Maury City, Tennessee

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Maury City, Tennessee

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Maury City Racial Diversity
Low Violent Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Maury City Low Violent Crime
Public Transportation Use
(vs. State)
Top 12% Maury City Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Maury City, Tennessee

Comparing Maury City 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 10 10
Female Share of the Population 7 6
Well-Paid Single Women 7 8
Age of the Population 7 6
Senior Citizens 6 6
Well-Paid Single Men 6 8
Male Share of the Population 4 5
Children Under 5 Years Old 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 4 5
Average Household Size 3 5


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 8 9
Short Commute Times 6 6
Walking and Biking to Work 3 3
Working at Home 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 10 10
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 7
Housing Recently Built 6 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 7
Affordability of Rents 5 4
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 10 10
Low Property Crime 6 8

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Maury City Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles NW of Jackson, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 65 miles NE of Memphis, Tennessee
County Crockett
P.O. Box Zip Codes 38050
Phone Area Codes 731
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 35.814
Longitude -89.225

Maury City Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 16.1 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 46 F
Apr Temp 49 to 71 F
Jul Temp 71 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 73 F
Annual Precip 53.2 inches
Station RIPLEY
Distance 17.8 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 45 F
Apr Temp 48 to 71 F
Jul Temp 70 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 52.4 inches
Distance 21 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
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Maury City Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 704 100%
Male 332 47.2%
Female 372 52.8%
Under 18 159 22.6%
18+ 545 77.4%
65+ 117 16.6%
Median Age 39.1
Average Family Size 2.92
White 441 62.6%
African-American 231 32.8%
Asian 1 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 0 0%
Other 21 3%
Mixed Race 10 1.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 29 4.1%

Estimated Maury City Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 717
Growth 13
Growth % 1.8%

Maury City 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) 66.7%
US/American 18.3%
English 3.9%
Irish 3.2%
Scottish 3%
Italian 1.7%
French (except Basque) 1.3%
German 1.1%
British 0.4%
Scotch-Irish 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Maury City 704 $33,250
Alamo 2,392 $38,295
Bells 2,171 $31,827
Friendship 608 $35,909
Gadsden 553 $41,583
Gates 901 $29,653
Halls 2,311 $29,063
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