Oliver Springs, Tennessee

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Population in 2013: 3,246 (82% urban, 18% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.7%
 
Males: 1,431  (44.1%)
Females: 1,815  (55.9%)
Median resident age:  41.9 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 37840.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,388 (it was $32,620 in 2000)
Oliver Springs:

$32,388
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,871 (it was $15,818 in 2000)

Oliver Springs town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $102,806 (it was $67,700 in 2000)
Oliver Springs:

$102,806
TN:

$140,300

Median gross rent in 2013: $532.

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  • Races in Oliver Springs, TN (2010)

    Oliver Springs races chart
    • 3,05294.5%White alone
    • 832.6%Black alone
    • 621.9%Two or more races
    • 150.5%Hispanic
    • 120.4%Asian alone
    • 40.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.06%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Oliver Springs: 82.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (38.8%), German (12.0%), Irish (10.9%), English (6.6%), Subsaharan African (1.4%), Polish (1.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1903

Elevation: 785 feet

Land area: 5.15 square miles.

Population density: 631 people per square mile   (low).

Oliver Springs,TN real estate house value index trend

Oliver Springs, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Oliver Springs:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oliver Springs town:

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 52.1%
  • Separated: 5.5%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

96 residents are foreign born (1.6% North America).

This town:

2.9%
Tennessee:

4.7%



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Oliver Springs, Tennessee as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Oliver Springs to the number of sex offenders is 270 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,049 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $914 (0.9%)

Oliver Springs satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (22.5 miles , pop. 173,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (135.8 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (439.7 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Walden Ridge, TN (1.7 miles ), Oak Ridge, TN (2.1 miles ), Coalfield, TN (2.4 miles ), Petros, TN (2.7 miles ), New River, TN (3.0 miles ), Hardin Valley, TN (3.4 miles ), Clinton, TN (3.5 miles ), Oakdale, TN (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $69,400
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $54,700
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,200
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,200
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,200
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $59,200
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $59,200
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2005: 12 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2009: 5 buildings, average cost: $103,800
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $98,600
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $98,600
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $190,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.04 N, Longitude: 84.34 W

Area code: 865

Oliver Springs household income distribution Oliver Springs home values distribution

Crime rates in Oliver Springs by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.030.70.00.0
Rapes 0010001002002
per 100,000 0.00.030.20.00.00.030.10.00.059.80.00.061.5
Robberies 0132231010401
per 100,000 0.029.790.660.360.290.430.10.030.00.0122.70.030.8
Assaults 148556733825812
per 100,000 420.2237.7150.9150.7180.5211.090.390.5240.359.8153.4245.8369.2
Burglaries 24262318122625211110252016
per 100,000 720.3772.4694.2542.7361.0783.8752.6633.7330.4298.9766.9614.4492.3
Thefts 806774717510796768189958575
per 100,000 2,401.01,990.52,233.62,140.52,256.33,225.82,889.82,293.32,433.22,659.92,914.12,611.42,307.7
Auto thefts 327131115151118813105
per 100,000 90.059.4211.3391.9330.9452.2451.5331.9540.7239.1398.8307.2153.8
Arson 0120010010000
per 100,000 0.029.760.40.00.030.10.00.030.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 247.4202.9246.0211.5204.2301.3266.0188.1229.8214.6344.5230.2282.5

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Oliver Springs detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.08
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.2%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -164 (-4.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (35%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Oliver Springs, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Oliver Springs-area historical tornado activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 19% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1993, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.0 miles away from the Oliver Springs town center injured 3 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/10/2002, a category F3 tornado 6.4 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 28 people and caused $970,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Oliver Springs-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 78% 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 26.7 miles away from the city center
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 151.4 miles away from Oliver Springs 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 129.3 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 257.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 182.8 miles away from Oliver Springs center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 147.8 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 Roane County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Oliver Springs topographic map

Birthplace of: Levi Kreis - Film actor.

Hospitals and medical centers near Oliver Springs:

  • METHODIST MEDICAL CENTER OF OAK RIDGE Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • RIDGEVIEW PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL AND CENTER (Hospital, about 6 miles away; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • PROCARE OF OAK RIDGE INC (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • METHODIST MEDICAL CTR HOME HEALTH SVCS (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • FMC OAK RIDGE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, OAK RIDGE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • VALLEY RIDGE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; OAK RIDGE, TN)

Airports located in Oliver Springs:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oliver Springs:

  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 12 miles; Knoxville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,271)
  • Roane State Community College (about 20 miles; Harriman, TN; FT enrollment: 4,302)
  • The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (about 24 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 25,483)
  • University of the Cumberlands (about 50 miles; Williamsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 3,585)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 54 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)
  • Walters State Community College (about 62 miles; Morristown, TN; FT enrollment: 4,359)
  • Cleveland State Community College (about 66 miles; Cleveland, TN; FT enrollment: 2,500)

