Erin, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 1,490. Estimated population in 2021: 1,442 (-3.2% change)
Males: 670 (45.0%), Females: 820 (55.0%)

Houston County

Zip code: 37061

Median resident age: 43.2 years
Median household income: $23,107
Median house value: $52,100

Races in Erin:

  • White Non-Hispanic (86.2%)
  • Black (10.4%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Other race (0.7%)

Ancestries: Irish (16.4%), United States (12.8%), English (9.5%), German (7.2%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%), French (2.3%).

Elevation: 480 feet

Land area: 4.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Erin

  • High school or higher: 59.3%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Erin city

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 42.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 19.7%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

0.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -90 (-5.7%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Erin:

  • TRINITY HOSPITAL (353 MAIN ST BOX 489)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Erin:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Erin:

  • CAMPBELL AAF (about 29 miles; FORT CAMPBELL/HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Abbreviation: HOP)
  • NASHVILLE INTL (about 73 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Abbreviation: BNA)
  • SMYRNA (about 85 miles; SMYRNA, TN; Abbreviation: MQY)
Other public-use airports nearest to Erin:

  • HUMPHREYS COUNTY (about 16 miles; WAVERLY, TN; Abbreviation: 0M5)
  • HOUSTON COUNTY (about 16 miles; MC KINNON, TN; Abbreviation: M93)
  • DICKSON MUNI (about 24 miles; DICKSON, TN; Abbreviation: M02)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Erin:

  • AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 29 miles; CLARKSVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 5,744)
  • MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 46 miles; MURRAY, KY; Full-time enrollment: 7,676)
  • TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 60 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,346)
  • NASHVILLE STATE TECHNICAL INSTITUTE (about 60 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,642)
  • BELMONT UNIVERSITY (about 64 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,654)
  • VANDERBILT UNIVERSITY (about 64 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 9,823)
  • DAVID LIPSCOMB UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; NASHVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,260)

Schools

Public high schools in Erin:

  • HOUSTON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 412; Location: 2500 STATE ROUTE 149; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • HOUSTON COUNTY ADULT HIGH SCH (Students: 2; Location: RT 2, BOX 280; Grades: 11 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Erin:

  • ERIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 456; Location: RT 1 BOX 154; Grades: KG – 05)
  • HOUSTON COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 338; Location: 1241 WEST MAIN; Grades: 06 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Erin:

  • HOUSTON COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $75,633; Location: 21 SPRING STREET; 18,107 books; 140 audio materials; 230 video materials; 15 serial subscriptions)

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