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Grundy County, Tennessee (TN)

County population in 2021: 13,698 (all rural); it was 14,332 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,926
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,377
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,564
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,102 (it was 998 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

32%

Land area: 361 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 38 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Grundy County: 79.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.5%), Manufacturing (24.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 66%
  • Government: 22%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Grundy County, TN (2021)
    • 12,01084.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,75712.4%Two or more races
    • 2161.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 980.7%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 690.5%Asian alone
    • 400.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 60.04%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

43.7 years
Tennessee median age:

39.2 years
Males: 6,777  (49.5%)
Females: 6,921  (50.5%)
Average household size:
Grundy County:

2.0 people
Tennessee:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2021: $46,059 ($22,959 in 1999)
This county:

$46,059
Tennessee:

$59,695

Median contract rent in 2021 for apartments: $522 (lower quartile is $341, upper quartile is $648)
This county:

$522
State:

$799


Estimated median house or condo value in 2021: $127,496 (it was $48,500 in 2000)
Grundy:

$127,496
Tennessee:

$235,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $66,830 - $205,064
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $950
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $309

Institutionalized population: 170

Crime in 2021 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 10
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 57
  • Burglaries: 37
  • Thefts: 136
  • Auto thefts: 48

Crime in 2020 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 77
  • Burglaries: 31
  • Thefts: 144
  • Auto thefts: 47
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2021: 5 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2020: 4 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2019: 4 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $302,900
  • 2011: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2007: 0 buildings
  • 2006: 0 buildings
  • 2005: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings
Number of permits per 10,000 Grundy, TN residents
Average permit cost in Grundy, TN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2021: $597 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2021: $504 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Grundy, TN in 2021
Distribution of house value in Grundy, TN in 2021
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Grundy, TN in 2021
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2021: 16.4%
Grundy County:

16.4%
Tennessee:

13.6%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.0% for Black residents, 36.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2021: 43.7 years old
(Males: 42.6 years old, Females: 44.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.8 years old, Black residents: 64.2 years old, American Indian residents: 22.7 years old, Asian residents: 19.0 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 38.9 years old, Other race residents: 33.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Grundy County is $377 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $460 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $604 a month.

Cities in this county include: Gruetli-Laager, Pelham, Tracy City, Altamont, Coalmont, Palmer, Beersheba Springs.

Grundy County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Neighboring counties: Navajo County, Arizona , Cimarron County, Oklahoma , Hot Spring County, Arkansas , Lamar County, Alabama , Marion County, Alabama .

Unemployment in March 2023:
Here:

4.4%
Tennessee:

3.1%

Unemployment by year in Grundy, TN
County total employment by year in Grundy, TN
County average yearly wages by year in Grundy, TN

Current college students: 244
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 67 (38.1% naturalized citizens)

Grundy County:

0.5%
Whole state:

5.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 42010 or later
  • 422000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 191980 to 1989
  • 221970 to 1979
  • 36Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 49.6%

Grundy County marital status for males Grundy County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,620
  • One, attached: 25
  • Two: 40
  • 3 or 4: 114
  • 5 to 9: 174
  • 10 to 19: 1
  • 50 or more: 3
  • Mobile homes: 1,311
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7

Housing units in Grundy County with a mortgage: 1,880 (26 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4

Here:

20.0% with mortgage
State:

97.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Grundy County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant3,09633
Mainline Protestant84611
Other3883
Catholic--
None9,373-
Grundy 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: 8
Grundy County:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Grundy County:

9.12 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Grundy County:

10.8%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Grundy County:

27.1%
State:

30.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.3%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Grundy County:

Average size of farms: 103 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $103,090
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $809.59
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 18.90%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 79.49%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $87,641
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 25.35%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.45%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $56,085
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.13%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 15.51
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 9.68%
Corn for grain: 868 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 835 harvested acres
Vegetables: 24 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Grundy County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 137% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from Grundy County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 104.0 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 245.3 miles away from the 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) earthquake occurred 220.6 miles away from Grundy County center
On 12/12/2018 at 09:14:43, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MW, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 58.9 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:

  • Tennessee Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4514, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Tennessee Severe Winter Storm and Flooding, Incident Period: February 15, 2015 to February 23, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4211: April 02, 2015, FEMA Id: 4211, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Tennessee Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3217: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3217, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Tennessee Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: September 16, 2004 to September 20, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1568: October 07, 2004, FEMA Id: 1568, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 04, 2003 to May 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1464: May 08, 2003, FEMA Id: 1464, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Tennessee Chattanooga Complex Fire, Incident Period: November 03, 2001, Fire Management Assistance Declared: November 03, 2001, FEMA Id: 2387, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Tennessee Cagle Mountain Fire Complex, Incident Period: April 13, 1999, Fire Management Assistance Declared: April 13, 1999, FEMA Id: 2250, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Tennessee Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 23, 1998 to December 29, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1260: January 15, 1999, FEMA Id: 1260, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Tennessee Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 06, 1998 to February 12, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1197: January 13, 1998, FEMA Id: 1197, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Storms/Tornadoes, Incident Period: March 28, 1997 to March 29, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1171: April 02, 1997, FEMA Id: 1171, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • 6 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Grundy County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2021 - Grundy

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,159 (73.4%)
  • Carpooled: 183 (6.2%)
  • Bus: 4 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 6 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 131 (4.5%)
  • Worked at home: 498 (16.9%)
Class of Workers in 2021
Most common industries in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2021


  • Educational services (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2021


  • Educational services (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common occupations in 2021 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2021


  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2021


  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • India (66%)
  • England (21%)
  • Belize (9%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Philippines (3%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Norway (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Grundy County


  • American (31%)
  • English (14%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • German (8%)
  • Dutch (4%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

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

  • 126 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 44 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 10 people in group homes intended for adults

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

  • 119 people in nursing homes
  • 34 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 30 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 10 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2020 was $48,238.

7.36% of this county's 2021 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2020 ($76,501 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.36%
Tennessee average:

8.49%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.60% relocated from other counties in Tennessee ($39,237 average AGI)
1.76% relocated from other states ($37,264 average AGI)
Grundy County:

1.76%
Tennessee average:

4.34%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2020 and 2021:
from Marion County, TN  1.01% ($35,480 average AGI)
from Coffee County, TN  0.89% ($41,773)
from Franklin County, TN  0.71% ($41,771)
from Rutherford County, TN  0.59% ($60,966)
from Warren County, TN  0.49% ($31,083)


5.54% of this county's 2020 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2021 ($41,541 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.54%
Tennessee average:

7.40%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.38% relocated to other counties in Tennessee ($30,881 average AGI)
1.16% relocated to other states ($10,660 average AGI)
Grundy County:

1.16%
Tennessee average:

3.20%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2020 and 2021:
to Coffee County, TN  0.91% ($42,614 average AGI)
to Marion County, TN  0.66% ($50,188)
to Franklin County, TN  0.64% ($38,871)
to Hamilton County, TN  0.50% ($33,292)
to Warren County, TN  0.50% ($35,208)

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2009: 12.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2010 to 2019: 15.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Grundy County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 15.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Grundy County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Grundy County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grundy County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grundy County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Grundy County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Grundy County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,819 (2,031 aged, 788 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 451 (13%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Grundy County, Tennessee in 1999 - 2019:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (336)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (237)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (232)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (179)
  • Unspecified dementia (83)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (62)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,266
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,390
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 21
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 41

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7

Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,698
  • Male householders: 2,198 (461 living alone), Female householders: 2,838 (662 living alone)
  • 2,760 spouses (2,748 opposite-sex spouses), 362 unmarried partners, (356 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,875 children (3,516 natural, 141 adopted, 218 stepchildren), 757 grandchildren, 120 brothers or sisters, 45 parents, 7 foster children, 373 other relatives, 218 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 168

Size of family households: 2,021 2-persons, 738 3-persons, 490 4-persons, 306 5-persons, 42 6-persons, 43 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,122 1-person, 231 2-persons, 2 3-persons, 14 5-persons.

