Summitville, Tennessee

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Population in July 2007: 3,817.
Males: 1,990  (52.1%)
Females: 1,827  (47.9%)
Median resident age:  35.8 years
Tennessee median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 37357

Estimated median household income in 2015: $46,171 (it was $37,057 in 2000)
Summitville:

$46,171
TN:

$47,275

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $19,853 (it was $15,982 in 2000)

Summitville CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $115,800 (it was $76,900 in 2000)
Summitville:

$115,800
TN:

$150,600
  • Races in Summitville, TN (2000)

    Summitville races chart
    • 3,35794.4%White alone
    • 1373.9%Hispanic
    • 260.7%Black alone
    • 170.5%Two or more races
    • 110.3%Asian alone
    • 80.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Summitville: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1175 feet

Land area: 81.7 square miles.

Population density: 47 people per square mile   (very low).

Summitville, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Summitville:

  • High school or higher: 70.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Summitville CCD:

  • Never married: 19.3%
  • Now married: 66.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 7.6%



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Summitville, Tennessee as of August 19, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Summitville to the number of sex offenders is 1,909 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


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

Summitville CCD:  0.7% ($544)
Tennessee:  0.8% ($715)
Summitville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (31.5 miles , pop. 68,816).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (60.5 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (444.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Morrison, TN (2.2 miles ), New Union, TN (2.5 miles ), Viola, TN (2.6 miles) , Manchester, TN (2.9 miles ), Plateau of the Barrens, TN (3.3 miles ), Lakewood Park, TN (3.3 miles ), Hillsboro, TN (3.4 miles ), Centertown, TN (3.4 miles ).

Latitude: 35.56 N, Longitude: 85.97 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 931

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.5%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (16%)
  • Transportation equipment (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Motor vehicle and parts dealers (5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4%)
  • Health care (18%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Transportation equipment (4%)
  • Machinery (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4%)

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

Average climate in Summitville, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Summitville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 72% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 4.2 miles away from the Summitville place center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the place center killed 11 people and injured 121 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Summitville-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 76.0 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 226.4 miles away from Summitville 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 214.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 114.3 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 195.6 miles away from Summitville center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 165.7 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 Coffee County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 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).

Hospitals and medical centers near Summitville:

  • MANCHESTER DIALYSIS CLINIC (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, TN)
  • MANCHESTER HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, TN)
  • MEDICAL CENTER OF MANCHESTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; MANCHESTER, TN)
  • UNITED REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; MANCHESTER, TN)
  • COFFEE MEDICAL CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MANCHESTER, TN)
  • HORIZON HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MANCHESTER, TN)
  • MANCHESTER COMMUNITY LIVING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MANCHESTER, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Summitville:

  • Motlow State Community College (about 23 miles; Tullahoma, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,915)
  • Middle Tennessee State University (about 30 miles; Murfreesboro, TN; FT enrollment: 21,628)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 51 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 9,761)
  • The University of Tennessee-Chattanooga (about 52 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 10,158)
  • Chattanooga State Community College (about 53 miles; Chattanooga, TN; FT enrollment: 6,827)
  • Trevecca Nazarene University (about 60 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,223)
  • Lipscomb University (about 60 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,827)

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Notable locations in Summitville: Wayside (A), Ninth Model (B), Patmos Chapel (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Summitville include: Mud Creek Methodist Church (A), Summitville Baptist Church (B), Fountain Grove Church (C), Pleasant Knoll Church (D), Hickory Grove Church (E), New Hope Baptist Church (F), Mount Carmel Church (G), Summitville Methodist Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Tucker Cemetery (1), Winton Cemetery (2), Wooten Cemetery (3), Hopewell Cemetery (4), Brown Cemetery (5), Bryan Cemetery (6), Richard Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and swamps: Ivy Lake (A), Liberty Lake (B), Dick Pond (C), Grassy Pond (D), Harfords Swamp (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Liberty Creek (A), Kelsy Branch (B), Pocahontas Branch (C), Bark Camp Fork (D), Muddy Branch (E), Mud Creek (F), Sainville Branch (G), McAfee Branch (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Coffee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2004 was 75.7. This is about average.

