Rossville, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 962 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +153.2%
Males: 460  (47.8%)
Females: 502  (52.2%)
Median resident age:

48.2 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 38066.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $103,078 (it was $33,333 in 2000)
Rossville:

$103,078
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $45,556 (it was $17,735 in 2000)

Rossville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $307,476 (it was $105,600 in 2000)
Rossville:

$307,476
TN:

$191,900

Median gross rent in 2019: $364.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rossville: 77.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.6%
(3.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 22.8% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Rossville, TN (2019)
    • 75081.3%White alone
    • 12713.8%Black alone
    • 222.4%Two or more races
    • 121.3%Asian alone
    • 40.4%Hispanic
    • 20.2%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Rossville, Tennessee as of September 26, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rossville is 102 to 1.


Crime rates in Rossville by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(147.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(117.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(194.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(171.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(206.2)
1
(194.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(746.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(147.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(140.1)
1
(126.6)
1
(117.9)
1
(112.4)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5
(1,031)
4
(778.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(343.6)
2
(314.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(140.1)
3
(379.7)
0
(0.0)
7
(786.5)
1
(105.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(3,093)
16
(3,113)
10
(1,916)
2
(343.6)
15
(2,355)
8
(1,194)
7
(1,042)
11
(1,620)
6
(879.8)
14
(1,961)
9
(1,139)
3
(353.8)
7
(786.5)
3
(315.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(194.6)
1
(191.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(379.7)
1
(117.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(146.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index237.1291.892.089.3116.2197.041.7212.135.2116.2127.8141.5109.020.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Rossville, TN

Crime rate in Rossville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.37
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Ancestries: Irish (19.4%), American (15.3%), English (14.7%), German (8.6%), European (3.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1903

Elevation: 313 feet

Land area: 1.72 square miles.

Population density: 558 people per square mile   (low).

Rossville, Tennessee map

20 residents are foreign born (0.5% Asia, 0.4% Europe, 0.4% Latin America).

This town:

2.2%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,859 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,500 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (24.8 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (443.7 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Piperton, TN (2.1 miles ),
Collierville, TN (2.8 miles ),
Moscow, TN (2.9 miles ),
Williston, TN (3.5 miles ),
Hickory Withe, TN (3.6 miles ),
Fisherville, TN (3.6 miles ),
Oakland, TN (3.6 miles ),
Germantown, TN (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 35.04 N, Longitude: 89.54 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 901

Distribution of median household income in Rossville, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Rossville, TN in 2019
Rossville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $133,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $133,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $178,500
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $154,500
  • 2004: 17 buildings, average cost: $181,300
  • 2005: 10 buildings, average cost: $162,200
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $257,100
  • 2007: 30 buildings, average cost: $325,300
  • 2008: 29 buildings, average cost: $377,900
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $287,200
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $350,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $326,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $326,300
  • 2013: 15 buildings, average cost: $341,900
  • 2014: 34 buildings, average cost: $325,900
  • 2015: 27 buildings, average cost: $286,100
  • 2016: 23 buildings, average cost: $346,800
  • 2017: 30 buildings, average cost: $334,000
  • 2018: 25 buildings, average cost: $334,700
  • 2019: 31 buildings, average cost: $404,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Rossville, TN residents
Average permit cost in Rossville, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +86 (+29.3%).
Most common industries in Rossville, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (13.0%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.8%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (23.6%)
  • Truck transportation (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (3.8%)
  • Radio, TV, computer stores (3.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (19.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (12.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (11.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.2%)
  • Educational services (9.2%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.7%)
Most common occupations in Rossville, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Cashiers (5.7%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (5.2%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (13.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.7%)
  • Electricians (5.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (12.6%)
  • Other healthcare support occupations (11.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.6%)
  • Registered nurses (4.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.6%)

Average climate in Rossville, 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 CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.4. This is about average.

