Parkers Crossroads, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 332 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +37.8%
Males: 170  (51.5%)
Females: 162  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Tennessee median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 38321.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $35,831 (it was $24,792 in 2000)
Parkers Crossroads:

$35,831
TN:

$48,547

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,776 (it was $17,303 in 2000)

Parkers Crossroads city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $105,313 (it was $78,300 in 2000)
Parkers Crossroads:

$105,313
TN:

$157,700

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $155,021; Detached houses: $181,297; Mobile homes: $63,020

Median gross rent in 2016: $618.

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  • Races in Parkers Crossroads, TN (2010)

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    • 26580.3%White alone
    • 4613.9%Black alone
    • 113.3%Two or more races
    • 72.1%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Parkers Crossroads: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (37.9%), Irish (11.2%), Scottish (5.2%), German (3.4%), Scotch-Irish (3.4%), English (2.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 1.46 square miles.

Population density: 227 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Parkers Crossroads:

  • High school or higher: 71.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Parkers Crossroads city:

  • Never married: 29.0%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 18.1%

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Tennessee:

4.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $909 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $426 (0.5%)

Parkers Crossroads satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (26.3 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (94.5 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (420.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Wildersville, TN (1.3 miles ), Clarksburg, TN (2.5 miles ), Lexington, TN (2.9 miles ), Darden, TN (3.2 miles ), Cedar Grove, TN (3.5 miles ), Chesterfield, TN (3.5 miles ), Luray, TN (3.7 miles ), Huntingdon, TN (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 35.78 N, Longitude: 88.39 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 731

Parkers Crossroads household income distribution Parkers Crossroads home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.9%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +4 (+1.7%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)

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Average climate in Parkers Crossroads, Tennessee

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Tornado activity:

Parkers Crossroads-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 82% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.9 miles away from the Parkers Crossroads city center killed 3 people and injured 60 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 tornado 9.4 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 86 people and caused $40 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Parkers Crossroads-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 96.6 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 186.8 miles away from Parkers Crossroads center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 109.3 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 115.1 miles away from the city 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 78.8 miles away from Parkers Crossroads center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 156.2 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 Henderson County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 10, Winds: 5, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Parkers Crossroads:

  • DCI BEECH LAKE (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; LEXINGTON, TN)
  • BRIARWOOD COMMUNITY LIVING CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LEXINGTON, TN)
  • BRIARWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; LEXINGTON, TN)
  • LEXINGTON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; LEXINGTON, TN)
  • HENDERSON COUNTY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; LEXINGTON, TN)
  • METHODIST HOMECARE SVCS OF LEXINGTON (Hospital, about 9 miles away; LEXINGTON, TN)
  • LEXINGTON MANOR (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; LEXINGTON, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Parkers Crossroads:

  • Jackson State Community College (about 24 miles; Jackson, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,958)
  • Bethel University (about 26 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)
  • Union University (about 28 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 47 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • Murray State University (about 58 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 60 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Columbia State Community College (about 74 miles; Columbia, TN; FT enrollment: 3,383)

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Notable location: Henderson County Fire Department Station 3 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Henderson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.4%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.2% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  72.5%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.2%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Tennessee average:

11.7

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Religion statistics for Parkers Crossroads city (based on Henderson County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,26349
Mainline Protestant1,47512
Black Protestant1482
Catholic1401
Other81
None14,735-
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: 5
Henderson County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 24
Henderson County:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

6.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.3%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Henderson County:

29.0%
Tennessee:

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

14.2%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.5%
State:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.0%
State:

44.4%

Average BMI:
This city:

30.6
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Parkers Crossroads:

23.2%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Parkers Crossroads:

13.2%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Parkers Crossroads:

33.0%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

51.4%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

84.2%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Parkers Crossroads, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 11$3,380
Parks and Recreation 2$11,799$70,7945$1,468
Totals for Government 2$11,799$70,79416$4,848

Parkers Crossroads government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $54,000 ($162.65)
    Parks & Recreation: $47,000 ($141.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $47,000 ($141.57)
    Financial Administration: $19,000 ($57.23)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($33.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $25,000 ($75.30)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $54,000 ($162.65)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $63,000 ($189.76)

Parkers Crossroads government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $71,000 ($213.86)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $38,000 ($114.46)
    Interest Earnings: $13,000 ($39.16)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $41,000 ($123.49)
    Highways: $18,000 ($54.22)
  • Tax - Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $69,000 ($207.83)

Parkers Crossroads government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $441,000 ($1328.31)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $416,000 ($1253.01)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $25,000 ($75.30)

Parkers Crossroads government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $189,000 ($569.28)

5.77% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,870 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.77%
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  0.79% ($28,368 average AGI)
from Decatur County, TN  0.58% ($27,589)
from Carroll County, TN  0.42% ($28,875)


5.11% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,392 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.11%
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  0.87% ($26,301 average AGI)
to Decatur County, TN  0.71% ($23,074)
to Carroll County, TN  0.31% ($22,400)

Strongest AM radio stations in Parkers Crossroads:

  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WDXL (1490 AM; 1 kW; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: LEXINGTON BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WMUF (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PARIS, TN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD B/CTING OF TN,INC)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Parkers Crossroads:

  • WBFG (96.5 FM; PARKER'S CROSSROADS, TN; Owner: CROSSROADS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WIGH (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WVHR (100.9 FM; HUNTINGDON, TN; Owner: MILAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFGZ (94.5 FM; LOBELVILLE, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • WMXX-FM (103.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: GERALD W. HUNT)
  • WZLT (99.3 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: LEXINGTON BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • WMUF-FM (104.7 FM; HENRY, TN; Owner: BENTON WEATHERFORD B/C INC OF TN)
  • WTKB-FM (93.7 FM; ATWOOD, TN; Owner: GIBSON COUNTY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHHM-FM (107.7 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WKJQ-FM (97.3 FM; PARSONS, TN; Owner: CLENNEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNWS-FM (101.5 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: RADIOCORP OF JACKSON, INC.)
  • WLVS-FM (106.5 FM; CLIFTON, TN; Owner: GOLD COAST BROADCASTING CO.)
  • WAYW (89.9 FM; NEW JOHNSONVILLE, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WAJJ (89.3 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: HEARTLAND MINSTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Parkers Crossroads:

  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WLJT (Channel 11; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: WEST TENNESSEE PUBLIC TV COUNCIL, INC)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Parkers Crossroads fatal accident list:

Feb 29, 2012 05:35 AM, I-40, Lat: 35.78906, Lon: -88.39207, Vehicles: 4, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Sep 16, 2002 06:30 PM, Sr-22, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 32m105ftTotal length
  • $1,991,000Total costs
  • 84,850Total average daily traffic
  • 14,184Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • 3.4 Km Sse Jct I-40 & Us 72 (Lat: 35.759167 Lon: -88.387500), Type: 104.5, Overall height: 103.5 m, Registrant: 9019689990

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (51%)
  • Electricity (44%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Parkers Crossroads compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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