Cocke County, Tennessee (TN)

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County population in 2012: 35,571 (32% urban, 68% rural); it was 33,565 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,195
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,466
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 10,388
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,127 (it was 3,374 in 2000)
% of renters here:

25%
State:

32%

Land area: 434 sq. mi.

Water area: 8.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 82 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Cocke County: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (23.1%), Retail trade (13.3%), Educational, health and social services (12.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 51%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 42%
  • Unpaid family work: 7%
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Races in Cocke County, Tennessee:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.2%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (1.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Tennessee median age:  38.0 years
Males: 17,308  (45.8%)
Females: 18,354  (54.2%)
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Cocke County,TN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Cocke County:

2.0 people
Tennessee:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $33,205 ($25,553 in 1999)

This county:

$33205
Tennessee:

$44297

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $357 (lower quartile is $267, upper quartile is $511)
This county:

$357
State:

$589


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,488 (it was $63,300 in 2000)
Cocke:

$100,488
Tennessee:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $53,846 - $162,191
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $872
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $298

Institutionalized population: 226

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 3 buildings, average cost: $67,500
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $76,000

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $644 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $639 (0.7%)

Cocke County household income distribution in 2009 Cocke County home values distribution Cocke County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.8%
(23.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.9% for Black residents, 39.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.2% for American Indian residents, 7.3% for other race residents, 27.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.6%
Cocke County:

23.6%
Tennessee:

17.8%
(23.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.5% for Black residents, 40.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.9% for American Indian residents, 6.3% for other race residents, 27.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 43 years old
(Males: 42 years old, Females: 44 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 51 years old, American Indian residents: 57 years old, Asian residents: 24 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 31 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Cocke County is $370 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $460 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $551 a month.

Cities in this county include: Newport, Hartford, Centerview, Del Rio, Parrottsville.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Cocke County: Snakeden Mountain Campsite (A), Cosby Ranger Station (B), Round Mountain Campground (C), Round Mountain Lookout (D), Walnut Mountain Appalachian Trail Shelter (E), Bubbling Spring Shooting Range (F), Meadow Creek Lookout (G), French Broad Boating Site (H), Houston Valley Campground (I), Douglas Shores Campground (J), Laws (K), Dayenport Gap Appalachian Trail Shelter (L), Davenport Gap Appalachian Trail Shelter (M), Kyle Carver Orchards (N), Smoky Mountain Golf Course (O), French Broad (P), Gilliland Creek Campsite (Q), Otter Creek Campsite (R), Sugar Cove Campsite (S), Junction (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Cocke County include: Big Pigeon Church (A), Faith Mission (B), Little Pigeon Church (C), Allen Chapel (D), Pleasant Point Baptist Church (E), Jones Chapel (F), Catons Grove Methodist Church (G), Rays Chapel (H), Stokely Chapel (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Huff Cemetery (1), Talley Cemetery (2), Inman Cemetery (3), Jack Cemetery (4), Johnson Cemetery (5), Varner Cemetery (6), Jones Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Crawley Pond (A), Scott Pond (B), Allen Branch Fish Pond (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Maddron Creek (A), Lovell Creek (B), Long Branch (C), Little Clifty Branch (D), Bearpen Branch (E), Laurel Creek (F), Kyker Branch (G), Kneelas Creek (H), Allen Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Cocke County include: Houston Valley Recreation Area (1), French Broad Recreation Site (2), Rattlesnake Branch Recreation Area (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Greene County , Hamblen County , Haywood County, North Carolina , Jefferson County , Madison County, North Carolina , Sevier County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.7%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 713
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 61.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 6.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 252 (40% naturalized citizens)

Cocke County:

0.8%
Whole state:

2.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 47
  • 1990 to 1994: 29
  • 1985 to 1989: 33
  • 1980 to 1984: 29
  • 1975 to 1979: 28
  • 1970 to 1974: 22
  • 1970 to 1974: 7
  • 1965 to 1969: 57

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 59.7%

Cocke County marital status for males Cocke County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Cocke County with a mortgage: 2,334 (169 second mortgage, 171 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,232

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

66.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Cocke County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant13,13672
Mainline Protestant1,90018
Black Protestant3602
Catholic2401
Other31
None20,023-
Cocke County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Cocke County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
This county:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Cocke County:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 24
This county:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Cocke County:

12.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Cocke County:

31.2%
State:

30.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.9%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Cocke County:

Average size of farms: 83 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $16,527
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $326.89
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 55.87%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $17,120
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 26.74%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.62%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $45,737
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.20%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 25.87
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 6.03%
All wheat for grain: 232 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1136 harvested acres
Vegetables: 785 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 97 acres

Tornado activity:

Cocke County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 8777653.8 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused one fatality and 11 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 2/18/1976, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado injured 10 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cocke County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Tennessee state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

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 46.7 miles away from Cocke County 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 163.3 miles away from the county center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 147.3 miles away from the county center
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) earthquake occurred 172.0 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG) earthquake occurred 158.2 miles away from Cocke County 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 313.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Cocke County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Heavy Rains: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (31%)
  • Germany (12%)
  • Vietnam (7%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Other Northern Europe (4%)
  • Malaysia (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Cocke County (%):

  • United States or American (39%)
  • English (15%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • German (8%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • French (except Basque) (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Cocke County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 10,858 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 2,298 (17%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 27 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 1 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 11 (0%)
  • Walked: 189 (1%)
  • Other means: 109 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 344 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Cocke County, Tennessee in 2000:

  • 207 people in nursing homes
  • 139 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

People in group quarters in Cocke County, Tennessee in 2010:

  • 155 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 71 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 40 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 16 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $34,586.

5.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($27,450 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
Tennessee average:

6.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.82% relocated from other counties in Tennessee ($12,993 average AGI)
2.20% relocated from other states ($14,458 average AGI)
Cocke County:

2.20%
Tennessee average:

3.16%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Sevier County, TN  0.71% ($22,788 average AGI)
from Jefferson County, TN  0.56% ($26,179)
from Hamblen County, TN  0.48% ($23,509)
from Knox County, TN  0.25% ($22,767)
from Greene County, TN  0.17% ($21,150)
from Jackson County, TN  0.12% ($20,571)
from Washington County, TN  0.08% ($14,100)


5.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($23,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
Tennessee average:

6.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.42% relocated to other counties in Tennessee ($14,822 average AGI)
1.92% relocated to other states ($8,802 average AGI)
Cocke County:

1.92%
Tennessee average:

2.90%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Sevier County, TN  0.86% ($20,214 average AGI)
to Jefferson County, TN  0.80% ($22,542)
to Hamblen County, TN  0.37% ($26,244)
to Knox County, TN  0.33% ($16,350)
to Greene County, TN  0.17% ($37,381)
to Jackson County, TN  0.12% ($30,714)
to Washington County, TN  0.10% ($19,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.2

Births per 1000 population in Cocke County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 12.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Cocke County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Cocke County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,403 (4,725 aged, 1,678 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.88
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6445.570
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 297.040
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 66806.06

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1145.180
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1368.490
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 8.59

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 18.77
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 57.26

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 2.86
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 137.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 104.3
  • Other - 33.4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 35,368

Size of family households: 4,773 2-persons, 2,566 3-persons, 1,657 4-persons, 669 5-persons, 242 6-persons, 150 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,064 1-person, 577 2-persons, 52 3-persons, 25 4-persons, 10 5-persons, 3 6-persons.

4,791 married couples with children.
1,865 single-parent households (472 men, 1,393 women).

97.6% of residents of Cocke County speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (76% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $234,264,000 ($6756 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,677,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $97,435,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $46,784,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,214,000
Federal grants: $82,243,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,369,000 ($140,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,219,000 ($1,183,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $345,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $4,223,000
Federal Government insurance: $16,112,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,185
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,233
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +40
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,417
Here:

