.81% ($23,638 average AGI)
from Henry County, TN  0.64% ($20,219)
from Weakley County, TN  0.44% ($26,205)


6.18% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.18%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Henry County, TN  0.80% ($20,620 average AGI)
to Gibson County, TN  0.67% ($34,500)
to Madison County, TN  0.57% ($26,140)

Strongest AM radio stations in McKenzie:

  • WHDM (1440 AM; 1 kW; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: WHDM BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMUF (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PARIS, TN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD B/CTING OF TN,INC)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WDAP (1530 AM; daytime; 1 kW; HUNTINGDON, TN; Owner: MARK C. JOHNSON)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WTPR (710 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PARIS, TN; Owner: WENK BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in McKenzie:

  • WAJJ (89.3 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: HEARTLAND MINSTRIES, INC.)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTKB-FM (93.7 FM; ATWOOD, TN; Owner: GIBSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WMUF-FM (104.7 FM; HENRY, TN; Owner: BENTON WEATHERFORD B/C INC OF TN)
  • WAKQ (105.5 FM; PARIS, TN; Owner: WENK BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WCDZ (95.1 FM; DRESDEN, TN; Owner: THUNDERBOLT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVHR (100.9 FM; HUNTINGDON, TN; Owner: MILAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLZK (94.1 FM; PARIS, TN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD BRD/CST INC OF TN)
  • WFGE (103.7 FM; MURRAY, KY; Owner: FOREVER COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WIGH (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WTNE-FM (97.7 FM; TRENTON, TN; Owner: GIBSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCMT-FM (101.7 FM; MARTIN, TN; Owner: THUNDERBOLT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLSZ (105.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, TN; Owner: BOYD ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WRJB (95.9 FM; CAMDEN, TN; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC)

TV broadcast stations around McKenzie:

  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W22BR (Channel 22; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CZ (Channel 52; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BZ (Channel 64; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WQTV-LP (Channel 24; MURRAY, KY; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
McKenzie fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of McKenzie fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 38m125ftTotal length
  • $442,000Total costs
  • 64,990Total average daily traffic
  • 3,375Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11920-1929
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 51990-1999
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in McKenzie)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • CARROLL COUNTY, 945 North Highland Drive (Lat: 36.132833 Lon: -88.503111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 18.9 m, Call Sign: KGW580
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.340 MHz, 155.280 MHzGrant Date: 10/15/2014, Expiration Date: 09/18/2024, Certifier: Terry HendonRegistrant: Mckenzie Tennessee Hospital Company, LLC, 161 Hospital Drive, Mckenzie, TN 38201, Phone: (731) 431-6180, Fax: (731) 352-4131, Email:
  • 945 N Highland Dr (Lat: 36.132833 Lon: -88.503111), Call Sign: KNFP408, Licensee ID: L00096910
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.280 MHz, 155.340 MHzGrant Date: 08/15/1995, Expiration Date: 08/20/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2000Registrant: State Of Tennessee, 287 Plus Park Blvd, Nashville, TN 37247-0701, Phone: (901) 352-5344
  • 109 E Cedar Ave (Lat: 36.128389 Lon: -88.521722), Call Sign: KXI970
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHzGrant Date: 08/22/1995, Expiration Date: 08/20/2000, Cancellation Date: 10/29/2000Registrant: State Of Tennessee, 287 Plus Park Blvd, Nashville, TN 37247-0701, Phone: (901) 352-2265
  • MCKENZIE, Rr @ Maple St (Lat: 36.128000 Lon: -88.522694), Type: Building, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 4.6 m, Call Sign: WQOT788
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.785 MHzGrant Date: 01/27/2012, Expiration Date: 01/27/2022, Certifier: Shantrice Cruse-ScottRegistrant: Csx Transportation Inc, 6735 Southpoint Dr South, 4th Flr J958, Jacksonville, FL 32216, Phone: (904) 332-5925, Fax: (904) 332-6048, Email:
  • 325 Cherry Ave (Lat: 36.136667 Lon: -88.517083), Call Sign: WQRQ607
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.187 MHz, 456.462 MHz, 456.537 MHz, 456.637 MHzGrant Date: 07/09/2013, Expiration Date: 07/09/2023, Certifier: Peggy CarterRegistrant: B&e Electronics Inc., 3890 N Highland Ave, Jackson, TN 38305, Phone: (731) 668-0325, Fax: (731) 668-3178, Email:

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 36.127278 Lon: -88.509500, Call Sign: KP4934, Licensee ID: L01764009
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.250 MHz, 450.550 MHz, 455.750 MHzGrant Date: 06/03/1986, Expiration Date: 08/01/2020Registrant: Southern Stone Communications, LLC, 126 W. International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach, FL 32114

