Fentress County, Tennessee (TN)

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County population in 2012: 17,940 (all rural); it was 16,625 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,852
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,759
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,294
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,639 (it was 1,399 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

32%

Land area: 499 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 36 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Fentress County: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (23.3%), Educational, health and social services (18.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 29%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 71%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Fentress County, Tennessee:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (97.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Tennessee median age:  38.0 years
Males: 8,853  (45.4%)
Females: 9,106  (54.6%)
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Fentress County,TN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Fentress County:

2.0 people
Tennessee:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,191 ($23,238 in 1999)

This county:

$29191
Tennessee:

$44297

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $367 (lower quartile is $208, upper quartile is $456)
This county:

$367
State:

$589


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $94,037 (it was $51,300 in 2000)
Fentress:

$94,037
Tennessee:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $52,054 - $171,111
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $807
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $270

Institutionalized population: 131

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:

  • 2004: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $445 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $395 (0.5%)

Fentress County household income distribution in 2009 Fentress County home values distribution Fentress County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.7%
(25.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Black residents, 49.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 67.3% for American Indian residents, 43.0% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 25.9%
Fentress County:

25.9%
Tennessee:

17.8%
(25.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.3% for Black residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.4% for American Indian residents, 44.1% 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: 43 years old, Black residents: 78 years old, American Indian residents: 37 years old, Asian residents: 46 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Fentress County is $373 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $460 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $597 a month.

Cities in this county include: Clarkrange, Manson-Wolf River, Jamestown, Grimsley, Allardt.

Fentress 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 Fentress County: Smith Dairy Farm (A), Conatser Dairy Farms (B), Frogge Chapel (C), Hickory Corner (D), Royal Blue (E), Wolf River (F), Fentress County Volunteer Fire Department Station 4 Armathwaite (G), Fentress County Volunteer Fire Department Station 5 East Jamestown (H), Fentress County Volunteer Fire Department Station 9 West Fentress (I), Fentress County Volunteer Fire Department Station 10 Double Top (J), Fentress County Volunteer Fire Department Station 12 Honey Creek / Mount Helen (K), Pickett State Park Fire Tower (L), Wolf River Fire Tower (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Fentress County Volunteer Fire Department Station 6 Pall Mall (1), Fentress County Volunteer Fire Department Station 6 Pall Mall Substation (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Fentress County include: Fellowship Church (A), Pine Haven Baptist Church (B), Round Mountain Baptist Church (C), Springs Chapel (D), Roanoke Church (E), Tenchtown Church (F), Banner Springs Freewill Baptist Church (G), D O Beaty Church (H), Pine Haven Church of the Nazarene (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Taylor Cemetery (1), Terry Cemetery (2), Scroggins Cemetery (3), Thompkin Cemetery (4), Shadow Cemetery (5), Sharp Place Cemetery (6), Upchurch Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Peggy Pond (A), Wispering Winds Lake (B), Mar-Jeanne Farm Lake (C), Katron Sediment Basin Number One Reservoir (D), Gene Rogers Lake (E), Old Jamestown Reservoir (F), Jamestown Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lynn Branch (A), Lovely Spring Branch (B), Long Creek (C), Little Laurel Creek (D), Little Crab Creek (E), Laurel Branch (F), Back Creek (G), Yellow Creek (H), Johnson Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Fentress County include: Sergeant Alvin York Mill State Historic Area (1), Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Cumberland County , Morgan County , Overton County , Pickett County , Putnam County , Scott County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.0%
Tennessee:

7.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 341
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 57.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 8.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 62 (71% naturalized citizens)

Fentress County:

0.4%
Whole state:

2.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 18
  • 1990 to 1994: 12
  • 1985 to 1989: 0
  • 1980 to 1984: 11
  • 1975 to 1979: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 7
  • 1965 to 1969: 14

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 68.6%

Fentress County marital status for males Fentress County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Fentress County with a mortgage: 1,621 (91 second mortgage, 12 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,407