1,585 married couples with children.
649 single-parent households (238 men, 411 women).

98.7% of residents of Grundy speak English at home.
0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 1% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $94,642,000 ($6,543 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,215,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $40,809,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,508,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $977,000
Federal grants: $24,976,000
Federal procurement contracts: $405,000 ($8,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,968,000 ($460,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $97,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $563,000
Federal Government insurance: $33,721,000

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

Births: 1,052
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 913
Here:

63 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +3
Here:

+0 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +148
Here:

+10 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Grundy County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.64 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.0
State:

4.5

Year house built in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • Year house built in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • 72020 or later
  • 3472010 to 2019
  • 1,1852000 to 2009
  • 1,0661990 to 1999
  • 8621980 to 1989
  • 1,2051970 to 1979
  • 4081960 to 1969
  • 3581950 to 1959
  • 1531940 to 1949
  • 6221939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Grundy County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • 141 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 1243 rooms
  • 4474 rooms
  • 1,1705 rooms
  • 8246 rooms
  • 6337 rooms
  • 3988 rooms
  • 4769+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • 01 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 1453 rooms
  • 1514 rooms
  • 2715 rooms
  • 1416 rooms
  • 1587 rooms
  • 378 rooms
  • 159+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Grundy County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • 13no bedroom
  • 621 bedroom
  • 9532 bedrooms
  • 2,1633 bedrooms
  • 7074 bedrooms
  • 1885+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Grundy County, Tennessee
  • 0no bedroom
  • 931 bedroom
  • 3812 bedrooms
  • 4173 bedrooms
  • 364 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Grundy County, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Grundy County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Grundy County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 192no vehicle
  • 7961 vehicle
  • 1,3682 vehicles
  • 1,1353 vehicles
  • 4044 vehicles
  • 1955+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Grundy County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Grundy County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 87no vehicle
  • 3621 vehicle
  • 3752 vehicles
  • 533 vehicles
  • 284 vehicles
  • 445+ vehicles

94.4% of Grundy County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 20% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65% lived in Tennessee.

Grundy County:

94.4%
State average:

85.9%

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

  • This state: 10,541
  • Other state: 2,934
  • Northeast: 397
  • Midwest: 855
  • South: 1,185
  • West: 504
Year householders moved into unit in Grundy County, TN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Grundy County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 60.6%Electricity
  • 24.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.4%Wood
  • 6.1%Utility gas
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 67.1%Electricity
  • 13.9%Utility gas
  • 12.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.8%Wood
  • 2.4%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Coal or coke

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 207
Here:

15.5%
Tennessee:

15.7%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 67
Here:

10.0%
Tennessee:

15.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 44
Here:

10.0%
Tennessee:

25.2%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Grundy County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $761,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $702,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $101,000
    Sewerage: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $56,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,100,000
    Police Protection: $218,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,565,000
    Regular Highways: $1,601,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,084,000
    Police Protection: $1,070,000
    General - Other: $1,054,000
    Solid Waste Management: $629,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $562,000
    Financial Administration: $498,000
    General Public Buildings: $248,000
    Health - Other: $203,000
    Central Staff Services: $196,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Sewerage: $58,000
    Libraries: $51,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $23,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $371,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $722,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,070,000
    Education: $5,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,585,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,266,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,545,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $226,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $148,000
    General Revenue - Other: $138,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $90,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $83,000
    Rents: $42,000
    Sale of Property: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $770,000
    General - Other: $606,000
    Regular Highways: $223,000
    General Public Building: $16,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,424,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,065,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $18,913,000
    Highways: $2,832,000
    Other: $1,234,000
    General Local Government Support: $202,000
    Housing and Community Development: $194,000
    Health and Hospitals: $16,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,116,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,250,000
    Other Selective Sales: $208,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,196,000

