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People

Total Population 2,703
Male Share of the Population 47.5%
Female Share of the Population 52.5%
Senior Citizens 15.1%
Employed Population 16+ 927
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 49.8%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $40,208
% Above Poverty Level 74.2%
% Below Poverty Level 25.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home 0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 23.2%
Median Gross Rent $586
Median House Value $88,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 45.4%
US/American 0%
English 4.8%
Irish 7.7%

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

Decherd Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 43 miles NE of Huntsville, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 77 miles SE of Nashville, Tennessee
County Franklin
Standard Zip Codes 37324
Phone Area Codes 931
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.209
Longitude -86.079

Decherd 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 WINCHESTER 1 E
Distance 2.2 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 49 F
Apr Temp 48 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 48 to 72 F
Annual Precip 54.2 inches
Station BRIDGEPORT 5 NW
Distance 22.3 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 48 F
Apr Temp 44 to 72 F
Jul Temp 66 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 62.5 inches
Station SHELBYVILLE WATER DEPT
Distance 30.4 miles
Jan Temp 27 to 48 F
Apr Temp 45 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 89 F
Oct Temp 46 to 73 F
Annual Precip 57.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cowan 1,436 $37,393
Estill Springs 2,142 $52,069
Monteagle 1,436 $43,068
Sewanee 2,642 $95,156
Tullahoma 19,022 $46,291
Winchester 8,502 $47,875

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

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