Algood, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 4,463 (94% urban, 6% rural).
Population change since 2000: +51.7%
 
Males: 1,729  (38.7%)
Females: 2,734  (61.3%)
Median resident age:

41.3 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 38506.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $37,907 (it was $27,205 in 2000)
Algood:

$37,907
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,203 (it was $15,478 in 2000)

Algood town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $151,863 (it was $74,300 in 2000)
Algood:

$151,863
TN:

$191,900

Median gross rent in 2019: $834.

March 2019 cost of living index in Algood: 82.2 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 23.6%
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  • Races in Algood, TN (2019)
    • 4,04594.0%White alone
    • 1884.4%Two or more races
    • 360.8%Hispanic
    • 150.3%Black alone

Races in Algood detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in Algood by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(30.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(30.4)
0
(0.0)
4
(116.6)
1
(28.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.1)
2
(56.9)
1
(28.0)
2
(55.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.1)
3
(66.4)
3
(65.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(60.7)
1
(29.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.4)
1
(28.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.1)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(61.9)
16
(485.9)
16
(475.3)
4
(116.6)
6
(172.8)
9
(255.2)
15
(421.9)
11
(312.8)
8
(223.7)
6
(165.8)
8
(212.2)
6
(138.8)
9
(199.2)
10
(219.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3
(92.9)
9
(273.3)
16
(475.3)
12
(349.9)
13
(374.4)
21
(595.4)
20
(562.6)
20
(568.7)
17
(475.3)
14
(387.0)
10
(265.3)
9
(208.2)
5
(110.7)
7
(153.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
73
(2,261)
106
(3,219)
108
(3,209)
126
(3,673)
82
(2,362)
105
(2,977)
133
(3,741)
122
(3,469)
92
(2,572)
65
(1,797)
116
(3,077)
118
(2,730)
135
(2,989)
157
(3,451)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(92.9)
0
(0.0)
6
(178.3)
2
(58.3)
3
(86.4)
1
(28.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(56.9)
2
(55.9)
3
(82.9)
2
(53.1)
2
(46.3)
13
(287.8)
8
(175.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(57.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(56.9)
1
(28.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index116.8348.3279.9292.7185.2222.6304.4291.2216.1183.0188.3180.7249.9259.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Algood, TN

Crime rate in Algood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 15 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.30
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Ancestries: American (44.7%), English (10.1%), Irish (6.7%), German (4.2%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), European (3.0%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1901

Elevation: 1115 feet

Land area: 3.84 square miles.

Population density: 1,163 people per square mile   (low).

Algood, Tennessee map

36 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,348 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,045 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (57.9 miles , pop. 68,816).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (73.4 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (408.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Cookeville, TN (2.0 miles ),
Rickman, TN (2.7 miles ),
Dodson Branch, TN (3.0 miles ),
Monterey, TN (3.3 miles ),
Baxter, TN (3.3 miles ),
Macedonia, TN (3.6 miles ),
Hilham, TN (3.7 miles ),
Livingston, TN (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 36.20 N, Longitude: 85.45 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 931

Distribution of median household income in Algood, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Algood, TN in 2019
Algood satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 7 buildings, average cost: $81,300
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $81,200
  • 1999: 19 buildings, average cost: $80,100
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $92,900
  • 2001: 5 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 2002: 7 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 2003: 40 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2004: 56 buildings, average cost: $150,100
  • 2005: 19 buildings, average cost: $126,000
  • 2006: 22 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2007: 22 buildings, average cost: $160,200
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $107,100
  • 2009: 15 buildings, average cost: $101,600
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $120,700
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $112,000
  • 2012: 12 buildings, average cost: $131,900
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $95,300
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $90,900
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $190,700
  • 2016: 16 buildings, average cost: $204,100
  • 2017: 23 buildings, average cost: $129,900
  • 2018: 11 buildings, average cost: $151,300
  • 2019: 11 buildings, average cost: $222,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Algood, TN residents
Average permit cost in Algood, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +612 (+26.3%).
Most common industries in Algood, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.9%)
  • Food (8.2%)
  • Educational services (7.4%)
  • Social assistance (6.7%)
  • Construction (5.8%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (11.5%)
  • Public administration (8.0%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.0%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Truck transportation (5.0%)
  • Food (5.0%)
  • Machinery (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (16.2%)
  • Food (11.4%)
  • Social assistance (11.1%)
  • Educational services (8.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Algood, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.3%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.4%)
  • Child care workers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.1%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.2%)
  • Carpenters (5.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.6%)
  • Engineers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (14.1%)
  • Child care workers (6.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Customer service representatives (5.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.0%)

Average climate in Algood, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Algood, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.4. This is better than average.