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • Howard Tower, Lat: 36.136111 Lon: -88.518333, Type: Tower, Structure height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQLV604
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Glenn W IshiharaRegistrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0430, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:
  • Howard Tower, Lat: 36.136111 Lon: -88.518333, Type: Tower, Structure height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQLV604
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Glenn W IshiharaRegistrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0430, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:
  • Howard Tower, Lat: 36.136111 Lon: -88.518333, Type: Tower, Structure height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQLV604
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Glenn W IshiharaRegistrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0430, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:
  • Howard Tower, Lat: 36.136111 Lon: -88.518333, Type: Tower, Structure height: 60 m, Call Sign: WQLV604
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/04/2020, Certifier: Glenn W IshiharaRegistrant: Fletcher, Heald & Hildreth, P.L.C., 1300 N. 17th Street, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22209, Phone: (703) 812-0430, Fax: (703) 812-0486, Email:
  • JK432 Howard, 115 College Drive (Lat: 36.133611 Lon: -88.518333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.7 m, Call Sign: WQOC322
    Assigned Frequencies: 10855.0 MHz, 10895.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/09/2011, Expiration Date: 08/09/2021, Certifier: Glenn IshiharaRegistrant: Ntch-West Tenn, Inc., 703 Pier Ave., Suite B, Pmb 813, Hermose Beach, CA 90254, Phone: (310) 798-7111, Fax: (877) 367-6824, Email:
  • PILLOWVILLE, Pillowville 2tn60194 (Lat: 36.136556 Lon: -88.662250), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 92.7 m, Overall height: 94.5 m, Call Sign: WQQE661
    Assigned Frequencies: 11365.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/19/2012, Expiration Date: 11/19/2022, Certifier: Chris HarrisRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd, Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

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  • Carroll County Airport (Lat: 36.088333 Lon: -88.466389), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WYQ6
    Assigned Frequencies: 133.275 MHzGrant Date: 04/12/2007, Expiration Date: 03/05/2017Registrant: State Of Tn Dot Aeronautics Division, 607 Hangar Lane, Building 4219, Nashville, TN 37217, Phone: (615) 741-3208, Fax: (615) 741-4959, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KC4OFF, Licensee ID: L00304003, Grant Date: 12/07/2010, Expiration Date: 02/12/2021, Registrant: James L Wofford, 390 Thorndale Dr, Mckenzie, TN 38201
  • Call Sign: KD4KPV, Licensee ID: L00696422, Grant Date: 04/23/2013, Expiration Date: 06/08/2023, Registrant: David K Peters, 4550 Hwy 423, Mckenzie, TN 38201
  • Call Sign: KD4MJA, Licensee ID: L00625431, Grant Date: 02/06/2013, Expiration Date: 04/13/2023, Registrant: Mark W Hollomon, 180 Cloverfield Ln, Mckenzie, TN 38201
  • Call Sign: KE4ETE, Licensee ID: L00730343, Grant Date: 07/23/2013, Expiration Date: 08/26/2023, Registrant: Martha M Peters, 4550 Hwy 423, Mckenzie, TN 38201
  • Call Sign: KF4DKA, Grant Date: 09/18/1995, Expiration Date: 09/18/2005, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2007, Registrant: William T Wheat, 260 Fields School Rd, Mckenzie, TN 38201
  • Call Sign: KG4LTU, Licensee ID: L00325392, Grant Date: 12/15/2010, Expiration Date: 02/14/2021, Certifier: James L Wofford, Registrant: James L Wofford, 150 Old Mckenzie Rd, Mckenzie, TN 38201
  • Call Sign: KG4VQA, Licensee ID: L00584656, Grant Date: 12/18/2012, Expiration Date: 12/18/2022, Certifier: Brittany N Lessenberry, Registrant: Brittany N Clinton, 390 Throndale, Mckenzie, TN 38201

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7575G , Serial Number: 17259275, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 08/25/1970
    Registrant (Individual): Steven L Russell, 17545 Hwy 22, Mckenzie, TN 38201

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

MCKENZIE WATER DEPT (Population served: 5,452, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
CARROLL LAKE COUNTRY CLUB, INC (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ENON MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 68, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
NORTHWEST HEADSTART OF HUMBOLT (Population served: 43, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2007)

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

  • NORTHWEST HEADSTART OF SOMMERVILLE (Population served: 100, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 46
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Service Call: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 10

Incident types - McKenzie

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in McKenzie, TN
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1Lane Furniture1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Ford1Rite Aid1
La-Z-Boy1Subway1

McKenzie compared to Tennessee state average:

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

McKenzie on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest percentage of workers working at home, population 5,000+"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Information (population 5,000+)"
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