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

66.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Fentress County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,69123
Mainline Protestant1,09910
Other3462
Catholic801
None11,743-
Fentress 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: 6
Fentress County:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Fentress County:

6.91 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

5.76 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Fentress County:

11.5%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Fentress County:

30.0%
State:

30.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.3%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Fentress County:

Average size of farms: 139 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $57,221
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $50,109
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.95%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $60,728
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.94%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 34.82
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 2.17%
Corn for grain: 543 harvested acres
Vegetables: 1,761 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Fentress County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 2745376.0 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 7 fatalities and 168 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/3/1974, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado killed 7 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fentress County-area historical earthquake activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 77% 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 137.1 miles away from Fentress County 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 68.0 miles away from the 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 215.9 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 136.6 miles away from the county 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 191.8 miles away from Fentress County 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 233.3 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 Fentress County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 7, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 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 (%):

  • Colombia (29%)
  • United Kingdom (26%)
  • South Africa (18%)
  • Ireland (15%)
  • Germany (11%)

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

  • United States or American (54%)
  • English (11%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • German (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Fentress County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,867 (79%)
  • Carpooled: 975 (16%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 13 (0%)
  • Walked: 85 (1%)
  • Other means: 42 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 184 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

  • 130 people in nursing homes
  • 13 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
99 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
32 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $33,792.

5.35% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,772 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.35%
Tennessee average:

6.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.71% relocated from other counties in Tennessee ($12,857 average AGI)
2.64% relocated from other states ($18,915 average AGI)
Fentress County:

2.64%
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 Cumberland County, TN  0.51% ($26,071 average AGI)
from Putnam County, TN  0.46% ($26,080)
from Morgan County, TN  0.20% ($16,091)
from Knox County, TN  0.18% ($23,300)


4.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,684 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.25%
Tennessee average:

6.26%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.67% relocated to other counties in Tennessee ($15,294 average AGI)
1.58% relocated to other states ($11,390 average AGI)
Fentress County:

1.58%
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 Cumberland County, TN  0.79% ($21,512 average AGI)
to Putnam County, TN  0.66% ($25,667)
to Morgan County, TN  0.18% ($25,900)
to Pickett County, TN  0.18% ($17,300)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Fentress County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 12.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Fentress County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.1
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 11.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Fentress County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 3,504 (2,411 aged, 1,093 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.87
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 25565.41
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 417.080
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 75656.46

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1159.740
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1317.090
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5.83

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 6.18
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 34.97

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11.66

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 177.7. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,827

Size of family households: 2,366 2-persons, 1,147 3-persons, 889 4-persons, 371 5-persons, 144 6-persons, 98 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,927 1-person, 252 2-persons, 36 3-persons, 15 4-persons, 5 5-persons.

2,912 married couples with children.
765 single-parent households (159 men, 606 women).

98.4% of residents of Fentress County speak English at home.
1.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 19% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (47% speak English very well, 53% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (12% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 74% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $135,258,000 ($7946 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,957,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $51,200,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $37,361,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $185,000
Federal grants: $41,850,000
Federal procurement contracts: $552,000 ($77,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,111,000 ($1,968,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $243,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,841,000
Federal Government insurance: $470,000

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

Births: 1,031
Here:

60 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,132
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +20
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +639
Here:

