Watertown, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 1,523 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +12.2%
 
Males: 722  (47.4%)
Females: 801  (52.6%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 37184.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $49,794 (it was $35,662 in 2000)
Watertown:

$49,794
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,982 (it was $17,008 in 2000)

Watertown city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $144,686 (it was $73,500 in 2000)
Watertown:

$144,686
TN:

$191,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $158,652; detached houses: $164,965; mobile homes: $64,728

Median gross rent in 2019: $846.

March 2019 cost of living index in Watertown: 79.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 15.7%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.8% for Black residents, 3.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Watertown, TN (2019)
    • 1,28675.0%White alone
    • 23913.9%Black alone
    • 1297.5%Hispanic
    • 382.2%Two or more races
    • 150.9%Other race alone
    • 80.5%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Watertown, Tennessee as of September 29, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Watertown is 90 to 1.


Crime rates in Watertown 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)
1
(70.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(66.4)
3
(196.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(70.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(67.1)
1
(65.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(130.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(212.8)
0
(0.0)
6
(425.5)
5
(350.9)
3
(211.0)
3
(201.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(134.2)
5
(332.0)
6
(393.4)
3
(196.9)
5
(325.3)
1
(65.1)
1
(65.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
12
(851.1)
9
(639.2)
5
(354.6)
7
(491.2)
10
(703.2)
10
(671.1)
16
(1,050)
13
(872.5)
5
(332.0)
6
(393.4)
7
(459.3)
10
(650.6)
3
(195.2)
6
(395.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
41
(2,908)
28
(1,989)
20
(1,418)
10
(701.8)
19
(1,336)
17
(1,141)
19
(1,247)
22
(1,477)
12
(796.8)
7
(459.0)
13
(853.0)
11
(715.7)
6
(390.4)
6
(395.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(212.8)
3
(213.1)
3
(212.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.3)
1
(67.1)
1
(65.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(196.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(65.1)
1
(65.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(70.9)
2
(142.0)
1
(70.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(65.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(132.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index256.7141.3261.7132.6206.8158.4148.3147.0174.6282.0121.4178.347.561.9

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 Watertown, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Ancestries: American (19.8%), Irish (11.9%), Scotch-Irish (5.1%), Polish (3.7%), German (3.5%), English (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1905

Elevation: 667 feet

Land area: 1.25 square miles.

Population density: 1,216 people per square mile   (low).

Watertown, Tennessee map

58 residents are foreign born (2.6% Latin America, 0.3% North America).

This city:

3.3%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $831 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $786 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Murfreesboro, TN (22.1 miles , pop. 68,816).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (35.1 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (405.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Alexandria, TN (2.5 miles ),
Auburntown, TN (3.3 miles ),
Liberty, TN (3.4 miles ),
Underhill, TN (3.4 miles ),
Dowelltown, TN (3.5 miles ),
Northeast Wilson, TN (3.5 miles ),
Gordonsville, TN (3.6 miles ),
Lebanon, TN (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 36.10 N, Longitude: 86.14 W

Area code: 615

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 12 buildings, average cost: $57,700
  • 1998: 8 buildings, average cost: $56,700
  • 1999: 6 buildings, average cost: $88,100
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $58,600
  • 2001: 7 buildings, average cost: $40,900
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,300
  • 2005: 5 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $81,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $54,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $103,500
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2013: 5 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $74,400
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $143,100
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $143,100
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $182,100
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $162,600
Number of permits per 10,000 Watertown, TN residents
Average permit cost in Watertown, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.9%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Population change in the 1990s: +56 (+4.3%).
Most common industries in Watertown, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.2%)
  • Truck transportation (5.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.9%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (16.1%)
  • Truck transportation (7.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (7.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.4%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.2%)
  • Paper (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (12.7%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Watertown, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Child care workers (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.7%)
  • Cashiers (5.6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.3%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)

Average climate in Watertown, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Watertown, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 11.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

11.1
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 1.77. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.77
U.S.:

1.79

Tornado activity:

Watertown-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/24/1997, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 23.1 miles away from the Watertown city center injured 18 people and caused $5 million in damages.

On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 42.2 miles away from the city center killed 16 people and injured 190 people.

