Williston, Tennessee

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Population in 2017: 382 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.0%
 
Males: 185  (48.5%)
Females: 197  (51.5%)
Median resident age:

38.3 years
Tennessee median age:

38.6 years

Zip codes: 38076.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,679 (it was $40,625 in 2000)
Williston:

$46,679
TN:

$51,340

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,867 (it was $14,514 in 2000)

Williston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $109,974 (it was $70,400 in 2000)
Williston:

$109,974
TN:

$167,500

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $167,606; detached houses: $181,001; mobile homes: $57,666

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,060.

March 2019 cost of living index in Williston: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.9%
(23.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.3% for Black residents, 50.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Williston, TN (2010)
    • 24662.3%White alone
    • 13834.9%Black alone
    • 51.3%Hispanic
    • 41.0%Asian alone
    • 10.3%American Indian alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Williston, Tennessee as of July 13, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Williston is 140 to 1.


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Ancestries: African (22.0%), American (20.4%), English (6.4%), Scotch-Irish (4.0%), German (2.0%), European (1.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1970

Elevation: 510 feet

Land area: 1.62 square miles.

Population density: 236 people per square mile   (very low).

Williston, Tennessee map

3 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.8%
Tennessee:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $389 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Memphis, TN (33.9 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (455.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Somerville, TN (2.3 miles ),
Moscow, TN (2.6 miles ),
Oakland, TN (3.1 miles ),
La Grange, TN (3.3 miles),
Rossville, TN (3.5 miles ),
Hickory Withe, TN (3.6 miles ),
Grand Junction, TN (3.6 miles ),
Hickory Valley, TN (3.7 miles)

Latitude: 35.16 N, Longitude: 89.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 901

Distribution of median household income in Williston, TN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Williston, TN in 2017
Williston satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.5%
Tennessee:

3.3%
Most common industries in Williston, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (8.5%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
  • Machinery (7.1%)
  • Construction (6.4%)
  • Educational services (6.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.7%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Metal & metal products (18.2%)
  • Machinery (15.2%)
  • Construction (13.6%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (6.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.1%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (4.5%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (10.7%)
  • Health care (10.7%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (8.0%)
  • Public administration (8.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (6.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.7%)
Most common occupations in Williston, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (12.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.8%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (24.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (18.7%)
  • Cashiers (9.3%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Registered nurses (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.7%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (5.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.0%)

Average climate in Williston, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Williston, Tennessee average temperatures Williston, Tennessee average precipitation Williston, Tennessee humidity Williston, Tennessee wind speed Williston, Tennessee snowfall Williston, Tennessee sunshine Williston, Tennessee clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2008 was 66.5. This is about average.

City:

66.5
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

0.27
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.60. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.60
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.28. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.28
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2008 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Williston-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.9 miles away from the Williston city center killed 16 people and injured 74 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/21/1952, a category F4 tornado 23.5 miles away from the city center killed 38 people and injured 157 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Williston-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 63.1 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 100.4 miles away from Williston 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 62.7 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 139.2 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 242.2 miles away from Williston center
On 3/25/1976 at 01:00:11, a magnitude 4.5 (4.1 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 69.8 miles away from Williston 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 (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 6, Floods: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Williston topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Williston:

  • NHC HEALTHCARE, SOMERVILLE (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SOMERVILLE, TN)
  • METHODIST HEALTHCARE FAYETTE HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; SOMERVILLE, TN)
  • WHERE THE HEART IS INC (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; EADS, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Williston:

  • University of Memphis (about 35 miles; Memphis, TN; Full-time enrollment: 17,427)
  • Rhodes College (about 35 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • Southwest Tennessee Community College (about 38 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 8,043)
  • Union University (about 47 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 48 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Northwest Mississippi Community College (about 51 miles; Senatobia, MS; FT enrollment: 6,607)
  • University of Mississippi (about 56 miles; University, MS; FT enrollment: 17,642)

Public elementary/middle school in Williston:

  • SOUTHWEST ELEMENTARY (Location: 8095 HIGHWAY 194, Grades: PK-5)

Points of interest:

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

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

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

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

2.7 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

74.3%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.1%
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: 1.4% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Williston:

Marital status in Williston, TN
  • Never married: 33.2%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

For population 25 years and over in Williston:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.3
Tennessee average:

11.6

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Williston, 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
Fayette County:

0.81 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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
This 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:
Here:

33.8%
Tennessee:

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

12.5%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.8%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Williston:

46.3%
Tennessee:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Williston:

29.5
State:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Williston:

20.7%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Williston:

10.5%
State:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.5%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

55.9%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.0%
Tennessee:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Williston, 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
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Health 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 4$471
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$191
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 6$662

Williston government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $15,000 ($39.27)
    Financial Administration: $11,000 ($28.80)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($10.47)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($10.47)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($7.85)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $15,000 ($39.27)

Williston government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $8,000 ($20.94)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($5.24)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($2.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $34,000 ($89.01)
    Highways: $11,000 ($28.80)
  • Tax - Public Utilities Sales: $2,000 ($5.24)

Williston government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $117,000 ($306.28)

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)

Strongest AM radio stations in Williston:

  • 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)
  • WDIA (1070 AM; 50 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSTN (1410 AM; 1 kW; SOMERVILLE, TN; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMC (790 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., 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)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Williston:

  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEGR (102.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WGKX (105.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: KIX BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVR-FM (104.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • WYPL (89.3 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS/SHELBY COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY & INFO CNTR.)
  • WRBO (103.5 FM; COMO, MS; Owner: MEMPHIS III LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKVF (94.9 FM; BYHALIA, MS; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WQOX (88.5 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: MEMPHIS CITY SCHOOLS)
  • WEVL (89.9 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN COMMUNICATION VOLUNTEERS, INC.)
  • WMBZ (94.1 FM; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WUMR (91.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS)

TV broadcast stations around Williston:

  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • WBUY (Channel 40; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W57CG (Channel 57; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: GEORGE S. FLINN, JR.)
  • WBII-LP (Channel 20; HOLLY SPRINGS, MS; Owner: MID-SOUTH BROADCASTING)

Williston fatal accident list:

Mar 31, 2014 08:20 PM, Sr-193 Macon Rd, Lat: 35.158711, Lon: -89.376281, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 9, 1996 04:45 PM, Sr76, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 5, 1996 07:45 PM, Railroadst, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
May 14, 1992 00:45 AM, Sr76, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Dec 13, 1991 07:45 AM, Sr76, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 17, 1984 08:45 PM, 1542010036, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 39ft / 12.2mTotal length
  • $2,248,000Total costs
  • 9,350Total average daily traffic
  • 624Total average daily truck traffic
  • 12,688Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Williston, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Williston, TN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • BOBBY RILES, 13415 Hwy 193 (Lat: 35.159528 Lon: -89.414500), Type: 84.1, Overall height: 76.2 m, Registrant: Area Wide Communications, Ray@areawidecomm.Com, , 8 Medin-a, Phone: (731) 783-5380
  • John Johnson, 3570 Ebenezer Loop Rd (Lat: 35.142861 Lon: -89.348861), Type: 85.3, Overall height: 79.2 m, Registrant: State Of Tennessee, Jjohnson@tnema.Org, , Nashv-ille, Phone: (615) 741-3826
  • John Johnson, 3570 Ebenezer Loop Rd (Lat: 35.142861 Lon: -89.348861), Type: 85.3, Overall height: 79.2 m, Registrant: State Of Tennessee, Jjohnson@tnema.Org, , Nashv-ille, Phone: (615) 741-3826

