Mount Carmel, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 5,294 (93% urban, 7% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.4%
 
Males: 2,749  (51.9%)
Females: 2,545  (48.1%)
Median resident age:

43.1 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 37645.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $56,001 (it was $36,599 in 2000)
Mount Carmel:

$56,001
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $31,130 (it was $16,702 in 2000)

Mount Carmel town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $173,995 (it was $87,200 in 2000)
Mount Carmel:

$173,995
TN:

$191,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $184,452; detached houses: $192,445; mobile homes: $68,542

Median gross rent in 2019: $709.

March 2019 cost of living index in Mount Carmel: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.9%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.7% for Black residents, 61.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Mount Carmel, TN (2019)
    • 5,11895.0%White alone
    • 1422.6%Hispanic
    • 480.9%Black alone
    • 400.7%Two or more races
    • 120.2%Asian alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Mount Carmel, Tennessee as of July 24, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mount Carmel is 1,378 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Mount Carmel by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.3)
1
(18.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(54.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(55.3)
1
(18.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(18.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(36.1)
1
(18.1)
1
(18.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(36.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
8
(149.9)
3
(55.2)
7
(127.8)
10
(180.6)
5
(90.5)
4
(73.0)
11
(201.5)
7
(129.1)
17
(310.2)
2
(36.6)
7
(129.1)
11
(202.7)
8
(149.7)
2
(37.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
16
(299.8)
20
(367.9)
8
(146.0)
19
(343.1)
17
(307.7)
19
(346.8)
18
(329.8)
13
(239.8)
14
(255.5)
26
(476.4)
16
(295.0)
11
(202.7)
21
(392.9)
7
(132.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
55
(1,031)
72
(1,325)
59
(1,077)
47
(848.7)
39
(705.9)
58
(1,059)
51
(934.4)
50
(922.2)
29
(529.2)
25
(458.0)
18
(331.9)
30
(552.8)
31
(580.0)
14
(264.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(112.4)
7
(128.8)
1
(18.3)
4
(72.2)
3
(54.3)
3
(54.8)
5
(91.6)
4
(73.8)
2
(36.5)
6
(109.9)
3
(55.3)
3
(55.3)
7
(131.0)
8
(151.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(18.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(18.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index106.8100.180.3110.777.6105.7122.885.4158.867.8108.4101.591.139.5

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 Mount Carmel, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.13
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Ancestries: American (47.6%), English (14.6%), Irish (6.1%), German (4.9%), Scotch-Irish (3.1%), Scottish (1.3%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1961

Land area: 6.84 square miles.

Population density: 775 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Carmel, Tennessee map

25 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.5%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,254 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,429 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Johnson City, TN (22.3 miles , pop. 55,469).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Charlotte, NC (138.8 miles , pop. 540,828).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (453.3 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Church Hill, TN (2.3 miles ),
Gate City, VA (2.5 miles ),
Kingsport, TN (2.5 miles ),
Weber City, VA (2.5 miles ),
Bloomingdale, TN (2.9 miles ),
Clinchport, VA (3.0 miles),
Beech Creek, TN (3.1 miles ),
Fall Branch, TN (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 36.57 N, Longitude: 82.65 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 423

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 32 buildings, average cost: $87,900
  • 1998: 55 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 1999: 64 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2000: 62 buildings, average cost: $72,000
  • 2001: 42 buildings, average cost: $84,500
  • 2002: 36 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2003: 38 buildings, average cost: $90,200
  • 2004: 28 buildings, average cost: $95,900
  • 2005: 32 buildings, average cost: $95,900
  • 2006: 30 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2007: 23 buildings, average cost: $114,800
  • 2008: 16 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2009: 10 buildings, average cost: $128,500
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $122,900
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $130,800
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $131,300
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $107,900
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2015: 6 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2016: 7 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $146,100
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $117,900
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $100,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Mount Carmel, TN residents
Average permit cost in Mount Carmel, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.4%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Historical population in Mount Carmel, TN
Historical housing units in Mount Carmel, TN

Population change in the 1990s: +522 (+12.2%).
Most common industries in Mount Carmel, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (13.0%)
  • Chemicals (12.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.3%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.4%)
  • Construction (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Chemicals (17.4%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.9%)
  • Printing & related support activities (5.3%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.2%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (27.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.1%)
  • Educational services (5.9%)
  • Chemicals (5.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.9%)
  • Printing & related support activities (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Mount Carmel, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (18.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)

Average climate in Mount Carmel, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Mount Carmel, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.0. This is about average.

