Waverly, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 4,146 (77% urban, 23% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.9%
 
Males: 1,993  (48.1%)
Females: 2,153  (51.9%)
Median resident age:

38.0 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 37185.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $42,192 (it was $32,614 in 2000)
Waverly:

$42,192
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,907 (it was $18,139 in 2000)

Waverly city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $132,218 (it was $74,800 in 2000)
Waverly:

$132,218
TN:

$191,900

Median gross rent in 2019: $626.

March 2019 cost of living index in Waverly: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 16.0%
(13.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 68.9% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Waverly, TN (2019)
    • 3,77090.0%White alone
    • 2195.2%Black alone
    • 1664.0%Hispanic
    • 160.4%Two or more races

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 41 registered sex offenders living in Waverly, Tennessee as of August 13, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Waverly is 102 to 1.


Crime rates in Waverly 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)
1
(24.2)
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
(24.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.2)
3
(72.6)
3
(73.3)
1
(24.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.2)
1
(24.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(48.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(262.7)
6
(142.3)
4
(95.9)
9
(214.2)
2
(47.7)
4
(96.6)
6
(145.5)
14
(338.2)
3
(72.6)
12
(293.4)
9
(220.1)
9
(217.4)
6
(146.6)
4
(98.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
18
(429.9)
11
(261.0)
13
(311.6)
10
(238.0)
14
(334.0)
34
(820.9)
18
(436.4)
16
(386.6)
14
(338.6)
8
(195.6)
13
(317.9)
21
(507.4)
11
(268.8)
9
(220.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
48
(1,146)
43
(1,020)
68
(1,630)
71
(1,690)
57
(1,360)
66
(1,593)
82
(1,988)
61
(1,474)
49
(1,185)
102
(2,494)
101
(2,470)
96
(2,319)
65
(1,588)
50
(1,225)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(47.8)
4
(94.9)
6
(143.8)
6
(142.8)
2
(47.7)
3
(72.4)
3
(72.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(48.4)
6
(146.7)
5
(122.3)
8
(193.3)
3
(73.3)
1
(24.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(23.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index132.395.1117.7138.591.1165.6145.0180.2154.8242.5194.4235.6151.786.0

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 Waverly, TN

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.19
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Ancestries: American (62.6%), French (3.2%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%), Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1838

Elevation: 546 feet

Land area: 8.13 square miles.

Population density: 510 people per square mile   (low).

Waverly, Tennessee map

23 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.6%
Tennessee:

2.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $979 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $753 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Clarksville, TN (40.5 miles , pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (57.3 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (398.1 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

McEwen, TN (2.9 miles ),
Bakerville-Bold Spring, TN (3.2 miles ),
New Johnsonville, TN (3.3 miles ),
Eva, TN (3.5 miles ),
Tennessee Ridge, TN (4.0 miles ),
Tennessee City, TN (4.0 miles ),
Erin, TN (4.1 miles ),
Camden, TN (4.1 miles )

Latitude: 36.09 N, Longitude: 87.79 W

Area code: 931

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

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 8 buildings, average cost: $87,700
  • 1998: 11 buildings, average cost: $71,800
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $81,600
  • 2000: 8 buildings, average cost: $75,100
  • 2001: 9 buildings, average cost: $97,600
  • 2002: 10 buildings, average cost: $105,900
  • 2003: 20 buildings, average cost: $94,100
  • 2004: 23 buildings, average cost: $94,100
  • 2005: 25 buildings, average cost: $82,100
  • 2006: 19 buildings, average cost: $120,500
  • 2007: 18 buildings, average cost: $120,600
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $108,800
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $70,000
  • 2010: 10 buildings, average cost: $123,800
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $216,000
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $188,000
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $48,300
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $165,300
  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $224,800
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $227,500
  • 2019: 2 buildings, average cost: $236,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Waverly, TN residents
Average permit cost in Waverly, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.5%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Historical population in Waverly, TN
Historical housing units in Waverly, TN
Most common industries in Waverly, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (9.2%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Chemicals (5.7%)
  • Public administration (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.2%)
  • Chemicals (8.6%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (5.2%)
  • Utilities (4.8%)
  • Paper (4.5%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.6%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (7.4%)
  • Public administration (7.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.2%)
  • Leather & allied products (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Waverly, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Construction laborers (5.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Cashiers (6.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)

Average climate in Waverly, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Waverly, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2009 was 6.16. This is significantly better than average.

