COUNTY DEMOGRAPHICS

Source: U.S. Census, 2010

Population: 123,010 (American Fact Finder estimate for July 1, 2017: 129,929)

Change from 2000: Increased 17,187

Male: 59,559

Female: 63,451

High School Graduates (age 25 and up): 85.5%

Bachelor’s Degree or more (age 25 and up): 20.6%

Median Household Income: $47,322

RACIAL BREAKDOWN

White: 94.2%

Black: 2.9%

American Indian/Alaskan natives: 0.4%

Asian: 0.9%

Native Hawaiian and other

Pacific Islander: 0%

Hispanic/Latino: 2.3%

Two or more races: 1.5%

PROPERTY TAX RATES

Per $100 of assessed value

County: $2.47

SALES TAX RATES

Local: 2.75%

State: 7%

Total: 9.75%

PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Blount County Schools Central Office:

865-984-8212 www.blountk12.org

Carpenters Elementary: 915 Huffstetler Road, Maryville, TN 37803

Eagleton Elementary: 708 Sam Houston School Road, Maryville, TN 37804

Fairview Elementary: 2130 Old Niles Ferry Road, Maryville, TN 37803

Friendsville Elementary: 210 E. Fourth Ave., Friendsville, TN 37737

Lanier Elementary: 6006 Lanier Road, Maryville, TN 37801

Mary Blount Elementary: 131 S. Old Glory Road, Maryville, TN 37801

Middlesettlements Elementary: 3105 Miser Station Road, Louisville, TN 37777

Montvale Elementary: 3128 Montvale Road, Maryville TN 37803

Porter Elementary: 4520 Wildwood Springs Road, Maryville, TN 37804

Prospect Elementary: 1535 Burnett Station Road, Seymour, TN 37865

Rockford Elementary: 3728 Williams Mill Road, Rockford, TN 37853

Townsend Elementary: 140 Tiger Drive, Townsend, TN 37882

Union Grove Elementary: 330 S. Old Grey Ridge Road, Friendsville, TN 37737

Walland Elementary: 247 E. Millers Cove Road, Walland, TN 37886

Carpenters Middle: 920 Huffstetler Road, Maryville, TN 37803

Eagleton Middle: 2610 Cinema Drive, Maryville, TN 37804

Heritage Middle: 3737 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville TN 37804

Union Grove Middle: 334 S. Old Grey Ridge Road, Friendsville, TN 37737

Heritage High: 3741 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 37804

William Blount Ninth-Grade Academy: 1126 William Blount Drive, Maryville, TN 37801

William Blount High: 219 County Farm Road, Maryville, TN 37801

Samuel Everett School of Innovation: (AIM Academy, Future Ready Academy, Preferred Flex Academy, STAGE Academy) 1500 Jett Road, Maryville, TN 37804

USEFUL PHONE NUMBERS

County Mayor: 865-273-5700

County Commission: 865-273-5830

County Schools: 865-984-1212

Election Commission: 865-273-5920

Blount County Fire District: 865-983-2133

Health Department: 865-983-4582

Parks and Recreation: 865-983-9244

Animal Control: 865-980-6244

Planning: 865-273-5750

Codes: 865-681-9301

Sanitary Landfill: 865-995-2892

Septic Tank Division: 865-681-9301

Sheriff: 865-273-5000

Veterans Service Officer: 865-273-5760

COUNTY OFFICIALS

COUNTY MAYOR Ed Mitchell:

341 Court St. Maryville, TN 37804

BUILDING COMMISSIONER/PLANNER Thomas Lloyd: 1221 McArthur Road, Maryville, TN 37804, Email: tlloyd@blounttn.org

CIRCUIT COURT CLERK Tom Hatcher:

Blount County Justice Center 926 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 37804 Email: thatcher@blounttn.org

CLERK AND MASTER Stephen Ogle:

Blount County Justice Center 930 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 37804, Email: sogle@blounttn.org

COUNTY CLERK Gaye Hasty:

345 Court St. Maryville, TN 37804,

DISTRICT ATTORNEY GENERAL Mike Flynn:

942 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 37804, Email: mflynn@blounttn.org

ELECTION ADMINISTRATOR Susan Hughes:

383 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY/HOMELAND SECURITY DIRECTOR Lance Coleman:

341 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804

ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DIRECTOR Gary Ferguson: 1221 McArthur Road, Maryville, TN 37804, Email: gferguson@blounttn.org

FINANCE DIRECTOR Randy Vineyard:

341 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804

HEALTH DEPARTMENT DIRECTOR Robert Schmidt: 301 McGee St., Maryville, TN 37801

HIGHWAY SUPERINTENDENT Jeff Headrick:

