Nutbush, Tennessee

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Population in July 2007: 1,104.
Males: 540  (48.9%)
Females: 564  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  36.8 years
Tennessee median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 38037

Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,704 (it was $27,000 in 2000)
Nutbush:

$33,704
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,490 (it was $12,785 in 2000)

Nutbush CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $92,665 (it was $64,600 in 2000)
Nutbush:

$92,665
TN:

$140,300
  • Races in Nutbush, TN (2000)

    Nutbush races chart
    • 78668.8%White alone
    • 33329.2%Black alone
    • 211.8%Hispanic
    • 10.09%Other race alone
    • 10.09%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Nutbush: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 350 feet

Land area: 69.4 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

Nutbush, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Nutbush:

  • High school or higher: 68.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nutbush CCD:

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 12.8%
  • Divorced: 4.1%

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

Nutbush CCD:  0.5% ($352)
Tennessee:  0.8% ($715)
Nutbush satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (31.8 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (54.1 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (432.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Gates, TN (2.8 miles ), Ripley, TN (3.0 miles ), Maury City, TN (3.2 miles ), Halls, TN (3.2 miles ), Brownsville, TN (3.4 miles ), Henning, TN (3.5 miles ), Holly Grove-Belle Eagle, TN (3.6 miles ), Friendship, TN (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 35.73 N, Longitude: 89.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 731

Nutbush household income distribution Nutbush home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

10.2%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (27%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Metal and metal products (5%)
  • Health care (5%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (3%)
  • Paper (3%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (8%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (8%)
  • Chemicals (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (14%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (12%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Registered nurses (9%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)

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

Average climate in Nutbush, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Nutbush-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 22.3 miles away from the Nutbush place center killed 2 people and injured 10 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/1/1997, a category F4 tornado 22.5 miles away from the place center injured 15 people and caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Nutbush-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 73% 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 53.9 miles away from the city 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 62.8 miles away from Nutbush 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 29.1 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 99.7 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 205.3 miles away from Nutbush center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 80.7 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 Haywood County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Tina Turner - Singer, Sleepy John Estes - Blues guitarist.

Hospitals and medical centers near Nutbush:

  • LAUDERDALE COMM LIVING CTR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; RIPLEY, TN)
  • HILLHAVEN CONVALESCENT RIPLEY (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; RIPLEY, TN)
  • (CLOSED) BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL LAUDERDALE (Hospital, about 11 miles away; RIPLEY, TN)
  • LAUDERDALE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 11 miles away; RIPLEY, TN)
  • HAYWOOD PARK COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TN)
  • BROWNSVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TN)
  • DCI BROWNSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 13 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nutbush:

  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 22 miles; Dyersburg, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,211)
  • Union University (about 30 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 34 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 51 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Rhodes College (about 53 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • University of Memphis (about 55 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 56 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)

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Notable locations in Nutbush: Brownsville - Haywood County Fire Department District 6 (A), Brownsville - Haywood County Fire Department District 9 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Nutbush include: Eureka Church (A), Mount Pleasant Church (B), Saint Luke Church (C), Shaws Chapel Baptist Church (D), Woodville Baptist Church (E), Woodlawn Church (F), Trinity Church (G), Antioch Church (H), Maranatha Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Woodlawn Cemetery (1), Woodville Cemetery (2), Trinity Cemetery (3), Shaws Chapel Cemetery (4), Eureka Cemetery (5), Spring Hill Cemetery (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Cannon Lake (A), Eubanks Lake (B), Melton Lake (C), Doctor Robert Anthony Lake (D), Duffy Lake (E), Wiggins Lake (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Lost Creek (A), Nixon Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 40.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

40.2
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 20.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

0.30

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.09
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.24
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2008 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.83. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.83
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  53.9%
Whole state:  69.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.9%
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: 0.0% of all households

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

16.4%
Whole state:

13.5%

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

11.4%
Whole state:

5.8%

Nutbush compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.3
Tennessee average:

13.3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (36%)
  • Utility gas (35%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Nutbush CCD (based on Haywood County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,55225
Black Protestant2,24515
Mainline Protestant1,58315
Catholic2321
Other622
None8,113-
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: 3
Haywood County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Haywood County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Haywood County:

6.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Haywood County:

35.4%
Tennessee:

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

13.3%
State:

13.5%

4.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,172 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
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 Madison County, TN  0.89% ($30,066 average AGI)
from Shelby County, TN  0.66% ($37,333)
from Fayette County, TN  0.35% ($23,000)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,896 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
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 Madison County, TN  1.52% ($28,876 average AGI)
to Shelby County, TN  0.71% ($28,755)
to Lauderdale County, TN  0.44% ($25,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Nutbush:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WTRB (1570 AM; 1 kW; RIPLEY, TN; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLCN (910 AM; 5 kW; BLYTHEVILLE, AR; Owner: SUDBURY SERVICES, INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOTC (830 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KENNETT, MO; Owner: EAGLE BLUFF ENTERPRISES)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Nutbush:

  • WAPO (90.5 FM; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAUV (89.7 FM; RIPLEY, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WKVZ (94.9 FM; RIPLEY, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WTBG (95.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE WIRELESS GROUP, INC.)
  • WASL (100.1 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: DR PEPPER PEPSI-COLA BOTTLING CO.)
  • WWGM (93.1 FM; ALAMO, TN; Owner: GRACE BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • W205BN (88.9 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEGR (102.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYPL (89.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS/SHELBY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY & INFO CNTR.)
  • WKNQ (90.7 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMS. FOUNDATION)
  • WKBQ (93.5 FM; COVINGTON, TN; Owner: COVINGTON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • KAMJ (93.9 FM; GOSNELL, AR; Owner: PHOENIX BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • W202BG (88.3 FM; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Nutbush:

  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMC-TV (Channel 5; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLMT (Channel 30; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTY-TV (Channel 24; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDYR-CA (Channel 33; DYERSBURG, TN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • W22BR (Channel 22; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CZ (Channel 52; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BZ (Channel 64; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WPXX-TV (Channel 50; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
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