Earthquake activity:

Watertown-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 163% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 189.0 miles away from Watertown 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 114.7 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 189.0 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 189.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 158.9 miles away from Watertown center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 123.6 miles away from Watertown 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 Wilson County (10) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Tornadoes: 6, Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Winds: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Watertown topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Watertown:

  • QUALITY CARE HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; LEBANON, TN)
  • CAREALL HOMECARE SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; LEBANON, TN)
  • MCFARLAND HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; LEBANON, TN)
  • LEBANON HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LEBANON, TN)
  • UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; LEBANON, TN)
  • DCI LEBANON (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; LEBANON, TN)
  • DONELSON HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; LEBANON, TN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Watertown:

  • Middle Tennessee State University (about 22 miles; Murfreesboro, TN; Full-time enrollment: 21,628)
  • Volunteer State Community College (about 28 miles; Gallatin, TN; FT enrollment: 5,311)
  • Trevecca Nazarene University (about 35 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,223)
  • Tennessee Technological University (about 36 miles; Cookeville, TN; FT enrollment: 9,761)
  • Belmont University (about 37 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,795)
  • Lipscomb University (about 38 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,827)
  • Vanderbilt University (about 38 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 10,518)

Public high school in Watertown:

Public elementary/middle schools in Watertown:

  • WATERTOWN ELEMENTARY (Students: 589, Location: 741 WEST MAIN ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • WATERTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 515 W. MAIN ST, Grades: 6-8)
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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Watertown: Wilson Emergency Management Agency Station 2 Watertown (A), Watertown Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Watertown: Watertown Church of Christ (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Waters Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Beech Log Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Watertown and their reported violations in the past:

WATERTOWN WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 1,868, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT/SOWT Treatment Installation/Demonstration - In JUL-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-17-2007), St Public Notif requested (JAN-17-2007), St Public Notif received (MAR-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (MAY-02-2007)
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.5%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.2%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in Watertown (2011 data):

  • Wilson Bank and Trust: Watertown Branch at 101 Public Square, branch established on 1977/08/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,567.4 mil, Deposits: $1,398.3 mil, headquarters in Lebanon, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 25 total offices, Holding Company: Wilson Bank Holding Company

For population 15 years and over in Watertown:

Marital status in Watertown, TN
  • Never married: 26.0%
  • Now married: 46.9%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 13.9%

For population 25 years and over in Watertown:

  • High school or higher: 81.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 36.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Tennessee average:

11.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Watertown, TN (based on Wilson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant41,655121
Mainline Protestant7,84326
Black Protestant1,67410
Other1,3537
Catholic9001
None60,568-
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
Here:

1.51 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 49
Wilson County:

4.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 65
Here:

6.12 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

9.9%
State:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.3%
State:

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

12.5%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.8%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.1%
Tennessee:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Watertown:

29.2
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

20.2%
Tennessee:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.3%
Tennessee:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Watertown:

6.8
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.3%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Watertown:

56.7%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.2%
Tennessee:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Watertown, 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
Financial Administration 3$6,141$24,5640$0
Streets and Highways 2$4,421$26,5260$0
Solid Waste Management 2$5,210$31,2600$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,573$30,8760$0
Sewerage 1$4,586$55,0320$0
Other and Unallocable 1$5,643$67,7160$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 4$6,192
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 2$4,942
Totals for Government 10$28,574$34,2896$11,134

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

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $263,000 ($172.69)
    Water Utilities: $219,000 ($143.80)
    Regular Highways: $161,000 ($105.71)
    General - Other: $101,000 ($66.32)
    Financial Administration: $38,000 ($24.95)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $76,000 ($49.90)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $254,000 ($166.78)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $219,000 ($143.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $61,000 ($40.05)
  • Tax - Property: $92,000 ($60.41)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $70,000 ($45.96)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $19,000 ($12.48)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $4,000 ($2.63)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $1,000 ($0.66)

9.65% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($61,608 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.65%
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 Davidson County, TN  3.51% ($57,607 average AGI)
from Rutherford County, TN  0.81% ($47,782)
from Sumner County, TN  0.46% ($60,026)


7.39% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($55,906 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.39%
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 Davidson County, TN  2.13% ($48,959 average AGI)
to Rutherford County, TN  0.78% ($45,582)
to Sumner County, TN  0.53% ($52,631)

