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McMinn County, Tennessee (TN)

County population in 2019: 54,000 (40% urban, 60% rural); it was 49,015 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 8,658
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 6,567
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 14,936
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,640 (it was 4,785 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

32%

Land area: 430 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 126 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in McMinn County: 80.7 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Construction (26.1%), Manufacturing (12.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.5%), Educational, health and social services (11.2%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 51%
  • Government: 1%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 48%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in McMinn County, TN (2019)
    • 47,85797.6%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,2754.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,9544.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,0582.2%Two or more races
    • 4410.9%Asian alone
    • 2350.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 360.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 200.04%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

42.9 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years
Males: 26,278  (48.7%)
Females: 27,722  (51.3%)
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Average household size:
McMinn County:

2.0 people
Tennessee:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $45,518 ($31,919 in 1999)
This county:

$45,518
Tennessee:

$56,071

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $528 (lower quartile is $385, upper quartile is $669)
This county:

$528
State:

$716


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $152,877 (it was $76,200 in 2000)
McMinn:

$152,877
Tennessee:

$191,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $90,355 - $235,485
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,044
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $326

Institutionalized population: 592

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 7
  • Robberies: 5
  • Assaults: 125
  • Burglaries: 294
  • Thefts: 429
  • Auto thefts: 81

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

  • Murders: 3
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 117
  • Burglaries: 268
  • Thefts: 393
  • Auto thefts: 72
McMinn County, TN map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 63 buildings, average cost: $67,100
  • 1998: 58 buildings, average cost: $72,100
  • 1999: 46 buildings, average cost: $94,600
  • 2000: 61 buildings, average cost: $74,300
  • 2001: 45 buildings, average cost: $80,900
  • 2002: 49 buildings, average cost: $60,700
  • 2003: 59 buildings, average cost: $80,900
  • 2004: 76 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 2005: 69 buildings, average cost: $79,200
  • 2006: 71 buildings, average cost: $97,900
  • 2007: 64 buildings, average cost: $94,000
  • 2008: 41 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $127,500
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 13 buildings, average cost: $52,100
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $134,700
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $116,100
  • 2014: 14 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2015: 15 buildings, average cost: $114,400
  • 2016: 16 buildings, average cost: $84,800
  • 2017: 14 buildings, average cost: $118,600
  • 2018: 18 buildings, average cost: $112,100
  • 2019: 24 buildings, average cost: $103,100
Number of permits per 10,000 McMinn, TN residents
Average permit cost in McMinn, TN
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $684 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $600 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in McMinn, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in McMinn, TN in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in McMinn, TN in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 17.5%
McMinn County:

17.5%
Tennessee:

13.9%
(17.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.5% for Black residents, 18.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.6% for American Indian residents, 25.4% for other race residents, 29.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 42.9 years old
(Males: 42.7 years old, Females: 43.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.7 years old, Black residents: 35.5 years old, American Indian residents: 52.8 years old, Asian residents: 43.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.8 years old, Other race residents: 30.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in McMinn County is $407 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $489 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $585 a month.

Cities in this county include: Athens, Calhoun-Riceville, Etowah, Englewood, Niota, Riceville, Calhoun.

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

2018 air pollution in McMinn County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 7.5 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.0%
Tennessee:

5.0%

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

Current college students: 1,433
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 84.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,595 (36.4% naturalized citizens)

McMinn County:

3.0%
Whole state:

5.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4182010 or later
  • 5182000 to 2009
  • 3371990 to 1999
  • 1711980 to 1989
  • 411970 to 1979
  • 74Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 72.3%

McMinn County marital status for males McMinn County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 17,224
  • One, attached: 201
  • Two: 602
  • 3 or 4: 467
  • 5 to 9: 650
  • 10 to 19: 128
  • 20 to 49: 102
  • 50 or more: 195
  • Mobile homes: 4,038
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 88

Housing units in McMinn County with a mortgage: 7,924 (86 second mortgage, 663 home equity loan, 17 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 7,792

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

58.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for McMinn County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant31,806112
Mainline Protestant4,84923
Catholic9861
Black Protestant9666
Other4642
None13,195-
McMinn 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
McMinn County:

1.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 36
McMinn County:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 23
This county:

4.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
McMinn County:

11.3%
Tennessee:

11.4%

Adult obesity rate:
McMinn County:

32.7%
State:

30.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.6%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in McMinn County:

Average size of farms: 106 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $27,452
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $77.89
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 1.27%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 90.59%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $25,540
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 31.30%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.88%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $39,856
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 96.51%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 31.11
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 13.10%
Corn for grain: 1640 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 390 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1530 harvested acres
Vegetables: 172 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 44 acres

Earthquake activity:

McMinn County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 96% 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 86.6 miles away from McMinn County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 44.4 miles away from the county center
On 12/12/2018 at 09:14:43, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MW, Depth: 4.9 mi) earthquake occurred 15.6 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 196.2 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MW, Depth: 12.3 mi) earthquake occurred 86.6 miles away from McMinn County center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 160.6 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 Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: February 29, 2012 to March 02, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4060: March 16, 2012, FEMA Id: 4060, 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, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 10, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1839: May 15, 2009, FEMA Id: 1839, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, 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, 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 Heavy Rain, Flash Flooding, Incident Period: March 25, 1994 to April 03, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1022: April 14, 1994, FEMA Id: 1022, Natural disaster type: Flash Flood, Heavy Rain
  • Tennessee Ice Storm, Severe Winter Storm, Flash Flooding, Incident Period: February 09, 1994 to February 11, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1010: February 28, 1994, FEMA Id: 1010, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Winter Storm, Flash Flood
  • Tennessee Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3095: March 14, 1993, FEMA Id: 3095, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • 2 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in McMinn County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Flash Floods: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, 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 2019 - McMinn

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 17,438 (85.0%)
  • Carpooled: 1,590 (7.8%)
  • Bus: 25 (0.1%)
  • Ferryboat: 28 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 165 (0.8%)
  • Bicycle: 10 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 205 (1.0%)
  • Worked at home: 1,001 (4.9%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

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


  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (10%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (38%)
  • Honduras (27%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Colombia (4%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (4%)
  • Asia,n.e.c. (3%)
  • Philippines (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in McMinn County


  • American (35%)
  • German (6%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • English (6%)
  • European (3%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

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

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

  • 384 people in nursing homes
  • 158 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 110 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 35 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 16 people in other group homes
  • 6 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 6 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 3 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

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

  • 406 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 301 people in college/university student housing
  • 152 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 34 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 31 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 14 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,967.

6.89% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,679 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.89%
Tennessee average:

7.15%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.38% relocated from other counties in Tennessee ($22,755 average AGI)
2.51% relocated from other states ($15,924 average AGI)
McMinn County:

2.51%
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 Monroe County, TN  1.13% ($28,816 average AGI)
from Bradley County, TN  0.93% ($34,135)
from Meigs County, TN  0.51% ($34,591)
from Hamilton County, TN  0.33% ($35,783)
from Polk County, TN  0.25% ($30,543)
from Knox County, TN  0.24% ($37,682)
from Rhea County, TN  0.12% ($36,182)


6.37% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,682 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.37%
Tennessee average:

6.65%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.46% relocated to other counties in Tennessee ($26,721 average AGI)
1.91% relocated to other states ($11,961 average AGI)
McMinn County:

1.91%
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 Monroe County, TN  0.89% ($33,056 average AGI)
to Bradley County, TN  0.89% ($32,525)
to Meigs County, TN  0.47% ($34,163)
to Knox County, TN  0.46% ($40,313)
to Hamilton County, TN  0.41% ($42,608)
to Polk County, TN  0.26% ($35,702)
to Loudon County, TN  0.12% ($42,136)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in McMinn County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 12.4

Deaths per 1000 population in McMinn County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in McMinn County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 4.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in McMinn County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in McMinn County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in McMinn County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in McMinn County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in McMinn County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in McMinn County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 10,052 (7,677 aged, 2,375 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,191 (9%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,104)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (935)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (616)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (497)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (482)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (457)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (394)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (291)
  • Unspecified dementia (282)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (171)

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: 3.92
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,319
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 281
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 73,006

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,229
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,188
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 2

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 74

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 124.8. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 105.0
  • Other - 19.9

Household type by relationship:

Households: 54,000
  • Male householders: 10,897 (3,060 living alone), Female householders: 10,361 (3,398 living alone)
  • 10,610 spouses (10,524 opposite-sex spouses), 1,346 unmarried partners, (1,262 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 13,805 children (12,204 natural, 330 adopted, 1,271 stepchildren), 2,051 grandchildren, 193 brothers or sisters, 632 parents, 35 foster children, 1,246 other relatives, 1,680 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 1,236

Size of family households: 6,487 2-persons, 3,196 3-persons, 2,294 4-persons, 1,055 5-persons, 524 6-persons, 290 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,460 1-person, 854 2-persons, 20 3-persons, 67 4-persons, 10 5-persons.