City:

6.16
U.S.:

74.20
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 3.86. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.86
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2009 was 1.49. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.49
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2003 was 33.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.2
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Waverly-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 68% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/7/1971, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.6 miles away from the Waverly city center killed 3 people and injured 137 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 5/5/1999, a category F4 tornado 31.6 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and caused $290,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Waverly-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 262% 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 163.8 miles away from Waverly center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 118.2 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 163.7 miles away from Waverly center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 122.5 miles away from Waverly center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 131.5 miles away from Waverly center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 145.7 miles away from Waverly center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Humphreys County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 16, Floods: 14, Tornadoes: 9, Winds: 6, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Waverly topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Waverly:

  • (CLOSED) THREE RIVERS SNF/NF (451 HIGHWAY 13 SOUTH)
  • HUMPHREYS CO NURSING HOME (670 HIGHWAY 13 SOUTH)
  • WAVERLY HEALTH CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (895 POWERS BLVD)

Airports and heliports located in Waverly:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Waverly:

  • Austin Peay State University (about 40 miles; Clarksville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 8,621)
  • Bethel University (about 41 miles; McKenzie, TN; FT enrollment: 5,878)
  • Murray State University (about 48 miles; Murray, KY; FT enrollment: 8,930)
  • Columbia State Community College (about 51 miles; Columbia, TN; FT enrollment: 3,383)
  • Nashville State Community College (about 53 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 6,436)
  • Tennessee State University (about 54 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,341)
  • Vanderbilt University (about 56 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 10,518)

Public high school in Waverly:

Private high school in Waverly:

  • NATCHEZ TRACE YOUTH ACADEMY (Students: 77, Location: 415 SEVEN HAWKS LN, Grades: UG-12, Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Waverly:

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Library in Waverly:

  • HUMPHREYS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $141,701; Location: 201 PAVO AVENUE; 48,110 books; 1,244 audio materials; 920 video materials; 32 state licensed databases; 35 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Waverly: Waverly Industrial Park (A), Waverly Country Club (B), Waverly Volunteer Fire Department (C), Waverly City Hall (D), Humphreys County Nursing Home (E), Humphreys County Library (F), Humphreys County Courthouse (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Waverly Plaza Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Waverly include: Mount Olivet Church (A), Waverly First Baptist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Wyly Cemetery (1), McKelvy Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Waverly: Waverly City Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Humphrey's County Museum (201 Fort Hill Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Imperial Lodge (504 West Main Street) (1), Best Budget Motel (Highway 13 South) (2), Days Inn (15415 Highway 13 South) (3), Days Inn at Hurricane Mills (I 40 And Hwy # 13) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Humphreys County - Juvenile Court (Courthouse) (1), Circuit Court Judge (205 Court House) (2), Humphreys County - Circuit Court Clerk (Court House) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Humphreys 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 Waverly and their reported violations in the past:

NATCHEZ TRACE YOUTH ACADEMY (Population served: 225, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2006)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
MASON'S BOAT DOCK (Population served: 224, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SCEPTER INGOT CASTING, INC. (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2005), St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2005), St Compliance Meeting conducted (MAY-13-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-2005), St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2005), St Public Notif received (APR-08-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - In FEB-10-2004, Contaminant: DBP Stage 1. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-24-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-24-2004), St Compliance achieved (MAY-13-2005)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
TN RIVER MTN GETAWAYS CMPG (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-30-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-30-2009), St Public Notif received (MAY-21-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-2005)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
HAIR OF THE DOG (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Single Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2007), St Public Notif received (MAY-15-2007), St Public Notif requested (JUN-12-2007)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In DEC-2006. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-12-2007)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (FEB-01-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-12-2007)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In NOV-2006. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-05-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-05-2007), St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-12-2007)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-12-2007)
  • 25 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 47 other older monitoring violations
BOTTOMS UP BAR & GRILL (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2007), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-13-2008), St Compliance Meeting conducted (NOV-06-2008)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In AUG-2005. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-30-2005)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2005. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2005)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2005. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (2 times from JUN-30-2005 to AUG-05-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2006), St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2006)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-30-2005), St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2005)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-01-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2005)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-05-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-05-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2005)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2005)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ELLIS GROVE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
CLYDETON BOAT DOCK (Population served: 47, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2007. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2007)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-24-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-24-2007), St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2007), St Public Notif received (SEP-04-2007)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

64.0%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

5.0%
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: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Waverly in 2010:

  • 60 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 54 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Waverly in 2000:

  • 77 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 25 people in homes for the mentally retarded

Banks with branches in Waverly (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Waverly Main Branch at 208-210 West Main Street, branch established on 1929/01/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • First Federal Bank: Waverly Branch at 122 West Main Street, branch established on 1919/01/22. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $446.5 mil, Deposits: $373.3 mil, headquarters in Dickson, TN, positive income, 12 total offices
  • Regions Bank: Waverly Plaza Branch at 201 Waverly Plaza, branch established on 1962/07/26. 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
  • First Bank: Waverly Branch at 416 West Main Street, branch established on 1995/10/20. Info updated 2012/02/21: Bank assets: $2,074.4 mil, Deposits: $1,734.5 mil, headquarters in Lexington, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 54 total offices, Holding Company: First South Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Waverly:

Marital status in Waverly, TN
  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 46.2%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

For population 25 years and over in Waverly:

  • High school or higher: 85.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 2.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Tennessee average:

11.6

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Waverly, TN (based on Humphreys County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,49448
Mainline Protestant1,68711
Catholic6001
Black Protestant2712
Other--
None7,486-
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: 4
Humphreys County:

2.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Humphreys County:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

5.51 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 17
Here:

9.37 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

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

13.0%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Humphreys County:

30.0%
Tennessee:

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

13.1%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Waverly:

50.4%
Tennessee:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.5%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.1
Tennessee:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.4%
State:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Waverly:

10.4%
Tennessee:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
Waverly:

35.9%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

57.0%
Tennessee:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Waverly:

77.7%
Tennessee:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Waverly, 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 14$67,421$57,7890$0
Water Supply 7$26,122$44,7810$0
Streets and Highways 7$19,355$33,1800$0
Financial Administration 7$25,174$43,1550$0
Sewerage 4$15,017$45,0510$0
Solid Waste Management 3$7,407$29,6280$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 6$7,327
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$2,768
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$500
Welfare 0$0 2$4,108
Firefighters 0$0 7$425
Totals for Government 42$160,496$45,85622$15,127

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

  • Construction - Central Staff Services: $716,000 ($172.70)
    Sewerage: $500,000 ($120.60)
    Regular Highways: $180,000 ($43.42)
    Water Utilities: $10,000 ($2.41)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $1,040,000 ($250.84)
    Police Protection: $991,000 ($239.03)
    Sewerage: $875,000 ($211.05)
    Regular Highways: $526,000 ($126.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $260,000 ($62.71)
    Parks and Recreation: $230,000 ($55.48)
    Local Fire Protection: $216,000 ($52.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $36,000 ($8.68)
    General Public Buildings: $24,000 ($5.79)
    Health - Other: $4,000 ($0.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $34,000 ($8.20)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $96,000 ($23.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $223,000 ($53.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $140,000 ($33.77)
    Water Utilities: $68,000 ($16.40)
    Central Staff Services: $36,000 ($8.68)
    Police Protection: $25,000 ($6.03)
    Sewerage: $23,000 ($5.55)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,934,000 ($466.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $49,000 ($11.82)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $440,000 ($106.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $231,000 ($55.72)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $500,000 ($120.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $135,000 ($32.56)
    Fines and Forfeits: $126,000 ($30.39)
    Rents: $56,000 ($13.51)
    Donations From Private Sources: $16,000 ($3.86)
    Sale of Property: $14,000 ($3.38)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,604,000 ($386.88)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $370,000 ($89.24)
    General Local Government Support: $48,000 ($11.58)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $990,000 ($238.78)
    Property: $428,000 ($103.23)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $164,000 ($39.56)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $132,000 ($31.84)
    Public Utility License: $36,000 ($8.68)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $30,000 ($7.24)
    Other License: $25,000 ($6.03)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,176,000 ($283.65)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $912,000 ($219.97)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $264,000 ($63.68)

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

  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,090,000 ($745.30)

6.32% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,927 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.32%
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 Dickson County, TN  1.38% ($43,968 average AGI)
from Benton County, TN  0.46% ($45,226)
from Davidson County, TN  0.36% ($28,792)


4.73% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($39,958 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.73%
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 Dickson County, TN  0.94% ($33,081 average AGI)
to Benton County, TN  0.41% ($29,444)
Businesses in Waverly, TN
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1SONIC Drive-In1
AutoZone1Subway1
CVS1Taco Bell1
FedEx1U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS1
KFC1Walmart1
McDonald's1

