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People

Total Population 3,596
Male Share of the Population 49.2%
Female Share of the Population 50.8%
Senior Citizens 24%
Employed Population 16+ 1,250
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 41.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 10.8%
Median Earnings25+ $21,974
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $12,807
Median Earnings With High School Degree $22,083

Wealth

Median Family Income $34,559
% Above Poverty Level 69.8%
% Below Poverty Level 30.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.6%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 33.7%
Median Gross Rent $546
Median House Value $81,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 14.2%
US/American 0%
English 10.3%
Irish 13.2%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Camden Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 50 miles NE of Jackson, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 73 miles W of Nashville, Tennessee
County Benton
Standard Zip Codes 38320
Phone Area Codes 731
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 36.058
Longitude -88.097

Camden Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WAVERLY
Distance 14.9 miles
Jan Temp 23 to 46 F
Apr Temp 43 to 71 F
Jul Temp 66 to 90 F
Oct Temp 43 to 72 F
Annual Precip 56 inches
Station HUNTINGDON WATER PLANT
Distance 18.3 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 43 F
Apr Temp 44 to 68 F
Jul Temp 66 to 88 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 54.7 inches
Station DOVER 1 W
Distance 32.1 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 44 F
Apr Temp 45 to 70 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 53.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Big Sandy 593 $35,625
Bruceton 1,779 $51,750
Hollow Rock 589 $33,854
Huntingdon 3,979 $48,340
New Johnsonville 1,934 $64,609
Waverly 4,113 $56,875

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2014, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Camden Public Libraries

Library
Benton County Library
121 SOUTH FORREST AVENUE
Camden, Tennessee
(731) 584-4772

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Camden Hospitals

CAMDEN GENERAL HOSPITAL
(Government - Hospital District or Authority)
175 HOSPITAL DRIVE
(731) 584-6135
Emergency Service: Yes

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Camden High Schools

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CAMDEN CENTRAL HIGH
115 SCHOOLS DR
731-584-7254
Serves 567 students.

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197 BRIARWOOD AV
731-584-1372
Serves 1 students.

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155 SCHOOLS DR
731-584-4492
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