dcsimg

People

Total Population 3,578
Male Share of the Population 49%
Female Share of the Population 51%
Senior Citizens 24.4%
Employed Population 16+ 1,158
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 42.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 11.5%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $32,321
% Above Poverty Level 65.9%
% Below Poverty Level 34.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 18 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.9%
% Using Public Transportation 0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone 38.3%
Median Gross Rent $597
Median House Value $81,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 11.8%
US/American 0%
English 7.1%
Irish 10.7%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, 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 533 $28,750
Bruceton 1,641 $50,804
Hollow Rock 633 $34,205
Huntingdon 3,962 $48,017
New Johnsonville 1,960 $56,053
Waverly 4,111 $65,461

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Camden Public Libraries

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

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Camden Hospitals

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

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor's Programs in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • Lets undergrad students try classes before paying any tuition.
  • Has an average class sizes of 18 for undergraduate and 13 for graduate-level courses.
  • Offers numerous scholarship opportunities that can help students save up to $750 per term on their tuition.
  • Tends to educate degree-seeking online and campus-based students who are adult learners with families and students who work while pursuing higher education.
Programs
  • Graphic Design, Bachelor of Science (Online)
  • Internet Marketing, Master of Science (Online)
  • Music Production, Bachelors of Science (Online)
  • Full Sail’s curriculum combines elements of creativity, art, business and life skills, technical prowess, and academic achievement.
  • Full Sail offers accelerated programs, so a degree that would normally take four years takes 24 months on average.
  • Students work with industry-standard tools and technologies, allowing them to gain practical knowledge and real-world experience.
  • Join us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram to interact with our community, read about grad success, and see campus images.
Programs
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: Common Core State Standards Instructional Leader
  • M.Ed. in Curriculum & Instruction: The Inclusive Classroom (SPED)
  • Higher Education (EDD)
  • Concordia pursues online learning with the same passion and commitment to excellence that has marked our 110-year history. Our online degrees provides the same high academic standards as our on-campus.
  • #1 in M.Ed Degrees awarded by a Non-Profit University with over 8,000 M.Ed degrees that have been awarded to Concordia Online Students (Based on 2013-2014 IPEDS data); #3 MBA Program in Oregon (2015).
  • Your diploma and transcript is exactly the same as what students receive from Concordia’s on-campus program and carries the same value as a traditional degree
  • Concordia offers a variety of scholarships, grants, and awards designed to make the cost of a quality liberal arts education more affordable. Military benefits are available to candidates who qualify.
  • Concordia offers outstanding student-focused support including technical support and student service teams to assist you from initial contact through graduation. 
  • Concordia University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Programs
  • MA in Public Sociology
  • Doctor of Psychology, Mediation & Conflict Resolution
  • Doctor of Philosophy, Organizational Development and Leadership
  • Designated a 2015 Military Friendly School by Victory Media.
  • Received the 2013 Making a Difference for Students Award from Quality Matters.
  • Offers a free student app for smartphones and tablets, helping students keep up to date.
  • Has a Golden Key International Honour Society and SALUTE Veterans Honor Society.
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).
Programs
  • MSN in Clinical Leadership
  • MSN in Executive Leadership
  • MS in Finance

Saint Xavier University, Chicago’s oldest Catholic university, has a long history of educating students to prepare them for professional success and lay the foundation for personal fulfillment. Our online master’s degree programs reflect our values: to explore and respect different viewpoints, work for the betterment of the community, and engage students in the pursuit of lifelong learning.

Camden High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

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

BENTON COUNTY ADULT HIGH SCH
197 BRIARWOOD AV
731-584-1372
Serves 1 students.

BENTON COUNTY CAREER/TECHNICAL CENTER
155 SCHOOLS DR
731-584-4492
A Vocational School

Study Online in Camden

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Camden Government Officials


Are you an official in the Camden government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top