SMITH COUNTY LOCATION
327 Square Miles
50 miles east of Nashville
Region: Middle Tennessee

Photo by Tim Manning -TMS*
The "Dr. L. M. Freeman" Memorial Bridge

DEMOGRAPHICS
Estimated Population: (1996)
Population Projections:(2000)
% Pop. Under 25:  (1992)
% Pop. Over 65:     (1992)
% Pop. Non-White:(1990)
Per Capita Income: (1993) Household Income: (1990)
Family Income: (1990)
US Family Income: (1990)
Housing Value: (1992)
Civilian Labor Force: (1995)
Work Force: (1995)
Labor Pool in Market: (1994) 
Avg. Mfg. Wage: (1994)
Average  Wage: (1994)
15,356 (up 1,520 from 1990)
14,584
33.5%
16.1%
3.7%
$15,416.
$23,255.
$27,393.
$35,225.
$45,900.
9,210
8,710
382,410
$20,755.
$19,878.
Climate:
Annual Rainfall
Avg. Temp., Annual
Avg. Temp., Jan.
58"
60
41
Freeze Free Days    227
Prevailing Winds      Southerly
Avg. Temp., July      78
Healthcare:
# Hospitals  2
# Clinics      2
# Dentists    3
# Hospital Beds    82
# Doctors             14
# Nursing Homes     1
Taxes:
Corporate Income Tax Rate:
Local Sales & Use Tax Rate:
Personal Income Tax Rate:
Local Business Tax Rate:
Franchise Tax Rate: State Only
Unemployment Insurance Rate:
Corporate Organization Fee:
Motor Vehicle Tax Rate:
Property Tax Rate Range:
County:
City:
Carthage:
South Carthage:
Gordonsville:
State Only
2%
None
up to 1/8 of 1% gross sales
(per $100 assessed value)
State Only
None
None
(per $100 assessed value)
$1.60 - 2.02
$1.95
$1.30
$0.80
$0.75-0.85
EDUCATION OVERVIEW
# Schools, K-1
# Continuing Higher Education
# Teachers in County
Continuing Higher Education
Student/Teacher Ratio
# Entering Work Force
# High School Graduate

 

9
96
155
52.7
20.74
81
182

 

Universities  (all within a 30 minute-one hour drive from).
1. Tennessee Technological University:     4-yr.
2. Cumberland University:                        4-yr.
3. Middle Tennessee State University:      4-yr.
Colleges and Technology
1.  Volunteer State Community College     2-yr.
1.  Hartsville St. Area Technology Center

Community Facilities


Churches: 13 (Protestant)

Photo by Tim Manning - TMS*
Recreation:
Ball Field Complex, Country Club, Swimming Pool, Tennis Courts, Golf Courses, Library, Cordell Hull Lake 

Corps of Engineers Public Use & Access Areas:

Cordell Hull Lake
Public Parks:
Motels:
Bed & Breakfast:

Resorts:
Camping Facilities:

3
2
3


3

TRANSPORTATION
Nearest commercial airport:
Miles from county seat:

List of airlines serving:
Nashville International Airport
45

American, Delta, Northwest, TWA, United, USAir, Southwest,Am. Eagle, ComAir, USAir Ex., AirTran, ValuJet, Atlantic SE, Continental.

# Daily Flights:
Nearest general airport:
Miles from county seat:
Length of runway:

 

550
Lebanon Municipal Airport
20
4000ft.

 

Nearest navigable river port:

Gainesboro, TN
Photo by Tim Manning - TMS*
Miles from county seat:    20
Foreign Trade Zone:
None
Railways:
Nashville & Eastern Railroad
Truck Lines:
1. K &K Trucking
2. Averitt Express Inc.
3. Atlanta Motor Lines
4. Consolidated Freightways
6. Overnite Transportation
7. Roadway Express Inc.
8. Service Transport Inc.
9. Yellow Freight System Inc.

# Truck Terminal:


0

Interstates:

Federal Highways:

State Highways:
I - 40 (Carthage 4mi. to interstate)

Hwy70W

1.   Hwy 53
2.   Hwy 25
3.   Hwy 80
4.   Hwy 85

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