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Demographics

People

Total Population1,479
Male Share of the Population50.6%
Female Share of the Population49.4%
Senior Citizens13.4%
Employed Population 16+483
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married49%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.9%
Median Earnings25+$25,481
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,061

Wealth

Median Family Income$32,656
% Above Poverty Level67.5%
% Below Poverty Level32.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home0.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.8%
Median Gross Rent$492
Median House Value$93,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.1%
Irish9.1%
English8%
German7.1%
French Except Basque1.4%
Dutch1%
Scottish0.9%
Italian0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Polish0.4%
Portuguese0.3%
Norwegian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Maltese0.1%
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Baxter Almanac

CategoryValue
County Putnam County
Standard Zip Codes38544
Phone Area Codes931
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude36.15
Approximate Longitude-85.63

Baxter Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCOOKEVILLE
Distance8.8 miles
Jan Temp25 to 46 F
Apr Temp43 to 69 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp44 to 71 F
Annual Precip57.8 inches
StationCARTHAGE
Distance18.4 miles
Jan Temp25 to 46 F
Apr Temp44 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 72 F
Annual Precip53.4 inches
StationLIVINGSTON RADIO WLIV
Distance23.5 miles
Jan Temp25 to 46 F
Apr Temp42 to 69 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 71 F
Annual Precip52.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Algood3,732$52,278
Cookeville32,256$42,221
Gainesboro836$32,321
Gordonsville1,534$57,286
Smithville4,643$36,869
Sparta5,063$34,886

Baxter Public Schools

Baxter Elementary
125 Elmore Town Rd
ZIP: 38501
(931) 858-3110
Primary
Total Enrollment 543
Cornerstone Middle
371 First Avenue, South
ZIP: 38544
(931) 858-3112
Middle
Total Enrollment 666
Upperman High School
6950 Nashville Hw
ZIP: 38544
(931) 858-3112
High
Total Enrollment 768
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