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • State Fire Tower Wt29 2 Mi Ne (Lat: 35.138694 Lon: -89.350083), Call Sign: KWT751,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.6200 MHz, 45.6200 MHz, Grant Date: 10/19/2013, Expiration Date: 12/13/2023, Registrant: Tennessee Department Of Safety, 225 Ezell Pike, Nashville, TN 37217, Phone: (615) 365-1664, Fax: (615) 360-8033, Email:
  • 3570 Ebenezer Loop Rd (Lat: 35.142861 Lon: -89.348861), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WPLX518,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.240 MHz, 159.300 MHz, Grant Date: 01/03/2013, Expiration Date: 04/01/2023, Certifier: Charles W Phipps, Registrant: Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, 5107 Edmondson Pk, Nashville, TN 37211, Phone: (615) 781-6580, Fax: (615) 781-6680, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • WILLISTON, 3570 Ebenezer Loop Rd (Lat: 35.142861 Lon: -89.348861), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 79.2 m, Overall height: 85.3 m, Call Sign: WQKD501,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6635.62 MHz, 6650.62 MHz, 6595.00 MHz, 6605.00 MHz, Grant Date: 02/12/2019, Expiration Date: 04/08/2029, Certifier: Steve Philyaw, Registrant: Tennessee Department Of Safety And Homeland Security, 225 Ezell Pike, Nashville, TN 37217-2905, Phone: (615) 365-1620, Fax: (615) 360-8033, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KD5HGO, Licensee ID: L01468197, Grant Date: 02/19/2009, Expiration Date: 05/20/2019, Certifier: Dewell B Crawford, Registrant: Dewell B Crawford, 890 Pulliam Rd, Williston, TN 38076
  • Call Sign: NS4X, Previous Call Sign: KA4JRG, Licensee ID: L00186342, Grant Date: 10/14/2009, Expiration Date: 01/09/2020, Registrant: John B Campbell, 3000 Bobbitt Road, Williston, TN 38076-3248
  • Call Sign: KG4VAW, Licensee ID: L00569472, Grant Date: 09/12/2002, Expiration Date: 09/12/2012, Cancellation Date: 09/13/2014, Certifier: William E Torkell Sr, Registrant: William E Torkell Sr, 6025 Mc Kinstry Rd, Williston, TN 38076

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • CRAWFORD J HARRISON, 290 Hotel Ave, Williston, TN 38076
    Certificate: D000122 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 10/23/2006, Expiration Date: 10/22/2007

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: NAVION NAVION H (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2538T , Serial Number: NAV-4-2538, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 02/02/1970, Certificate Issue Date: 12/26/2002
    Registrant (Individual): Craig J Heeren, 520 Hotel St, Williston, TN 38076
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32RT-300T (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 124 mph), Engine: LYCOMING TI0-540 SER (310 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 36808 , Serial Number: 32R-7887084, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 07/07/1978, Certificate Issue Date: 11/27/1990
    Registrant (Individual): Frederick H Godwin, 2105 Good Springs Loop, Williston, TN 38076
  • Aircraft: DICKEY RON RV-6A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 22163 , Serial Number: 23396, Year manufactured: 1997, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/1997, Certificate Issue Date: 10/10/1996
    Registrant (Individual): Ron S Dickey, 1355 Shady Grove Rd, Williston, TN 38076

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 7. The highest number of reported fires - 24 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Williston, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (57.3%), and Structure Fires (32.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Williston, TN
    • 6757.3%Outside Fires
    • 3832.5%Structure Fires
    • 119.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Williston, TN
Most common first names in Williston, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1173.8 years
Robert975.9 years
John873.9 years
Mary780.4 years
Willie681.0 years
William573.4 years
Charles567.2 years
Eugene368.7 years
George378.7 years
Effie382.4 years
Most common last names in Williston, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Crawford683.0 years
Lazenby576.8 years
Morris480.5 years
Williams471.5 years
Swift487.8 years
Rike483.0 years
Reeves475.3 years
Thomas489.5 years
Jones460.5 years
Joyner364.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Williston, TN
  • 51.3%Utility gas
  • 44.4%Electricity
  • 2.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Williston, TN
  • 85.7%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Wood
  • 5.7%Other fuel
  • 2.9%Electricity


Williston compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly 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 8 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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