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Overview

Introduction to Manchester, Tennessee

Manchester, Tennessee, in Coffee county, is 30 miles SE of Murfreesboro, Tennessee and 61 miles SE of Nashville, Tennessee.

Manchester History

The origin of the city goes back about two thousand years, when ancient Native Americans inhabited the area. Coffee County was established in 1836. The city was named after the industrial city of Manchester, England.

Manchester and nearby Attractions

  • Discovery Center at Murfree Springs
  • Edgar Evins State Park
  • Appalachian Center for Crafts
  • Burgess Falls State Park
  • Old Stone Fort State Park
  • South Cumberland Recreation Area

Things To Do In Manchester

The Old Stone Fort State Park Golf Course is a great place for local golfers to enjoy a round. Visitors may also plan a trip to the Old Stone Fort State Park, the Edgar Evins State Park or Burgess Falls State Park. The city also hosts the Coffee County Fair every September and the Bonnaroo Music Festival every June. Popular shopping centers in the area include the Powers Shopping Center, the Manchester Shopping Center and the Oak Plaza Shopping Center.

Manchester Transportation

Nashville International is the closest major airport.

Manchester Higher Education

Institutions offering courses in higher education include Middle Tennessee State University, Motlow State Community College and the University of Alabama Huntsville.

Demographics

People

Total Population10,387
Male Share of the Population51.9%
Female Share of the Population48.1%
Senior Citizens14.5%
Employed Population 16+4,528
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married52%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.7%
Median Earnings25+$30,073
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$21,358
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,274

Wealth

Median Family Income$54,651
% Above Poverty Level82.9%
% Below Poverty Level17.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home2.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.1%

Housing

People Living Alone29.8%
Median Gross Rent$724
Median House Value$116,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.1%
Irish12.2%
German9.9%
English8.9%
Italian3.2%
Polish3.1%
French Except Basque2.7%
Scottish1.9%
Norwegian0.5%
Czech0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Ukrainian0.2%
Romanian0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Welsh0.2%
Swiss0.2%
West Indian0.1%
Greek0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Dutch0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
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Manchester Almanac

CategoryValue
County Coffee County
Standard Zip Codes37355
P.O. Box Zip Codes37349
Phone Area Codes931
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.46
Approximate Longitude-86.08

Manchester Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationTULLAHOMA
Distance11.6 miles
Jan Temp28 to 46 F
Apr Temp45 to 69 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp47 to 71 F
Annual Precip60 inches
StationWINCHESTER 1 E
Distance20.6 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
StationMC MINNVILLE
Distance21.4 miles
Jan Temp29 to 48 F
Apr Temp46 to 71 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp47 to 71 F
Annual Precip53.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Estill Springs2,121$52,321
Morrison706$41,333
Normandy80$50,417
Tullahoma19,185$51,729
Viola65$75,417
Wartrace638$53,125

Manchester Public Libraries

Coffee County-manchester Public Library
1005 HILLSBORO BLVD.
Manchester, Tennessee
(931) 723-5143

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Manchester Hospitals

Medical Center Of Manchester
(Proprietary)
481 Interstate Drive
(931) 728-6354
United Regional Medical Center
(Proprietary)
1001 Mcarthur St
(931) 728 3586

Manchester Public Schools

North Coffee Elementary
6790 Murfreesboro Hw
ZIP: 37355
(931) 723-5183
Primary
Total Enrollment 310
Coffee County Central High School
100 Red Raider Dr
ZIP: 37355
(931) 723-5159
High
Total Enrollment 1260
New Union Elementary
3320 Woodbury Hw
ZIP: 37355
(931) 723-5187
Primary
Total Enrollment 342
College Street Elementary
405 College St
ZIP: 37355
(931) 728-2805
Primary
Total Enrollment 423
Coffee County Middle School
3063 Woodbury Hw
ZIP: 37355
(931) 723-5177
Middle
Total Enrollment 938
East Coffee Elementary
6264 Mcminnville Hw
ZIP: 37355
(931) 723-5185
Primary
Total Enrollment 274
Coffee County Raider Academy
865 Mcminnville Hw
ZIP: 37355
(931) 723-3309
Other
Total Enrollment 468
Deerfield Elementary School
9123 Woodbury Hw
ZIP: 37355
(931) 570-2652
Primary
Total Enrollment 303
Westwood Elementary
912 Oakdale St
ZIP: 37355
(931) 728-3412
Primary
Total Enrollment 547
Coffee County Koss Center
1756 Mcminnville Hw
ZIP: 37355
(931) 723-5189
Other
Westwood Middle School
505 Taylor St
ZIP: 37355
(931) 728-2071
Middle
Total Enrollment 358

Manchester Private Schools

Temple Baptist Christian School
66 Fairlane Dr
ZIP: 37355
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 55
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