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Demographics

People

Total Population1,496
Male Share of the Population47.5%
Female Share of the Population52.5%
Senior Citizens20.1%
Employed Population 16+515
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married38.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.3%
Median Earnings25+$29,076
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$11,741
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$36,563
% Above Poverty Level71.7%
% Below Poverty Level28.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time19 minutes
% Working from Home0.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone36.8%
Median Gross Rent$537
Median House Value$74,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)29.6%
German16.4%
Irish14%
English9.8%
Canadian1.9%
Polish1.1%
Dutch1%
Italian0.7%
Finnish0.5%
Swedish0.5%
Norwegian0.4%
Welsh0.3%
Scottish0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Belgian0.2%
French Except Basque0.1%
Russian0.1%
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Cowan Almanac

CategoryValue
County Franklin County
Standard Zip Codes37318
Phone Area Codes931
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.16
Approximate Longitude-86.01

Cowan Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWINCHESTER 1 E
Distance5.2 miles
Jan Temp30 to 49 F
Apr Temp48 to 71 F
Jul Temp67 to 88 F
Oct Temp48 to 72 F
Annual Precip54.2 inches
StationBRIDGEPORT 5 NW
Distance17.3 miles
Jan Temp28 to 48 F
Apr Temp44 to 72 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip62.5 inches
StationSCOTTSBORO
Distance25.3 miles
Jan Temp28 to 50 F
Apr Temp45 to 72 F
Jul Temp67 to 90 F
Oct Temp46 to 74 F
Annual Precip58.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Decherd2,890$36,774
Estill Springs2,121$52,321
Huntland708$53,365
Monteagle1,715$45,588
Sewanee2,503$96,406
Winchester8,504$50,662

Cowan Public Schools

Cowan Elementary
501 East Cumberland St
ZIP: 37318
(931) 967-7353
Primary
Total Enrollment 281
South Middle School
601 West Cumberland St
ZIP: 37318
(931) 967-7355
Middle
Total Enrollment 442
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