Woodland, Tennessee

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Population in July 2007: 1,273.
Males: 661  (51.9%)
Females: 612  (48.1%)
Median resident age:  37.5 years
Tennessee median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 38012

Estimated median household income in 2015: $42,345 (it was $32,788 in 2000)
Woodland:

$42,345
TN:

$47,275

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $17,407 (it was $12,914 in 2000)

Woodland CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $104,079 (it was $65,800 in 2000)
Woodland:

$104,079
TN:

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

    Woodland races chart
    • 72555.0%White alone
    • 56743.1%Black alone
    • 120.9%Hispanic
    • 80.6%Two or more races
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.08%Asian alone
    • 10.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Woodland: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 385 feet

Land area: 69.0 square miles.

Population density: 18 people per square mile   (very low).

Woodland, Tennessee map

For population 25 years and over in Woodland:

  • High school or higher: 67.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Woodland CCD:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

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

Woodland CCD:  0.5% ($333)
Tennessee:  0.8% ($715)
Woodland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Jackson, TN (18.3 miles , pop. 59,643).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Memphis, TN (56.2 miles , pop. 650,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (441.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Huntersville, TN (2.5 miles ), Brownsville, TN (2.8 miles ), Hillville, TN (3.0 miles ), Holly Grove-Belle Eagle, TN (3.0 miles ), Bells, TN (3.4 miles ), Fayette Corners, TN (3.9 miles ), Whiteville, TN (4.0 miles ), Alamo, TN (4.0 miles ).

Latitude: 35.55 N, Longitude: 89.13 W

Area code: 615

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.2%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (10%)
  • Machinery (7%)
  • Paper (6%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Health care (25%)
  • Personal and laundry services (7%)
  • Plastics and rubber products (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Warehousing and storage (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (10%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Personal appearance workers (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)

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

Average climate in Woodland, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Woodland-area historical tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 102% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/4/2003, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 6.1 miles away from the Woodland place center killed 11 people and injured 86 people and caused $40 million in damages.

On 1/17/1999, a category F4 tornado 14.2 miles away from the place center killed 6 people and injured 106 people and caused $10 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Woodland-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 73% 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 67.6 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 80.0 miles away from Woodland 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 47.6 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 113.9 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 212.0 miles away from Woodland center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 92.1 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 Haywood County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 7, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Woodland:

  • CRESTVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER OF BROWNSVILLE, INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TN)
  • DCI BROWNSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TN)
  • BROWNSVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TN)
  • HAYWOOD PARK COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 8 miles away; BROWNSVILLE, TN)
  • BELLS NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; BELLS, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Woodland:

  • Union University (about 18 miles; Jackson, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,051)
  • Jackson State Community College (about 21 miles; Jackson, TN; FT enrollment: 2,958)
  • Dyersburg State Community College (about 38 miles; Dyersburg, TN; FT enrollment: 2,211)
  • Bethel University (about 54 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)
  • Rhodes College (about 56 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 2,052)
  • The University of Tennessee-Martin (about 57 miles; Martin, TN; FT enrollment: 7,013)
  • University of Memphis (about 57 miles; Memphis, TN; FT enrollment: 17,427)

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Notable locations in Woodland: McCartys Landing (A), Brownsville - Haywood County Fire Department District 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Woodland include: London Branch Church (A), Woodland Baptist Church (B), Friendship Church (C), Upper Zion Church (D), Cliff Creek Church (E), Browns Creek Church (F), Mount Zion Church (G), Browns Creek Church (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Union Cemetery (1), Walker Cemetery (2), Zion Cemetery (3), Chestnut Grove Cemetery (4), Currie Cemetery (5), Norvell Cemetery (6), Drake Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Matthews Lake (A), Cobb Creek Lake (B), Stokely Lake (C), Walker Lake (D), Holt Lake (E), Powell Lake (F), Massey Lake (G), Shaw Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jeffers Creek (A), Carter Creek (B), Browns Creek (C), Cane Creek (D), Big Black Creek (E), Pennycost Creek (F), Rice Branch (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Haywood 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 2013 was 43.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.4
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.00. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.00
U.S.:

0.29

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.09. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.09
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.24. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.24
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2008 was 31.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2011 was 15.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.59. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.59
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  60.0%
Whole state:  69.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.9%
Whole state:  4.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

14.9%
Whole state:

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

3.8%
Whole state:

5.8%
66 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
Tennessee average:

13.3

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

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Religion statistics for Woodland CCD (based on Haywood County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant6,55225
Black Protestant2,24515
Mainline Protestant1,58315
Catholic2321
Other622
None8,113-
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: 3
Haywood County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Haywood County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Haywood County:

6.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

4.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Haywood County:

35.4%
Tennessee:

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

13.3%
State:

13.5%

4.87% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,172 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
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 Madison County, TN  0.89% ($30,066 average AGI)
from Shelby County, TN  0.66% ($37,333)
from Fayette County, TN  0.35% ($23,000)


5.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,896 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.87%
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  1.52% ($28,876 average AGI)
to Shelby County, TN  0.71% ($28,755)
to Lauderdale County, TN  0.44% ($25,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Woodland:

  • 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.)
  • WTJS (1390 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDXI (1310 AM; 5 kW; JACKSON, TN; Owner: LIBERTY RADIO II, INC.)
  • WJCE (680 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: ENTERCOM MEMPHIS LICENSE, LLC)
  • WCPC (940 AM; 50 kW; HOUSTON, MS; Owner: WCPC BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • KWAM (990 AM; 10 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CONCORD MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WPLX (1170 AM; 10 kW; GERMANTOWN, TN; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WNWS (1520 AM; daytime; 0 kW; BROWNSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE WIRELESS GROUP INC.)
  • WHBQ (560 AM; 5 kW; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: FLINN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Woodland:

  • WTBG (95.3 FM; BROWNSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE WIRELESS GROUP, INC.)
  • WWGM (93.1 FM; ALAMO, TN; Owner: GRACE BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC.)
  • WTNV (104.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKNP (90.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MID-SOUTH PUBLIC COMMUNICTNS FOUNDTN)
  • WMXX-FM (103.1 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: GERALD W. HUNT)
  • WYNU (92.3 FM; MILAN, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WWYN (106.9 FM; MCKENZIE, TN; Owner: RAINBOW MEDIA, INC.)
  • WSRR-FM (98.1 FM; MILLINGTON, TN; Owner: KOOL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEGR (102.7 FM; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNWS-FM (101.5 FM; JACKSON, TN; Owner: RADIOCORP OF JACKSON, INC.)
  • WIGH (88.7 FM; LEXINGTON, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAPO (90.5 FM; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WAUV (89.7 FM; RIPLEY, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WOJG (94.7 FM; BOLIVAR, TN; Owner: JOHNNY W. SHAW & OPAL J. SHAW)
  • WZDQ (102.3 FM; HUMBOLDT, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WHHM-FM (107.7 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)
  • WFKX (95.7 FM; HENDERSON, TN; Owner: THOMAS RADIO, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Woodland:

  • WJKT (Channel 16; JACKSON, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WBBJ-TV (Channel 7; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • 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)
  • W22BR (Channel 22; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W52CZ (Channel 52; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W64BZ (Channel 64; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W35AH (Channel 35; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WJTE-LP (Channel 19; JACKSON, TN; Owner: TIGER EYE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • W26CJ (Channel 26; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WMC-TV (Channel 5; MEMPHIS, TN; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W46CG (Channel 46; JACKSON, TN; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (39%)
  • Electricity (38%)
  • Utility gas (15%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Woodland compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic 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.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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