Friendship, Tennessee

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Friendship, Tennessee
City
Location of Friendship, Tennessee
Location of Friendship, Tennessee
Coordinates: 35°54′37″N 89°14′31″W / 35.91028°N 89.24194°W / 35.91028; -89.24194Coordinates: 35°54′37″N 89°14′31″W / 35.91028°N 89.24194°W / 35.91028; -89.24194
Country United States
State Tennessee
County Crockett
Area
 • Total 1.3 sq mi (3.4 km2)
 • Land 1.3 sq mi (3.4 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 400 ft (122 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 668
 • Density 510/sq mi (200/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 38034
Area code(s) 731
FIPS code 47-27960[1]
GNIS feature ID 1284921[2]

Friendship is a city in Crockett County, Tennessee. The population was 668 at the 2010 census.

Geography[edit]

Friendship is located at 35°54′37″N 89°14′31″W / 35.91028°N 89.24194°W / 35.91028; -89.24194 (35.910370, -89.241827).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.3 square miles (3.4 km2), all land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1920 487
1930 487 0.0%
1940 451 −7.4%
1950 452 0.2%
1960 399 −11.7%
1970 441 10.5%
1980 763 73.0%
1990 467 −38.8%
2000 608 30.2%
2010 668 9.9%
Est. 2012 671 0.4%
Sources:[4][5]

As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 608 people, 246 households, and 171 families residing in the city. The population density was 466.4 people per square mile (180.6/km²). There were 264 housing units at an average density of 202.5 per square mile (78.4/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 85.36% White, 11.68% African American, 0.33% Native American, 2.14% from other races, and 0.49% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.45% of the population.

There were 246 households out of which 32.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 49.6% were married couples living together, 15.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.1% were non-families. 28.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.47 and the average family size was 2.97.

In the city the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 9.7% from 18 to 24, 27.0% from 25 to 44, 20.7% from 45 to 64, and 16.1% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 38 years. For every 100 females there were 91.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 93.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $24,583, and the median income for a family was $35,909. Males had a median income of $29,375 versus $19,792 for females. The per capita income for the city was $14,641. About 16.1% of families and 23.0% of the population were below the poverty line, including 26.2% of those under age 18 and 27.5% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing: Decennial Censuses". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-03-04. 
  5. ^ "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.