Jamie Stitt

Assistant Commissioner, Business and Workforce Development

Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development
312 Rosa L. Parks Ave., Nashville, TN 37243
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Marshall County

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Marshall County

Population & Demographics

Location

Time Zone

Central Time Zone

Grand Division

Middle Tennessee

Area (Square Miles)

375.5

County Seat

Lewisburg

Metropolitan Area

South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area

ECD Region

Southern Middle

Population

Population (2014)

31,287

Population (2019)

34,375

Population Change (2014-2019)

9.9%

Population Forecast (2040)

39,795

Foreign Born Population

926

Foreign Born Persons (Percentage of Population)

2.8%

Language Other Than English Spoken At Home

5.6%

Civilian Veteran Population

1,855

Race (Percentage of Population)

White Alone

89.6%

Black or African American, alone

7.6%

American Indian And Alaska Native, alone

0.1%

Asian, alone

0.3%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, alone

0.0%

Some Other Race, alone

1.0%

Two or More Races

1.4%

Hispanic or Latino

5.4%

Age (Percentage of Population)
Male
Female
Total

Under 5 Years Old

Male: 6.6%

Female: 5.5%

Total: 6.0%

Under 18 Years Old

Male: 25.3%

Female: 22.1%

Total: 23.7%

18-64 Years Old

Male: 60.5%

Female: 60.7%

Total: 60.6%

65 Years and Over

Male: 14.2%

Female: 17.2%

Total: 15.7%

Median Age

Male: 37.9

Female: 40.2

Total: 38.9

Sources:
U.S. Census Bureau, 2015-2019 5-Year American Community Survey
U.S. Census Bureau, 2019 Annual Population Estimates
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Tennessee State Data Center (2018)

Housing & Income

Housing & Income

Households

12,044

Homeownership Rate

71.8%

Persons Per Household

2.64

Living In Same House 1 Year & Over

90.6%

Median Home Value

$136,400

Annual Home Sales

453

Median Sale Price of Homes Sold

$166,200

Persons In Households With Income Below Poverty Level

14.0%

Total Personal Income

$1,346,584

Personal Income Per Capita

$39,173

County Median Wage

$16.42

Household Income & Benefits
Percent of Household

Less Than $10,000

5.8%

$10,000 to $14,999

4.0%

$15,000 to $24,999

9.6%

$25,000 to $34,999

11.6%

$35,000 to $49,999

16.5%

$50,000 to $74,999

21.9%

$75,000 to $99,999

12.0%

$100,000 to $149,999

13.4%

$150,000 to $199,999

3.3%

$200,000 or More

1.9%

Median Household Income

$53,197

Percentage of Households by Income Range

Sources:
U.S. Census Bureau, 2015-2019 5-Year American Community Survey
Tennessee Housing Development Agency (2019)
U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (2019)
Economic Modeling Specialists Intl. (2020)

Tax Structure

Property Tax

Property Tax Rate (County)

$2.8117

State Property Tax

None

Assessment Ratio: Residential Property

25%

Assessment Ratio: Farm Property

25%

Assessment Ratio: Commercial/Industrial Property

40%

Assessment Ratio: Public Utility Property

55%

Assessment Ratio: Business Personal Property

30%

State Tax

State Income Tax on Wages

None

State Income Tax: Interest from Bonds and Notes and Dividends from Stock

1% (Hall Income tax is fully repealed after January 1, 2021)

Excise Tax (State)

6.5% of Tennessee taxable income

Franchise Tax (state)

0.25% of the greater of net worth or real and tangible property in Tennessee. The minimum tax is $100.

Unemployment Insurance Tax (state)

2.7% of the first $7,000 in wages for new employers

Sales Tax

State Sales Tax Rate

7.00%

County Sales Tax Rate

2.25%

Local Sales Tax Collections (FY 2019)

$7,875,917

Local Sales Tax Collections (FY 2020)

$8,376,520

Local Sales Tax Collections Growth (FY 2019 - FY 2020)

6.40%

State Bond Ratings

Moody's

Aaa

Standard & Poor's

AAA

Fitch

AAA

Debt per Capita

State Debt per Capita

$929 (lowest in U.S.)

