New Tazewell, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 2,968 (85% urban, 15% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.4%
 
Males: 1,569  (52.9%)
Females: 1,399  (47.1%)
Median resident age:  46.4 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 37825, 37879.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $21,879 (it was $21,875 in 2000)
New Tazewell:

$21,879
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,961 (it was $13,619 in 2000)

New Tazewell town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,085 (it was $66,200 in 2000)
New Tazewell:

$100,085
TN:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $467.

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  • Races in New Tazewell, TN (2013)

    New Tazewell races chart
    • 2,72689.3%White alone
    • 1916.3%Two or more races
    • 672.2%Hispanic
    • 331.1%Black alone
    • 150.5%American Indian alone
    • 140.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in New Tazewell: 81.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (46.7%), Irish (11.6%), English (10.2%), German (6.4%), Arab (4.9%), French (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1887

Elevation: 1380 feet

Land area: 5.30 square miles.

Population density: 561 people per square mile   (low).

New Tazewell,TN real estate house value index trend

New Tazewell, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in New Tazewell:

  • High school or higher: 69.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in New Tazewell town:

  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 37.9%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 20.1%

91 residents are foreign born

This town:

3.0%
Tennessee:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $787 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $629 (0.6%)

New Tazewell satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (37.2 miles , pop. 173,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (120.4 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (432.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Tazewell, TN (1.5 miles ), Big Barren Creek, TN (2.3 miles ), Washburn, TN (3.1 miles ), Harrogate-Shawanee, TN (3.2 miles ), Harrogate, TN (3.2 miles ), Powell Valley, TN (3.3 miles ), Thorn Hill, TN (3.3 miles ), Cumberland Gap, TN (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 36.44 N, Longitude: 83.61 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,753 (+58.1%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 290 (27.6%)

Area code: 423

New Tazewell household income distribution New Tazewell home values distribution

Crime rates in New Tazewell by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0020000000000
per 100,000 0.00.069.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0003320100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.0103.6102.869.10.034.70.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0303216312120
per 100,000 0.0104.40.0103.668.534.5208.8104.135.165.332.767.20.0
Assaults 929171298324672
per 100,000 307.769.6311.9587.0411.1310.8278.4104.170.3130.5196.1235.467.6
Burglaries 9141933341824815208137
per 100,000 307.7487.3658.41,139.51,164.8621.5835.1277.5527.2652.7261.5437.1236.5
Thefts 5046102145158124102484831352246
per 100,000 1,709.41,601.13,534.35,006.95,412.84,281.83,549.11,664.91,687.21,011.71,144.2739.71,554.1
Auto thefts 51071163203012
per 100,000 170.934.80.0241.7376.8207.2104.469.40.097.90.033.667.6
Arson 0010000000001
per 100,000 0.00.034.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.033.8
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 153.7136.0361.5493.9477.6334.2304.4159.5120.0130.0105.3121.190.9

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Crime rate in New Tazewell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,035 (+56.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (33%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Retail trade (30%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Material moving occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in New Tazewell, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

New Tazewell-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/9/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 11.5 miles away from the New Tazewell town center killed one person and injured 15 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 2/21/1993, a category F3 tornado 30.9 miles away from the town center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

New Tazewell-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 78% smaller 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 123.6 miles away from the city center
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 48.4 miles away from New Tazewell 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 273.1 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, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 176.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 118.9 miles away from New Tazewell center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 188.4 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 Claiborne County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
New Tazewell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in New Tazewell:

  • LAUREL MANOR HEALTH CARE (902 BUCHANAN RD)
  • LAUREL MANOR HEALTH CARE FACILITY (PO BOX 505)
  • APPALACHIAN DIALYSIS (503 ELM AVENUE)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to New Tazewell:

  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 11 miles; Harrogate, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,706)
  • Walters State Community College (about 25 miles; Morristown, TN; FT enrollment: 4,359)
  • University of the Cumberlands (about 38 miles; Williamsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 3,585)
  • The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (about 38 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 25,483)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 47 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 51 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Tusculum College (about 51 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,070)

