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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

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Camden Hospitals

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

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Camden High Schools

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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

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