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Lewis County, Tennessee (TN)

County population in 2019: 12,241 (30% urban, 70% rural); it was 11,367 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,997
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,663
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,482
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,121 (it was 899 in 2000)
% of renters here:

21%
State:

32%

Land area: 282 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 43 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Lewis County: 79.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.6%), Construction (19.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.1%), Manufacturing (12.6%), Information (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 83%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 17%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Lewis County, TN (2019)
    • 11,34899.8%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2942.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2222.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1741.5%Asian alone
    • 1461.3%Two or more races
    • 80.07%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

43.6 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years
Males: 5,921  (48.4%)
Females: 6,320  (51.6%)
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Average household size:
Lewis County:

2.0 people
Tennessee:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $39,200 ($30,444 in 1999)
This county:

$39,200
Tennessee:

$56,071

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $431 (lower quartile is $334, upper quartile is $556)
This county:

$431
State:

$716


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $109,723 (it was $61,500 in 2000)
Lewis:

$109,723
Tennessee:

$191,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $67,290 - $200,523

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $172,283
Here:

$172,283
State:

$260,661

Townhouses or other attached units: $166,083
Here:

$166,083
State:

$241,796

Mobile homes: $71,466
Here:

$71,466
State:

$90,685

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,012
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $332

Institutionalized population: 184

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 14
  • Burglaries: 52
  • Thefts: 68
  • Auto thefts: 13

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

  • Murders: 2
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 8
  • Burglaries: 44
  • Thefts: 113
  • Auto thefts: 11
Lewis County, TN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 1999: 10 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 2000: 9 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 2001: 10 buildings, average cost: $50,400
  • 2002: 4 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2003: 4 buildings, average cost: $83,300
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $69,200
  • 2006: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $92,700
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $79,300
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $70,000
  • 2012: 0 buildings
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2014: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2015: 5 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2016: 6 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $90,400
  • 2018: 83 buildings, average cost: $12,200
  • 2019: 90 buildings, average cost: $12,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Lewis, TN residents
Average permit cost in Lewis, TN
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $520 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $656 (0.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Lewis, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Lewis, TN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Lewis, TN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.7%
Lewis County:

17.7%
Tennessee:

13.9%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.4% for Black residents, 3.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.5% for other race residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 43.6 years old
(Males: 43.3 years old, Females: 45.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.6 years old, Black residents: 43.0 years old, American Indian residents: 36.9 years old, Asian residents: 19.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.5 years old, Other race residents: 31.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lewis County is $358 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $462 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $589 a month.

Cities in this county include: East Lewis, Hohenwald.

Lewis County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Neighboring counties: San Miguel County, New Mexico , Logan County, Arkansas , Perry County , Rutherford County, North Carolina .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.2%
Tennessee:

5.0%

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

Current college students: 346
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 83.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%

Number of foreign born residents: 219 (52.5% naturalized citizens)

Lewis County:

1.8%
Whole state:

5.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 742010 or later
  • 1002000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 421980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 21Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 54.5%

Lewis County marital status for males Lewis County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,966
  • One, attached: 38
  • Two: 103
  • 3 or 4: 29
  • 5 to 9: 60
  • 10 to 19: 10
  • 20 or more: 18
  • Mobile homes: 1,347
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 29

Housing units in Lewis County with a mortgage: 1,610 (31 second mortgage, 122 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,181

Here:

33.3% with mortgage
State:

58.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lewis County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,31533
Mainline Protestant6287
Catholic1601
Other11
None7,057-
Lewis 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
Lewis County:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.87 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Lewis County:

8.65 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 6
This county:

5.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lewis County:

11.0%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Lewis County:

27.7%
State:

30.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.9%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Lewis County:

Average size of farms: 147 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $10,183
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $206.22
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 43.04%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 41.00%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $9,151
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.77%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.08%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,939
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 97.21%
Average age of principal farm operators: 58 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 14.91
Corn for grain: 349 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 460 harvested acres
Vegetables: 14 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 37 acres

Earthquake activity:

Lewis County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 234% greater 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 202.9 miles away from Lewis County 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 147.4 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, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.8 miles away from the county center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 158.3 miles away from the county 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 159.4 miles away from Lewis County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 202.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, And Flooding, Incident Period: May 3, 2020 - May 4, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4550-TN: July 9, 2020, FEMA Id: 4550, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Wind
  • Tennessee Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4514, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: February 19, 2019 - March 30, 2019, FEMA Id: 4427, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: June 05, 2014 to June 10, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4189: August 13, 2014, FEMA Id: 4189, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Associated Flooding, Incident Period: April 25, 2011 to April 28, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1974: May 01, 2011, FEMA Id: 1974, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Flooding, Straight-Line Winds, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 30, 2010 to May 18, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1909: May 04, 2010, FEMA Id: 1909, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: February 05, 2008 to February 06, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1745: February 07, 2008, FEMA Id: 1745, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • 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, 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: February 14, 2003 to February 26, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1456: March 20, 2003, FEMA Id: 1456, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 7 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Lewis County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 12, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Lewis

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,739 (82.2%)
  • Carpooled: 233 (7.0%)
  • Bus: 13 (0.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 59 (1.8%)
  • Walked: 59 (1.8%)
  • Worked at home: 240 (7.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Manufacturing (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (11%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • India (41%)
  • Mexico (21%)
  • Philippines (9%)
  • Japan (6%)
  • Egypt (5%)
  • Other Australian and New Zealand Subregion (4%)
  • Costa Rica (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lewis County


  • American (58%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • English (3%)
  • German (3%)
  • European (2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • British (1%)

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

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

  • 130 people in nursing homes
  • 33 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 32 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 7 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 124 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 60 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 28 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 5 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $43,822.

5.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Tennessee average:

7.15%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.61% relocated from other counties in Tennessee ($25,956 average AGI)
1.08% relocated from other states ($11,564 average AGI)
Lewis County:

1.08%
Tennessee average:

3.48%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maury County, TN  1.45% ($35,017 average AGI)
from Lawrence County, TN  0.55% ($31,909)


5.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,887 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.76%
Tennessee average:

6.65%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.21% relocated to other counties in Tennessee ($22,043 average AGI)
1.55% relocated to other states ($7,839 average AGI)
Lewis County:

1.55%
Tennessee average:

2.95%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maury County, TN  1.08% ($36,372 average AGI)
to Lawrence County, TN  0.65% ($11,615)
to Perry County, TN  0.58% ($27,913)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.0

Births per 1000 population in Lewis County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.2

Deaths per 1000 population in Lewis County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.7

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Lewis County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 13.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Lewis County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Lewis County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lewis County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lewis County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Lewis County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Lewis County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,110 (1,563 aged, 547 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 261 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (347)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (178)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (143)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (47)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (15)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,382
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,023

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 28
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,241
  • Male householders: 2,239 (563 living alone), Female householders: 2,581 (897 living alone)
  • 2,520 spouses (2,520 opposite-sex spouses), 136 unmarried partners, (136 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,420 children (3,170 natural, 26 adopted, 221 stepchildren), 435 grandchildren, 43 brothers or sisters, 148 parents, 61 foster children, 189 other relatives, 210 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 253

Size of family households: 1,493 2-persons, 887 3-persons, 405 4-persons, 275 5-persons, 131 6-persons, 17 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,460 1-person, 84 2-persons, 45 3-persons, 13 4-persons.

1,480 married couples with children.
812 single-parent households (153 men, 659 women).