City:

68.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.232. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.232
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.4
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.395. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.395
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.10
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Rossville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 92% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.3 miles away from the Rossville town center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 1/19/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the town center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Rossville-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 345% greater 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 60.3 miles away from Rossville 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 106.3 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 67.7 miles away from Rossville 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 146.8 miles away from the city center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 65.8 miles away from Rossville 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) earthquake occurred 253.0 miles away from Rossville 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 Fayette County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 7, Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rossville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Rossville:

  • COLLIERVILLE HEALTH AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLLIERVILLE, TN)
  • DOVE HEALTH AND REHAB OF COLLIERVILLE, LLC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLLIERVILLE, TN)
  • COLLIERVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; COLLIERVILLE, TN)
  • FMC COLLIERVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; COLLIERVILLE, TN)
  • NO PLACE LIKE HOME, INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; COLLIERVILLE, TN)
  • BAPTIST MEMORIAL HOSPITAL-COLLIERVILLE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; COLLIERVILLE, TN)
  • WHERE THE HEART IS INC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; EADS, TN)

Airports located in Rossville:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rossville:

  • University of Memphis (about 26 miles; Memphis, TN; Full-time enrollment: 17,427)
  • Rhodes College (about 27 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 29 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 38 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • University of Mississippi (about 48 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)
  • Union University (about 59 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 60 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)

Public elementary/middle school in Rossville:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rossville: Rossville Fire Department (A), Rossville City Hall (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Rossville: Rossville Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Teel Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Birthplace of: Mississippi Fred McDowell - Hill country blues singer and guitar player., Stephen Tall - Science fiction writer.

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

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

KELLOGG'S CONVENIENCE FOODS (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2013), St Civil Case under development (APR-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2013), St Civil Case under development (APR-01-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rossville that have no violations reported:

  • ROSSVILLE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 835, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

71.3%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.4%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Rossville (2011 data):

  • The Somerville Bank & Trust Company: Rossville Drive-Thru Branch at 5725 Highway 57, branch established on 1995/09/21; Rossville Branch at 70 Front Street, branch established on 1960/10/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $197.9 mil, Deposits: $174.9 mil, headquarters in Somerville, TN, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Trustmark Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Rossville:

Marital status in Rossville, TN
  • Never married: 21.6%
  • Now married: 63.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

For population 25 years and over in Rossville:

  • High school or higher: 95.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.2%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Rossville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rossville, TN (based on Fayette County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,09340
Black Protestant2,22117
Mainline Protestant1,88220
Catholic9001
Other4582
None24,859-
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: 4
This county:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Fayette County:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Fayette County:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Fayette County:

11.1%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Fayette County:

33.8%
State:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Fayette County:

12.5%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rossville:

46.1%
Tennessee:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

38.6%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Rossville:

28.6
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.2%
Tennessee:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rossville:

11.2%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

30.1%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Rossville:

52.1%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Rossville:

78.6%
Tennessee:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rossville, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 6$18,480$36,9601$1,044
Other Government Administration 2$5,480$32,8801$2,000
Sewerage 1$3,306$39,6720$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,702
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$1,019
Financial Administration 0$0 2$2,529
Totals for Government 9$27,266$36,3557$8,294

Rossville government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $472,000 ($490.64)
    Financial Administration: $392,000 ($407.48)
    Central Staff Services: $230,000 ($239.09)
    Sewerage: $134,000 ($139.29)
    Local Fire Protection: $107,000 ($111.23)
    Solid Waste Management: $62,000 ($64.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $17,000 ($17.67)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000 ($12.47)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $54,000 ($56.13)

Rossville government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $65,000 ($67.57)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $119,000 ($123.70)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $511,000 ($531.19)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $299,000 ($310.81)
  • Tax - Property: $758,000 ($787.94)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $261,000 ($271.31)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $35,000 ($36.38)
    Public Utilities Sales: $26,000 ($27.03)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $25,000 ($25.99)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($1.04)

Rossville government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,358,000 ($1411.64)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,346,000 ($1399.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,000 ($12.47)

8.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($71,953 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.10%
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 Shelby County, TN  4.85% ($83,148 average AGI)
from Hardeman County, TN  0.38% ($35,817)
from DeSoto County, MS  0.23% ($47,333)


6.64% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($60,583 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.64%
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 Shelby County, TN  3.32% ($56,639 average AGI)
to Hardeman County, TN  0.27% ($28,262)
to DeSoto County, MS  0.24% ($87,054)

