Ardmore, Tennessee

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Ardmore, Tennessee

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Comparative Profile of Ardmore, Tennessee

Comparing Ardmore to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Tennessee (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 10 9
Senior Citizens 9 9
Age of the Population 8 7
Racial Diversity 7 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 7
Well-Paid Single Men 3 3
Male Share of the Population 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 7 8
Average Household Size 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 6 7
People in Middle Class or Better 5 7
Median Family Income 5 7
People Above Poverty 4 6

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 6 7
Public Transportation Use 5 5
Working at Home 3 4
Short Commute Times 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 9 7
Affordability of Rents 8 8
Affordability of Property Taxes 7 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 7
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
People Living Alone 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 2 3
Low Violent Crime 1 1

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Ardmore Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles NW of Huntsville, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 81 miles S of Nashville, Tennessee
County Giles
Standard Zip Codes 38449, 38453
Phone Area Codes 931
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 34.991
Longitude -86.846

Ardmore Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station ATHENS 2
Distance 15.4 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 48 F
Apr Temp 47 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 47 to 73 F
Annual Precip 58.3 inches
Distance 17.5 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 48 F
Apr Temp 46 to 71 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 73 F
Annual Precip 56.4 inches
Distance 23.9 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 49 F
Apr Temp 48 to 72 F
Jul Temp 70 to 89 F
Oct Temp 50 to 73 F
Annual Precip 57.5 inches
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Ardmore Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,082 100%
Male 488 45.1%
Female 594 54.9%
Under 18 244 22.6%
18+ 838 77.4%
65+ 230 21.3%
Median Age 40.1
Average Family Size 2.82
White 1,048 96.9%
African-American 19 1.8%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 0.6%
Other 4 0.4%
Mixed Race 3 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 15 1.4%

Estimated Ardmore Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,116
Growth 34
Growth % 3.1%

Ardmore Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 45.6%
Irish 11.7%
English 10.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.3%
German 7.6%
European 3.9%
British 3%
Scotch-Irish 2.3%
Dutch 1.1%
Swedish 0.9%
Norwegian 0.6%
Italian 0.6%
Welsh 0.3%
Hungarian 0.3%
Polish 0.3%
African 0.3%
Scandinavian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Ardmore, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Dellrose (38449, 38453)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Ardmore 1,082 $40,329
Elkton 510 $36,250
Fayetteville 6,994 $32,477
Minor Hill 437 $30,714
Pulaski 7,871 $37,219

Ardmore Public Libraries

Ardmore Community Library
Ardmore, Tennessee
(931) 427-4883

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