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Madison County, Tennessee (TN)

County population in 2014: 98,178 (74% urban, 26% rural); it was 91,837 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 16,719
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 8,058
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 23,815
Renter-occupied apartments: 13,296 (it was 11,737 in 2000)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

32%

Land area: 557 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 176 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Madison County: 87.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (21.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.5%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (11.8%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (11.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 55%
  • Government: 4%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 40%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Madison County, Tennessee:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (58.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (36.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
  • Asian alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:  36.0 years
Tennessee median age:  38.0 years
Males: 46,592  (47.5%)
Females: 51,586  (52.5%)

Madison County,TN real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Madison County:

2.0 people
Tennessee:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $47,801 ($36,982 in 1999)

This county:

$47,801
Tennessee:

$47,275

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $619 (lower quartile is $491, upper quartile is $757)
This county:

$619
State:

$614


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $132,500 (it was $82,700 in 2000)
Madison:

$132,500
Tennessee:

$150,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $86,800 - $190,700
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,178
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $434

Institutionalized population: 1,572

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 17
  • Robberies: 9
  • Assaults: 171
  • Burglaries: 257
  • Thefts: 552
  • Auto thefts: 120

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 17
  • Robberies: 12
  • Assaults: 124
  • Burglaries: 258
  • Thefts: 580
  • Auto thefts: 106
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 593 buildings, average cost: $103,400
  • 2001: 545 buildings, average cost: $99,900
  • 2002: 570 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2003: 580 buildings, average cost: $104,400
  • 2004: 668 buildings, average cost: $119,600
  • 2005: 622 buildings, average cost: $142,500
  • 2006: 599 buildings, average cost: $142,300
  • 2007: 401 buildings, average cost: $175,200
  • 2008: 310 buildings, average cost: $141,000
  • 2009: 223 buildings, average cost: $138,200
  • 2010: 222 buildings, average cost: $175,100
  • 2011: 163 buildings, average cost: $188,100
  • 2012: 214 buildings, average cost: $175,900
  • 2013: 198 buildings, average cost: $193,000
  • 2014: 195 buildings, average cost: $203,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $895 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $832 (0.7%)

Madison County household income distribution in 2009 Madison County home values distribution Madison County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 17.3%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.3% for Black residents, 44.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.3% for American Indian residents, 51.9% for other race residents, 20.5% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 17.3%
Madison County:

17.3%
Tennessee:

16.7%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.3% for Black residents, 41.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 4.0% for American Indian residents, 51.9% for other race residents, 18.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 38 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 39 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 34 years old, American Indian residents: 51 years old, Asian residents: 28 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27 years old, Other race residents: 27 years old)

Area name: Jackson, TN MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Madison County is $470 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $593 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $794 a month.

Cities in this county include: Jackson, Spring Creek-Beech Bluff, Pope, Pinson, Huntersville, Three Way, Medon.

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

2012 air pollution in Madison County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 8.8 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: San Bernardino County, California , Perry County, Arkansas , Sharp County, Arkansas , Portsmouth city, Virginia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
Tennessee:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 5,342
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 78.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,074 (23% naturalized citizens)

Madison County:

2.3%
Whole state:

2.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 893
  • 1990 to 1994: 517
  • 1985 to 1989: 162
  • 1980 to 1984: 181
  • 1975 to 1979: 96
  • 1970 to 1974: 44
  • 1970 to 1974: 42
  • 1965 to 1969: 139
Note: State values scaled to Madison County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 88.6%

Madison County marital status for males Madison County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 26,834
  • One, attached: 545
  • Two: 2,212
  • 3 or 4: 2,303
  • 5 to 9: 1,936
  • 10 to 19: 707
  • 20 or more: 1,085
  • Mobile homes: 2,574
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 9

Housing units in Madison County with a mortgage: 13,903 (1,244 second mortgage, 1,068 home equity loan, 11 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,328

Here:

68.7% with mortgage
State:

66.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Madison County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant43,569115
Mainline Protestant10,25636
Black Protestant5,80034
Catholic3,5001
Other1,2775
None33,892-
Madison 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: 18
Madison County:

1.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Here:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

0.42 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 60
Madison County:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 72
This county:

7.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Madison County:

10.5%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Madison County:

30.5%
State:

30.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

8.7%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Madison County:

Average size of farms: 219 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $36,657
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $233.78
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.36%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 19.79%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $40,846
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 57.50%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 2.79%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $70,456
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.32%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.65
Corn for grain: 13546 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4421 harvested acres
Upland cotton: 40404 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 25323 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 35 acres

Earthquake activity:

Madison County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 84.3 miles away from Madison 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 85.3 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 113.5 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 202.1 miles away from the county center
On 4/27/1989 at 16:47:49, a magnitude 4.7 (4.6 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.3 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 58.9 miles away from Madison County center
On 9/29/1987 at 00:04:56, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 88.7 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, 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 Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 02, 2014 to March 04, 2014, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4171: April 11, 2014, FEMA Id: 4171, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • 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, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: November 09, 2002 to November 12, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1441: November 13, 2002, FEMA Id: 1441, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and High Winds, Incident Period: January 17, 1999 to February 01, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1262: January 19, 1999, FEMA Id: 1262, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: April 16, 1998 to May 18, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1215: April 20, 1998, FEMA Id: 1215, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Madison County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 10, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 5, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

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

  • Mexico (36%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Canada (7%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Japan (4%)
  • Honduras (3%)

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

  • United States or American (21%)
  • English (9%)
  • Irish (7%)
  • German (5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)
  • African (1%)

Madison County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 36,082 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 4,575 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 333 (1%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 10 (0%)
  • Taxi: 5 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 27 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 17 (0%)
  • Walked: 669 (2%)
  • Other means: 332 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 831 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 1,739 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 891 people in nursing homes
  • 387 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 114 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 95 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 58 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 15 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations

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

  • 2,455 people in college/university student housing
  • 557 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 531 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 449 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 163 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 105 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 77 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 35 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 21 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 9 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,141.

6.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,616 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Tennessee average:

6.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.91% relocated from other counties in Tennessee ($19,646 average AGI)
2.11% relocated from other states ($14,970 average AGI)
Madison County:

2.11%
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 Gibson County, TN  0.59% ($31,184 average AGI)
from Shelby County, TN  0.50% ($28,528)
from Haywood County, TN  0.30% ($28,876)
from Chester County, TN  0.29% ($27,510)
from Hardeman County, TN  0.26% ($27,435)
from Henderson County, TN  0.24% ($26,301)
from Davidson County, TN  0.23% ($29,840)


6.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,593 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
Tennessee average:

6.26%


0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($133 average AGI)
Madison County:

0.03%
Tennessee average:

0.05%

4.06% relocated to other counties in Tennessee ($19,079 average AGI)
2.48% relocated to other states ($16,381 average AGI)
Madison County:

2.48%
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 Gibson County, TN  0.77% ($32,760 average AGI)
to Shelby County, TN  0.66% ($28,842)
to Davidson County, TN  0.36% ($22,134)
to Chester County, TN  0.29% ($24,059)
to Crockett County, TN  0.22% ($35,241)
to Henderson County, TN  0.22% ($28,368)
to Haywood County, TN  0.17% ($30,066)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.4

Births per 1000 population in Madison County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 9.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Madison County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Madison County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Madison County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Madison County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 14,843 (11,520 aged, 3,323 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 2,271 (9%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Madison County, Tennessee in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,309)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (894)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (789)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (513)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (490)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (452)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (326)
  • Unspecified dementia (259)
  • Pneumonitis due to food and vomit (245)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (226)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.12
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 35,471
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 777
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 95,675

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,393
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 964
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 15

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 62
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 100

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 73.0. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 56.3
  • Other - 16.7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 115.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 82.2
  • Other - 33.5

Household type by relationship:

Households: 93,876
  • In family households: 79,005 (16,133 male householders, 9,495 female householders)
    17,119 spouses, 27,649 children (25,341 natural, 759 adopted, 1,549 stepchildren), 2,931 grandchildren, 1,048 brothers or sisters, 812 parents, 1,387 other relatives, 2,026 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 14,871 (5,592 male householders (4,549 living alone)), 6,853 female householders (5,983 living alone)), 2,426 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 4,418 (1,572 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 11,367 2-persons, 6,272 3-persons, 4,598 4-persons, 2,153 5-persons, 750 6-persons, 488 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 10,532 1-person, 1,557 2-persons, 240 3-persons, 85 4-persons, 25 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

13,874 married couples with children.
7,106 single-parent households (921 men, 6,185 women).