Public high school in New Tazewell:

Public elementary/middle schools in New Tazewell:

Private elementary/middle school in New Tazewell:

  • HERIAGE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 88, Location: 428 HARMON RD, Grades: PK-8)
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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • VICTORY ASSEMBLY OF GOD 1590 Highway 33 South NEW TAZEWELL, TN

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Shopping Center: Tazewell Square Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in New Tazewell include: Thompsons Chapel United Methodist Church (A), Midway Church (B), New Tazewell First Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Thompsons Chapel Cemetery (1), Brewster Cemetery (2), Minton Cemetery (3), Oakes Cemetery (4), Hoge Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 76.0. This is about average.

City:

76.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2000 was 0.127. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.127
U.S.:

0.293

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.02. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.02
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 37.8%
(39.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 14.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.2 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  58.8%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.8%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
182 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
110 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
109 people in nursing homes in 2000

New Tazewell, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in New Tazewell (2011 data):

  • First Century Bank: Financial Service Center at 951 North Broard Street, branch established on 1996/10/01; New Tazewell Branch at 301 North Broad Street, branch established on 1972/12/04. Info updated 2007/08/28: Bank assets: $255.4 mil, Deposits: $222.1 mil, headquarters in Tazewell, TN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: Claiborne Holding Company, Inc.
  • First State Financial, Inc.: New Tazewell Tn Branch at 919 Main Street, Suite 3, branch established on 2007/06/04. Info updated 2010/03/30: Bank assets: $402.8 mil, Deposits: $350.5 mil, headquarters in Pineville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: First State Bancshares, Inc.
  • Home Federal Bank Corporation: New Tazewell Branch at 500 Fifth Avenue, branch established on 1995/10/24. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $347.7 mil, Deposits: $267.1 mil, headquarters in Middlesboro, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Hfb Financial Corporation
  • Commercial Bank: Tazewell-New Tazewell Branch at 1001 North Broad Street, branch established on 1982/11/08. Info updated 2008/09/25: Bank assets: $807.9 mil, Deposits: $626.4 mil, headquarters in Harrogate, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices, Holding Company: Unified Shares, Llc
  • Citizens Bank: at 130 South Broad Street, branch established on 1912/01/01. Info updated 2010/07/08: Bank assets: $152.6 mil, Deposits: $138.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.9
Tennessee average:

12.1

New Tazewell travel time to work - commute New Tazewell mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for New Tazewell town (based on Claiborne County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant18,14281
Mainline Protestant8609
Other4522
Catholic1101
None12,649-
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: 7
Claiborne County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Claiborne County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

3.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

2.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.2%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Claiborne County:

30.0%
Tennessee:

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

16.4%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

49.9%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.0%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
New Tazewell:

29.3
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.8%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
New Tazewell:

12.2%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
New Tazewell:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
New Tazewell:

37.7%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
New Tazewell:

56.0%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.4%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of New Tazewell, 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 3$9,179$36,71612$2,942
Police Protection - Officers 10$32,344$38,8131$1,880
Streets and Highways 2$4,596$27,5761$1,827
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$542
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$1,147
Totals for Government 15$46,119$36,89517$8,338

New Tazewell government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $119,000 ($40.09)
    Regular Highways: $66,000 ($22.24)
    Welfare - Other: $33,000 ($11.12)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $311,000 ($104.78)
    Police Protection: $308,000 ($103.77)
    Fire Protection: $206,000 ($69.41)
    Parks & Recreation: $122,000 ($41.11)
    Solid Waste Management: $49,000 ($16.51)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($12.47)
    Welfare - Other: $29,000 ($9.77)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($5.73)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $7,000 ($2.36)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($2.02)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $421,000 ($141.85)

New Tazewell government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $74,000 ($24.93)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $720,000 ($242.59)
    Housing & Community Development: $6,000 ($2.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $89,000 ($29.99)
    Interest Earnings: $64,000 ($21.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $280,000 ($94.34)
    Highways: $164,000 ($55.26)
    All Other: $6,000 ($2.02)
  • Tax - Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $60,000 ($20.22)
    NEC: $6,000 ($2.02)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,421,000 ($815.70)

