Saulsbury, Tennessee

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Population in 2013: 97 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.0%
 
Males: 55  (57.3%)
Females: 42  (42.7%)
Median resident age:  49.5 years
Tennessee median age:  39.3 years

Zip code: 38067

Estimated median household income in 2012: $17,615 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Saulsbury:

$17,615
TN:

$42,764
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $7,121 (it was $10,335 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $64,578 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Saulsbury:

$64,578
TN:

$137,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $109,239; Detached houses: $109,239
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  • White alone - 64 (79.0%)
  • Black alone - 13 (16.0%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (3.7%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (1.2%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Saulsbury: 78.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Subsaharan African (67.3%), United States (24.5%), English (9.2%), French (2.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1849

Elevation: 500 feet

Land area: 0.36 square miles.

Population density: 266 people per square mile   (very low).

Saulsbury, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Saulsbury:

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 9.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Saulsbury town:

  • Never married: 24.2%
  • Now married: 53.7%
  • Separated: 12.7%
  • Widowed: 5.9%
  • Divorced: 3.6%

3 residents are foreign born (1.6% Europe).

This town:  2.4%
Tennessee:  4.5%



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Saulsbury, Tennessee as of May 22, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Saulsbury to the number of sex offenders is 33 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $275 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $533 (0.7%)

Saulsbury satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (43.1 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (50.2 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (468.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Grand Junction, TN (2.4 miles ), Hickory Valley, TN (2.8 miles) , La Grange, TN (2.9 miles) , Hamilton, MS (3.1 miles ), Middleton, TN (3.3 miles ), Walnut, MS (3.5 miles ), Bolivar, TN (3.9 miles ), Ashland, MS (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 35.05 N, Longitude: 89.09 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 731

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

10.2%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -49 (-33.1%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Retail trade (85%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)

Average climate in Saulsbury, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Saulsbury-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 91% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 9.7 miles away from the Saulsbury town center killed 58 people and injured 795 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 11.9 miles away from the town center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Saulsbury-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 75% smaller 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 80.8 miles away from the city 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 112.6 miles away from Saulsbury 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 76.4 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 148.6 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 244.6 miles away from Saulsbury center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 87.6 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 Hardeman County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Saulsbury topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Saulsbury:

  • ASHLAND HEALTH AND RAHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; ASHLAND, MS)
  • PROCARE OF TENNESSEE INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • PLEASANT VIEW (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • PLEASANT VIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • BOLIVAR DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • BOLIVAR GENERAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)
  • MEDICAL CENTER HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; BOLIVAR, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Saulsbury:

  • Northeast Mississippi Community College (about 40 miles; Booneville, MS; Full-time enrollment: 3,024)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 45 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Union University (about 46 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • University of Memphis (about 51 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)
  • Rhodes College (about 52 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 54 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • University of Mississippi (about 54 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)

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Notable location: Saulsbury Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 87.1. This is about average.

City:

87.1
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.27
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.28
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 33.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 20.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.3
U.S.:

32.0

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

CANDLEWOOD LAKES P.O.A. WATERWORKS (Population served: 258, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010), St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-07-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-02-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-31-2007)

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

  • GRAND VALLEY LAKES PO ASSOC (Population served: 862, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CHEROKEE LANDING RESORT (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 53.2%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 96.7% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.1 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  53.8%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  7.7%
Whole state:  5.8%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Saulsbury compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Saulsbury travel time to work - commute Saulsbury mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (46%)
  • Wood (30%)
  • Electricity (22%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Saulsbury town (based on Hardeman County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.49%
Here: 43.5%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristEpiscopal ChurchCatholic Church
Adherents79.8%9.6%7.2%1.0%0.7%
Congregations53.2%14.5%17.7%1.6%1.6%
NameCumberland Presbyterian ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Assemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents0.6%0.5%0.4%0.2%0.0%
Congregations1.6%1.6%1.6%1.6%4.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Hardeman County:

3.59 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Hardeman County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

4.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.4%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Hardeman County:

37.5%
Tennessee:

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

11.2%
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

Saulsbury government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $8,000 ($82.47)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($51.55)
    Sewerage: $4,000 ($41.24)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($20.62)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,000 ($41.24)

Saulsbury government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,000 ($41.24)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $10,000 ($103.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($41.24)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,000 ($41.24)

4.16% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,935 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.16%
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 Shelby County, TN  0.79% ($31,403 average AGI)
from Madison County, TN  0.65% ($24,964)
from Fayette County, TN  0.35% ($22,600)


5.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($25,566 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
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  1.07% ($27,435 average AGI)
to Shelby County, TN  0.89% ($24,053)
to Fayette County, TN  0.52% ($30,378)

Strongest AM radio stations in Saulsbury:

  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WGSF (1030 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMQM (1600 AM; 50 kW; LAKELAND, TN; Owner: WMQM, INC.)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WLRC (850 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WALNUT, MS; Owner: B. R. AND MARTHA S. CLAYTON)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WMC (790 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS 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)

Strongest FM radio stations in Saulsbury:

  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRBO (103.5 FM; COMO, MS; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WYDL (100.7 FM; MIDDLETON, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOJG (94.7 FM; BOLIVAR, TN; Owner: JOHNNY W. SHAW & OPAL J. SHAW)
  • 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.)
  • WMOD (96.7 FM; BOLIVAR, TN; Owner: WMOD, INC.)
  • WMAE-FM (89.5 FM; BOONEVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WKZU (102.3 FM; RIPLEY, MS; Owner: KUDZU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Saulsbury:

  • WMC-TV (Channel 5; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WREG-TV (Channel 3; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: NEW YORK TIMES MANAGEMENT SERVICES)
  • WLMT (Channel 30; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPTY-TV (Channel 24; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W34BU (Channel 34; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WPXX-TV (Channel 50; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKNO (Channel 10; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICATIONS FOUNDATION)
  • WHBQ-TV (Channel 13; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W62CK (Channel 62; ACTON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMAE-TV (Channel 12; BOONEVILLE, MS; Owner: MISSISSIPPI AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WBII-LP (Channel 20; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: MID-SOUTH BROADCASTING)

Saulsbury fatal accident list:

May 16, 1978 07:18 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Feb 1, 1975 11:17 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Saulsbury)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: COOK JOE F 2T1-A GREAT LAKES (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 338C , Serial Number: 9801-G-652, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 11/04/1999
    Registrant (Individual): Mark A Parmley, 110 East Cv, Saulsbury, TN 38067

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 1
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