96.1% of residents of Lewis speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (33% speak English very well, 67% speak English well).
1.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $67,262,000 ($5,891 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,596,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $24,708,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $18,245,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,863,000
Federal grants: $17,782,000
Federal procurement contracts: $517,000 ($285,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,148,000 ($2,917,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $62,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,787,000
Federal Government insurance: $291,000

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

Births: 812
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 698
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +16
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -47
Here -4 per 1000 residents
State +18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Lewis County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.51 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.1
State:

4.4

Year house built in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • Year house built in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • 1032014 or later
  • 1652010 to 2013
  • 6742000 to 2009
  • 1,5871990 to 1999
  • 7121980 to 1989
  • 8841970 to 1979
  • 5431960 to 1969
  • 3541950 to 1959
  • 2431940 to 1949
  • 2921939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lewis County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 503 rooms
  • 4944 rooms
  • 7605 rooms
  • 8306 rooms
  • 9817 rooms
  • 2708 rooms
  • 3659+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • 01 room
  • 272 rooms
  • 2123 rooms
  • 1684 rooms
  • 1805 rooms
  • 2406 rooms
  • 1307 rooms
  • 258 rooms
  • 839+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lewis County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • 0no bedroom
  • 551 bedroom
  • 7782 bedrooms
  • 2,1493 bedrooms
  • 6064 bedrooms
  • 1535+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lewis County, Tennessee
  • 0no bedroom
  • 2231 bedroom
  • 2912 bedrooms
  • 3853 bedrooms
  • 1354 bedrooms
  • 165+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Lewis County, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Lewis County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lewis County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 146no vehicle
  • 8401 vehicle
  • 1,4922 vehicles
  • 8623 vehicles
  • 2504 vehicles
  • 1835+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Lewis County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Lewis County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 216no vehicle
  • 5691 vehicle
  • 862 vehicles
  • 1803 vehicles
  • 94 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

93.4% of Lewis County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 39% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Tennessee.

Lewis County:

93.4%
State average:

85.5%

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

  • This state: 8,434
  • Other state: 3,492
  • Northeast: 383
  • Midwest: 1,221
  • South: 1,585
  • West: 289
Year householders moved into unit in Lewis County, TN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lewis County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 50.8%Electricity
  • 34.6%Utility gas
  • 7.0%Wood
  • 6.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.3%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 65.7%Electricity
  • 30.7%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 125
Here:

8.9%
Tennessee:

13.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 82
Here:

13.5%
Tennessee:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 77
Here:

25.1%
Tennessee:

23.1%

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

Lewis County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $151,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $542,000
    Other: $455,000
    Solid Waste Management: $441,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $87,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
    Air Transportation: $5,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $324,000
    General - Other: $25,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $14,969,000
    General - Other: $2,879,000
    Regular Highways: $1,618,000
    Correctional Institutions: $930,000
    Police Protection: $703,000
    Solid Waste Management: $599,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $413,000
    Financial Administration: $356,000
    Central Staff Services: $332,000
    General Public Buildings: $252,000
    Parks and Recreation: $149,000
    Libraries: $91,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $73,000
    Air Transportation: $57,000
    Health - Other: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $898,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $202,000
    Other - Health - Other: $143,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $19,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $18,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $310,000
    Education: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $915,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $755,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $388,000
    General Revenue - Other: $219,000
    Sale of Property: $209,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $110,000
    Interest Earnings: $53,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $642,000
    General - Other: $349,000
    Regular Highways: $195,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Libraries: $16,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    General Public Building: $4,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,564,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $201,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $13,531,000
    Highways: $1,669,000
    Other: $624,000
    General Local Government Support: $467,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,720,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,931,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $175,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $76,000
    Other Selective Sales: $62,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $26,000
    Public Utility License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,429,000

Lewis County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $151,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $542,000
    Other: $455,000
    Solid Waste Management: $441,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $87,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
    Air Transportation: $5,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $324,000
    General - Other: $25,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $14,969,000
    General - Other: $2,879,000
    Regular Highways: $1,618,000
    Correctional Institutions: $930,000
    Police Protection: $703,000
    Solid Waste Management: $599,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $413,000
    Financial Administration: $356,000
    Central Staff Services: $332,000
    General Public Buildings: $252,000
    Parks and Recreation: $149,000
    Libraries: $91,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $73,000
    Air Transportation: $57,000
    Health - Other: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $898,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $202,000
    Other - Health - Other: $143,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $19,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $18,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $310,000
    Education: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $915,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $755,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $388,000
    General Revenue - Other: $219,000
    Sale of Property: $209,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $110,000
    Interest Earnings: $53,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $642,000
    General - Other: $349,000
    Regular Highways: $195,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Libraries: $16,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    General Public Building: $4,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,564,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $201,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $13,531,000
    Highways: $1,669,000
    Other: $624,000
    General Local Government Support: $467,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,720,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,931,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $175,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $76,000
    Other Selective Sales: $62,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $26,000
    Public Utility License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,429,000

