Friendship, Tennessee

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High Points

Friendship strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Tennessee):

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Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 11% Friendship Racial Diversity
Low Property Crime
(vs. State)
Top 16% Friendship Low Property Crime
Low Violent Crime
(vs. State)
Top 19% Friendship Low Violent Crime

Comparative Profile of Friendship, Tennessee

Comparing Friendship 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
Racial Diversity 9 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 8
Female Share of the Population 6 5
Senior Citizens 6 6
Age of the Population 6 5
Male Share of the Population 5 7
Well-Paid Single Men 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 6 7
Portion of People Married 4 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Median Family Income 4 5
College Educated Adults 3 3
People in Middle Class or Better 2 3
People Above Poverty 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 6 6
Short Commute Times 3 3
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 7
Affordability of Rents 8 7
People Living Alone 6 5
Housing Recently Built 6 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 7 9
Low Violent Crime 6 9

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Friendship Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 31 miles NW of Jackson, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 69 miles NE of Memphis, Tennessee
County Crockett
Standard Zip Codes 38034
Phone Area Codes 731
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.908
Longitude -89.245

Friendship Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 11.4 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 46 F
Apr Temp 51 to 71 F
Jul Temp 72 to 91 F
Oct Temp 52 to 73 F
Annual Precip 50.3 inches
Distance 14.4 miles
Jan Temp 26 to 44 F
Apr Temp 48 to 70 F
Jul Temp 69 to 90 F
Oct Temp 46 to 72 F
Annual Precip 52.7 inches
Distance 28.2 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 47 F
Apr Temp 49 to 72 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 73 F
Annual Precip 54.7 inches
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Friendship Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 608 100%
Male 291 47.9%
Female 317 52.1%
Under 18 161 26.5%
18+ 447 73.5%
65+ 98 16.1%
Median Age 37.9
Average Family Size 2.97
White 519 85.4%
African-American 71 11.7%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.3%
Other 13 2.1%
Mixed Race 3 0.5%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 21 3.5%

Estimated Friendship Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 612
Growth 4
Growth % 0.7%

Friendship 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 45.5%
US/American 28.4%
Irish 8.2%
English 8.2%
German 3.2%
Dutch 2.3%
French (except Basque) 1.5%
Italian 1.2%
Greek 0.9%
Scotch-Irish 0.6%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Friendship 608 $35,909
Alamo 2,392 $38,295
Dyersburg 17,452 $34,754
Gates 901 $29,653
Halls 2,311 $29,063
Maury City 704 $33,250
Newbern 2,988 $36,853
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Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.

  • Programs: Master of Public Health
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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MSHUS- Organizational and Social Services, MS in Psychology - Addictions, AAS in Business Administration - Small Business Management, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate, Bachelor

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  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Industrial Organizational Psychology, Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Community Psychology
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