City:

56.4
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 2.13. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.13
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.72
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 44.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

44.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.03. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.03
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Algood-area historical tornado activity is near Tennessee state average. It is 43% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.4 miles away from the Algood town center killed 10 people and injured 51 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 tornado 20.9 miles away from the town center killed 7 people and injured 150 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Algood-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 132% greater than the overall U.S. average.

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 161.7 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 205.6 miles away from Algood center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 118.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 87.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 205.6 miles away from Algood center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 178.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Putnam County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 3, Winds: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Flash Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Algood topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Algood:

  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHABILITATION-MASTERS (278 DRY VALLEY RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Algood:

  • BETHESDA HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; COOKEVILLE, TN)
  • HIGHLAND RIM HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; COOKEVILLE, TN)
  • COOKEVILLE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; COOKEVILLE, TN)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, COOKEVILLE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; COOKEVILLE, TN)
  • COOKEVILLE HEALTH CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; COOKEVILLE, TN)
  • STANDING STONE CARE AND REHAB (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MONTEREY, TN)
  • STANDING STONE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MONTEREY, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Algood:

  • Tennessee Technological University (about 4 miles; Cookeville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 9,761)
  • Roane State Community College (about 52 miles; Harriman, TN; FT enrollment: 4,302)
  • Middle Tennessee State University (about 57 miles; Murfreesboro, TN; FT enrollment: 21,628)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 60 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,311)
  • Lindsey Wilson College (about 64 miles; Columbia, KY; FT enrollment: 2,552)
  • Trevecca Nazarene University (about 73 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,223)
  • Pellissippi State Community College (about 74 miles; Knoxville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,271)

Public high school in Algood:

  • WHITE PLAINS ACADEMY (Location: 288 E. MAIN ST, Grades: 5-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Algood:

  • ALGOOD ELEMENTARY (Location: 2525 OLD WALTON RD, Grades: KG-4)

Private elementary/middle school in Algood:

  • ALGOOD CHRISTIAN ELEMENTARY (Students: 18, Location: 2660 HIGHWAY 111 N, Grades: KG-8)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Algood: Algood Volunteer Fire Department (A), Algood Community Center (B), Algood City Hall (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Algood include: Algood First Baptist Church (A), Algood Methodist Church (B), Burtons Chapel (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Putnam County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Algood that have no violations reported:

  • ALGOOD WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 6,954, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.9%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.3%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
172 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
172 people in nursing homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Algood:

Marital status in Algood, TN
  • Never married: 31.4%
  • Now married: 35.4%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 18.4%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

For population 25 years and over in Algood:

  • High school or higher: 89.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Algood
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Algood, TN (based on Putnam County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant30,222124
Mainline Protestant4,45620
Catholic3,5001
Other1,2136
Black Protestant1801
None32,750-
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. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Putnam County:

2.29 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Putnam County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
Putnam County:

7.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 56
Here:

8.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.7%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Putnam County:

27.3%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.6%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.7%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.3%
State:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Algood:

29.0
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

17.9%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.7%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Algood:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Algood:

28.0%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Algood:

57.3%
Tennessee:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.2%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Algood, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 12$40,218$40,2182$2,329
Streets and Highways 4$9,229$27,6870$0
Water Supply 3$5,245$20,9801$200
Sewerage 2$5,903$35,4181$443
Financial Administration 2$7,861$47,1660$0
Other Government Administration 2$12,621$75,7264$575
Solid Waste Management 1$1,572$18,8640$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$1,329
Firefighters 0$0 14$2,082
Totals for Government 26$82,650$38,14623$6,957

Algood government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $775,000 ($173.65)
    Water Utilities: $144,000 ($32.27)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $873,000 ($195.61)
    Water Utilities: $758,000 ($169.84)
    Financial Administration: $690,000 ($154.60)
    Sewerage: $300,000 ($67.22)
    Regular Highways: $288,000 ($64.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $279,000 ($62.51)
    Local Fire Protection: $144,000 ($32.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($7.84)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $24,000 ($5.38)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $7,000 ($1.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $350,000 ($78.42)
    Local Fire Protection: $112,000 ($25.10)
    Police Protection: $27,000 ($6.05)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,108,000 ($248.26)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $71,000 ($15.91)

