Monterey, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 2,898 (90% urban, 10% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.7%
 
Males: 1,431  (49.4%)
Females: 1,467  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

32.4 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 38574.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $33,958 (it was $23,550 in 2000)
Monterey:

$33,958
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $13,404 (it was $12,265 in 2000)

Monterey town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $107,312 (it was $64,500 in 2000)
Monterey:

$107,312
TN:

$191,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $133,435; detached houses: $134,070; mobile homes: $88,617

Median gross rent in 2019: $576.

March 2019 cost of living index in Monterey: 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 31.3%
(28.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 35.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.5% for other race residents, 35.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Monterey, TN (2019)
    • 1,68558.3%White alone
    • 1,16540.3%Hispanic
    • 371.3%American Indian alone
    • 311.1%Two or more races
    • 130.4%Black alone
    • 60.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Monterey, Tennessee as of April 15, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Monterey is 172 to 1.


Crime rates in Monterey by year

Type

2006

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.9)
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)
1
(34.0)
1
(34.8)
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)
3
(106.2)
1
(35.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.9)
1
(34.8)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(35.4)
0
(0.0)
6
(203.9)
9
(305.7)
8
(278.2)
2
(69.0)
3
(106.0)
5
(174.9)
8
(279.5)
16
(559.8)
16
(558.1)
10
(347.8)
9
(311.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(813.9)
4
(140.1)
24
(815.5)
25
(849.2)
20
(695.4)
4
(138.0)
8
(282.8)
12
(419.7)
14
(489.2)
11
(384.9)
15
(523.2)
19
(660.9)
14
(484.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
45
(1,592)
43
(1,506)
37
(1,257)
74
(2,514)
23
(799.7)
67
(2,312)
26
(919.1)
54
(1,889)
31
(1,083)
19
(664.8)
30
(1,046)
36
(1,252)
32
(1,108)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
4
(141.5)
0
(0.0)
5
(169.9)
3
(101.9)
5
(173.9)
3
(103.5)
4
(141.4)
6
(209.9)
5
(174.7)
5
(174.9)
12
(418.6)
9
(313.0)
5
(173.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.0)
1
(34.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.3)
2
(70.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index170.980.5161.7324.4188.5124.299.7156.7217.3179.5234.0201.4154.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Monterey, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.12
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Ancestries: American (40.9%), English (2.8%), Irish (2.5%), German (1.9%), European (1.6%), Scotch-Irish (1.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1901

Elevation: 1875 feet

Land area: 2.95 square miles.

Population density: 982 people per square mile   (low).

Monterey, Tennessee map

543 residents are foreign born (18.3% Latin America).

This town:

18.5%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $800 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $589 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (66.2 miles , pop. 68,816).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (83.6 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (414.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Crawford, TN (2.9 miles ),
Mayland-Pleasant Hill, TN (3.1 miles ),
Algood, TN (3.3 miles ),
Rickman, TN (3.5 miles ),
Pleasant Hill, TN (3.5 miles ),
Cookeville, TN (3.7 miles ),
Bowman, TN (3.8 miles ),
Clarkrange, TN (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 36.15 N, Longitude: 85.27 W

Area code: 931

Distribution of median household income in Monterey, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Monterey, TN in 2019
Monterey satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $46,700
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $98,000
  • 2001: 14 buildings, average cost: $64,300
  • 2002: 13 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $199,000
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $70,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $88,500
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $77,800
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $150,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2016: 18 buildings, average cost: $185,800
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $231,200
  • 2018: 3 buildings, average cost: $195,200
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $197,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Monterey, TN residents
Average permit cost in Monterey, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Historical population in Monterey, TN
Historical housing units in Monterey, TN

Population change in the 1990s: +135 (+5.2%).
Most common industries in Monterey, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (19.4%)
  • Construction (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (23.0%)
  • Construction (12.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.5%)
  • Wood products (4.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.8%)
  • Public administration (3.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (15.1%)
  • Health care (12.6%)
  • Educational services (11.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.6%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Monterey, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.3%)
  • Food processing workers (6.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (17.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.9%)
  • Food processing workers (6.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Carpenters (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.8%)
  • Food processing workers (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.4%)
  • Cashiers (6.2%)

Average climate in Monterey, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Monterey, Tennessee average temperatures Monterey, Tennessee average precipitation Monterey, Tennessee humidity Monterey, Tennessee wind speed Monterey, Tennessee snowfall Monterey, Tennessee sunshine Monterey, Tennessee clear and cloudy days

Monterey, 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 56.4. This is better than average.

