Bean Station is a city in Grainger County, Tennessee, United States. It is part of the Morristown, Tennessee Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of July 1, 2006, the United States Census Bureau estimated the population at 3,014; as of the 2010 census, the population had fallen to 2,826. [2 ] Bean Station is located at the Junction of [4 ] U.S. Route 11W and U.S. Route 25E.
History [ edit ]
The city was incorporated in 1996. The area was first settled by
William Bean, one of, if not the, first permanent white settler in Tennessee. The city is named for the Bean family. In 1776, Robert Bean and William Bean II were the first people to settle in the community. [5 ] [6 ]
Demographics [ edit ]
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Est. 2012 2,974
[7 ] [8 ]
Education [ edit ]
Bean Station is the site of Bean Station Elementary School serving Grades PK-8. High School for Bean Station and all of Grainger County except Washburn area Attend Grainger High School in nearby
Economy [ edit ]
Holt's IGA Market is the only Grocery store in Bean Station.
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12 . Retrieved . 2011-04-23
^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2011-05-14
^ "Bean Station". . Geographic Names Information System United States Geological Survey.
^ "Table 4. Annual Estimates of the Population for Incorporated Places in Tennessee: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006" ( CSV). United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2007-06-28. Archived from the original on 5 November 2007 . Retrieved . 2007-10-05
^ "Profile for Bean Station, Tennessee, TN". ePodunk . Retrieved . August 16, 2012
^ "Census of Population and Housing: Decennial Censuses". United States Census Bureau . Retrieved . 2012-03-04
^ "Incorporated Places and Minor Civil Divisions Datasets: Subcounty Resident Population Estimates: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2012". Population Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau . Retrieved . 11 December 2013
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Coordinates: 36°20′37″N 83°17′03″W / 36.34361°N 83.28417°W