96.1% of residents of Madison County speak English at home.
2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (72% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (59% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (84% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $566,534,000 ($6,002 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $22,230,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $216,386,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $127,047,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $9,168,000
Federal grants: $164,793,000
Federal procurement contracts: $11,480,000 ($4,538,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $37,659,000 ($7,290,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $12,934,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $65,189,000
Federal Government insurance: $23,833,000

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

Births: 7,142
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 4,634
Here:

49 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +799
Here:

+8 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -129
Here -1 per 1000 residents
State +18 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Madison County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 15.07 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.2
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 1,190
  • 2000 to 2009: 6,434
  • 1990 to 1999: 8,605
  • 1980 to 1989: 6,953
  • 1970 to 1979: 7,487
  • 1960 to 1969: 4,368
  • 1950 to 1959: 3,000
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,148
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,626
Note: State values scaled to Madison population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Madison County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Madison County population
  • 1 room: 25
  • 2 rooms: 67
  • 3 rooms: 468
  • 4 rooms: 1,443
  • 5 rooms: 5,312
  • 6 rooms: 6,625
  • 7 rooms: 4,576
  • 8 rooms: 2,619
  • 9+ rooms: 2,680
  • 1 room: 306
  • 2 rooms: 650
  • 3 rooms: 1,811
  • 4 rooms: 4,042
  • 5 rooms: 2,644
  • 6 rooms: 1,432
  • 7 rooms: 506
  • 8 rooms: 239
  • 9+ rooms: 107
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Madison County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Madison County population
  • no bedroom: 55
  • 1 bedroom: 442
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,740
  • 3 bedrooms: 13,964
  • 4 bedrooms: 4,690
  • 5+ bedrooms: 924
  • no bedroom: 381
  • 1 bedroom: 2,534
  • 2 bedrooms: 5,375
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,870
  • 4 bedrooms: 514
  • 5+ bedrooms: 63
Cars and other vehicles available in Madison County, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Madison County population
  • no vehicle: 1,154
  • 1 vehicle: 5,755
  • 2 vehicles: 11,182
  • 3 vehicles: 4,236
  • 4 vehicles: 1,094
  • 5+ vehicles: 394
  • no vehicle: 2,349
  • 1 vehicle: 5,623
  • 2 vehicles: 2,884
  • 3 vehicles: 658
  • 4 vehicles: 135
  • 5+ vehicles: 88

51% of Madison County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 58% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Tennessee.

Madison County:

51.4%
State average:

54.7%

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

  • This state: 66,649
  • Northeast: 1,556
  • Midwest: 8,519
  • South: 11,067
  • West: 1,514

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $68,400


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Madison County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (62.3%)
  • Electricity (27.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.2%)
  • Wood (1.2%)
  • Electricity (51.6%)
  • Utility gas (42.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.3%)
  • Wood (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,978
Here:

18.2%
Tennessee:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 873
Here:

16.3%
Tennessee:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,819
Here:

58.6%
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)

Madison County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Hospitals: $47,765,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,724,000
    Regular Highways: $497,000
    Parks and Recreation: $100,000
    Libraries: $60,000
    Air Transportation: $32,000
    General Public Buildings: $14,000
    Financial Administration: $13,000
    General - Other: $7,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $454,771,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $104,901,000
    General - Other: $7,933,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,881,000
    Health - Other: $4,266,000
    Police Protection: $3,730,000
    Regular Highways: $3,024,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,047,000
    Financial Administration: $1,686,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,096,000
    Libraries: $941,000
    Parks and Recreation: $758,000
    Solid Waste Management: $593,000
    General Public Buildings: $547,000
    Local Fire Protection: $490,000
    Corrections - Other: $348,000
    Air Transportation: $268,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $257,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $121,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $10,665,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $20,578,000
    Health - Other: $377,000
    Solid Waste Management: $370,000
    Police Protection: $25,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $17,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $15,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Hospitals: $9,584,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,533,000
    General - Other: $828,000
    Regular Highways: $251,000
    Local Fire Protection: $203,000
    Police Protection: $167,000
    Financial Administration: $76,000
    Corrections - Other: $70,000
    Parks and Recreation: $62,000
    Correctional Institutions: $36,000
    Health - Other: $27,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $12,000
    Central Staff Services: $9,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $259,023,000