City:

56.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.13. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.13
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.72
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 44.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

44.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.03. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.03
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Monterey-area historical tornado activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 34% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Monterey town center killed 10 people and injured 51 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 12.6 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Monterey-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 125% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 160.0 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) earthquake occurred 215.0 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 116.0 miles away from Monterey center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 76.8 miles away from Monterey center
On 12/12/2018 at 09:14:43, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MW, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from Monterey center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 215.0 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 Putnam County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Flash Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Monterey topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Monterey:

  • INTREPID USA HEALTHCARE SERVICES (400 W CRAWFORD AVENUE, SUITE A)
  • STANDING STONE CARE AND REHAB (410 W CRAWFORD AVENUE)
  • STANDING STONE HEALTH CARE CENTER (410 W CRAWFORD AV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monterey:

  • Tennessee Technological University (about 14 miles; Cookeville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 9,761)
  • Roane State Community College (about 41 miles; Harriman, TN; FT enrollment: 4,302)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 63 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Middle Tennessee State University (about 65 miles; Murfreesboro, TN; FT enrollment: 21,628)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 67 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,552)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 69 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 71 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,311)

Public high school in Monterey:

Private high school in Monterey:

  • HERITAGE ACADEMY (Students: 63, Location: 23100 CLARKRANGE HWY, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Monterey:

Private elementary/middle school in Monterey:

  • MONTEREY MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 22, Location: 2704 MUDDY POND RD, Grades: 1-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Monterey: Monterey Volunteer Fire Department (A), Putnam County Fire Department Station 21 (B), Monterey Public Library (C), Monterey City Hall (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Monterey include: Wesleyan Church (A), Monterey Methodist Church (B), Monterey Freewill Baptist Church (C), Monterey First Baptist Church (D), Monterey Church of the Nazarene (E), Church of God of Prophecy (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Monterey: Whitaker Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Putnam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

MONTEREY WATER DEPT (Population served: 4,692, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2009), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
HERITAGE ACADEMY (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2007)
MOUNTAIN RIDGE GOLF CLUB (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

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

  • EAST FORK U D (Population served: 2,937, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This town:

2.7 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.5%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.1%
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: 0.3% of all households
82 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
105 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Monterey (2011 data):

  • First Volunteer Bank of Tennessee: Monterey Branch at 210 East Commercial Avenue, branch established on 1972/12/18. Info updated 2008/10/30: Bank assets: $641.6 mil, Deposits: $561.9 mil, headquarters in Chattanooga, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 23 total offices, Holding Company: First Volunteer Corporation
  • Bank of Putnam County: Monterey Branch at 100 Commercial Avenue, branch established on 1968/10/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $371.3 mil, Deposits: $339.3 mil, headquarters in Cookeville, TN, positive income, 8 total offices, Holding Company: B.P.c. Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Monterey:

Marital status in Monterey, TN
  • Never married: 34.2%
  • Now married: 43.6%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

For population 25 years and over in Monterey:

  • High school or higher: 69.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

21.9
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Monterey
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Monterey, TN (based on Putnam County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant30,222124
Mainline Protestant4,45620
Catholic3,5001
Other1,2136
Black Protestant1801
None32,750-
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: 16
Putnam County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Putnam County:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
This county:

7.74 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
Here:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

12.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

27.3%
Tennessee:

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

18.6%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Monterey:

48.6%
State:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Monterey:

45.4%
State:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Monterey:

22.7%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Monterey:

11.6%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Monterey:

6.9
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.7%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

54.9%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Monterey:

77.3%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Monterey, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9$31,294$41,7250$0
Water Supply 8$27,437$41,1562$1,330
Streets and Highways 3$3,995$15,9800$0
Solid Waste Management 3$6,932$27,7280$0
Sewerage 2$9,222$55,3320$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,561$30,7320$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,365$40,3800$0
Police - Other 1$4,035$48,4200$0
Totals for Government 28$88,840$38,0742$1,330

Monterey government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $292,000 ($100.76)
    Water Utilities: $261,000 ($90.06)
    General - Other: $188,000 ($64.87)
    Regular Highways: $92,000 ($31.75)
    Sewerage: $81,000 ($27.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $72,000 ($24.84)
    Central Staff Services: $69,000 ($23.81)
    Financial Administration: $59,000 ($20.36)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $15,000 ($5.18)
    Local Fire Protection: $14,000 ($4.83)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $125,000 ($43.13)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $106,000 ($36.58)