Strongest AM radio stations in Watertown:

  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WMGC (810 AM; 5 kW; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: RADIO 810 NASHVILLE, LIMITED)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WFLI (1070 AM; 50 kW; LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, TN; Owner: WFLI, INC.)
  • WHIN (1010 AM; 5 kW; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: WHIN, INC.)
  • WYFN (980 AM; 5 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: BIBLE BRADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCOR (900 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, TN)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Watertown:

  • WMOT (89.5 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WANT (98.9 FM; LEBANON, TN; Owner: BAY-POINTE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGFX (104.5 FM; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFMQ (91.5 FM; LEBANON, TN; Owner: CUMBERLAND UNIVERSITY)
  • WMAK (96.3 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WWTN (99.7 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRLT (100.1 FM; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: TUNED-IN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WRVW (107.5 FM; LEBANON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSM-FM (95.5 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKDF (103.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNRQ (105.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBUZ (102.9 FM; LA VERGNE, TN; Owner: WYCQ, INC)
  • WSIX-FM (97.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGSQ (94.7 FM; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPLN-FM (90.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WAYM (88.7 FM; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WUCZ (104.1 FM; CARTHAGE, TN; Owner: WOOD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNPL (106.7 FM; BELLE MEADE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFCM-FM (91.7 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WBOZ (104.9 FM; WOODBURY, TN; Owner: REACH SATELLITE NETWORK)

TV broadcast stations around Watertown:

  • WHTN (Channel 39; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPGD (Channel 50; HENDERSONVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTVF (Channel 5; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NEWSCHANNEL 5 NETWORK, LP)
  • WNAB (Channel 58; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE LICENSE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WNPX (Channel 28; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUXP-TV (Channel 30; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WUXP LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WSMV-TV (Channel 4; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WKRN-TV (Channel 2; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WKRN, G.P.)
  • WZTV (Channel 17; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WZTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WJFB (Channel 66; LEBANON, TN; Owner: BRYANT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNPT (Channel 8; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WETV-LP (Channel 11; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: CHANNEL ELEVEN, INC.)
  • WHRT-LP (Channel 27; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: LANDMARK ARTS, INC.)
  • W11BD (Channel 11; LEBANON, TN; Owner: JOE F. BRYANT, MD)

Watertown fatal accident list:

Jun 17, 2018 11:36 AM, Us-70 Sr-26 Sparta Pk, Lat: 36.096781, Lon: -86.144511, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Apr 17, 2011 04:11 PM, Simmons Bluff Road, Lat: 36.025644, Lon: -86.307300, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 12, 2008 08:00 AM, Sr-267, Lat: 36.059060, Lon: -86.145470, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 27, 1995 08:38 AM, Sr26, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Jun 24, 1995 03:10 AM, Sr26, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Sep 13, 1992 09:10 PM, Sr26, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
May 23, 1986 07:45 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 39Number of bridges
  • 223ft / 67.5mTotal length
  • $7,142,000Total costs
  • 70,200Total average daily traffic
  • 3,450Total average daily truck traffic
  • 104,048Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Watertown, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31910-1919
  • 31920-1929
  • 21930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 91950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 31990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Watertown, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Watertown)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • West Main St (Lat: 36.099500 Lon: -86.135833), Call Sign: KRD984,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.3600 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2015, Expiration Date: 10/02/2025, Registrant: Watertown Fire, 160c South Statesville Avenue, Watertown, TN 37184, Phone: (615) 202-6651, Email:
  • West Main St (Lat: 36.099500 Lon: -86.135833), Call Sign: KRD985,
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.3200 MHz, Grant Date: 08/25/2015, Expiration Date: 10/02/2025, Registrant: Watertown Fire, 160c South Statesville Avenue, Watertown, TN 37184, Phone: (931) 202-6651, Email:
  • Police Dept Public Square (Lat: 36.102278 Lon: -86.133611), Call Sign: KNCC967,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.205 MHz, Grant Date: 11/27/1996, Expiration Date: 12/03/2001, Cancellation Date: 05/05/2002, Registrant: State Of Tennessee, 426 Fifth Ave N Cordell Hull Bldg, Nashville, TN 37247-0701, Phone: (615) 741-2584
  • 1674 Smith Hollow Rd (Lat: 36.073472 Lon: -86.161111), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNGN578,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz, Grant Date: 03/29/2013, Expiration Date: 05/12/2023, Registrant: Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation, 555 New Salem Highway, Murfreesboro, TN 37129, Phone: (615) 494-1512, Fax: (615) 895-3594, Email:
  • Mount Defiance (Lat: 36.073944 Lon: -86.161667), Call Sign: WXN861,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.050 MHz, Grant Date: 11/06/2001, Expiration Date: 01/21/2012, Cancellation Date: 03/24/2012, Registrant: Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation, 555 New Salem Road, Murfreesboro, TN 37129, Phone: (615) 494-1500, Fax: (615) 895-3594, Email:
  • T. Defiance Rptr, Towers At End Of Wright Rd. (Lat: 36.073889 Lon: -86.160694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 10.6 m, Call Sign: WPWH284,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.087 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2012, Expiration Date: 11/15/2022, Certifier: Eddie Harris, Registrant: Dexter Fortson Associates, Inc., 910 Ploof Drive, Hueytown, AL 35023, Phone: (205) 432-2700, Fax: (205) 491-4751, Email:
  • POPLAR HILL PS, Pump Station On Poplar Hill Rd., 6.8km Nw Of Watertown (Lat: 36.153917 Lon: -86.170111), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQGX268,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.087 MHz, Grant Date: 02/23/2017, Expiration Date: 05/11/2027, Certifier: Eddie Harris, Registrant: Dexter Fortson Associates, Inc., 910 Ploof Drive, Hueytown, AL 35023, Phone: (205) 432-2700, Fax: (205) 491-4751, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

