Surgoinsville, Tennessee

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Population in 2014: 1,799 (1% urban, 99% rural). Population change since 2000: +21.2%
Males: 925  (51.5%)
Females: 874  (48.5%)
Median resident age:  42.9 years
Tennessee median age:  38.5 years

Zip codes: 37873.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $45,768 (it was $35,391 in 2000)
Surgoinsville:

$45,768
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,969 (it was $18,015 in 2000)

Surgoinsville town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $115,707 (it was $69,100 in 2000)
Surgoinsville:

$115,707
TN:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $119,668; Detached houses: $127,129; Mobile homes: $60,557

Median gross rent in 2013: $586.

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  • Races in Surgoinsville, TN (2010)

    Surgoinsville races chart
    • 1,74496.8%White alone
    • 261.4%Hispanic
    • 150.8%Two or more races
    • 90.5%Black alone
    • 50.3%Asian alone
    • 20.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Surgoinsville: 79.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (40.8%), Irish (12.5%), German (10.1%), English (8.2%), French (2.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1815

Elevation: 1136 feet

Land area: 4.04 square miles.

Population density: 445 people per square mile   (low).

Surgoinsville,TN real estate house value index trend

Surgoinsville, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Surgoinsville:

  • High school or higher: 80.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Surgoinsville town:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 59.5%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

10 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.5%
Tennessee:

4.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,177 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $738 (0.8%)

Surgoinsville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (28.5 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (140.5 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (452.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Beech Creek, TN (2.3 miles ), Church Hill, TN (2.8 miles ), Rogersville, TN (3.0 miles ), Baileyton, TN (3.2 miles ), Kyles Ford, TN (3.5 miles ), Jearoldstown, TN (3.5 miles ), Mount Carmel, TN (3.6 miles ), Fall Branch, TN (3.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 2000: 15 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 2001: 15 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 2002: 17 buildings, average cost: $75,400
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 2004: 11 buildings, average cost: $94,400
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $74,700
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $74,700
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $74,700
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $74,700
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $74,700
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $74,700
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $275,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $275,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $275,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $180,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 36.47 N, Longitude: 82.85 W

Area code: 423

Surgoinsville household income distribution Surgoinsville home values distribution

Crime rates in Surgoinsville by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000030000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0168.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 210110000000
per 100,000 119.458.50.056.656.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 143310012001
per 100,000 59.7234.2172.2169.956.30.00.054.5110.10.00.055.7
Burglaries 121010472436132
per 100,000 716.4585.5574.1226.5393.9112.7218.6163.6330.255.2168.0111.4
Thefts 1691521181981216201414
per 100,000 955.2526.9861.11,189.11,012.91,071.0437.2654.3880.61,104.4783.9779.5
Auto thefts 331210012200
per 100,000 179.1175.657.4113.356.30.00.054.5110.1110.40.00.0
Arson 000000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.054.60.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.1) 156.6146.3118.3128.5245.452.834.155.192.859.244.952.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Surgoinsville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.56
Tennessee average:

2.56
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (37%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (30%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Surgoinsville, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Surgoinsville-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 70% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/5/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.9 miles away from the Surgoinsville town center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.9 miles away from the town center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Surgoinsville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 79% 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 133.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from Surgoinsville center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 181.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 67.8 miles away from Surgoinsville center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 72.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hawkins County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Surgoinsville topographic map

Birthplace of: Billy Greer - Rock bass guitarist.

Hospitals and medical centers near Surgoinsville:

  • CHURCH HILL CARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CHURCH HILL, TN)
  • WELLMONT HAWKINS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; ROGERSVILLE, TN)
  • ASBURY PLACE AT KINGSPORT (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; KINGSPORT, TN)
  • FMC WEST KINGSPORT (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; KINGSPORT, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Surgoinsville:

  • Tusculum College (about 22 miles; Greeneville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,070)
  • Northeast State Community College (about 25 miles; Blountville, TN; FT enrollment: 4,480)
  • Walters State Community College (about 29 miles; Morristown, TN; FT enrollment: 4,359)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 30 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 36 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • King University (about 40 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Lincoln Memorial University (about 46 miles; Harrogate, TN; FT enrollment: 3,706)

Public elementary/middle schools in Surgoinsville:

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

Churches in Surgoinsville include: Bass Chapel (A), Surgoinsville Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Young Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hawkins County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 60.5. This is better than average.