Lewis County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $151,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $542,000
    Other: $455,000
    Solid Waste Management: $441,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $87,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
    Air Transportation: $5,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $324,000
    General - Other: $25,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $14,969,000
    General - Other: $2,879,000
    Regular Highways: $1,618,000
    Correctional Institutions: $930,000
    Police Protection: $703,000
    Solid Waste Management: $599,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $413,000
    Financial Administration: $356,000
    Central Staff Services: $332,000
    General Public Buildings: $252,000
    Parks and Recreation: $149,000
    Libraries: $91,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $73,000
    Air Transportation: $57,000
    Health - Other: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $898,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $202,000
    Other - Health - Other: $143,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $19,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $18,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $310,000
    Education: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $915,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $755,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $388,000
    General Revenue - Other: $219,000
    Sale of Property: $209,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $110,000
    Interest Earnings: $53,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $642,000
    General - Other: $349,000
    Regular Highways: $195,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Libraries: $16,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    General Public Building: $4,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,564,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $201,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $13,531,000
    Highways: $1,669,000
    Other: $624,000
    General Local Government Support: $467,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,720,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,931,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $175,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $76,000
    Other Selective Sales: $62,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $26,000
    Public Utility License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,429,000

Lewis County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $151,000
  • Charges - Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $542,000
    Other: $455,000
    Solid Waste Management: $441,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $87,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
    Air Transportation: $5,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $324,000
    General - Other: $25,000
    Regular Highways: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $14,969,000
    General - Other: $2,879,000
    Regular Highways: $1,618,000
    Correctional Institutions: $930,000
    Police Protection: $703,000
    Solid Waste Management: $599,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $413,000
    Financial Administration: $356,000
    Central Staff Services: $332,000
    General Public Buildings: $252,000
    Parks and Recreation: $149,000
    Libraries: $91,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $73,000
    Air Transportation: $57,000
    Health - Other: $43,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $41,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $33,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $898,000
    Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $202,000
    Other - Health - Other: $143,000
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $19,000
    Other - Natural Resources - Other: $18,000
    Other - Public Welfare - Other: $3,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $310,000
    Education: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $915,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $755,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $160,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $388,000
    General Revenue - Other: $219,000
    Sale of Property: $209,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $110,000
    Interest Earnings: $53,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $8,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $642,000
    General - Other: $349,000
    Regular Highways: $195,000
    Police Protection: $23,000
    Libraries: $16,000
    Solid Waste Management: $8,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    General Public Building: $4,000
    Air Transportation: $1,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,564,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $201,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $13,531,000
    Highways: $1,669,000
    Other: $624,000
    General Local Government Support: $467,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,720,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,931,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $175,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $76,000
    Other Selective Sales: $62,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $26,000
    Public Utility License: $2,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000
    Other License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,429,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 336
  • Number of aged recipients: 34
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 302
  • Number of recipients under 18: 27
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 230
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 79
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 157
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 136
Most common first names in Lewis County, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11370.1 years
William7777.0 years
Mary6878.5 years
John6572.7 years
Robert5870.2 years
Charles3372.8 years
George2975.7 years
Willie2873.2 years
Thomas2376.2 years
Betty2370.4 years
Most common last names in Lewis County, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hinson10373.6 years
Carroll6270.6 years
Staggs4872.3 years
Hensley4171.0 years
Brown3578.6 years
Baker3372.5 years
Barber3170.2 years
Talley2975.3 years
Duncan2782.5 years
Turnbow2774.6 years
Businesses in Lewis County, TN
NameCountNameCount
AutoZone1McDonald's1
FedEx2Pizza Hut1
H&R Block1SONIC Drive-In1
Hardee's1Subway1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Lane Furniture1Walmart1