+37 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Fentress County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.36 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.4
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 288
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,728
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,850
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,484
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,535
  • 1960 to 1969: 778
  • 1950 to 1959: 569
  • 1940 to 1949: 428
  • 1939 or earlier: 381
Rooms in houses/apartments in Fentress County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 29
  • 3 rooms: 158
  • 4 rooms: 912
  • 5 rooms: 1,678
  • 6 rooms: 1,152
  • 7 rooms: 719
  • 8 rooms: 320
  • 9+ rooms: 326
  • 1 room: 11
  • 2 rooms: 47
  • 3 rooms: 175
  • 4 rooms: 505
  • 5 rooms: 385
  • 6 rooms: 121
  • 7 rooms: 67
  • 8 rooms: 56
  • 9+ rooms: 32
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Fentress County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 7
  • 1 bedroom: 192
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,469
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,796
  • 4 bedrooms: 660
  • 5+ bedrooms: 170
  • no bedroom: 11
  • 1 bedroom: 251
  • 2 bedrooms: 635
  • 3 bedrooms: 375
  • 4 bedrooms: 85
  • 5+ bedrooms: 42
Cars and other vehicles available in Fentress County, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 333
  • 1 vehicle: 1,601
  • 2 vehicles: 2,094
  • 3 vehicles: 887
  • 4 vehicles: 282
  • 5+ vehicles: 97
  • no vehicle: 260
  • 1 vehicle: 605
  • 2 vehicles: 430
  • 3 vehicles: 83
  • 4 vehicles: 14
  • 5+ vehicles: 7

59% of Fentress County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 55% lived in Tennessee.

Fentress County:

59.1%
State average:

54.7%

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

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $47,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Fentress County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (31.5%)
  • Electricity (27.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (22.9%)
  • Wood (13.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2.7%)
  • Other fuel (1.1%)
  • Electricity (43.2%)
  • Utility gas (24.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.9%)
  • Wood (13.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 57
Here:

3.1%
Tennessee:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 24
Here:

2.6%
Tennessee:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 23
Here:

8.4%
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)

Fentress County government finances - Expenditure in 2002:

  • Construction - Elementary & Secondary Education: $1,079,000
    General Public Buildings: $918,000
    Regular Highways: $500,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary & Secondary Education: $12,723,000
    Regular Highways: $1,501,000
    Health Services - Other: $823,000
    Solid Waste Management: $813,000
    General - Other: $606,000
    Police Protection: $499,000
    Central Staff Services: $446,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $291,000
    Financial Administration: $241,000
    Corrections - Other: $149,000
    Fire Protection: $100,000
    General Public Buildings: $99,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $74,000
    Libraries: $65,000
    Parks & Recreation: $46,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $367,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $456,000
    Regular Highways: $165,000
    General - Other: $64,000
    Health - Other: $51,000
    Police Protection: $46,000
    Central Staff: $41,000
    Fire Protection: $33,000
    Parks & Recreation: $11,000
    Financial Administration: $8,000
    Judicial: $5,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $11,143,000

Fentress County government finances - Revenue in 2002:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,625,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $643,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $212,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $42,000
    Education: $40,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $82,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $397,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $294,000
    Rents: $89,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $11,000,000
    Highways: $2,106,000
    All Other: $976,000
    General Support: $504,000
    Health & Hospitals: $73,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,837,000
    Total General Sales: $1,951,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $354,000
    NEC: $214,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $185,000
    Other Selective Sales: $35,000

Fentress County government finances - Debt in 2002:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, Education, NEC: $8,759,000
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,048,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Elementary and Secondary Education: $868,000
    Other NEC: $264,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Elementary & Secondary Education: $9,273,000
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,064,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Elementary and Secondary Education: $354,000
    Other, NEC: $248,000

Fentress County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $6,762,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,772,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

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

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

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

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Fentress County, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James10069.7 years
William9372.9 years
Mary8174.9 years
John6976.4 years
Willie4576.5 years
Charles4373.6 years
Robert4071.2 years
George3371.6 years
Martha2681.9 years
Dorothy2676.0 years
Most common last names in Fentress County, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Beaty15173.1 years
Smith14574.1 years
Wright10773.2 years
Crabtree10070.0 years
Stephens7175.0 years
Cooper7172.1 years
Choate6075.1 years
Conatser5973.7 years
Delk4971.0 years
Brown4869.7 years
Businesses in Fentress County, TN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1McDonald's1
Advance Auto Parts1New Balance1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular1
KFC1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walgreens1
Long John Silver's1Walmart1

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