City:

64.0
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 4.34. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.34
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.25. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.25
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.0520. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 3.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.0520
U.S.:

0.0098

Tornado activity:

Mount Carmel-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Tennessee state average. It is 73% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 30.4 miles away from the Mount Carmel town center injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 3/5/1955, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 9.3 miles away from the town center injured 6 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Carmel-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 32% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 133.7 miles away from Mount Carmel center
On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi) earthquake occurred 275.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 90.3 miles away from Mount Carmel center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB) earthquake occurred 55.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 59.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hawkins County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Fire: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Carmel topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mount Carmel:

  • ASBURY PLACE AT KINGSPORT (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; KINGSPORT, TN)
  • FMC WEST KINGSPORT (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; KINGSPORT, TN)
  • HOSPICE OF HOLSTON VALLEY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; KINGSPORT, TN)
  • WELLMONT HOLSTON VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 6 miles away; KINGSPORT, TN)
  • HOLSTON VALLEY HOSPITAL SNF (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; KINGSPORT, TN)
  • CHURCH HILL CARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; CHURCH HILL, TN)
  • HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 6 miles away; KINGSPORT, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Carmel:

  • Northeast State Community College (about 15 miles; Blountville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,480)
  • East Tennessee State University (about 25 miles; Johnson City, TN; FT enrollment: 12,774)
  • King University (about 28 miles; Bristol, TN; FT enrollment: 2,472)
  • Tusculum College (about 28 miles; Greeneville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,070)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 34 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Walters State Community College (about 42 miles; Morristown, TN; FT enrollment: 4,359)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 55 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)

Public elementary/middle school in Mount Carmel:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Mount Carmel: Mount Carmel Fire Department (A), Carters Valley Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (B), Mount Carmel Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Mount Carmel Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Mount Carmel include: Oak Grove Baptist Church (A), Mount Mitchell Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Kinkead Cemetery (1), Wills Cemetery (2), Liberty Hill Cemetery (3), Sivert Cemetery (4), Click Cemetery (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Mount Carmel: Mount Carmel Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hawkins County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

75.4%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.1%
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: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Mount Carmel (2011 data):

  • Regions Bank: Mt Carmel Branch at 130 W Main Street, branch established on 1930/01/01. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Mount Carmel Branch at 138 Main Street, branch established on 1975/03/01. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Mount Carmel:

Marital status in Mount Carmel, TN
  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 56.4%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 12.0%

For population 25 years and over in Mount Carmel:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Tennessee average:

11.6

Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Mount Carmel
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Mount Carmel, TN (based on Hawkins County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant26,592114
Mainline Protestant4,03435
Black Protestant5144
Other2482
Catholic1561
None25,289-
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: 8
This county:

1.41 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Hawkins County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Hawkins County:

3.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Hawkins County:

13.9%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.2%
State:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Hawkins County:

14.4%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.0%
Tennessee:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mount Carmel:

43.7%
Tennessee:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
Tennessee:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.9%
Tennessee:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.9%
Tennessee:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Mount Carmel:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mount Carmel:

36.5%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

54.7%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

76.9%
State:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Carmel, 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 6$24,470$48,9406$12,241
Streets and Highways 5$15,002$36,0050$0
Other and Unallocable 3$12,396$49,5842$2,772
Sewerage 3$11,472$45,8880$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,712$56,5448$3,900
Solid Waste Management 1$2,945$35,3400$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,635$31,6201$886
Financial Administration 1$3,567$42,8040$0
Firefighters 0$0 2$1,623
Local Libraries 0$0 3$5,744
Totals for Government 21$77,199$44,11422$27,166

Mount Carmel government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $525,000 ($99.17)
    Regular Highways: $355,000 ($67.06)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $321,000 ($60.63)
    Financial Administration: $233,000 ($44.01)
    Regular Highways: $141,000 ($26.63)
    Sewerage: $130,000 ($24.56)
    General - Other: $97,000 ($18.32)
    Local Fire Protection: $48,000 ($9.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000 ($7.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $37,000 ($6.99)
    Libraries: $35,000 ($6.61)
    Central Staff Services: $16,000 ($3.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($0.94)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $37,000 ($6.99)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $280,000 ($52.89)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,003,000 ($189.46)

Mount Carmel government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $929,000 ($175.48)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $500,000 ($94.45)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $425,000 ($80.28)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $80,000 ($15.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $355,000 ($67.06)
    Highways: $169,000 ($31.92)
  • Tax - Property: $1,101,000 ($207.97)
    Public Utilities Sales: $74,000 ($13.98)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $50,000 ($9.44)
    Other License: $10,000 ($1.89)

Mount Carmel government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $918,000 ($173.40)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $757,000 ($142.99)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $161,000 ($30.41)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,834,000 ($913.11)

6.45% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,903 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.45%
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 Sullivan County, TN  1.97% ($36,384 average AGI)
from Hamblen County, TN  0.49% ($28,396)
from Washington County, TN  0.45% ($38,337)


6.13% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,453 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.13%
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 Sullivan County, TN  2.11% ($33,881 average AGI)
to Hamblen County, TN  0.61% ($33,602)
to Washington County, TN  0.55% ($44,676)

Businesses in Mount Carmel, TN

  • Hardee's: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Carmel:

  • WGOC (640 AM; 10 kW; BLOUNTVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WPWT (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: INFORMATION COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WHGG (1090 AM; daytime; 10 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIO)
  • WKIN (1320 AM; 5 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGAT (1050 AM; 1 kW; GATE CITY, VA; Owner: TRI-CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJCW (910 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMCH (1260 AM; 1 kW; CHURCH HILL, TN; Owner: TRI-CITY RADIO, LLC)
  • WZAP (690 AM; 10 kW; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: RAM COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WKTP (1590 AM; 10 kW; JONESBOROUGH, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WETB (790 AM; 5 kW; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: MOUNTAIN SIGNALS, INC.)
  • WKPT (1400 AM; 1 kW; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WFGW (1010 AM; 50 kW; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Carmel:

  • WTFM (98.5 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WRZK (95.9 FM; COLONIAL HEIGHTS, TN; Owner: MURRAY COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCSK (90.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: KINGSPORT CITY SCHOOLS BD. OF EDUC .)
  • W223AA (92.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEYE (104.3 FM; SURGOINSVILLE, TN; Owner: TRI-CITY RADIO, LLC)
  • WPJO (99.3 FM; ELIZABETHTON, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCB (91.5 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: APPALACHIAN EDUC. COMMUNICATION CORP)
  • WETS-FM (89.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: EAST TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WXBQ-FM (96.9 FM; BRISTOL, TN; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCQR-FM (88.3 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, INC.)
  • W214AP (90.7 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WKOS (104.9 FM; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQUT (101.5 FM; JOHNSON CITY, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJDT (106.5 FM; ROGERSVILLE, TN; Owner: C & S BROADCASTING)
  • WMIT (106.9 FM; BLACK MOUNTAIN, NC; Owner: BLUE RIDGE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNCW (88.7 FM; SPINDALE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WBGQ (100.7 FM; BULLS GAP, TN; Owner: CHEROKEE BROADCASTING)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Carmel:

  • WKPT-LP (Channel 25; KINGSPORT, TN; Owner: HOLSTON VALLEY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WCYB-TV (Channel 5; BRISTOL, VA; Owner: APPALACHIAN BROADCASTING CORP.)
Mount Carmel fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Mount Carmel fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 282ft / 86.3mTotal length
  • $2,463,000Total costs
  • 49,440Total average daily traffic
  • 2,553Total average daily truck traffic
  • 76,450Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Mount Carmel, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 21990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mount Carmel, TN

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 623 Cherokee Drive Mount Carmel Tn (Lat: 36.549889 Lon: -82.670056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 83.8 m, Overall height: 88.4 m, Call Sign: WPTA946,
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.087 MHz, 851.112 MHz, 851.137 MHz, 851.162 MHz, 851.187 MHz, 851.212 MHz, 851.237 MHz, 851.262 MHz, 851.287 MHz, 851.312 MHz... (+223 more), Grant Date: 08/21/2001, Expiration Date: 08/21/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/16/2010, Certifier: Mary E Julius, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 36.550139 Lon: -82.649083, Call Sign: WRBS225,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.737 MHz, 451.187 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2018, Expiration Date: 06/04/2028, Certifier: Paul S Whitehead, Registrant: Land Air Total Communications, 144 Knife Works Lane, Sevierville, TN 37876, Phone: (865) 453-2300, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Carmel)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$114,11116$144,74382$141,7483$73,5104$70,5032$37,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$92,7506$162,4181$30,2300$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$162,8202$75,22524$113,6551$42,2501$108,8902$44,140
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$71,1001$212,63015$145,0491$17,1800$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$93,4303$128,0100$00$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0506.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$162,3905$161,170
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$95,8401$152,860
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$240,790
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$63,8900$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0506.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Mount Carmel, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Mount Carmel, TN - Value

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 14. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 28 took place in 2007, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Mount Carmel, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (44.0%), and Outside Fires (31.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mount Carmel, TN
    • 10744.0%Structure Fires
    • 7631.3%Outside Fires
    • 3112.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2911.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mount Carmel, TN
Most common first names in Mount Carmel, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1572.3 years
Charles1075.7 years
Robert1076.1 years
Ruth983.7 years
Mary980.9 years
George977.5 years
John983.9 years
Edith882.2 years
Betty874.6 years
William772.4 years
Most common last names in Mount Carmel, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Christian979.1 years
Lawson877.1 years
Arnold872.6 years
Smith877.4 years
Simpson872.0 years
Short778.9 years
Ellis780.8 years
Larkins778.1 years
Johnson677.5 years
Crawford677.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mount Carmel, TN
  • 68.0%Electricity
  • 29.1%Utility gas
  • 2.0%Wood
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mount Carmel, TN
  • 73.5%Electricity
  • 26.5%Utility gas


Mount Carmel compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Mount Carmel on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of English-only speaking households, population 5,000+"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: utilities (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people driving a car to work alone (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
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  • Gregory Alan King (2)
  • Kevin D. Collier (1)
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