Public high school in Oliver Springs:

Public elementary/middle schools in Oliver Springs:

Private elementary/middle schools in Oliver Springs:

  • MT PISGAH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 108; Location: 107 OLD HEN VALLEY RD; Grades: PK - 11)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 16; Location: 864 POPLAR CREEK RD; Grades: 3 - 11)
See full list of schools located in Oliver Springs

Library in Oliver Springs:

  • OLIVER SPRINGS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,288; Location: 610 WALKER AVENUE.; 7,230 books; 173 audio materials; 255 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 32 state licensed databases; 30 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Oliver Springs: Oliver Springs Fire Department (A), Oliver Springs Fire Department Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Oliver Springs include: Mineral Spring Baptist Church (A), Little Leaf Baptist Church (B), Tuppertown Baptist Church (C), Oliver Springs First Baptist Church (D), Kellytown Baptist Church (E), Beech Park Baptist Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Butler Cemetery (1), Mineral Spring Cemetery (2), Carter Cemetery (3), Oliver Springs Cemetery (4), Duggans Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Little Cow Creek (A), Middle Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Oliver Springs City - City Court (906 East Tri County Boulevard).

Roane 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 2012 was 104. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

104
U.S.:

74

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2000 was 9.14. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.14
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.32. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.32
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 29.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

9.1

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2009 was 0.0182. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0182
U.S.:

0.0147

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

OLIVER SPRINGS WATER BOARD (Population served: 5,250, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-04-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-04-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2014. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-04-2014), St Public Notif requested (JUN-04-2014)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2014. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-01-2014), St Public Notif requested (APR-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 34 regular monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 27.7%
(27.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.8% for Black residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  67.1%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  4.3%
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

Oliver Springs, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Oliver Springs compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Oliver Springs (2011 data):

  • Citizens First Bank: Oliver Springs Branch at 105 Gail Lane, branch established on 1997/03/18. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $155.8 mil, Deposits: $139.4 mil, headquarters in Wartburg, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Cfb Bancshares, Inc.
  • Regions Bank: Oliver Springs Branch at 727 Main Street, branch established on 1980/12/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Tennessee average:

12.1

Oliver Springs travel time to work - commute Oliver Springs mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (46%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Oliver Springs town (based on Roane County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant29,50297
Mainline Protestant3,38520
Black Protestant6534
Catholic5001
Other3452
None19,796-
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: 8
Roane County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Roane County:

0.94 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Roane County:

5.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Here:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.9%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Roane County:

31.1%
Tennessee:

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

11.9%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$5,722$34,3321$917
Other Government Administration 2$5,996$35,9761$686
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$686
Police Protection - Officers 9$24,665$32,8870$0
Police - Other 4$8,844$26,5321$438
Streets and Highways 3$7,644$30,5760$0
Health 1$1,971$23,6520$0
Sewerage 2$4,429$26,5740$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$939
Water Supply 8$18,303$27,4550$0
Local Libraries 1$1,771$21,2520$0
Totals for Government 32$79,345$29,7545$3,666

5.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,767 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.47%
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 Knox County, TN  1.00% ($42,005 average AGI)
from Anderson County, TN  0.59% ($44,327)
from Morgan County, TN  0.45% ($26,518)


5.67% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,305 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.67%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($291 average AGI)
Roane County:

0.09%
Tennessee average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Knox County, TN  1.17% ($36,090 average AGI)
to Anderson County, TN  0.65% ($32,512)
to Loudon County, TN  0.45% ($35,483)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oliver Springs:

  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WATO (1290 AM; 5 kW; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • WQBB (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POWELL, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WMTY (670 AM; daytime; 3 kW; FARRAGUT, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WECO (940 AM; 5 kW; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO.)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)
  • WVLZ (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: KIRKLAND WIRELESS BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WRJZ (620 AM; 5 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WYSH (1380 AM; 1 kW; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CLINTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMEN (760 AM; daytime; 2 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: THOMAS MOFFIT JR.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oliver Springs:

  • WDVX (89.9 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNITIES COMMUNI CORP.)
  • WOKI-FM (100.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: OAK RIDGE FM, INC.)
  • WUOT (91.9 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WJXB-FM (97.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WBZH (92.7 FM; HARRIMAN, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMYU (93.1 FM; KARNS, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WWSR (105.7 FM; ROCKWOOD, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WYLV (89.1 FM; ALCOA, TN; Owner: FOOTHILLS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIMZ-FM (103.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMM., CORP.)
  • WECO-FM (101.3 FM; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WYFC (95.3 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNFZ (94.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: JOHN W. PIRKLE)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WKZX-FM (93.5 FM; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: BP BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • WRMX-FM (106.7 FM; NORRIS, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WYIL-FM (98.7 FM; OLIVER SPRINGS, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMKW (89.3 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKTS (90.1 FM; KINGSTON, TN; Owner: THE KINGSTON CENTURY CLUB INC.)
  • WKHT (104.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Oliver Springs:

