Woodlawn-Dotsonville, Tennessee

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Population in July 2007: 8,306.
Males: 4,246  (51.1%)
Females: 4,060  (48.9%)
Median resident age:  32.1 years
Tennessee median age:  35.9 years

Zip code: 37191

Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,452 (it was $46,190 in 2000)
Woodlawn-Dotsonville:

$60,452
TN:

$44,297

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,485 (it was $17,173 in 2000)

Woodlawn-Dotsonville CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $154,654 (it was $88,900 in 2000)
Woodlawn-Dotsonville:

$154,654
TN:

$140,300

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $162,718; Detached houses: $168,332; Townhouses or other attached units: $190,887; In 2-unit structures: $192,080; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $121,152; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $146,507; Mobile homes: $60,698
  • Races in Woodlawn-Dotsonville, TN (2000)

    Woodlawn-Dotsonville races chart
    • 6,25586.2%White alone
    • 4245.8%Black alone
    • 2573.5%Hispanic
    • 1682.3%Two or more races
    • 691.0%Asian alone
    • 520.7%American Indian alone
    • 130.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 150.2%Other race alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Woodlawn-Dotsonville: 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Land area: 69.1 square miles.

Population density: 120 people per square mile   (very low).

For population 25 years and over in Woodlawn-Dotsonville:

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Woodlawn-Dotsonville CCD:

  • Never married: 17.2%
  • Now married: 70.0%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 3.9%
  • Divorced: 9.0%

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

Woodlawn-Dotsonville CCD:  0.7% ($654)
Tennessee:  0.8% ($715)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (11.2 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (49.0 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (370.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Palmyra-Shiloh, TN (2.7 miles ), Cumberland Heights, TN (2.9 miles ), Cumberland City, TN (3.0 miles ), Fort Campbell, TN (3.2 miles ), Clarksville, TN (3.3 miles ), Cumberland City-Carlisle, TN (3.4 miles ), Fort Campbell North, KY (3.5 miles ), Fort Campbell, KY (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 36.49 N, Longitude: 87.54 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 931

Woodlawn-Dotsonville household income distribution Woodlawn-Dotsonville home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.7%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Truck transportation (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Carpenters (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Cashiers (3%)

Work and jobs in Woodlawn-Dotsonville: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Woodlawn-Dotsonville, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Woodlawn-Dotsonville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 60% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.0 miles away from the Woodlawn-Dotsonville place center killed 3 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 1/22/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 10.9 miles away from the place center injured 5 people and caused $73 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Woodlawn-Dotsonville-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 136.9 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 104.3 miles away from Woodlawn-Dotsonville 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 119.9 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 126.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 162.2 miles away from Woodlawn-Dotsonville center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 166.6 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 Montgomery County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 4, 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 Woodlawn-Dotsonville:

  • PALMYRA HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PALMYRA, TN)
  • GENERAL CARE CONVALESCENT CENTER ICF (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • GATEWAY HOME HEALTH CLARKSVILLE (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • GATEWAY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 13 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • (CLOSED) GATEWAY HEALTH SYSTCU (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • GRACE HEALTHCARE OF CLARKSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)
  • CLARKSVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; CLARKSVILLE, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Woodlawn-Dotsonville:

  • Austin Peay State University (about 11 miles; Clarksville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 8,621)
  • Hopkinsville Community College (about 28 miles; Hopkinsville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,269)
  • Murray State University (about 45 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Nashville State Community College (about 46 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 6,436)
  • Tennessee State University (about 46 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,341)
  • Vanderbilt University (about 48 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 10,518)
  • Belmont University (about 49 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,795)

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Notable locations in Woodlawn-Dotsonville: Gate Number Eleven (A), Gate Number Ten (B), Bud Martins Landing (C), Haynes Landing (D), Legs Landing (E), York Landing (F), O'Neals Landing (G), Outlaw Landing (H), Collier Landing (I), Woodlawn Volunteer Fire Service Station 19 (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Woodlawn-Dotsonville include: Evergreen Church (A), Dotsonville Baptist Church (B), Ogburn Chapel (C), Woodlawn First Baptist Church (D), Sunnyview Church (E), Griffey Church (F), Wilees Chapel (G), Haynes Chapel (H), Mount Pleasant Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Blair Cemetery (1), Haynes Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Cunningham Broadbent Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bascomb Eldrige Creek (A), Bartee Branch (B), Hog Branch (C), Dry Branch (D), Cooper Creek (E), Cummings Creek (F), Outlaw Branch (G), Sally Willis Branch (H), Sugar Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Woodlawn-Dotsonville: Smith Branch Recreation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Montgomery 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 2012 was 52.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.6
U.S.:

74.2

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 3.65. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.65
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.76
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2005 was 34.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

34.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 16.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.48. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.48
U.S.:

9.14
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Tennessee:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  65.4%
Whole state:  69.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.4%
Whole state:  4.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

7.6%
Whole state:

13.5%

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

3.5%
Whole state:

5.8%

Woodlawn-Dotsonville compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Tennessee average:

13.3

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (82%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Wood (5%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Woodlawn-Dotsonville CCD (based on Montgomery County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant54,831137
Mainline Protestant10,90238
Catholic7,5001
Black Protestant4,14617
Other3,97712
Orthodox401
None90,935-
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: 16
Montgomery County:

1.04 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Montgomery County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Montgomery County:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 100
Here:

6.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.6%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Montgomery County:

29.6%
Tennessee:

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

12.8%
State:

13.5%

12.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,610 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.55%
Tennessee average:

6.50%

0.50% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,480 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.50%
Tennessee average:

0.03%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Christian County, KY  1.60% ($23,529 average AGI)
from Davidson County, TN  0.41% ($28,323)
from Cumberland County, NC  0.20% ($37,134)


11.99% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,955 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.99%
Tennessee average:

6.26%

0.52% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,687 average AGI)
Montgomery County:

0.52%
Tennessee average:

0.05%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Christian County, KY  1.22% ($20,013 average AGI)
to Davidson County, TN  0.55% ($33,081)
to Robertson County, TN  0.18% ($35,055)

Strongest AM radio stations in Woodlawn-Dotsonville:

  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WCTZ (1550 AM; 3 kW; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: WINSTON COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJQI (540 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WJZM (1400 AM; 1 kW; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: COMBERLAND RADIO PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WJMR (1370 AM; 1 kW; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WDKN (1260 AM; 5 kW; DICKSON, TN; Owner: EDMISSON & EUBANK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WMUF (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PARIS, TN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD B/CTING OF TN,INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Woodlawn-Dotsonville:

  • WCVQ (107.9 FM; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WQZQ-FM (102.5 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WMAK (96.3 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WTPR-FM (101.5 FM; MCKINNON, TN; Owner: WENK BROADCAST GROUP)
  • WUBT (101.1 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKDZ-FM (106.5 FM; CADIZ, KY; Owner: HAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WGFX (104.5 FM; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPX-FM (91.7 FM; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Owner: AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WSM-FM (95.5 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRVW (107.5 FM; LEBANON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJXA (92.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WZZP (97.5 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WVRY (105.1 FM; WAVERLY, TN; Owner: REACH SATELLITE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WNKJ (89.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: PENNYRILE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Woodlawn-Dotsonville:

  • WCKV-LP (Channel 49; CLARKSVILLE, ETC., TN; Owner: TN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTVF (Channel 5; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NEWSCHANNEL 5 NETWORK, LP)
  • WSMV-TV (Channel 4; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WNPX (Channel 28; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUXP-TV (Channel 30; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WUXP LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WZTV (Channel 17; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WZTV LICENSEE, LLC)
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