County Debt Per Capita

$1,171

Sources:
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury (2020)
Tennessee Department of Revenue (2020)
The Tax Foundation (2020)

Labor Force

Labor Force Estimates (2019)
Tennessee
Marshall

Labor Force

Tennessee: 3,287,422

Marshall: 15,374

Employment

Tennessee: 3,041,838

Marshall: 13,978

Unemployment

Tennessee: 245,584

Marshall: 1,396

Unemployment Rate

Tennessee: 7.5%

Marshall: 9.1%

Unemployment Rate*
Tennessee
Marshall

2016

Tennessee: 3.7%

Marshall: 3.5%

2017

Tennessee: 3.5%

Marshall: 3.4%

2018

Tennessee: 3.4%

Marshall: 3.5%

2019

Tennessee: 7.5%

Marshall: 9.1%

Unemployment Rate (by percentage)

Sources:
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Industries (2020)

Industry
Employment
Establishments
Avg. Annual Wages

Crop and Animal Production

Employment: 29

Establishments: 6

Avg. Annual Wages: $29,478

Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction

Employment: 54

Establishments: 3

Avg. Annual Wages: $67,509

Utilities

Employment: 10

Establishments: 1

Employment: $0

Construction

Employment: 291

Establishments: 47

Employment: $45,461

Manufacturing

Employment: 3,213

Establishments: 42

Employment: $55,195

Wholesale Trade

Employment: 265

Establishments: 35

Employment: $56,800

Retail Trade

Employment: 1,250

Establishments: 109

Employment: $26,248

Transportation and Warehousing

Employment: 268

Establishments: 17

Employment: $53,191

Information

Employment: 111

Establishments: 12

Employment: $59,440

Finance and Insurance

Employment: 167

Establishments: 33

Employment: $47,504

Real Estate and Rental and Leasing

Employment: 52

Establishments: 19

Employment: $35,651

Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

Employment: 136

Establishments: 41

Employment: $32,257

Management of Companies and Enterprises

Employment: 10

Establishments: 4

Employment: $0

Administrative, Support, Waste Management and Remediation

Employment: 348

Establishments: 26

Employment: $29,818

Educational Services

Employment: 10

Establishments: 1

Employment: $0

Health Care and Social Assistance

Employment: 469

Establishments: 45

Employment: $34,255

Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

Employment: 16

Establishments: 5

Employment: $15,884

Accommodation and Food Services

Employment: 611

Establishments: 39

Employment: $15,390

Other Services (except Public Administration)

Employment: 165

Establishments: 38

Employment: $33,305

Government

Employment: 1,730

Establishments: 51

Employment: $39,662

Unclassified

Employment: 10

Establishments: 0

Employment: $0

Total

Employment: 9,194

Establishments: 572

Employment: $42,383

Unique Occupations*
Employment
Location Quotient*

Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Employment: 29

Location Quotient*: 18.67

Semiconductor Processing Technicians

Employment: 33

Location Quotient*: 17.9

Engine and Other Machine Assemblers

Employment: 45

Location Quotient*: 15.05

Meat, Poultry, and Fish Cutters and Trimmers

Employment: 116

Location Quotient*: 11.57

Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Employment: 27

Location Quotient*: 11.56

Key Cluster
Total Employment

Advanced Materials

10

Aerospace & Defense

0

Appliances & Electrical

0

Automotive

1,123

Business Services

42

Chemicals

213

Distribution & Logistics

535

Film, Music & Entertainment

0

Food & Beverage

482

Healthcare & Medical Devices

10

Top Employers

Top County Employers
Estimated Employees
City

Calsonic Kansei North America, Inc.

Est. Employees: 779

City: Lewisburg

Marshall County Board of Education

Est. Employees: 750

City: Lewisburg

Walker Die Casting, Inc.

Est. Employees: 450

City: Lewisburg

Teledyne Technologies, Inc.

Est. Employees: 340

City: Lewisburg

Multimatic Tennessee, LLC

Est. Employees: 260

City: Lewisburg

Marshall County Government

Est. Employees: 225

City: Lewisburg

International Comfort Products Corporation

Est. Employees: 220

City: Lewisburg

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.

Est. Employees: 200

City: Lewisburg

Old Hickory Smokehouse, Inc.

Est. Employees: 180

City: Lewisburg

Lewisburg Printing

Est. Employees: 122

City: Lewisburg

Transportation & Logistics

Transportation

Nearest Commercial Service Airport

Nashville International

Distance to Nearest Commercial Service Airport

61

Daily Flights At Nearest Commercial Service Airport

380

Nearest General Aviation Airport

Ellington (Lewisburg)

Runway Length at Nearest General Aviation Airport

5002'

Mean Travel Time to Work (Minutes)

28.4

Access of Interstate

I-65

U.S. Highways

31, 431

State Highways

11, 50, 64, 99, 106, 129, 130, 270, 271, 272, 373, 417

Nearest Port (From County Seat)

Nashville

Railroads Serving County

CSX

Sources:
Tennessee Department of Transportation
U.S. Census Bureau, 2010-2014 5-Year American Community Survey

