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Townsend, TN (Tennessee) Houses and Residents

Townsend,TN index of house prices

Total population: 451 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 240 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 217 (121 occupied: 251 owner occupied, 24 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

9%
State:

34%

Housing density: 236 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $142,596.

Median contract rent in 2013: $513


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $486


Median gross rent in Townsend, TN in 2013: $663

Housing units in Townsend with a mortgage: 36 (2 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 50

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $52,616

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $42,224

Median monthly housing costs: $447


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Townsend, Tennessee Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $203,222 (it was $152,200 in 2000)
Townsend:

$203,222
Tennessee:

$140,300
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $109,600 - $337,828
Median year house/condo built: 1981

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 240
  • In family households: 200 (61 male householders, 7 female householders)
    73 spouses, 44 children (37 natural, 1 adopted, 6 stepchildren), 0 grandchildren, 2 brothers or sisters, 1 parents, 4 other relatives, 8 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 40 (14 male householders (14 living alone)), 26 female householders (26 living alone)), 0 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 49 2-persons, 12 3-persons, 5 4-persons, 2 5-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 40 1-person.

25 married couples with children.
3 single-parent households (2 men, 1 women).

96.1% of residents of Townsend speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 50% speak English well).
2.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 8 (3.3%)
(50.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.3
State:

4.2

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Townsend, Tennessee:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 252 bedrooms
  • 423 bedrooms
  • 244 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Townsend, Tennessee:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 62 bedrooms
  • 153 bedrooms
  • 14 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Townsend in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 0no vehicle
  • 281 vehicle
  • 482 vehicles
  • 123 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Townsend in renter-occupied apartments

  • 2no vehicle
  • 141 vehicle
  • 72 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 34 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Townsend, Tennessee:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 43 rooms
  • 64 rooms
  • 245 rooms
  • 246 rooms
  • 157 rooms
  • 158 rooms
  • 79+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Townsend, Tennessee:

  • 01 room
  • 22 rooms
  • 33 rooms
  • 54 rooms
  • 45 rooms
  • 86 rooms
  • 07 rooms
  • 48 rooms
  • 09+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Townsend, TN household income distribution

  • Townsend, TN household income distribution
  • 12Less than $10,000
  • 3$10,000 to $14,999
  • 11$15,000 to $19,999
  • 8$20,000 to $24,999
  • 11$25,000 to $29,999
  • 8$30,000 to $34,999
  • 2$35,000 to $39,999
  • 7$40,000 to $44,999
  • 10$45,000 to $49,999
  • 9$50,000 to $59,999
  • 11$60,000 to $74,999
  • 12$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Townsend, TN

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Townsend, TN
  • 7Less than $10,000
  • 2$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1$25,000 to $29,999
  • 3$40,000 to $49,999
  • 21$50,000 to $59,999
  • 38$100,000 to $124,999
  • 14$125,000 to $149,999
  • 12$150,000 to $174,999
  • 7$175,000 to $199,999
  • 42$200,000 to $249,999
  • 15$250,000 to $299,999
  • 38$300,000 to $399,999
  • 5$400,000 to $499,999
  • 39$500,000 to $749,999
  • 3$1,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Townsend, TN

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Townsend, TN
  • 3$200 to $249
  • 3$300 to $349
  • 3$450 to $499
  • 1$700 to $749
  • 1$800 to $899
  • 8$900 to $999
  • 2No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 11990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 7Before 1965
Townsend commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 10
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 15
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 8
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 6
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 10
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 8
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 2
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 4
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 13
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 8
  • 90 or more minutes: 3
Townsend, TN Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 66.7%
Number of people working at home: 7 (7.1% of all workers)

Townsend mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 76 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 14 (14%)
  • Walked: 2 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 7 (7%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 28
 English: 25
 United States or American: 18
 Scotch-Irish: 16
 Dutch: 15
 Other groups: 15
 Scottish: 13
 Irish: 11
 Norwegian: 7
 Pennsylvania German: 3
 Canadian: 2
 Polish: 2
 Russian: 2
 Croatian: 1
 French (except Basque): 1

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

  • 50%Germany
  • 50%Canada

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

  • This state: 133
  • Northeast: 18
  • Midwest: 26
  • South: 48
  • West: 7

65% of Townsend residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 49% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 20% lived in Tennessee.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 2
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 2
  • 11th grade: 1
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 37
  • Less than 1 year of college: 5
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 9
  • Associate degree: 1
  • Bachelor's degree: 15
  • Master's degree: 7
  • Professional school degree: 3
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 3
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 3
  • 11th grade: 2
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 2
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 40
  • Less than 1 year of college: 19
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 18
  • Associate degree: 2
  • Bachelor's degree: 10
  • Master's degree: 7
  • Professional school degree: 3
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

Townsend marital status for males
Townsend marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 192
  • One, attached: 5
  • Two: 2
  • 5 to 9: 14
  • Mobile homes: 4

Median worth of mobile homes: $99,073

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Townsend:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 61.1%Electricity
  • 38.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 46.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 46.2%Electricity
  • 7.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Tennessee:

9.5%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Tennessee:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 6
Here:

50.0%
Tennessee:

22.8%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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)