Medon, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 164 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -14.1%
 
Males: 69  (42.4%)
Females: 95  (57.6%)
Median resident age:

45.1 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip code: 38356

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,456 (it was $26,750 in 2000)
Medon:

$32,456
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,203 (it was $13,313 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $109,871 (it was $66,000 in 2000)
Medon:

$109,871
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $134,215; detached houses: $142,135; mobile homes: $45,158

Median gross rent in 2017: $711.

March 2019 cost of living index in Medon: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.1%
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  • Races in Medon, TN (2010)
    • 16693.3%White alone
    • 95.1%Black alone
    • 21.1%American Indian alone
    • 10.6%Hispanic



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Medon, Tennessee as of January 26, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Medon is 51 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (46.2%), Irish (13.7%), German (7.5%), English (6.2%), Scottish (6.2%), British (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1860

Elevation: 478 feet

Land area: 0.97 square miles.

Population density: 169 people per square mile   (very low).

Medon, Tennessee map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Tennessee:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $502 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $396 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (12.4 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (66.6 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (446.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Toone, TN (3.0 miles ),
Silerton, TN (3.0 miles),
Pinson, TN (3.0 miles ),
West Chester, TN (3.3 miles ),
Huntersville, TN (3.5 miles ),
Jackson, TN (3.5 miles ),
Henderson, TN (3.6 miles ),
Bolivar, TN (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 35.46 N, Longitude: 88.87 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 731

Distribution of median household income in Medon, TN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Medon, TN in 2017

Medon satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+36.4%).
Most common industries in Medon, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (19.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (13.7%)
  • Truck transportation (9.6%)
  • Health care (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.5%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (26.8%)
  • Truck transportation (9.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (9.8%)
  • Wood products (7.3%)
  • Food (7.3%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (18.8%)
  • Health care (15.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.4%)
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Truck transportation (9.4%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (6.3%)
Most common occupations in Medon, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.2%)
  • Top executives (5.5%)
  • Religious workers (5.5%)
  • Carpenters (5.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Engineers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Religious workers (9.8%)
  • Carpenters (9.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (9.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.8%)
  • Engineers (7.3%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Computer specialists (7.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (18.8%)
  • Top executives (9.4%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (9.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (9.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.3%)
  • Registered nurses (6.3%)

Average climate in Medon, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Medon, Tennessee average temperatures Medon, Tennessee average precipitation Medon, Tennessee humidity Medon, Tennessee wind speed Medon, Tennessee snowfall Medon, Tennessee sunshine Medon, Tennessee clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 58.0. This is better than average.

City:

58.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

0.27
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.09
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.24
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2008 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.17. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.17
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Medon-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/17/1999, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 8.4 miles away from the Medon city center killed 6 people and injured 106 people and caused $10 million in damages.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 tornado 10.1 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 86 people and caused $40 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Medon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 83.1 miles away from Medon center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.3 miles away from the city 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 123.9 miles away from Medon 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 63.2 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 214.0 miles away from Medon center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 99.9 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 Madison County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Medon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Medon:

  • DAVITA SOUTH JACKSON (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; JACKSON, TN)
  • (CLOSED) CLOVERDALE TRACE HC AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; JACKSON, TN)
  • JACKSON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; JACKSON, TN)
  • LAURELWOOD HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; JACKSON, TN)
  • MISSION CONVALESCENT HOME (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; JACKSON, TN)
  • FOREST COVE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; JACKSON, TN)
  • PATHWAYS OF TENNESSEE, INC (Hospital, about 13 miles away; JACKSON, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Medon:

  • Jackson State Community College (about 14 miles; Jackson, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,958)
  • Union University (about 16 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 51 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Bethel University (about 52 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)
  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 58 miles; Booneville, MS; FT enrollment: 3,024)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 61 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Rhodes College (about 67 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Madison County Fire Department Station 9 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Medon: Clover Creek Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Court: Tennessee State Government - Judicial Department- Clerk Of The Appellate Co (Supreme Court Building).

Birthplace of: Arthur Adams (singer) - Blues musician.