Grundy County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $761,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $702,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $101,000
    Sewerage: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $56,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,100,000
    Police Protection: $218,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,565,000
    Regular Highways: $1,601,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,084,000
    Police Protection: $1,070,000
    General - Other: $1,054,000
    Solid Waste Management: $629,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $562,000
    Financial Administration: $498,000
    General Public Buildings: $248,000
    Health - Other: $203,000
    Central Staff Services: $196,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Sewerage: $58,000
    Libraries: $51,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $23,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $371,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $722,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,070,000
    Education: $5,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,585,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,266,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,545,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $226,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $148,000
    General Revenue - Other: $138,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $90,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $83,000
    Rents: $42,000
    Sale of Property: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $770,000
    General - Other: $606,000
    Regular Highways: $223,000
    General Public Building: $16,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,424,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,065,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $18,913,000
    Highways: $2,832,000
    Other: $1,234,000
    General Local Government Support: $202,000
    Housing and Community Development: $194,000
    Health and Hospitals: $16,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,116,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,250,000
    Other Selective Sales: $208,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,196,000

Grundy County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $761,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $702,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $101,000
    Sewerage: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $56,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,100,000
    Police Protection: $218,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,565,000
    Regular Highways: $1,601,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,084,000
    Police Protection: $1,070,000
    General - Other: $1,054,000
    Solid Waste Management: $629,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $562,000
    Financial Administration: $498,000
    General Public Buildings: $248,000
    Health - Other: $203,000
    Central Staff Services: $196,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Sewerage: $58,000
    Libraries: $51,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $23,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $371,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $722,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,070,000
    Education: $5,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,585,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,266,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,545,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $226,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $148,000
    General Revenue - Other: $138,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $90,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $83,000
    Rents: $42,000
    Sale of Property: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $770,000
    General - Other: $606,000
    Regular Highways: $223,000
    General Public Building: $16,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,424,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,065,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $18,913,000
    Highways: $2,832,000
    Other: $1,234,000
    General Local Government Support: $202,000
    Housing and Community Development: $194,000
    Health and Hospitals: $16,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,116,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,250,000
    Other Selective Sales: $208,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,196,000

Grundy County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $761,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $702,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $101,000
    Sewerage: $58,000
    Regular Highways: $56,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,100,000
    Police Protection: $218,000
    General - Other: $151,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $19,565,000
    Regular Highways: $1,601,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,084,000
    Police Protection: $1,070,000
    General - Other: $1,054,000
    Solid Waste Management: $629,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $562,000
    Financial Administration: $498,000
    General Public Buildings: $248,000
    Health - Other: $203,000
    Central Staff Services: $196,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Sewerage: $58,000
    Libraries: $51,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $19,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $4,000
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $23,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $371,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $722,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,070,000
    Education: $5,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,585,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,266,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,545,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $226,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $148,000
    General Revenue - Other: $138,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $90,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $83,000
    Rents: $42,000
    Sale of Property: $20,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $770,000
    General - Other: $606,000
    Regular Highways: $223,000
    General Public Building: $16,000
    Correctional Institutions: $15,000
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,424,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,065,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $18,913,000
    Highways: $2,832,000
    Other: $1,234,000
    General Local Government Support: $202,000
    Housing and Community Development: $194,000
    Health and Hospitals: $16,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,116,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,250,000
    Other Selective Sales: $208,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $31,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $12,196,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 813
  • Number of aged recipients: 111
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 702
  • Number of recipients under 18: 56
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 522
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 235
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 354
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 361
Most common first names in Grundy County, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12571.9 years
William8675.8 years
John8074.0 years
Mary6678.2 years
Charles5471.6 years
Robert4469.7 years
George4271.4 years
Carl3366.3 years
Willie3174.7 years
Henry2777.1 years
Most common last names in Grundy County, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Meeks12972.2 years
Nunley11170.0 years
Sanders8171.8 years
Layne7868.7 years
King7771.4 years
Campbell6972.2 years
Tate6872.4 years
Brown6276.3 years
Johnson4872.5 years
Fults4572.1 years