Algood government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $361,000 ($80.89)
    Solid Waste Management: $83,000 ($18.60)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $13,000 ($2.91)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $95,000 ($21.29)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $931,000 ($208.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $72,000 ($16.13)
    Interest Earnings: $36,000 ($8.07)
    Fines and Forfeits: $20,000 ($4.48)
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000 ($0.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,043,000 ($233.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $280,000 ($62.74)
    Highways: $96,000 ($21.51)
    Other: $87,000 ($19.49)
  • Tax - Property: $485,000 ($108.67)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $148,000 ($33.16)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $148,000 ($33.16)
    Public Utilities Sales: $70,000 ($15.68)
    Other License: $40,000 ($8.96)

Algood government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,774,000 ($397.49)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,719,000 ($385.17)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $55,000 ($12.32)

Algood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,984,000 ($2013.00)

7.75% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($38,773 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.75%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Overton County, TN  0.72% ($38,113 average AGI)
from White County, TN  0.68% ($28,339)
from Jackson County, TN  0.53% ($30,562)


7.15% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,926 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
Tennessee average:

6.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to White County, TN  0.68% ($33,606 average AGI)
to Overton County, TN  0.65% ($31,337)
to Davidson County, TN  0.44% ($34,407)
Businesses in Algood, TN
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1SONIC Drive-In1
McDonald's1U.S. Cellular1

Strongest AM radio stations in Algood:

  • WATX (1590 AM; 2 kW; ALGOOD, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WPTN (780 AM; daytime; 1 kW; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHUB (1400 AM; 1 kW; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WLIV (920 AM; 1 kW; LIVINGSTON, TN; Owner: SUNNY BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WSMT (1050 AM; 1 kW; SPARTA, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Algood:

  • WGSQ (94.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWOG (90.9 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: SOMERSET EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING FOUNDATION)
  • WGIC (98.5 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHRS (91.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • W206AJ (89.1 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBXE (93.7 FM; BAXTER, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WLIV-FM (104.7 FM; MONTEREY, TN; Owner: WKXN INC)
  • WKXD-FM (106.9 FM; MONTEREY, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WLQK (95.9 FM; LIVINGSTON, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • W265BC (100.9 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: JWC BROADCASTING)
  • WOWF (102.5 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: PEG BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMKW (89.3 FM; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WRKK-FM (105.5 FM; SPARTA, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWSR (105.7 FM; ROCKWOOD, TN; Owner: SOUTHERN MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTTU (88.5 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: TENNESSEE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY)
  • WZYZ (90.1 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: CHURCH FAITH TRINITY ASSEMBLIES)
  • W211AS (90.1 FM; SPENCER, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • WCLC-FM (105.1 FM; JAMESTOWN, TN; Owner: BIBLE BELIEVERS NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Algood:

  • WCTE (Channel 22; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: UPPER CUMBERLAND BROADCAST COUNCIL)
  • WFLI-TV (Channel 53; CLEVELAND, TN; Owner: CHATTANOOGA MEDIA HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WBXX-TV (Channel 20; CROSSVILLE, TN; Owner: ACME TV LICENSES OF TENNESSEE, LLC)
  • W57CZ (Channel 57; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Algood fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Algood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 17Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 30.1mTotal length
  • 138,990Total average daily traffic
  • 13,101Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Algood, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 141980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Algood, TN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Algood)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • OFFICERS CHAPEL, 4760 Hwy. 111 North (278150) (Lat: 36.214278 Lon: -85.425417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 91.5 m, Call Sign: WQTK450,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/21/2014, Expiration Date: 02/21/2024, Certifier: John Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Algood)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of fires - 30 took place in 2006, and the least - 2 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Algood, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (38.6%), and Structure Fires (36.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Algood, TN
    • 9338.6%Outside Fires
    • 8836.5%Structure Fires
    • 4619.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 145.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Algood, TN
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Algood, TN
  • 49.6%Utility gas
  • 44.5%Electricity
  • 3.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Algood, TN
  • 80.8%Electricity
  • 19.2%Utility gas


Algood compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Algood on our top lists:

  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in dormitories (population 1,000+)"
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  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in long-term care (population 1,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in military hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military disciplinary barracks (population 1,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the deaf (population 1,000+)"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in crews of maritime vessels (population 1,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the blind (population 1,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military ships (population 1,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • Chad T. Brummitt (8)
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Total of 16 patent applications in 2008-2021.