Pine Crest, Tennessee

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Population in 2010: 2,388.
Population change since 2000: -16.9%
Males: 1,085  (45.5%)
Females: 1,303  (54.5%)
Median resident age:

39.6 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 37601.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $54,088 (it was $30,069 in 2000)
Pine Crest:

$54,088
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $35,703 (it was $16,670 in 2000)

Pine Crest CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $152,303 (it was $73,700 in 2000)
Pine Crest:

$152,303
TN:

$191,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $162,216; detached houses: $181,046; townhouses or other attached units: $110,630; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $149,164; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $116,281; mobile homes: $70,580; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $119,956

Median gross rent in 2019: $847.

March 2019 cost of living index in Pine Crest: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 7.9%
(7.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.9% for Black residents, 51.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 64.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Pine Crest, TN (2019)
    • 2,32089.7%White alone
    • 1566.0%Black alone
    • 702.7%Hispanic
    • 140.5%Asian alone
    • 120.5%Two or more races

Races in Pine Crest detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: American (28.7%), African (10.5%), German (9.5%), Scotch-Irish (7.5%), Irish (6.0%), European (5.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1700 feet

Land area: 2.15 square miles.

Population density: 1,109 people per square mile   (low).

Pine Crest, Tennessee map

109 residents are foreign born (3.1% Africa).

This place:

4.2%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $713 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $755 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (4.5 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (112.1 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (466.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities:

Central, TN (1.4 miles ),
Johnson City, TN (2.1 miles ),
Elizabethton, TN (2.2 miles ),
Watauga, TN (2.2 miles ),
Unicoi, TN (2.4 miles ),
Midway, TN (2.5 miles ),
Biltmore, TN (2.5 miles ),
Tiger Valley, TN (2.8 miles )

Latitude: 36.30 N, Longitude: 82.31 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 423

Distribution of median household income in Pine Crest, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Pine Crest, TN in 2019
Pine Crest satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.3%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Most common industries in Pine Crest, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (12.7%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.2%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (3.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (9.0%)
  • Health care (8.4%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.4%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.8%)
  • Educational services (17.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Social assistance (4.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.3%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (3.2%)
Most common occupations in Pine Crest, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)

Average climate in Pine Crest, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.0. This is about average.

City:

64.0
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 30.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.3
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.25
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0520. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0520
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Pine Crest-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 67% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Pine Crest place center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/8/1957, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the place center caused between $500 and $5000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Pine Crest-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 23% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 68.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 265.7 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) earthquake occurred 159.8 miles away from Pine Crest 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 98.7 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 168.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB) earthquake occurred 62.3 miles away from Pine Crest 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 Carter County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Pine Crest topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Pine Crest:

  • COMCARE INC/KING SPRINGS (Hospital, about 2 miles away; JOHNSON CITY, TN)
  • JOHNSON CITY SPECIALTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 4 miles away; JOHNSON CITY, TN)
  • HILLVIEW HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ELIZABETHTON, TN)
  • (CLOSED) WOODRIDGE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; JOHNSON CITY, TN)
  • HERMITAGE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ELIZABETHTON, TN)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; JOHNSON CITY, TN)
  • JOHNSON CITY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; JOHNSON CITY, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Pine Crest:

  • East Tennessee State University (about 4 miles; Johnson City, TN; Full-time enrollment: 12,774)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 15 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • King University (about 22 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Tusculum College (about 27 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Appalachian State University (about 36 miles; Boone, NC; FT enrollment: 17,362)
  • University of North Carolina at Asheville (about 50 miles; Asheville, NC; FT enrollment: 3,312)
  • Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College (about 53 miles; Asheville, NC; FT enrollment: 6,992)

Points of interest:

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Churches in Pine Crest include: College Park Freewill Baptist Church (A), Pine Crest Baptist Church (B), Buffalo Valley Church (C), N G Taylor Memorial Church (D), Cave Springs Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Roselawn Memory Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Carter County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