City:

60.5
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 4.41. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.41
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 4.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.34
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 28.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2000 was 30.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.48
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.4%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  72.2%
Whole state:  67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.9%
Whole state:  5.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Surgoinsville (2011 data):

  • Capital Bank, National Association: Surgoinsville Branch at 290 Bellamy Avenue, branch established on 1961/09/05. Info updated 2011/09/21: Bank assets: $6,448.0 mil, Deposits: $5,135.4 mil, headquarters in Miami, FL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 152 total offices, Holding Company: North American Financial Holdings, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Tennessee average:

12.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Surgoinsville town (based on Hawkins County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,592114
Mainline Protestant4,03435
Black Protestant5144
Other2482
Catholic1561
None25,289-
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
Hawkins County:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Hawkins County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

3.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.9%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Hawkins County:

32.2%
Tennessee:

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

14.4%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.1%
State:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Surgoinsville:

42.9%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.1
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Surgoinsville:

26.4%
State:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Surgoinsville:

17.7%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Surgoinsville:

42.8%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

51.0%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Surgoinsville:

76.4%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Surgoinsville, TN Residents
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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,125
Other Government Administration 1$3,218$38,6164$2,760
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,200
Police Protection - Officers 2$5,869$35,2147$58,034
Streets and Highways 1$1,848$22,1760$0
Solid Waste Management 2$3,919$23,5141$7,174
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$2,378
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 1$6,643
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$5,757
Totals for Government 6$14,854$29,70819$85,071

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $187,000 ($103.95)
    Police Protection: $183,000 ($101.72)
    Regular Highways: $89,000 ($49.47)
    Fire Protection: $52,000 ($28.90)
    Solid Waste Management: $34,000 ($18.90)
    Parks & Recreation: $30,000 ($16.68)
    Libraries: $11,000 ($6.11)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $52,000 ($28.90)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $184,000 ($102.28)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $1,000 ($0.56)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $29,000 ($16.12)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Support: $91,000 ($50.58)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $92,000 ($51.14)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($0.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $106,000 ($58.92)
    Highways: $47,000 ($26.13)
    All Other: $10,000 ($5.56)
  • Tax - Property: $144,000 ($80.04)
    NEC: $66,000 ($36.69)
    Public Utilities: $12,000 ($6.67)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $79,000 ($43.91)

5.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,622 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.70%
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 Sullivan County, TN  1.62% ($29,715 average AGI)
from Hamblen County, TN  0.40% ($30,641)
from Washington County, TN  0.30% ($28,362)


6.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,845 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
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 Sullivan County, TN  1.97% ($27,995 average AGI)
to Hamblen County, TN  0.62% ($69,322)
to Washington County, TN  0.49% ($30,177)

Strongest AM radio stations in Surgoinsville:

  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WMCH (1260 AM; 1 kW; CHURCH HILL, TN; Owner: TRI-CITY RADIO, LLC)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WKTP (1590 AM; 10 kW; JONESBOROUGH, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRGS (1370 AM; 1 kW; ROGERSVILLE, TN; Owner: WRGS, INC.)
  • WJCW (910 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WETB (790 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: MOUNTAIN SIGNALS, INC.)
  • WKIN (1320 AM; 5 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Surgoinsville:

  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WEYE (104.3 FM; SURGOINSVILLE, TN; Owner: TRI-CITY RADIO, LLC)
  • WJDT (106.5 FM; ROGERSVILLE, TN; Owner: C & S BROADCASTING)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBGQ (100.7 FM; BULLS GAP, TN; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING)
  • WCSK (90.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: KINGSPORT CITY SCHOOLS BD. OF EDUC .)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQUT (101.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WAEZ (94.9 FM; GREENEVILLE, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Surgoinsville:

  • WKPT-LP (Channel 25; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • Surgoinsville, Tennessee
  • Fatal accident count13
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents22
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:5
  • Fatalities14
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents32
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Tennessee average
  • Fatal accident count160
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents253
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons56
  • Fatalities175
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents415
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents16
See more detailed statistics of Surgoinsville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 44m144ftTotal length
  • $916,000Total costs
  • 32,340Total average daily traffic
  • 2,460Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31900-1909
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 41970-1979
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Surgoinsville, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 36.494750 Lon: -82.779000, Call Sign: WQPG908
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.800 MHzGrant Date: 05/15/2012, Expiration Date: 05/15/2022, Certifier: Brian HillRegistrant: Agc North American Flat Glass, Inc., 600 Afg Road, Church Hill, TN 37642, Phone: (423) 357-2419, Fax: (423) 357-2473, Email:
  • Lat: 36.474278 Lon: -82.808222, Call Sign: WQRM910
    Assigned Frequencies: 466.462 MHz, 466.937 MHz, 467.012 MHz, 468.662 MHz, 469.612 MHzGrant Date: 06/20/2013, Expiration Date: 06/20/2023, Certifier: John ShockleyRegistrant: Tri-Cities Communications, Inc., Johnson City, TN 37602-3008, Phone: (423) 283-0618, Fax: (423) 283-0238, Email:
  • Lat: 36.473472 Lon: -82.810750, Call Sign: WQRT732
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.237 MHz, 462.212 MHz, 467.212 MHz, 462.337 MHz, 467.337 MHz, 462.237 MHz, 462.312 MHz, 467.312 MHz, 462.387 MHz, 467.387 MHzGrant Date: 07/25/2013, Expiration Date: 07/25/2023, Certifier: Brian J O'LoughlinRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SURGOINSVILLE, 245 Gatewood Road (Lat: 36.494056 Lon: -82.848028), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WPNG924
    Assigned Frequencies: 6825.00 MHz, 6565.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/19/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2011, Certifier: Glenn S RabinRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Hawkins County Airport (Lat: 36.455917 Lon: -82.884889), Type: Building, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WFO5, Licensee ID: L00010169
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.800 MHzGrant Date: 06/27/2006, Expiration Date: 05/16/2016Registrant: County Of Hawkins, 150 Washington St, Rogersville, TN 37857
  • Hawkins County Airport (Lat: 36.455917 Lon: -82.884889), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB3245
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.32900 MHzGrant Date: 10/18/2007, Expiration Date: 05/13/2017Registrant: Cartwright Communication Technology, Inc., 1035 Data Lane, Knoxville, TN 37932-2570, Phone: (865) 966-1544, Fax: (865) 966-6350, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Surgoinsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Surgoinsville)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$66,1002$106,5955$131,1501$162,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$59,8603$84,6500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$110,6100$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0504.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$130,660
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2007 2006 2002 2001

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0504.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

SURGOINSVILLE UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 2,357, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In DEC-2012. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-19-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2010), St Compliance achieved (NOV-23-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-15-2010)
  • Monitoring, Routine (IDSE) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-24-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-24-2009), St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-15-2010)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2008), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
  • 3 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 32
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Surgoinsville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Surgoinsville, TN
Most common first names in Surgoinsville, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4370.5 years
William3372.4 years
Mary3274.1 years
John1974.0 years
George1978.2 years
Robert1870.9 years
Ralph1171.3 years
Margaret1182.3 years
Charles1168.7 years
Carl1075.1 years
Most common last names in Surgoinsville, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2776.7 years
Williams2573.4 years
Christian2279.2 years
Mauk2073.5 years
Anderson1772.7 years
Greer1778.6 years
Manis1567.8 years
Sandidge1479.6 years
Barton1473.1 years
Vaughn1476.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (64%)
  • Utility gas (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Wood (1%)

Surgoinsville 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.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 5 pilots and 2 other airmen in this city.
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