Alamo, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 2,392. Estimated population in 2021: 2,380 (-0.5% change)
Males: 1,077 (45.0%), Females: 1,315 (55.0%)

Crockett County

Zip code: 38001

Median resident age: 39.0 years
Median household income: $25,750
Median house value: $68,900

Races in Alamo:

  • White Non-Hispanic (75.3%)
  • Black (21.3%)
  • Hispanic (2.3%)
  • Other race (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: United States (15.3%), Irish (6.9%), German (4.6%), English (2.9%), Scotch-Irish (1.8%), Scottish (1.1%).

Elevation: 367 feet

Land area: 2.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Alamo

  • High school or higher: 65.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alamo town

  • Never married: 18.5%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 11.6%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

0.6% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -255 (-9.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Alamo:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Alamo:

  • MC KELLAR-SIPES REGIONAL (about 21 miles; JACKSON, TN; Abbreviation: MKL)
  • MILLINGTON MUNI (about 60 miles; MILLINGTON, TN; Abbreviation: NQA)
  • MEMPHIS INTL (about 79 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Abbreviation: MEM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Alamo:

  • THORNTON (about 10 miles; BROWNSVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: 47M)
  • HUMBOLDT MUNI (about 18 miles; HUMBOLDT, TN; Abbreviation: M53)
  • ARNOLD FIELD (about 21 miles; HALLS, TN; Abbreviation: M31)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alamo:

  • UNION UNIVERSITY (about 23 miles; JACKSON, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,144)
  • JACKSON STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 24 miles; JACKSON, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,534)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-MARTIN (about 44 miles; MARTIN, TN; Full-time enrollment: 5,131)
  • SOUTHWEST TENNESSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-MACON CAMPUS (about 66 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,979)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MEMPHIS (about 72 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 15,831)
  • SOUTHWEST TENNESSEE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-UNION CAMPUS (about 72 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,979)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE HEALTH SCIENCE CENTER (about 72 miles; MEMPHIS, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,019)

Schools

Public high school in Alamo:

  • CROCKETT COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 733; Location: 2014 HWY 88; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Alamo:

  • CROCKETT COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 655; Location: 497 NORTH CAVALIER DR; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • ALAMO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 486; Location: 264 E PARK ST; Grades: KG – 06)

Libraries

Library in Alamo:

  • CROCKETT COUNTY LIBRARY (Operating income: $67,306; Location: 258 E. CHURCH STREET; 28,843 books; 263 audio materials; 557 video materials; 43 serial subscriptions)

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