Robbins, Tennessee

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Population in July 2007: 2,860.
Males: 1,470  (51.4%)
Females: 1,390  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  34.6 years
Tennessee median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 37852

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,185 (it was $23,910 in 2000)
Robbins:

$28,185
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,300 (it was $11,426 in 2000)

Robbins CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $71,213 (it was $44,300 in 2000)
Robbins:

$71,213
TN:

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

    Robbins races chart
    • 2,71298.3%White alone
    • 220.8%Two or more races
    • 160.6%Hispanic
    • 50.2%American Indian alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Black alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Robbins: 82.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1374 feet

Land area: 121.6 square miles.

Population density: 24 people per square mile   (very low).

Robbins, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Robbins:

  • High school or higher: 58.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Robbins CCD:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 2.8%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 10.9%



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Robbins, Tennessee as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Robbins to the number of sex offenders is 238 to 1.


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

Robbins CCD:  0.6% ($245)
Tennessee:  0.8% ($715)
Robbins satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Knoxville, TN (43.8 miles , pop. 173,890).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (117.7 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (415.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Elgin, TN (0.9 miles ), Helenwood, TN (2.7 miles ), Sunbright, TN (2.7 miles ), Huntsville, TN (2.8 miles ), Norma, TN (3.2 miles ), Oneida, TN (3.5 miles ), Lancing, TN (3.9 miles ), Wartburg, TN (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 36.33 N, Longitude: 84.59 W

Area code: 423

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

14.2%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Wood products (16%)
  • Metal and metal products (9%)
  • Transportation equipment (7%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Textile mills and textile products (17%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care (10%)
  • Social assistance (7%)
  • Department and other general merchandise stores (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Construction laborers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (19%)
  • Cashiers (11%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)

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

Average climate in Robbins, Tennessee

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Tornado activity:

Robbins-area historical tornado activity is below Tennessee state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.0 miles away from the Robbins place center killed 7 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 23.3 miles away from the place center .

Earthquake activity:

Robbins-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 77% 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 134.5 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 50.8 miles away from Robbins 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 233.1 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 139.8 miles away from the city 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 209.8 miles away from Robbins center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 131.4 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 Scott County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Birthplace of: Bruce Fairchild Barton - Author, Harry Stonecipher - business manager.

Hospitals and medical centers near Robbins:

  • HUNTSVILLE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; HUNTSVILLE, TN)
  • SCOTT COUNTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ONEIDA, TN)
  • ONEIDA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ONEIDA, TN)
  • DEACONESS HOMECARE (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; ONEIDA, TN)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF MORGAN COUNTY (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; WARTBURG, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Robbins:

  • Roane State Community College (about 32 miles; Harriman, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,302)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 36 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • University of the Cumberlands (about 37 miles; Williamsburg, KY; FT enrollment: 3,585)
  • The University of Tennessee-Knoxville (about 46 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 25,483)
  • Somerset Community College (about 51 miles; Somerset, KY; FT enrollment: 4,698)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 53 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 9,761)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 55 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)

Public elementary/middle school in Robbins:

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Notable location: South Scott County Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Robbins: Love Chapel (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Historic Rugby (Historical Places & Services; 5517 Rugby Highway).

Hotel: Central Avenue Motor Lodge (111 Central Avenue).

Scott County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  62.2%
Whole state:  69.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.8%
Whole state:  4.2%

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

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

20.7%
Whole state:

13.5%

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

6.1%
Whole state:

5.8%
4 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000

Robbins compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.9
Tennessee average:

13.3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (56%)
  • Electricity (22%)
  • Wood (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

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 Robbins CCD (based on Scott County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,80723
Mainline Protestant3632
Black Protestant2172
Catholic321
Other-1
None15,809-
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
Scott County:

2.28 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Scott County:

0.46 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Scott County:

7.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

3.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.2%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Scott County:

29.6%
Tennessee:

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

15.2%
State:

13.5%

3.06% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,886 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.06%
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 McCreary County, KY  0.49% ($22,000 average AGI)
from Knox County, TN  0.30% ($18,100)
from Campbell County, TN  0.20% ($24,308)


3.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,711 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.40%
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 Knox County, TN  0.36% ($27,708 average AGI)
to McCreary County, KY  0.32% ($22,905)
to Campbell County, TN  0.29% ($31,632)

Strongest AM radio stations in Robbins:

  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WECO (940 AM; 5 kW; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY B/CASTING CO.)
  • WQBB (1040 AM; daytime; 10 kW; POWELL, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WNOX (990 AM; 10 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WATO (1290 AM; 5 kW; OAK RIDGE, TN)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WOCV (1310 AM; 1 kW; ONEIDA, TN; Owner: ONEIDA BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WEKC (710 AM; daytime; 4 kW; WILLIAMSBURG, KY; Owner: GERALD PARKS)
  • 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)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Robbins:

  • WECO-FM (101.3 FM; WARTBURG, TN; Owner: MORGAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WDVX (89.9 FM; CLINTON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNITIES COMMUNI CORP.)
  • WOKI-FM (100.3 FM; OAK RIDGE, TN; Owner: OAK RIDGE FM, INC.)
  • WWSR (105.7 FM; ROCKWOOD, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WUOT (91.9 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE)
  • WEKX (102.7 FM; JELLICO, TN; Owner: WHITLEY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOWF (102.5 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: PEG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIMZ-FM (103.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMM., CORP.)
  • WCLC-FM (105.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, TN; Owner: BIBLE BELIEVERS NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMKW (89.3 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WGSQ (94.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJXB-FM (97.5 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WMIK-FM (92.7 FM; MIDDLESBORO, KY; Owner: GATEWAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIVK-FM (107.7 FM; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WDEB-FM (103.9 FM; JAMESTOWN, TN; Owner: BAZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWST (102.1 FM; SEVIERVILLE, TN; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • WBZH (92.7 FM; HARRIMAN, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WYLV (89.1 FM; ALCOA, TN; Owner: FOOTHILLS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WLQK (95.9 FM; LIVINGSTON, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WQLA-FM (104.9 FM; LA FOLLETTE, TN; Owner: LAFOLLETTE BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Robbins:

  • 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.)
  • 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)
  • W46DC (Channel 46; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WBXX-TV (Channel 20; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF TENNESSEE, LLC)
  • WPXK (Channel 54; JELLICO, TN; Owner: PAXSON KNOXVILLE LICENSE, INC.)
Robbins fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

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


Robbins fatal accident list:

May 4, 2012 03:00 PM, Old Hwy 27, Lat: 36.38392, Lon: -84.57317, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 29, 2008 11:04 AM, Us-Sr29, Lat: 36.33841, Lon: -84.59736, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 8, 2008 07:00 PM, Us-Sr29, Lat: 36.33094, Lon: -84.60915, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 24, 2003 10:58 AM, Us-Sr29, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Feb 25, 1999 04:35 PM, Us-Sr29, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 3, 1977 00:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
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