6,396 married couples with children.
2,642 single-parent households (760 men, 1,882 women).

95.6% of residents of McMinn speak English at home.
3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (64% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 46% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $291,689,000 ($5,722 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $25,285,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $136,211,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $64,658,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,485,000
Federal grants: $62,091,000
Federal procurement contracts: $17,097,000 ($15,514,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $10,147,000 ($4,182,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,159,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $10,691,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,515,000

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

Births: 3,134
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,897
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +177
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,968
Here:

+38 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in McMinn County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.49 millions of gallons per day (47% from ground, 53% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.4

Year house built in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • Year house built in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • 7782014 or later
  • 5332010 to 2013
  • 2,8252000 to 2009
  • 4,8801990 to 1999
  • 3,1251980 to 1989
  • 4,3221970 to 1979
  • 2,4371960 to 1969
  • 1,7181950 to 1959
  • 1,2951940 to 1949
  • 1,6971939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in McMinn County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • 181 room
  • 1082 rooms
  • 2483 rooms
  • 1,3904 rooms
  • 3,6115 rooms
  • 4,0586 rooms
  • 2,3577 rooms
  • 1,6078 rooms
  • 2,2339+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • 1001 room
  • 2882 rooms
  • 8233 rooms
  • 1,5134 rooms
  • 1,4045 rooms
  • 8226 rooms
  • 3507 rooms
  • 1818 rooms
  • 1239+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in McMinn County, Tennessee
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • 42no bedroom
  • 3201 bedroom
  • 2,7172 bedrooms
  • 8,9623 bedrooms
  • 2,4654 bedrooms
  • 1,1165+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in McMinn County, Tennessee
  • 117no bedroom
  • 7651 bedroom
  • 2,3412 bedrooms
  • 1,8373 bedrooms
  • 4414 bedrooms
  • 845+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in McMinn County, Tennessee in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in McMinn County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in McMinn County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 451no vehicle
  • 3,2451 vehicle
  • 6,3322 vehicles
  • 3,2213 vehicles
  • 1,6874 vehicles
  • 8055+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in McMinn County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in McMinn County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 609no vehicle
  • 3,1271 vehicle
  • 1,5752 vehicles
  • 2163 vehicles
  • 674 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles

84.9% of McMinn County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in Tennessee.

McMinn County:

84.9%
State average:

85.5%

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

  • This state: 35,421
  • Other state: 16,527
  • Northeast: 2,975
  • Midwest: 3,995
  • South: 7,692
  • West: 1,894
Year householders moved into unit in McMinn County, TN
Most commonly used house heating fuel in McMinn County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 65.1%Electricity
  • 26.7%Utility gas
  • 3.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 3.1%Wood
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 81.8%Electricity
  • 11.1%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%Wood
  • 1.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 464
Here:

9.4%
Tennessee:

13.6%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 412
Here:

14.1%
Tennessee:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 702
Here:

41.5%
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

McMinn County government finances - Expenditure in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,257,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,077,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,623,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,342,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $474,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,447,000
    Regular Highways: $1,139,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $389,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $46,584,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,265,000
    General - Other: $3,025,000
    Regular Highways: $2,933,000
    Police Protection: $2,398,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,757,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,757,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,509,000
    Financial Administration: $1,041,000
    Health - Other: $730,000
    General Public Buildings: $397,000
    Local Fire Protection: $183,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $136,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $89,000
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
    Hospitals: $12,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $116,000
    Education: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $577,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $14,417,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $13,015,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,402,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,250,000
    General Revenue - Other: $407,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $322,000
    Interest Earnings: $201,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,971,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,531,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,015,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $34,349,000
    Highways: $2,658,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,550,000
    Other: $1,700,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,988,000
    Other: $1,123,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $496,000
    Other Selective Sales: $474,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $28,011,000