4.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,086 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.94%
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 Bell County, KY  0.90% ($31,452 average AGI)
from Knox County, TN  0.34% ($36,714)
from Campbell County, TN  0.22% ($25,826)


4.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,419 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.79%
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 Bell County, KY  0.94% ($25,320 average AGI)
to Knox County, TN  0.50% ($21,058)
to Campbell County, TN  0.28% ($17,414)

Strongest AM radio stations in New Tazewell:

  • WNTT (1250 AM; 1 kW; TAZEWELL, TN; Owner: WNTT, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WMIK (560 AM; 3 kW; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRWB (740 AM; 1 kW; HARROGATE, TN; Owner: PINE HILLS OF TENNESSEE, INC.)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)
  • WCRK (1150 AM; 5 kW; MORRISTOWN, TN; Owner: RADIO ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WMTN (1300 AM; 5 kW; MORRISTOWN, TN)
  • WVLZ (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: KIRKLAND WIRELESS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WQBB (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POWELL, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WRJZ (620 AM; 5 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WFSR (970 AM; 5 kW; HARLAN, KY; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING COMPAY)

Strongest FM radio stations in New Tazewell:

  • WCTU (105.9 FM; TAZEWELL, TN; Owner: STAIR COMPANY, INC)
  • WMIK-FM (92.7 FM; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIMZ-FM (103.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMM., CORP.)
  • WBGQ (100.7 FM; BULLS GAP, TN; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING)
  • WJDT (106.5 FM; ROGERSVILLE, TN; Owner: C & S BROADCASTING)
  • WXJB (96.5 FM; HARROGATE, TN; Owner: JBD INCORPORATED)
  • WOKI-FM (100.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: OAK RIDGE FM, INC.)
  • WDVX (89.9 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNITIES COMMUNI CORP.)
  • WMXK (94.1 FM; MORRISTOWN, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WUOT (91.9 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRIL (106.3 FM; PINEVILLE, KY; Owner: PINE HILLS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WLMU (91.3 FM; HARROGATE, TN; Owner: LINCOLN MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY)
  • WJXB-FM (97.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEZG (99.3 FM; JEFFERSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE RADIO GROUP, L.P.)
  • WRMX-FM (106.7 FM; NORRIS, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around New Tazewell:

  • 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.)
  • WVLR (Channel 48; TAZEWELL, TN; Owner: VOLUNTEER CHRISTIAN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WEEE-LP (Channel 32; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEZK-LP (Channel 28; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WAGV (Channel 44; HARLAN, KY; Owner: LIVING FAITH MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • W14AQ (Channel 14; HARROGATE, TN; Owner: LINCOLN MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY)
  • W18AN (Channel 18; HARROGATE, TN; Owner: LINCOLN MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY)
New Tazewell fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of New Tazewell fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 29m95ftTotal length
  • $1,031,000Total costs
  • 14,150Total average daily traffic
  • 1,266Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Edward G Roach, 990 Ramsey Lane (Lat: 36.422306 Lon: -83.623222), Type: 72.2, Overall height: 70.1 m, Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 990 Ramsey Lane (Lat: 36.422306 Lon: -83.623222), Type: 72.2, Overall height: 70.1 m, Registrant: 0000000000
  • Edward G Roach, 990 Ramsey Lane (Lat: 36.422306 Lon: -83.623222), Type: 72.2, Overall height: 70.1 m, Registrant: 0000000000
  • Jerry R Celio, 62 Front Street (Lat: 36.441389 Lon: -83.599333), Type: 37.0, Structure height: 47025 m, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: 4045826224, Jrcelio@nscorp.Com, 1200 PEACHTREE STREET, NE / BOX 123
  • Jerry R Celio, 62 Front Street (Lat: 36.441389 Lon: -83.599333), Type: 37.0, Structure height: 47025 m, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: 4045826224, Jrcelio@nscorp.Com, 1200 PEACHTREE STREET, NE / BOX 123
  • Jerry R Celio, 62 Front Street (Lat: 36.441389 Lon: -83.599333), Type: 37.0, Structure height: 47025 m, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: 4045826224, Jrcelio@nscorp.Com, 1200 PEACHTREE STREET, NE / BOX 123