Strongest AM radio stations in Waverly:

  • WPHC (1060 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WAVERLY, TN)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • 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)
  • WDKN (1260 AM; 5 kW; DICKSON, TN; Owner: EDMISSON & EUBANK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMUF (1000 AM; daytime; 5 kW; PARIS, TN; Owner: BENTON-WEATHERFORD B/CTING OF TN,INC)
  • WNKX (1570 AM; 5 kW; CENTERVILLE, TN; Owner: HICKMAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Waverly:

  • WVRY (105.1 FM; WAVERLY, TN; Owner: REACH SATELLITE NETWORK, INC.)
  • WAYW (89.9 FM; NEW JOHNSONVILLE, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WTPR-FM (101.5 FM; MCKINNON, TN; Owner: WENK BROADCAST GROUP)
  • WFGZ (94.5 FM; LOBELVILLE, TN; Owner: OHIO BROADCAST ASSOCIATES)
  • WQZQ-FM (102.5 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WCVQ (107.9 FM; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WRJB (95.9 FM; CAMDEN, TN; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING SERVICES, INC)
  • WJXA (92.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WNRZ (91.5 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: TREVECCA NAZARENE UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WMUF-FM (104.7 FM; HENRY, TN; Owner: BENTON WEATHERFORD B/C INC OF TN)
  • WNKX-FM (96.7 FM; CENTERVILLE, TN; Owner: HICKMAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
Waverly fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Waverly fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 68Number of bridges
  • 594ft / 181mTotal length
  • $34,438,000Total costs
  • 122,030Total average daily traffic
  • 13,081Total average daily truck traffic
  • 175,856Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Waverly, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31920-1929
  • 81930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 11950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 111970-1979
  • 221980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 42010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Waverly, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Waverly)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Waverly, TN)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Waverly)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA 46-350P (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING TIO-540-AE2A (350 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 945S, N945S, N-945S, Serial Number: 4636495, Year manufactured: 2011, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/2011, Certificate Issue Date: 05/18/2011
    Registrant (Corporation): Scepter Inc, 1485 Scepter Ln, Waverly, TN 37185
  • Aircraft: SOCATA TBM 700 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A66D (850 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 948S, N948S, N-948S, Serial Number: 1107, Year manufactured: 2016, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/2016, Certificate Issue Date: 03/07/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Scepter Aero LLC, 1485 Scepter Ln, Waverly, TN 37185
  • Aircraft: COMPAGNIE DAHER TBM 700 (Category: Land, Seats: 7, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-prop
    N-Number: 949S, N949S, N-949S, Serial Number: 1329, Certificate Issue Date: 08/04/2020
    Registrant (LLC): Scepter Aero LLC, 1485 Scepter Ln, Waverly, TN 37185
  • Aircraft: CIRRUS DESIGN CORP SR22T (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-550-K (315 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 970S, N970S, N-970S, Serial Number: 2078, Year manufactured: 2020, Airworthiness Date: 02/18/2020, Certificate Issue Date: 04/27/2020
    Registrant (LLC): Scepter Aero LLC, 1485 Scepter Ln, Waverly, TN 37185

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 47. The highest number of fires - 89 took place in 2006, and the least - 12 in 2002. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Waverly, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (52.4%), and Structure Fires (33.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Waverly, TN
    • 42352.4%Outside Fires
    • 26833.2%Structure Fires
    • 10813.4%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 81.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Waverly, TN
Most common first names in Waverly, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James11669.5 years
William11374.2 years
Mary10179.4 years
John7774.4 years
Robert6072.4 years
Thomas4073.5 years
George3674.3 years
Charles3367.3 years
Walter3273.9 years
Dorothy3073.4 years
Most common last names in Waverly, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4976.4 years
Curtis4369.0 years
Buchanan3878.6 years
Hooper3776.7 years
Bell3375.4 years
Johnson3270.7 years
Stewart3174.5 years
Davis3171.9 years
Baker2773.3 years
Carter2478.1 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Waverly, TN
  • 79.2%Utility gas
  • 19.5%Electricity
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Waverly, TN
  • 73.6%Electricity
  • 23.8%Utility gas
  • 1.6%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Waverly compared to Tennessee state average:

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

Waverly on our top lists:

  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in group homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards, hospices, and schools for the handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in long-term care (population 1,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #37 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+)"
  • #44 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+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military disciplinary barracks (population 1,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the deaf (population 1,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the blind (population 1,000+)"
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