  • WDTT-LP (Channel 38; LENOIR CITY, TN; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WVLT-TV (Channel 8; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WVLT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • WKOP-TV (Channel 15; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W46DC (Channel 46; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBIR-TV (Channel 10; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: GANNETT PACIFIC CORPORATION)
  • WATE-TV (Channel 6; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: WATE, G.P.)
  • WTNZ (Channel 43; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WEEE-LP (Channel 32; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEZK-LP (Channel 28; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W50CG (Channel 50; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W56CM (Channel 56; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFEM-LP (Channel 12; HEISKELL, ETC., TN; Owner: H. EARL MARLAR)
  • WBXX-TV (Channel 20; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF TENNESSEE, LLC)
Oliver Springs fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Oliver Springs fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 116m381ftTotal length
  • $12,464,000Total costs
  • 108,860Total average daily traffic
  • 4,522Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 91980-1989
  • 31990-1999
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Oliver Springs, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Oliver Springs, TN)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • STATION, Rt 3 Hwy 61-62 (Lat: 36.018111 Lon: -84.304917), Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 7.3 m, Call Sign: WNEL691
    Assigned Frequencies: 2139.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/08/2001, Expiration Date: 11/26/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/22/2007
    Registrant: Phone: (615) 690-6110
  • STATION, Atop Buffalo Mtn Nr (Lat: 36.110056 Lon: -84.336028), Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WNEL692
    Assigned Frequencies: 2189.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/08/2001, Expiration Date: 11/26/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/22/2007
    Registrant: Phone: (615) 690-6110
  • STATION, Winrock Mtn 2.8 Mi Nne Of (Lat: 36.110056 Lon: -84.336028), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WNTN759
    Assigned Frequencies: 957.400 MHz, 942.175 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2002, Expiration Date: 04/09/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/28/2009
    Registrant: Phone: (615) 741-3826
  • STATION, Windrock Mtn (Lat: 36.110056 Lon: -84.336028), Overall height: 47.2 m, Call Sign: WNTU205
    Assigned Frequencies: 6525.90 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/06/1998, Expiration Date: 01/25/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2009
    Registrant: Phone: (615) 482-8400
  • OLIVER SPRINGS, Highway 62 (Lat: 36.050750 Lon: -84.354528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 84.1 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WQGI873
    Assigned Frequencies: 6795.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/31/2007, Expiration Date: 01/31/2017, Certifier: John E Rooney
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Old Harriman Highway (Lat: 36.025278 Lon: -84.358056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 122.8 m, Call Sign: KNKS262
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.012 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/05/1998, Expiration Date: 10/05/2008, Cancellation Date: 08/08/2001
  • Atop Buffalo Mountain (Lat: 35.110056 Lon: -84.336028), Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KNLM542
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.600 MHz
    Cancellation Date: 03/09/2005
    Registrant: Wiggins, Betty M. & Folks, Sr., Richard, 1605 N.E. 67th Terrace, Gladstone, MO 64118-0000, Phone: (816) 453-4235

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

75 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oliver Springs)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: SCHMIDT W WILLIAM KITFOX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: BOMBARDIER ROTAX (ALL) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 125WS , Serial Number: 125, Year manufactured: 1990, Airworthiness Date: 09/12/1990
    Registrant (Individual): Timothy M Stringer, 846 Ray Dr, Oliver Springs, TN 37840
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150J (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5551G , Serial Number: 15071051, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 10/02/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Shannon, 848 Old Harriman Hwy, Oliver Springs, TN 37840
  • Aircraft: MITCHELL R KYLE + CEBERT R QUICKIE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ONAN ALL MDLS A/B (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98CK , Serial Number: 98, Year manufactured: 1982, Airworthiness Date: 10/15/1982
    Registrant (Partnership): Cebert R Mitchell, 523 Second Norway Ln, Oliver Springs, TN 37840, Other Owners: R Kyle Mitchell

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 38
  • Hazardous Condition: 23
  • Good Intent Call: 5

Incident types - Oliver Springs

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Oliver Springs, TN
Most common first names in Oliver Springs, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James8971.6 years
William7974.2 years
John6076.1 years
Robert5167.6 years
Mary5076.2 years
Charles4367.1 years
George3370.7 years
Charlie2378.6 years
Albert2073.5 years
Frank1772.9 years
Most common last names in Oliver Springs, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Duncan6973.0 years
Jones6271.8 years
Phillips5672.4 years
Jackson5174.8 years
Patterson4974.1 years
Brown3873.6 years
Wilson3577.5 years
Seiber3574.0 years
Russell3573.7 years
Lively3474.2 years
Businesses in Oliver Springs, TN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1Rite Aid1
Hardee's1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Lane Furniture1
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