County population in 2012: 39,839 (39% urban, 61% rural); it was 38,276 in 2000 County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,291 County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 4,844 County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 11,061 Renter-occupied apartments: 4,715 (it was 4,120 in 2000)
% of renters here:
Land area: 433 sq. mi. Water area: 1.4 sq. mi.
Population density: 92 people per square mile
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Warren County: 81.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (23.2%), Educational,health and social services (18.8%), Retail trade (10.6%).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $541 (0.6%) Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $558 (0.7%)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 19.1%
(17.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.9% for Black residents, 38.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 33.7% for other race residents, 11.7% for two or more races residents) Median age of residents in 2010: 39 years old
(Males: 38 years old, Females: 40 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 40 years old, Black residents: 40 years old, American Indian residents: 41 years old, Asian residents: 32 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22 years old, Other race residents: 23 years old)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Warren County is $376 a month. Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $484 a month. Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $649 a month.
Notable locations in this county outside city limits:
Notable locations in Warren County: Wayside (A), Moores College (B), Warren County Fairgrounds (C), Hilltop Hog Farm (D), Center Hill (E), Vinson Cross Roads (F), Rock Station (G), Circle J Tree Farm (H), A 1 Tree Farm (I), Two Feathers Bison Ranch (J), Camp Woodlee (K), Camp Overton (L), County Park Dock (M), McMinnville Fire Department Station 2 (N), Campaign - Rock Island Volunteer Fire Department (O), Great Falls Hydro Plant (P), Centertown Community Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (Q), Collins River Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (R), Morrison Fire Rescue Department Station 1 (S), Collins River Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map
Churches in Warren County include: Eureka Church (A), Fall City Church (B), New Bybee Church (C), Mount Zion Church (D), Mount View Church (E), Mount Vernon Church (F), Shiloh Church (G), Jericho Church (H), Ivy Bluff Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map
Cemeteries: Hopewell Cemetery (1), Stroud Cemetery (2), Salem Cemetery (3), Hulett Cemetery (4), Webb Cemetery (5), Kirby Cemetery (6), Mount Zion Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map
Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Black Pond (A), Lake Karen (B), Boyd Brothers Lake (C), Great Falls Lake (D), Airport Lake (E), Harvest Farms Lake (F), O'Neal Lake (G), Mizer Swamp (H). Display/hide their locations on the map
Streams, rivers, and creeks: Long Hollow Branch (A), Locke Branch (B), Barton Creek (C), Laurel Creek (D), Hurricane Hollow Creek (E), Hoover Branch (F), Hills Creek (G), Hickory Grove Branch (H), Hickory Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map
Average size of farms: 108 acres Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $58,901 Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $1316.75 The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 83.52% The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 13.36% Average total farm production expenses per farm: $43,337 Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 35.80% Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 5.96% Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $59,700 The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 93.35% Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 26.54 Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.78% Corn for grain: 2559 harvested acres All wheat for grain: 1056 harvested acres Soybeans for beans: 5566 harvested acres Vegetables: 112 harvested acres Land in orchards: 17 acres
Warren County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is above Tennessee state average. It is 3.3 times above overall U.S. average. Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 4 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004. On 4/3/1974, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed one person and injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Warren County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 86% smaller 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, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from the county center On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from the county center On 10/12/2005 at 06:27:30, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 5.1 mi) earthquake occurred 72.0 miles away from the county center On 7/5/1995 at 14:16:44, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.2 miles away from Warren County center On 6/17/1998 at 08:00:23, a magnitude 3.6 (3.3 MB, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 79.9 miles away from the county center On 6/19/2007 at 18:16:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 25.6 miles away from the county center Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Most recent natural disasters:
Tennessee Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 2, 2006 to April 8, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1634): April 5, 2006, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1634, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
Tennessee Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3217): September 5, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3217, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: May 4, 2003 to May 30, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1464): May 8, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1464, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: November 9, 2002 to November 12, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1441): November 13, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1441, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
Tennessee Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 23, 2002 to March 20, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1408): April 5, 2002, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1408, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
Tennessee Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and High Winds, Incident Period: January 17, 1999 to February 1, 1999, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1262): January 19, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1262, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
Tennessee Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 23, 1998 to December 29, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1260): January 15, 1999, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1260, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
Tennessee Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: January 6, 1998 to February 12, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1197): January 13, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1197, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
Tennessee Ice Storm, Severe Winter Storm, Flash Flooding, Incident Period: February 9, 1994 to February 11, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1010): February 28, 1994, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-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: FEMA-EM-3095, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
4 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.
The number of natural disasters in Warren County (14) is near the US average (12). Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12 Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2 Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.2
Births per 1000 population in Warren County
Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5 Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7
Deaths per 1000 population in Warren 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 live births in Warren County
Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 7,023 (5,582 aged, 1,441 disabled) Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15% Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%
Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.53 Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 10455.27 Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 321.040 Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 53707.12
General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1433.850 Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1064.070
Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 30.42 Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 55.34
Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5.03
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1
Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 150.2. This is more than state average.
Mechanisms of suicide:
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
Firearm - 120.9
Other - 29.3
Household type by relationship:
In family households: 33,361 (7,733 male householders, 3,158 female householders)
8,050 spouses, 11,109 children (10,097 natural, 280 adopted, 732 stepchildren), 1,042 grandchildren, 328 brothers or sisters, 253 parents, 489 other relatives, 988 non-relatives
In nonfamily households: 5,898 (2,343 male householders (1,903 living alone)), 2,616 female householders (2,375 living alone)), 939 nonrelatives
In group quarters: 580 (479 institutionalized population)
Size of family households: 4,849 2-persons, 2,628 3-persons, 2,050 4-persons, 902 5-persons, 302 6-persons, 160 7-or-more-persons.
93.7% of residents of Warren County speak English at home.
5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (36% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 31% speak English not well, 16% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (69% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 12% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (23% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 41% speak English not well).
In fiscal year 2004:
Federal Government expenditure: $232,804,000 ($5885 per capita) Department of Defense expenditure: $6,881,000 Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $98,633,000 Federal other direct payments to individuals: $70,337,000 Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,974,000 Federal grants: $50,927,000 Federal procurement contracts: $1,936,000 ($583,000 Department of Defense) Federal salaries and wages: $7,998,000 ($1,753,000 Department of Defense) Federal Government direct loans: $1,429,000 Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $8,583,000 Federal Government insurance: $184,104,000
Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:
72 per 1000 residents
69 per 1000 residents
54 per 1000 residents
50 per 1000 residents
Net international migration: +629
+16 per 1000 residents
+8 per 1000 residents
Net internal migration: +180
+5 per 1000 residents
+18 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Warren County
Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 12.30 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Year house built
2005 or later: 410
2000 to 2004: 1,132
1990 to 1999: 3,384
1980 to 1989: 2,703
1970 to 1979: 3,385
1960 to 1969: 2,376
1950 to 1959: 1,870
1940 to 1949: 991
1939 or earlier: 1,224
Rooms in houses/apartments in Warren County, Tennessee
56% of Warren County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago. Out of people who lived in different houses, 68% lived in this county. Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Tennessee.
Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:
This state: 29051
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $70,000
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%
Year Householders Moved Into Unit:
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Warren County