McMinn County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,257,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,077,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,623,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,342,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $474,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,447,000
    Regular Highways: $1,139,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $389,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $46,584,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,265,000
    General - Other: $3,025,000
    Regular Highways: $2,933,000
    Police Protection: $2,398,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,757,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,757,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,509,000
    Financial Administration: $1,041,000
    Health - Other: $730,000
    General Public Buildings: $397,000
    Local Fire Protection: $183,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $136,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $89,000
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
    Hospitals: $12,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $116,000
    Education: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $577,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $14,417,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $13,015,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,402,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,250,000
    General Revenue - Other: $407,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $322,000
    Interest Earnings: $201,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,971,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,531,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,015,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $34,349,000
    Highways: $2,658,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,550,000
    Other: $1,700,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,988,000
    Other: $1,123,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $496,000
    Other Selective Sales: $474,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $28,011,000

McMinn County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,257,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,077,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,623,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,342,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $474,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,447,000
    Regular Highways: $1,139,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $389,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $46,584,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,265,000
    General - Other: $3,025,000
    Regular Highways: $2,933,000
    Police Protection: $2,398,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,757,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,757,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,509,000
    Financial Administration: $1,041,000
    Health - Other: $730,000
    General Public Buildings: $397,000
    Local Fire Protection: $183,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $136,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $89,000
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
    Hospitals: $12,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $116,000
    Education: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $577,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $14,417,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $13,015,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,402,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,250,000
    General Revenue - Other: $407,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $322,000
    Interest Earnings: $201,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,971,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,531,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,015,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $34,349,000
    Highways: $2,658,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,550,000
    Other: $1,700,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,988,000
    Other: $1,123,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $496,000
    Other Selective Sales: $474,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $28,011,000

McMinn County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,257,000
  • Charges - Other: $3,077,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,623,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,342,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $474,000
  • Construction - General - Other: $3,447,000
    Regular Highways: $1,139,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $389,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $46,584,000
    Correctional Institutions: $3,265,000
    General - Other: $3,025,000
    Regular Highways: $2,933,000
    Police Protection: $2,398,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,757,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,757,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,509,000
    Financial Administration: $1,041,000
    Health - Other: $730,000
    General Public Buildings: $397,000
    Local Fire Protection: $183,000
    Libraries: $145,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $136,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $89,000
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000
    Air Transportation: $48,000
    Hospitals: $12,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $116,000
    Education: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $577,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $3,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $14,417,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $13,015,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,402,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $1,250,000
    General Revenue - Other: $407,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $322,000
    Interest Earnings: $201,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,971,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $16,531,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,015,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $34,349,000
    Highways: $2,658,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,550,000
    Other: $1,700,000
  • Tax - Property: $10,988,000
    Other: $1,123,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $496,000
    Other Selective Sales: $474,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $28,011,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,609
  • Number of aged recipients: 158
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,451
  • Number of recipients under 18: 184
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,071
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 354
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 694
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 691
Most common first names in McMinn County, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James49671.1 years
William40473.1 years
Mary31176.9 years
John30675.9 years
Charles24471.7 years
Robert21571.2 years
George14375.5 years
Walter9176.2 years
Roy9072.4 years
Margaret8876.4 years
Most common last names in McMinn County, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson14476.9 years
Smith14072.7 years
Williams11876.2 years
Miller11575.6 years
Brown11474.8 years
Johnson10974.9 years
Moses10774.8 years
Davis10375.4 years
Martin9972.6 years
Moore9773.4 years
Businesses in McMinn County, TN
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts2Lowe's1
Applebee's1McDonald's2
Arby's1Motel 61
AutoZone2Nike1
Bath & Body Works1Papa John's Pizza1
Blockbuster1Penske1
Burger King1Pizza Hut2
CVS2RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Red Roof Inn1
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid1
Cracker Barrel1Ruby Tuesday1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In2
Domino's Pizza1Sears1
FedEx4Staples1
GNC1Subway7
GameStop1Super 81
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Hardee's5Taco Bell1
Hilton1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul5
Jones New York2U.S. Cellular1
KFC2UPS6
Kincaid1Verizon Wireless1
Kmart1Waffle House1
La-Z-Boy1Walgreens2
Lane Furniture1Walmart1
Long John Silver's1