Education

General Stats
Marshall
Tennessee

Population Aged 25-64 With High School Degree Or Higher

Marshall: 86.40%

Tennessee: 89.50%

Population Aged 25-64 With Associate's Degree Or Higher

Marshall: 22.40%

Tennessee: 36.70%

Population Aged 25-64 With Bachelor's Degree Or Higher

Marshall: 13.60%

Tennessee: 28.70%

High School Graduation Rate

Marshall: 95%

Tennessee: 89%

College Going Rate

Marshall: 60.40%

Tennessee: 63.40%

Average ACT Score

Marshall: 20

Tennessee: 20.2

High School Graduation Rate
College Going Rate
Average ACT Score
Marshall County Schools
Enrollment

Elementary Schools

Enrollment: 2,337

Middle Schools

Enrollment: 1,248

High Schools

Enrollment: 1,650

Regional Higher Education Institutions
City
Enrollment

Middle Tennessee State University

City: Murfreesboro

Enrollment: 22,159

Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Murfreesboro

City: Murfreesboro

Enrollment: 6,022

Columbia State Community College

City: Columbia

Enrollment: 5,762

Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Pulaski

City: Pulaski

Enrollment: 1,492

Martin Methodist College

City: Pulaski

Enrollment: 1,017

Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Shelbyville

City: Shelbyville

Enrollment: 1,007

Sources:
U.S. Census Bureau, 2017 1-Year American Community Survey,
U.S. Census Bureau, 2013-2017 5-Year American Community Survey
Tennessee Department of Education (2017-2018)
National Center for Education Statistics (2016-2017)
Tennessee Higher Education Commission

† Regional higher education institutions include those within the selected and surrounding counties.

Health & Public Safety

Doctors

Number of Doctors

14

Overweight & Obesity Prevalence

Adults*

31.3%

Children** (Grade 8)

41.7%

Regional Hospitals
Number of Beds
City

Marshall Medical Center

Number of Beds: 25

City: Lewisburg

Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital

Number of Beds: 286

City: Murfreesboro

Maury Regional Hospital

Number of Beds: 255

City: Columbia

Williamson Medical Center

Number of Beds: 185

City: Franklin

Tristar Stonecrest Medical Center

Number of Beds: 109

City: Smyrna

Trustpoint Hospital

Number of Beds: 101

City: Murfreesboro

Southern Tennessee Regional Health Systemm Pulaski

Number of Beds: 95

City: Pulaski

Tennova Healthcare - Shelbyville

Number of Beds: 60

City: Shelbyville

Lincoln Medical Center

Number of Beds: 59

City: Fayetteville

Healthsouth Rehabilitation Hospital of Franklin

Number of Beds: 40

City: Franklin

Sources:
Tennessee Department of Health (2014)
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (2014)

† Regional hospitals include those within the selected and surrounding counties.

Climate

Climate

Average High Temperature

70.6°F

Average Low Temperature

44.9°F

Average Annual Temperature

57.8°F

Annual Rainfall

54.89"

Elevation (at County Seat)

707'

Prevailing Winds

Southerly

Sources:
usclimatedata.com (2015)

Community Information

Chapel Hill

Population (2013)

1,425

Charter Type

Private Act

Local Option Sales Tax Rate

2.25%

City Property Tax Rate

$1.4970

Phone Number

(931) 364-7632

Retire Tennessee Participant

No

Tennessee Downtowns Participant

No

Main Street Participant

No

Cornersville

Population (2013)

1,161

Charter Type

Private Act

Local Option Sales Tax Rate

2.25%

City Property Tax Rate

$1.1000

Phone Number

(931) 293-4482

Retire Tennessee Participant

No

Tennessee Downtowns Participant

No

Main Street Participant

No

Lewisburg

Population (2013)

11,252

Charter Type

Private Act

Local Option Sales Tax Rate

2.25%

City Property Tax Rate

$1.8400

Phone Number

(931) 359-1544

Retire Tennessee Participant

No

Tennessee Downtowns Participant

Yes

Main Street Participant

No

Petersburg

Population (2013)

602

Charter Type

Private Act

Local Option Sales Tax Rate

2.25% - 2.50%

City Property Tax Rate

$0.9353

Phone Number

(931) 659-9826

Retire Tennessee Participant

No

Tennessee Downtowns Participant

No

Main Street Participant

No

Additional Community Information

ThreeStar Certified County

Yes

Sources:
Tennessee Municipal Technical Advisory Service
Tennessee Department of Revenue (2015)
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury (2015)
U.S. Census Bureau, 2010-2014 5-Year American Community Survey

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