City:

75.7
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 2.46. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.46
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 1.58. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.58
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2004 was 33.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.5
U.S.:

32.0
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.3%
Whole state:  69.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.0%
Whole state:  4.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

13.0%
Whole state:

13.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.3%
Whole state:

5.8%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Tennessee average:

13.3

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Summitville CCD (based on Coffee County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant19,50582
Mainline Protestant5,58921
Catholic1,2452
Other8975
Black Protestant2962
None25,264-
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: 15
Coffee County:

2.90 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Coffee County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 37
Coffee County:

7.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 45
Here:

8.70 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.6%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Coffee County:

31.0%
Tennessee:

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

15.4%
State:

13.5%

6.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,014 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
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 Franklin County, TN  0.88% ($26,446 average AGI)
from Rutherford County, TN  0.79% ($34,409)
from Bedford County, TN  0.44% ($24,554)


6.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,272 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.24%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($468 average AGI)
Coffee County:

0.06%
Tennessee average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Rutherford County, TN  0.86% ($35,994 average AGI)
to Franklin County, TN  0.83% ($27,237)
to Bedford County, TN  0.34% ($29,651)

Strongest AM radio stations in Summitville:

  • WMSR (1320 AM; 5 kW; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: COFFEE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WMGC (810 AM; 5 kW; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: RADIO 810 NASHVILLE, LIMITED)
  • WZYX (1440 AM; 5 kW; COWAN, TN; Owner: TIMS FORD BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAKI (1230 AM; 1 kW; MCMINNVILLE, TN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Summitville:

  • WWTN (99.7 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSGM (104.7 FM; COALMONT, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND COMMUNICATION CORPORATION)
  • WUSY (100.7 FM; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTRZ-FM (103.9 FM; MCMINNVILLE, TN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WFTZ (101.5 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: PHASE TWO COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTML (91.5 FM; TULLAHOMA, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WMBW (88.9 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WMOT (89.5 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WBUZ (102.9 FM; LA VERGNE, TN; Owner: WYCQ, INC)
  • WDEF-FM (92.3 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: JACKSON TELECASTERS, INC.)
  • WKZP (107.3 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WDOD-FM (96.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: WDOD OF CHATTANOOGA, INC.)
  • WRLT (100.1 FM; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: TUNED-IN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WUSX (93.3 FM; TULLAHOMA, TN; Owner: TENNNESSE VALLEY RADIO, INC)
  • WSKZ (106.5 FM; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMXF-FM (97.3 FM; SOUTH PITTSBURG, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFCM-FM (91.7 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WZYZ (90.1 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: CHURCH FAITH TRINITY ASSEMBLIES)
  • WBOZ (104.9 FM; WOODBURY, TN; Owner: REACH SATELLITE NETWORK)
  • W211AS (90.1 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Summitville:

  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WNAB (Channel 58; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE LICENSE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
Summitville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Summitville fatal accident list:

Nov 12, 2009 06:06 PM, Sr-55, Lat: 35.54833, Lon: -85.98736, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Richard Byrne, 7917 Mcminnville Highway (Lat: 35.552750 Lon: -85.979694), Type: 128.0, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 9196535710, Afry@towerco.Com, 5000 VALLEYSTONE DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Richard Byrne, 7917 Mcminnville Highway (Lat: 35.552750 Lon: -85.979694), Type: 128.0, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 9196535710, Afry@towerco.Com, 5000 VALLEYSTONE DRIVE, SUITE 200
  • Edward G Roach, 7917 Mcminnville Highway (Lat: 35.552750 Lon: -85.979694), Type: 128.0, Structure height: 47031 m, Overall height: 121.9 m, Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Call Sign: WPYN392
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.500 MHzGrant Date: 08/21/2013, Expiration Date: 09/15/2023, Certifier: Robert GilleyRegistrant: Communciations Specialist, 207 South Jackson St, Tullahoma, TN 37388, Phone: (931) 393-2244, Fax: (931) 393-2585, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • NA SUMMITTVI, 7917 Mcminnville Highway (Lat: 35.552750 Lon: -85.979694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQNQ765
    Assigned Frequencies: 11365.0 MHzGrant Date: 04/21/2011, Expiration Date: 04/21/2021, Certifier: Scott HedspethRegistrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Road Suite 200 E, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1801, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:
  • 9NV0740A, 7917 Mcminnville Highway (Lat: 35.552750 Lon: -85.979694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 128 m, Call Sign: WQWB910
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 07/14/2015, Expiration Date: 07/14/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Summitville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Summitville, TN

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (26%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Summitville compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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 below state average.
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