Madison County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

MAPLE SPRINGS BAPTIST CHURCH (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUL-31-2009), St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.0%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

12.0%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Medon:

Marital status in Medon, TN
  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 20.0%

For population 25 years and over in Medon:

  • High school or higher: 77.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.8
Tennessee average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Medon, TN (based on Madison County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant43,569115
Mainline Protestant10,25636
Black Protestant5,80034
Catholic3,5001
Other1,2775
None33,892-
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: 18
This county:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 60
Madison County:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 72
Here:

7.48 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

10.5%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

30.5%
Tennessee:

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

8.7%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Medon:

55.4%
State:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.1%
State:

44.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.7
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Medon:

11.9%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Medon:

8.4%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Medon:

34.7%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

54.7%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.5%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Medon, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$450
Totals for Government 0$0 1$450

Medon government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $234,000 ($1426.83)
    Central Staff Services: $9,000 ($54.88)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($42.68)
    Financial Administration: $6,000 ($36.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($24.39)
    General Public Buildings: $3,000 ($18.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,000 ($30.49)

Medon government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $1,000 ($6.10)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $230,000 ($1402.44)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($6.10)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $2,000 ($12.20)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($6.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,000 ($85.37)
    Highways: $5,000 ($30.49)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $68,000 ($414.63)

6.43% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,326 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.43%
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 Gibson County, TN  0.89% ($40,381 average AGI)
from Shelby County, TN  0.45% ($31,299)
from Chester County, TN  0.32% ($33,291)


6.70% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,283 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
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 Gibson County, TN  0.86% ($39,048 average AGI)
to Shelby County, TN  0.56% ($47,330)
to Davidson County, TN  0.49% ($32,553)

Strongest AM radio stations in Medon:

  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJAK (1460 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: JAMES E. WOLFE, JR.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Medon:

  • WMXX-FM (103.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: GERALD W. HUNT)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • WFKX (95.7 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WHHM-FM (107.7 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WFHC (91.5 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: FREED-HARDEMAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WNWS-FM (101.5 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: RADIOCORP OF JACKSON, INC.)
  • WOJG (94.7 FM; BOLIVAR, TN; Owner: JOHNNY W. SHAW & OPAL J. SHAW)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WIGH (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WMOD (96.7 FM; BOLIVAR, TN; Owner: WMOD, INC.)
  • WWGM (93.1 FM; ALAMO, TN; Owner: GRACE BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WXOQ (105.5 FM; SELMER, TN; Owner: GERALD W. HUNT)
  • WZDQ (102.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WTBG (95.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE WIRELESS GROUP, INC.)
  • WSIB (93.9 FM; SELMER, TN; Owner: WDTM INC)
  • WAMP (88.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Medon:

  • W25BY (Channel 25; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W38BY (Channel 38; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W54BU (Channel 54; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • 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)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W46CG (Channel 46; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLJT (Channel 11; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: WEST TENNESSEE PUBLIC TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • W34BU (Channel 34; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W06AW (Channel 6; SELMER, TN; Owner: WDTM, INC.)
  • Medon, Tennessee
  • Fatal accident count12
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents20
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:7
  • Fatalities15
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents34
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Tennessee average
  • Fatal accident count11986
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents18077
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons4670
  • Fatalities13367
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents30363
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents854
See more detailed statistics of Medon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 138ft / 42.0mTotal length
  • $3,112,000Total costs
  • 22,610Total average daily traffic
  • 2,301Total average daily truck traffic
  • 35,200Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Medon, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 62000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Medon, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1865 Fire Tower Rd. (Lat: 35.372778 Lon: -88.830000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18.2 m, Overall height: 21.2 m, Call Sign: WPUX676,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.310 MHz, Grant Date: 03/24/2012, Expiration Date: 05/22/2022, Certifier: Jimmy R West, Registrant: Chester Cnty Fire Dept.., 282 S. Church Ave, Henderson, TN 38340, Phone: (731) 983-5570, Fax: (731) 989-8012, Email:
  • MEDON, TN, 1589 Hwy 18 (Lat: 35.483917 Lon: -88.849056), Call Sign: WRAQ761,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.800 MHz, 452.450 MHz, Grant Date: 01/31/2018, Expiration Date: 01/31/2028, Certifier: Jeremiah Smith, Registrant: Buytwowayradios.Com, 528 S. Cherry Rd., Rock Hill, SC 29732, Phone: (803) 818-2228, Fax: (803) 985-8775, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Mt. Tabor, 3 Miles North Of (Lat: 35.513389 Lon: -88.868667), Overall height: 96.9 m, Call Sign: WXR906,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.840 MHz, Expiration Date: 07/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/15/2004, Certifier: Kenneth Goldstein, Registrant: Alston & Bird LLP, 601 Pennsylvania Ave., Nw, North Building, 10th Floor, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 756-3376, Fax: (202) 756-3333, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Medon)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$44,690
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0018.00

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 8. The highest number of fires - 19 took place in 2010, and the least - 1 in 2004. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Medon, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (39.3%), and Structure Fires (34.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Medon, TN
    • 5339.3%Outside Fires
    • 4734.8%Structure Fires
    • 3123.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 43.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Medon, TN
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Medon, TN
  • 64.3%Electricity
  • 19.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 16.1%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Medon, TN
  • 52.9%Utility gas
  • 35.3%Electricity
  • 11.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Medon compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 2 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2021.