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Demographics

People

Total Population2,603
Male Share of the Population45.4%
Female Share of the Population54.6%
Senior Citizens21.2%
Employed Population 16+952
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married48.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.1%
Median Earnings25+$31,482
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$30,074
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,107

Wealth

Median Family Income$41,756
% Above Poverty Level74.1%
% Below Poverty Level25.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home4.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone29%
Median Gross Rent$411
Median House Value$83,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)27.2%
Irish11.2%
English8.1%
German5.6%
Italian2.4%
African2.3%
Dutch2.2%
Scottish1.2%
Canadian0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
Polish0.5%
Hungarian0.5%
Danishn0.2%
Serbian0.2%
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Parsons Almanac

CategoryValue
County Decatur County
Standard Zip Codes38363
Phone Area Codes731
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.65
Approximate Longitude-88.12

Parsons Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationLEXINGTON
Distance15.4 miles
Jan Temp27 to 47 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 73 F
Annual Precip50.9 inches
StationLINDEN 2
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp24 to 49 F
Apr Temp43 to 73 F
Jul Temp66 to 91 F
Oct Temp43 to 74 F
Annual Precip57.1 inches
StationHUNTINGDON WATER PLANT
Distance29.2 miles
Jan Temp24 to 43 F
Apr Temp44 to 68 F
Jul Temp66 to 88 F
Oct Temp43 to 70 F
Annual Precip54.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Decaturville978$41,513
Lexington7,796$54,531
Linden881$32,167
Saltillo559$42,917
Sardis419$50,625
Scotts Hill922$41,450

Parsons Public Libraries

Parsons Public Library
535 TENNESSEE AVENUE SOUTH
Parsons, Tennessee
(731) 847-6988

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Parsons Hospitals

Decatur County General Hospital
(Government - Local)
969 Tennessee Avenue South
(731) 847-3031

Parsons Public Schools

Decatur County Middle School
2740 Hwy 641 South
ZIP: 38363
(731) 847-6510
Middle
Total Enrollment 526
Parsons Elementary
182 West 4th St
ZIP: 38363
(731) 847-7317
Primary
Total Enrollment 426
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