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Lat: 36.424389 Lon: -83.642750, Call Sign: WPWZ629
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.675 MHz, 159.945 MHz, 159.585 MHz, 159.855 MHz, 159.750 MHzGrant Date: 02/18/2003, Expiration Date: 02/18/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2013, Certifier: Jeff SorkeRegistrant: Metro Communications, 1210 Elm Street, Knoxville, TN 37921, Phone: (865) 546-0311, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • NEW TAZEWELL, Lat: 36.443333 Lon: -83.600333, Call Sign: WQGJ624
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.306 MHzGrant Date: 02/07/2007, Expiration Date: 02/07/2017, Certifier: George CootsRegistrant: United Systems & Software Inc, 205 Ash Street, Benton, KY 42025, Phone: (270) 527-3293, Fax: (270) 527-3132, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in New Tazewell)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA R182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 111 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2385C , Serial Number: R18200172, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 02/14/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Donald R Conklin, 630 Wildcat Hollow Rd, New Tazewell, TN 37825
  • Aircraft: HURLEY OLIVER BRUCE VANS RV8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 458BH , Serial Number: 82006, Year manufactured: 2004, Airworthiness Date: 06/24/2004
    Registrant (Partnership): Thomas M Edwards, 317 Edwards Rd, New Tazewell, TN 37825, Other Owners: Joe Sams
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182S (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540 SER (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 464K , Serial Number: 18280039, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 10/17/1997
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel D England, Po Box 1647, New Tazewell, TN 37824
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6447R , Serial Number: 28-21630, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 04/07/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Bert O Daniel, 512 Molly Hollow Rd, New Tazewell, TN 37825
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172A (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7177T , Serial Number: 46777, Year manufactured: 1959, Airworthiness Date: 10/27/1959
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 156 Oak Ln, New Tazewell, TN 37825
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 210B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 9758X , Serial Number: 21058058, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 06/30/1962
    Registrant (Individual): Seaborn W Jr Chavers, 463 Marble Point Way, New Tazewell, TN 37825

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

CLAIBORNE UTILITIES DISTRICT (Population served: 14,907, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-23-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-23-2012), St Public Notif received (FEB-17-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUN-2009, Contaminant: Cryptosporidium. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2009), St Public Notif requested (MAR-31-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-31-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-15-2008), St Public Notif requested (MAY-15-2008), St Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2008), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-30-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2006), St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-13-2006), St AO (w/penalty) issued (JUL-30-2008)
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
STRAIGHT CREEK BOAT DOCK (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2008), St Public Notif requested (NOV-06-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-13-2008)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-08-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-08-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
GILES FLEA MARKET (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 61
  • Hazardous Condition: 16
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - New Tazewell

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for New Tazewell, TN
Most common first names in New Tazewell, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8171.1 years
William6472.3 years
John4373.8 years
George3373.1 years
Mary3176.5 years
Charles2672.7 years
Charlie2676.3 years
Robert2572.2 years
Frank2377.0 years
Ruby2276.4 years
Most common last names in New Tazewell, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Keck6075.6 years
Collins3970.7 years
Smith3676.6 years
Johnson3672.1 years
Williams3373.0 years
Russell2974.0 years
Brooks2578.4 years
Cupp2572.2 years
England2474.8 years
Poore2269.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (83%)
  • Utility gas (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
Businesses in New Tazewell, TN
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Papa John's Pizza1
AutoZone1RadioShack1
GNC1Rite Aid1
Lane Furniture1U.S. Cellular1
Long John Silver's1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Walmart1

New Tazewell compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.

New Tazewell on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Syria (population 500+)"
  • #40 (37825) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of United States first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
There are 11 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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