Madison County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $461,979,000
    All Other: $6,678,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $3,345,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $1,762,000
    Parks and Recreation: $69,000
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $8,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $3,873,000
    Education: $2,450,000
    All Other: $10,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,307,000
    Health and Hospitals: $483,000
    General Local Government Support: $226,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $24,692,000
    Interest Earnings: $18,269,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $539,000
    Rents: $218,000
    Sale of Property: $56,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $4,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $51,774,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,870,000
    All Other: $4,052,000
    Highways: $2,453,000
    General Local Government Support: $317,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $54,018,000
    Property: $37,804,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $1,322,000
    Other Selective Sales: $1,135,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $313,000
    Other License: $290,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $269,000

Madison County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $266,336,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $256,336,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $17,555,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,555,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $295,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $295,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $5,891,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $5,745,000

Madison County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,050,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $274,015,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $6,582,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,812
  • Number of aged recipients: 283
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,529
  • Number of recipients under 18: 520
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,717
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 575
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 1,081
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,255
Madison County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Madison County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 27 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED484$118,395557$127,2301,436$137,51489$51,8094$792,250366$83,81726$51,192
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED20$127,80014$111,571105$119,9719$45,7780$08$95,5006$50,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED75$108,14750$113,420497$120,32878$20,5641$210,00033$59,33320$47,700
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN28$104,42948$124,792361$131,15211$36,4552$254,00020$67,70011$56,364
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS14$120,2868$126,37582$131,4637$53,0000$00$01$36,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 22 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED50$172,02061$164,7050$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$129,18823$168,2171$40,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED7$233,7148$116,8750$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$08$215,3750$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$132,0000$00$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Madison County, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1,00371.8 years
Mary87978.8 years
William74874.4 years
John62275.7 years
Robert57772.1 years
Willie39375.1 years
Charles31271.1 years
George29974.2 years
Thomas27471.3 years
Annie25680.7 years
Most common last names in Madison County, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith40776.4 years
Jones39675.9 years
Williams37075.7 years
Johnson30575.7 years
Taylor23174.8 years
Brown22474.7 years
Davis20875.4 years
Cole16971.4 years
Moore16175.5 years
Harris15874.3 years
Businesses in Madison County, TN
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3Little Caesars Pizza2
Abercrombie & Fitch1Long John Silver's3
Advance Auto Parts2Lowe's2
Aeropostale1Macy's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Marriott1
Arby's2Marshalls1
Ashley Furniture1MasterBrand Cabinets6
AutoZone2Maurices1
Baskin-Robbins2Mazda1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's5
Baymont Inn1Men's Wearhouse2
Bed Bath & Beyond1Microtel2
Best Western1Motel 61
Blockbuster2Motherhood Maternity1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nike17
Burger King4Nissan1
Catherines1Office Depot1
Chevrolet1OfficeMax1
Chick-Fil-A3Old Navy1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Olive Garden1
Church's Chicken1Outback1
Cinnabon 1Outback Steakhouse1
Circle K2Panera Bread1
Comfort Inn1Papa John's Pizza1
Comfort Suites1Payless3
Cracker Barrel1Penske2
Curves1PetSmart1
DHL1Pier 1 Imports1
Dairy Queen1Pizza Hut3
Days Inn2Popeyes4
Dennys1Quality1
Domino's Pizza2Quiznos2
DressBarn1RadioShack2
Dressbarn1Ramada1
Econo Lodge1Red Lobster1
FedEx16Red Robin1
Finish Line1Ruby Tuesday1
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Rue211
Foot Locker1Ryan's Grill1
Ford1SAS Shoes1
GNC2SONIC Drive-In6
GameStop3Sam's Club1
Goodwill1Sears3
Gymboree1Shoe Carnival1
H&R Block4Spencer Gifts1
Hardee's1Sprint Nextel1
Hilton2Starbucks2
Hobby Lobby1Steak 'n Shake1
Holiday Inn2Subway10
Home Depot1Super 81
Honda1T-Mobile4
Hot Topic1T.G.I. Driday's1
Hyundai1T.J.Maxx1
IHOP1Taco Bell4
JCPenney1Talbots1
JoS. A. Bank1Target1
Journeys1Toyota1
Justice1Toys"R"Us1
KFC1U-Haul3
Kincaid1UPS13
Kmart1Vans1
Knights Inn1Verizon Wireless1
Kohl's1Victoria's Secret1
Kroger4Waffle House3
La Quinta1Walgreens5
La-Z-Boy1Walmart2
Lane Bryant1Wendy's3
Lane Furniture1YMCA2
LensCrafters1

Madison County on our top lists:

  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"