+41 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Cocke County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.09 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.3
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 243
  • 2000 to 2004: 2,769
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,221
  • 1980 to 1989: 2,587
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,675
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,662
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,352
  • 1940 to 1949: 657
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,192
Rooms in houses/apartments in Cocke County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 20
  • 2 rooms: 137
  • 3 rooms: 358
  • 4 rooms: 1,837
  • 5 rooms: 3,645
  • 6 rooms: 2,111
  • 7 rooms: 1,119
  • 8 rooms: 633
  • 9+ rooms: 528
  • 1 room: 30
  • 2 rooms: 149
  • 3 rooms: 572
  • 4 rooms: 1,050
  • 5 rooms: 952
  • 6 rooms: 343
  • 7 rooms: 150
  • 8 rooms: 61
  • 9+ rooms: 67
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Cocke County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 30
  • 1 bedroom: 452
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,098
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,606
  • 4 bedrooms: 987
  • 5+ bedrooms: 215
  • no bedroom: 60
  • 1 bedroom: 696
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,601
  • 3 bedrooms: 823
  • 4 bedrooms: 186
  • 5+ bedrooms: 8
Cars and other vehicles available in Cocke County, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 628
  • 1 vehicle: 2,584
  • 2 vehicles: 4,215
  • 3 vehicles: 2,059
  • 4 vehicles: 606
  • 5+ vehicles: 296
  • no vehicle: 611
  • 1 vehicle: 1,550
  • 2 vehicles: 889
  • 3 vehicles: 238
  • 4 vehicles: 38
  • 5+ vehicles: 48

63% of Cocke County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 45% lived in Tennessee.

Cocke County:

63.0%
State average:

54.7%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $50,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Cocke County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (56.1%)
  • Utility gas (15.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.2%)
  • Wood (8.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.4%)
  • Electricity (63.9%)
  • Wood (10.7%)
  • Utility gas (9.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (8.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6.0%)
  • No fuel used (0.9%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Coal or coke (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 93
Here:

2.5%
Tennessee:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 52
Here:

3.1%
Tennessee:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 78
Here:

11.8%
Tennessee:

22.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Cocke County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $955,000
    General - Other: $404,000
    Regular Highways: $383,000
    Solid Waste Management: $180,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $32,168,000
    Regular Highways: $3,242,000
    Police Protection: $2,050,000
    General - Other: $1,296,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,213,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,185,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $962,000
    Local Fire Protection: $806,000
    Central Staff Services: $773,000
    Financial Administration: $629,000
    Health - Other: $318,000
    General Public Buildings: $162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $151,000
    Housing and Community Development: $78,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $59,000
    Libraries: $50,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $10,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $9,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,055,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $4,090,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $830,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,075,000
    Regular Highways: $200,000
    General - Other: $192,000
    Police Protection: $159,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $24,000
    Solid Waste Management: $23,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
    Correctional Institutions: $9,000
    Central Staff Services: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,509,000

Cocke County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,441,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,378,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $531,000
    Parks and Recreation: $215,000
    Solid Waste Management: $65,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $852,000
    All Other: $104,000
    Natural Resources: $70,000
    Education: $48,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,405,000
    Education: $64,000
    Highways: $10,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $477,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $237,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $197,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $27,000
    Sale of Property: $8,000
    Rents: $8,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $23,971,000
    Highways: $2,315,000
    All Other: $1,149,000
    General Local Government Support: $380,000
    Health and Hospitals: $222,000
  • Tax - Property: $14,126,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,879,000
    Other Selective Sales: $448,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $347,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $219,000
    Public Utility License: $67,000
    Severance: $38,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Other License: $3,000

Cocke County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,706,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $27,643,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,173,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,109,000

Cocke County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $765,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,900,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,760,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Cocke County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Cocke County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Cocke County, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James22669.9 years
William19871.6 years
John17272.4 years
Mary14875.4 years
Charles14467.1 years
Robert10569.9 years
George7273.5 years
Walter6372.4 years
Anna5877.8 years
Roy5472.3 years
Most common last names in Cocke County, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Holt12272.5 years
Ottinger10977.0 years
Smith10475.1 years
Williams9172.5 years
Ball8571.3 years
Gregg8172.6 years
Hall7273.4 years
Allen7175.7 years
Clevenger6973.5 years
Bryant6277.5 years
Businesses in Cocke County, TN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1Lowe's1
AutoZone1McDonald's1
Best Western1Motel 61
Burger King1Nike1
CVS1Papa John's Pizza1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Comfort Inn1Red Roof Inn1
Cracker Barrel1Ruby Tuesday1
Curves1SONIC Drive-In1
Days Inn1Subway2
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1True Value1
GameStop1U-Haul2
Goodwill1U.S. Cellular1
H&R Block2UPS2
Hardee's1Waffle House1
Holiday Inn1Walgreens1
KFC1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy2Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1

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