Location

Distance From Interstate 75: 13 miles (Exit 141)
Distance from Knoxville: 47 miles
Distance from Nashville: 150 miles
Distance from Lexington, Ky.: 130 miles

Climate

Annual rainfall: 46″
Average temperature: 60°
No. of freeze-free days: 220
Direction of prevailing winds: South
Average temperature in January: 41°
Average temperature in July: 80°

Population

Total population: 1,583 (2015 special census)
Males: 46.96%
Females: 53.04%

0-4 years: 53.04%
5-17 years: 13.86%
18-64 years: 60.82%
65+ years: 20.43%

Industries

Manufacturing: 36%
Public administration: 18%
Construction: 9%
Transportation/Warehousing: 8%
Wholesale trade: 6%
Retail trade: 5%
Administrative/Support/Waste Management: 5%

Occupations

Production: 20%
Building & grounds cleaning/maintenance: 14%
Law enforcement: 11%
Construction: 10%
Management: 9%
Transportation: 7%
Material moving: 6%