57 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Watertown)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

2
  • JA LAWSON & ASSOCIATES LLC, 1888 Linwood Rd, Watertown, TN 37184
    Certificate: 02-0072 (LLC), Certificate Issue Date: 01/10/2002, Expiration Date: 01/09/2003
  • JA LAWSON & ASSOCIATES LLC, 1888 Linwood Rd, Watertown, TN 37184
    Certificate: 02-0072 (Corporation), Certificate Issue Date: 01/10/2002, Expiration Date: 01/09/2003

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3439E, N3439E, N-3439E, Serial Number: 7AC-6838, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 08/15/1957, Certificate Issue Date: 04/19/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Myron G Lasater, 420 Hale Rd # B, Watertown, TN 37184
  • Aircraft: T.E.A.M. AIR-BIKE (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 447 (40 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 3141M, N3141M, N-3141M, Serial Number: AB-213 AM-W, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 07/13/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 05/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): James C Robertson, 224 Silver St, Watertown, TN 37184
  • Aircraft: LIGHT MINIATURE AIRCRAFT LM-1U (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 SERIES (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1675L, N1675L, N-1675L, Serial Number: 1004, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 07/25/2007
    Registrant (Individual): James C Roberston, 224 Silver St, Watertown, TN 37184
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 08/09/2018

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$174,630
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$69,020
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0310.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Watertown, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Watertown, 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 32. The highest number of reported fires - 71 took place in 2007, and the least - 2 in 2002. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Watertown, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (45.4%), and Structure Fires (39.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Watertown, TN
    • 24745.4%Outside Fires
    • 21539.5%Structure Fires
    • 5810.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 244.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Watertown, TN
Most common first names in Watertown, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5272.9 years
John5074.9 years
Mary3977.3 years
William3571.5 years
Robert3073.8 years
Willie2177.1 years
Thomas2075.5 years
Charles1465.1 years
Jessie1277.0 years
Margaret1277.7 years
Most common last names in Watertown, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Williams2980.2 years
Patton2580.7 years
Smith2372.3 years
Bass2175.9 years
Oakley1881.9 years
Jennings1779.9 years
Phillips1673.1 years
Hudson1582.9 years
Vantrease1474.6 years
Neal1279.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Watertown, TN
  • 58.8%Utility gas
  • 40.2%Electricity
  • 1.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Watertown, TN
  • 59.3%Electricity
  • 40.3%Utility gas
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Watertown compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
There are 11 pilots and 20 other airmen in this city.
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