Businesses in Rossville, TN

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Rossville:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMC (790 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WREC (600 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHBQ (560 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WOWW (1430 AM; 3 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBP (1480 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rossville:

  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGKX (105.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: KIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVR-FM (104.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WEGR (102.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKVF (94.9 FM; BYHALIA, MS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WMC-FM (99.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WKNO-FM (91.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • WMPS (107.5 FM; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMBZ (94.1 FM; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQOX (88.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS CITY SCHOOLS)
  • WEVL (89.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATION VOLUNTEERS, INC.)
  • WRBO (103.5 FM; COMO, MS; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WUMR (91.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS)
  • WYPL (89.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS/SHELBY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY & INFO CNTR.)
  • WKRA-FM (92.7 FM; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: BILLY R. AUTRY)
  • KJMS (101.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHRK (97.1 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WURC (88.1 FM; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: RUST COLLEGE, INC.)
  • WMFS (92.9 FM; BARTLETT, TN; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF ILLINOIS)
  • WHAL-FM (95.7 FM; OLIVE BRANCH, MS; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rossville:

  • WBUY (Channel 40; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WREG-TV (Channel 3; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WMC-TV (Channel 5; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WKNO (Channel 10; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • WLMT (Channel 30; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTY-TV (Channel 24; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPXX-TV (Channel 50; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHBQ-TV (Channel 13; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • W57CG (Channel 57; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • W67CV (Channel 67; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • WBII-LP (Channel 20; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: MID-SOUTH BROADCASTING)
  • WBXP-CA (Channel 44; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)

Rossville fatal accident list:

May 8, 1988 12:48 AM, Second, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 25, 1987 03:55 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3
Dec 30, 1982 06:15 PM, S057010050, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 11, 1977 04:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 171ft / 51.8mTotal length
  • $3,154,000Total costs
  • 59,770Total average daily traffic
  • 3,548Total average daily truck traffic
  • 91,520Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Rossville, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21930-1939
  • 41960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 51990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 52010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Rossville, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Rossville)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Mobiles for L5, Mobiles Operating Within A 40.0 Km Radius Around 35-0-49 N, 089-34-34 W (Lat: 35.013611 Lon: -89.576111), Call Sign: WQPR836,
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.950 MHz, 160.830 MHz, 160.245 MHz, 161.490 MHz, 160.875 MHz, Grant Date: 07/31/2012, Expiration Date: 07/31/2022, Certifier: Jr Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St. Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • MOBILES AROUND L6, Lat: 35.049056 Lon: -89.542861, Call Sign: WQZY570,
    Assigned Frequencies: 161.565 MHz, Grant Date: 09/07/2017, Expiration Date: 09/07/2027, Certifier: Jerry R Celio, Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree St Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:
  • KELLOGG, 585 Morrison Road (Lat: 35.045833 Lon: -89.549500), Type: Building, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WRDT846,
    Assigned Frequencies: 465.000 MHz, 462.750 MHz, Grant Date: 07/18/2019, Expiration Date: 07/18/2029, Certifier: Andrew Kellogg, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Rossville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Rossville)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 29. The highest number of reported fires - 50 took place in 2011, and the least - 2 in 2003. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Rossville, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (48.8%), and Structure Fires (40.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rossville, TN
    • 23948.8%Outside Fires
    • 19940.6%Structure Fires
    • 428.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 102.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rossville, TN
Most common first names in Rossville, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1982.5 years
John1777.8 years
James1374.9 years
Willie1275.2 years
William1268.8 years
Annie979.4 years
Henry777.0 years
Robert778.4 years
Tommie680.0 years
George568.6 years
Most common last names in Rossville, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams1570.8 years
Yancey1170.4 years
Jones1166.8 years
Johnson1078.4 years
Smith971.2 years
Crawford745.1 years
Key780.4 years
Boyd772.0 years
Knox770.2 years
Farley777.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rossville, TN
  • 82.4%Utility gas
  • 16.0%Electricity
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rossville, TN
  • 81.8%Electricity
  • 15.2%Utility gas
  • 3.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Rossville compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
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