Monteagle, TN Population

By | June 29, 2019

Population: 1,238. Estimated population in 2021: 1,220 (-1.5% change)
Males: 584 (47.2%), Females: 654 (52.8%)

Marion County

Zip code: 37356

Median resident age: 44.8 years
Median household income: $24,464
Median house value: $69,600

Races in Monteagle:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.1%)
  • Black (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)

Ancestries: United States (32.6%), English (8.1%), Irish (6.4%), German (4.6%), Scotch-Irish (3.7%), French (1.9%).

Elevation: 1920 feet

Land area: 8.1 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Monteagle

  • High school or higher: 59.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Monteagle town

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

2.0% Foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.6% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +44 (+3.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Monteagle:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Monteagle:

  • LOVELL FIELD (about 47 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Abbreviation: CHA)
  • SMYRNA (about 71 miles; SMYRNA, TN; Abbreviation: MQY)
  • HUNTSVILLE INTL-CARL T JONES FIELD (about 77 miles; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Abbreviation: HSV)
Other public-use airports nearest to Monteagle:

  • FRANKLIN COUNTY (about 5 miles; SEWANEE, TN; Abbreviation: UOS)
  • WINCHESTER MUNI (about 16 miles; WINCHESTER, TN; Abbreviation: BGF)
  • MARION COUNTY-BROWN FIELD (about 22 miles; JASPER, TN; Abbreviation: APT)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Monteagle:

  • MOTLOW STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 28 miles; Tullahoma, TN; Full-time enrollment: 2,256)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-CHATTANOOGA (about 40 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Full-time enrollment: 6,914)
  • CHATTANOOGA STATE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 43 miles; CHATTANOOGA, TN; Full-time enrollment: 4,821)
  • MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY (about 59 miles; MURFREESBORO, TN; Full-time enrollment: 16,617)
  • ALABAMA A & M UNIVERSITY (about 59 miles; NORMAL, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,886)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA IN HUNTSVILLE (about 67 miles; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,795)
  • TENNESSEE TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY (about 68 miles; COOKEVILLE, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,204)
Public primary/middle school in Monteagle:

  • MONTEAGLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 267; Location: 120 EAST MAIN ST; Grades: KG – 08)

Libraries

Library in Monteagle:

  • MAY JUSTUS MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $27,462; Location: 24 DIXIE LEE AVE.; 8,134 books; 258 audio materials; 259 video materials; 15 serial subscriptions)

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