Monterey government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $696,000 ($240.17)
    Solid Waste Management: $238,000 ($82.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $223,000 ($76.95)
    Fines and Forfeits: $25,000 ($8.63)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,247,000 ($430.30)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $85,000 ($29.33)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $592,000 ($204.28)
    Property: $523,000 ($180.47)
    Public Utilities Sales: $36,000 ($12.42)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $23,000 ($7.94)
    Other License: $8,000 ($2.76)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $2,000 ($0.69)

Monterey government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,658,000 ($917.18)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,463,000 ($849.90)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $195,000 ($67.29)

Monterey government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,835,000 ($633.20)

7.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,773 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.75%
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 Overton County, TN  0.72% ($38,113 average AGI)
from White County, TN  0.68% ($28,339)
from Jackson County, TN  0.53% ($30,562)


7.15% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,926 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
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 White County, TN  0.68% ($33,606 average AGI)
to Overton County, TN  0.65% ($31,337)
to Davidson County, TN  0.44% ($34,407)
Businesses in Monterey, TN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Hardee's1
Burger King1Subway1
Dairy Queen1Super 81
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1

Strongest AM radio stations in Monterey:

  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WATX (1590 AM; 2 kW; ALGOOD, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPTN (780 AM; daytime; 1 kW; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WLIV (920 AM; 1 kW; LIVINGSTON, TN; Owner: SUNNY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHUB (1400 AM; 1 kW; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WECO (940 AM; 5 kW; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Monterey:

  • WKXD-FM (106.9 FM; MONTEREY, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WGSQ (94.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWOG (90.9 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WLIV-FM (104.7 FM; MONTEREY, TN; Owner: WKXN INC)
  • WOWF (102.5 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: PEG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLQK (95.9 FM; LIVINGSTON, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WGIC (98.5 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W206AJ (89.1 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WHRS (91.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WMKW (89.3 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WBXE (93.7 FM; BAXTER, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WWSR (105.7 FM; ROCKWOOD, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WDVX (89.9 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNITIES COMMUNI CORP.)
  • WRKK-FM (105.5 FM; SPARTA, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCLC-FM (105.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, TN; Owner: BIBLE BELIEVERS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WECO-FM (101.3 FM; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WXVL (99.3 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZYZ (90.1 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: CHURCH FAITH TRINITY ASSEMBLIES)
  • W211AS (90.1 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WDEB-FM (103.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, TN; Owner: BAZ BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Monterey:

  • WCTE (Channel 22; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: UPPER CUMBERLAND BROADCAST COUNCIL)
  • WBXX-TV (Channel 20; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF TENNESSEE, LLC)
  • W57CZ (Channel 57; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
Monterey fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Monterey fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 243ft / 73.6mTotal length
  • $4,595,000Total costs
  • 427,060Total average daily traffic
  • 77,108Total average daily truck traffic
  • 369,504Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Monterey, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 201960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Monterey, TN
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Monterey)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 89 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Monterey, TN)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Monterey)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Monterey)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

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 34. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 76 took place in 2016, and the least - 6 in 2007. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Monterey, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (40.4%), and Outside Fires (36.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Monterey, TN
    • 23440.4%Structure Fires
    • 21036.3%Outside Fires
    • 12421.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 111.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Monterey, TN
Most common first names in Monterey, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8470.8 years
William4975.4 years
John4776.2 years
Mary4479.8 years
Robert3472.0 years
Willie3274.2 years
George2878.0 years
Charles2472.5 years
Thomas1770.1 years
Betty1569.3 years
Most common last names in Monterey, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Phillips9473.7 years
Buckner4172.2 years
Looper4077.6 years
Wilson3575.6 years
Walker3476.3 years
Bilbrey3373.4 years
Henry3076.3 years
Whittaker3075.2 years
Norrod2777.3 years
Harris2579.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Monterey, TN
  • 73.6%Utility gas
  • 24.8%Electricity
  • 1.6%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Monterey, TN
  • 84.8%Electricity
  • 12.5%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Wood


Monterey compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage 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.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Monterey on our top lists:

  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Guatemala (population 500+)"
  • #79 (38574) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 16 pilots and 10 other airmen in this city.
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  • Marilyn Schmidt (1)
  • Karen Ramsey-Idem (1)
  • Mark A. Chartier (1)

Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2021.