57.7%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.7%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Pine Crest:

Marital status in Pine Crest, TN
  • Never married: 20.1%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

For population 25 years and over in Pine Crest:

  • High school or higher: 92.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.3%
  • Unemployed: 2.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Tennessee average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Pine Crest, TN (based on Carter County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,745100
Mainline Protestant1,81713
Catholic2101
Black Protestant1181
Other11
None30,533-
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
Here:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Carter County:

4.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Here:

4.23 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

11.9%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

32.0%
Tennessee:

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

11.2%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Pine Crest:

56.9%
Tennessee:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

58.9%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

27.8
Tennessee:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Pine Crest:

18.0%
Tennessee:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Pine Crest:

8.1%
Tennessee:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Pine Crest:

7.0
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Pine Crest:

30.7%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

65.0%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Pine Crest:

81.8%
Tennessee:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Pine Crest, TN Residents

7.01% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($34,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.01%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Washington County, TN  2.71% ($29,071 average AGI)
from Sullivan County, TN  0.82% ($35,688)
from Unicoi County, TN  0.30% ($29,298)


6.56% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($32,508 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.56%
Tennessee average:

6.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Washington County, TN  2.92% ($32,290 average AGI)
to Sullivan County, TN  0.81% ($32,948)
to Unicoi County, TN  0.27% ($33,824)

Strongest AM radio stations in Pine Crest:

  • WETB (790 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: MOUNTAIN SIGNALS, INC.)
  • WKTP (1590 AM; 10 kW; JONESBOROUGH, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WJCW (910 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBEJ (1240 AM; 1 kW; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: CB RADIO, INC.)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHHQ (1520 AM; daytime; 1 kW; ELIZABETHTON, TN)
  • WEMB (1420 AM; 5 kW; ERWIN, TN; Owner: W E M B, INC.)
  • WFHG (980 AM; 5 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKIN (1320 AM; 5 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Pine Crest:

  • WQUT (101.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WUMC (90.5 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: MILLIGAN COLLEGE)
  • WECR-FM (102.3 FM; BEECH MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: RONDINARO BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WZJS (100.7 FM; BANNER ELK, NC; Owner: HIGHLAND COMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATES, LLC)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCSK (90.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: KINGSPORT CITY SCHOOLS BD. OF EDUC .)
  • WAEZ (94.9 FM; GREENEVILLE, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • W285DG (104.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WXIS (103.9 FM; ERWIN, TN; Owner: WEMB, INC.)
  • W225AA (92.9 FM; BOONE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WKSF (99.9 FM; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Pine Crest:

  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WASV-TV (Channel 62; ASHEVILLE, NC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOPI-CA (Channel 9; BRISTOL,VA/KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKPT-TV (Channel 19; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WJHL-TV (Channel 11; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAPK-CA (Channel 36; BRISTOL,VA/KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKPT-LP (Channel 25; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
Pine Crest fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Pine Crest fatal accident list:

Nov 10, 2010 08:50 AM, Sr-359, Lat: 36.287661, Lon: -82.306317, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 6.4mTotal length
  • $727,000Total costs
  • 9,910Total average daily traffic
  • 870Total average daily truck traffic
  • 13,648Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$99,9008$99,44625$129,6144$55,0304$83,1231$15,910
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$63,8802$136,1200$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$129,5202$127,2957$116,1511$14,3701$51,9801$25,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$129,0630$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$68,3600$01$140,9500$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0708.00 , 0709.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$126,1001$108,050
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$85,4201$170,410
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$91,7100$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$165,5000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0708.00 , 0709.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pine Crest, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Pine Crest, TN - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Pine Crest, TN
  • 63.4%Electricity
  • 26.5%Utility gas
  • 8.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Pine Crest, TN
  • 65.2%Electricity
  • 34.8%Utility gas


Pine Crest compared to Tennessee state average:

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