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Median resident age:  37.5 years
Tennessee median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 37811

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,182 (it was $25,000 in 2000)
Mooresburg:

$28,182
TN:

$42,764
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,098

Mooresburg CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $88,860 (it was $62,400 in 2000)
Mooresburg:

$88,860
TN:

$137,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $101,296; Detached houses: $121,893; Townhouses or other attached units: $158,712; Mobile homes: $56,103; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $6,634
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Mooresburg races chart
  • White alone - 3,399 (98.2%)
  • Hispanic - 25 (0.7%)
  • Two or more races - 17 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 8 (0.2%)
  • Asian alone - 6 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 5 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.03%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Mooresburg: 144.4 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1090 feet




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According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Mooresburg, Tennessee as of September 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Mooresburg to the number of sex offenders is 460 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Mooresburg CCD:  0.6% ($371)
Tennessee:  0.8% ($715)
Mooresburg satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (46.0 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Lexington-Fayette, KY (135.2 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (448.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Big War Creek, TN (2.5 miles) , Bean Station, TN (2.9 miles) , Whitesburg, TN (3.0 miles) , Eidson, TN (3.1 miles) , Bulls Gap, TN (3.2 miles ), Sneedville, TN (3.4 miles ), Rogersville, TN (3.4 miles ), Morristown, TN (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 36.37 N, Longitude: 83.20 W

Mooresburg household income distribution Mooresburg home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.5%
Tennessee:

8.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (16%)
  • Transportation equipment (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Wood products (6%)
  • Paper (5%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Transportation equipment (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care (7%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • Wood products (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (20%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (11%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Cashiers (15%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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Tornado activity:

Mooresburg-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 45% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/9/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.8 miles away from the Mooresburg place center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 7/6/1980, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the place center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mooresburg-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 61% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from Mooresburg center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1990 at 21:01:17, a magnitude 4.0 (3.5 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 30.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/26/1995 at 00:37:28, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 47.4 miles away from Mooresburg center
On 7/30/1997 at 12:29:23, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 18.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hawkins County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Mooresburg:

  • INTERIM HEALTH CARE OF EAST TENNESSEE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • WELLMONT HAWKINS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, about 11 miles away; ROGERSVILLE, TN)
  • HANCOCK COUNTY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; SNEEDVILLE, TN)

Political contributions by individuals in Mooresburg, TN

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mooresburg:

  • Walters State Community College (about 12 miles; Morristown, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,878)
  • Tusculum College (about 28 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,144)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 30 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 2,182)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 45 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,537)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 47 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 11,642)
  • The University of Tennessee (about 50 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 26,308)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 62 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,478)

Public elementary/middle school in Mooresburg:

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Notable location: Lakeview Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Isenberg Cemetery (1), Williams Cemetery (2), Armstrong Cemetery (3), Bassett Cemetery (4), Caldwell Cemetery (5), Dickson Cemetery (6), Etter Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mooresburg Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Home Place the Bed & Breakfast (132 Church Lane).

 
Hawkins County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

MOORESBURG UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 980, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JUL-01-1995 and APR-15-1996, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-15-1996)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-01-1995 and JAN-12-1996, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-1996)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JUL-01-1994 and JAN-12-1996, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-27-1995), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-27-1995), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-31-1995), St Public Notif received (DEC-15-1995), St Compliance achieved (JAN-12-1996)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1993 and MAR-02-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (FEB-01-1994), St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-1994), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-1994), St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-1994), St Public Notif received (SEP-27-1995)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  -1.$%
Whole state:  69.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  -1.0%
Whole state:  4.2%

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

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

16.8%
Whole state:

13.5%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.3%
Whole state:

5.8%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Mooresburg, TN

Mooresburg compared to Tennessee state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Mooresburg CCD (based on Hawkins County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 59.81%
Here59.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist Church East District Association of Primitive BaptistNational Association of Free Will BaptistsChristian Churches and Churches of Christ
Adherents69.8%9.5%6.6%4.1%2.6%
Congregations44.4%18.3%9.8%7.2%2.6%
NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchSalvation ArmyPresbyterian Church (USA)Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Other
Adherents1.4%1.4%1.2%0.8%2.6%
Congregations1.3%0.7%3.3%2.6%9.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Hawkins County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Hawkins County:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Hawkins County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

3.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.9%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Hawkins County:

32.2%
Tennessee:

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

14.4%
State:

13.5%

7.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,685 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.35%
Tennessee average:

7.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Sullivan County, TN  1.84% ($33,448 average AGI)
from Hamblen County, TN  0.67% ($29,061)
from Greene County, TN  0.37% ($25,096)


6.47% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,008 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
Tennessee average:

6.67%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Sullivan County, TN  1.96% ($30,741 average AGI)
to Hamblen County, TN  0.62% ($24,508)
to Washington County, TN  0.46% ($38,589)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mooresburg:

  • WCRK (1150 AM; 5 kW; MORRISTOWN, TN; Owner: RADIO ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WMTN (1300 AM; 5 kW; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WLIK (1270 AM; 5 kW; NEWPORT, TN; Owner: WLIK, INC)
  • WRGS (1370 AM; 1 kW; ROGERSVILLE, TN; Owner: WRGS, INC.)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)
  • WKJV (1380 AM; 25 kW; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: INTERNATIONAL BAPTIST OUTREACH MISSIONS)
  • WVLZ (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: KIRKLAND WIRELESS BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mooresburg:

  • WBGQ (100.7 FM; BULLS GAP, TN; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING)
  • WJDT (106.5 FM; ROGERSVILLE, TN; Owner: C & S BROADCASTING)
  • WMXK (94.1 FM; MORRISTOWN, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCTU (105.9 FM; TAZEWELL, TN; Owner: STAIR COMPANY, INC)
  • WIMZ-FM (103.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMM., CORP.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMIK-FM (92.7 FM; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WNPC-FM (92.9 FM; NEWPORT, TN; Owner: HARRIS BROADCASTING INC DBA WNPC INC)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WOKI-FM (100.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: OAK RIDGE FM, INC.)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WSDC (88.5 FM; SNEEDVILLE, TN; Owner: DUCK CREEK BAPTIST CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Mooresburg:

  • WETP-TV (Channel 2; SNEEDVILLE, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKOP-TV (Channel 15; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBIR-TV (Channel 10; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: GANNETT PACIFIC CORPORATION)
  • WVLT-TV (Channel 8; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WVLT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WATE-TV (Channel 6; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WATE, G.P.)
  • WTNZ (Channel 43; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Mooresburg)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Mooresburg, TN)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • SHORT MTN, 198 Silica Road (Lat: 36.380472 Lon: -83.180333), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WMN585
    Assigned Frequencies: 6665.00 MHz, 6675.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2011, Certifier: Glenn S Rabin
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • STATION, Mooresburg Firetower (Lat: 36.423139 Lon: -83.196833), Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WNTB561
    Assigned Frequencies: 954.900 MHz, 955.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/19/2009, Expiration Date: 02/03/2020
    Registrant: Tennessee Div. Of Forestry, Bruer Building, 440 Hogan Road, Nashville, TN 37220, Phone: (615) 837-5520, Fax: (615) 837-5003, Email:
  • SHORT MOUNTAIN, 170 Silica Road (Lat: 36.382500 Lon: -83.180278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Call Sign: WPSG437, Licensee ID: L00081245
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/02/2011, Expiration Date: 04/16/2021, Certifier: Don Morrell
    Registrant: Holston Electric Cooperative, Rogersville, TN 37857, Phone: (423) 272-8821
  • ROGERSVIL-71, 198 Silica Rd (Lat: 36.380000 Lon: -83.180000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQNJ961
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/01/2011, Expiration Date: 03/01/2021, Certifier: Christopher L Harris
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mooresburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Mooresburg)

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