1221 McArthur Road Maryville, TN 37804

LIBRARY DIRECTOR K.C. Williams:

508 N Cusick St., Maryville, TN 37801

PROPERTY ASSESSOR Tim Helton:

351 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804,

RECORDS MANAGER Jackie Glenn:

145 Hubbard School Road, Maryville, TN 37803, Email: jglenn@blounttn.org

REGISTER OF DEEDS Phyllis Crisp:

349 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804

SHERIFF James Berrong: 940 E. Lamar Alexander Parkway, Maryville, TN 37804 Email: jberrong@blounttn.org

STORMWATER COORDINATOR Jeff Hatcher:

1221 McArthur Road, Maryville, TN 37804

TRUSTEE Scott Graves:

347 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804

AGRICULTURE EXTENSION LEADER John Wilson:

219 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804

VETERANS SERVICE OFFICER Nathan Weinbaum:

305 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804

BLOUNT COUNTY COMMISSION County Commission Office: 359 Court St., Maryville, TN 37804 Phone: 865-273-5830

District 1: Everett, Martin Luther King, Maryville Municipal-city/county

Jackie Hill: 120 E. Stephenson St., Alcoa, TN 37701 Phone: 865-982-8667

Joe McCulley: 202 Boxwood Ave., Alcoa, TN 37701 Phone: 865-982-6351

District 2: Alcoa, Alcoa-County, Louisville 8th, Mentor, Mentor-Alcoa, Pellissippi, Pellissippi-Alcoa, Pellissippi-Maryville

Mike Akard: 1221 Beverly Drive, Alcoa, TN 37701 Phone: 865-982-6369

Jim Hammontree: 864 E. Hunt Road, Alcoa, TN 37701 Phone: 865-898-7506

District 3: Eagleton Middle Cafe, Eagleton Middle Cafe-Alcoa, Eagleton Middle Gym-8th, Eagleton Middle Gym-20th, Eagleton Middle Gym-Alcoa, John Sevier

Scott King: 436 Sam Houston School Road, Maryville, TN 37804 Phone: 865-660-8654

Mike Caylor: 1200 Karina Circle, Maryville, TN 37804 Phone: 865-323-3143

District 4: Board of Education-city, Board of Education-county, Chilhowee View, Fairview-city, Fairview-county, Montvale

Robbie Bennett: 1004 Fox Cove Circle, Maryville, TN 37803 Phone: 865-806-8869

Dawn Reagan: 3566 Black Sulfur Way, Maryville, TN 37803 Phone: 865-724-3162

Brian Robbins: 4241 Horace Taylor Road, Maryville TN 37803 Phone: 865-809-2295

District 5: Maryville College, Maryville High, Maryville Middle

Jared Anderson: 1021 Windridge Drive, Maryville, TN 37803 Phone: 865-272-9455

Richard Carver: 1216 Redwood Ave., Maryville, TN 37803 Phone: 865-984-6774

District 6: William Blount High-city, William Blount High-county, William Blount Acad.

Nick Bright: 2737 Morganton Road, Maryville, TN 37801 Phone: 865-254-0637

Dodd Crowe: 318 S. Springview Road, Maryville, TN 37801 Phone: 865-742-6737

District 7: Big Springs, Carpenters Middle, Friendsville-city, Friendsville-county, Happy Valley, Lanier

Tom Stinnett: 1024 Stagecoach Lane, Friendsville, TN 37737 Phone: 865-207-7207

Staci Crisp-Lawhorn: 367 Cedar Crest Lane, Friendsville, TN 37737 Phone: 865-719-6765

District 8: Heritage Middle, Oak View, Townsend-city, Townsend-county, Walland

Brad Bowers: 732 Crum Road, Walland, TN 37886 Phone: 865-659-7711

Jeff Jopling: 250 Boat Gunnel Road, Townsend, TN 37882 Phone: 865-719-9480

District 9: Porter, Rockford county-Alcoa, Rockford-city, Rockford-county, Rockford-20, Rockford-20th Alcoa, Shooks Gaps

Ron French: 813 Burnett Station Road, Seymour, TN 37865 Phone: 865-577-8393

Steve Mikels: 508 Pickens Gap Road, Seymour, TN 37865 Phone: 865-755-6958

District 10: Beech Grove, Beech Grove-Alcoa, Louisville, Middlesettlements, Miser Station

Linda Webb: 3033 Little Dug Gap Road, Louisville, TN 37777 Phone: 865-389-0541

Tom Hood: 3629 Channel Drive, Louisville, TN 37777 Phone: 865-643-2891

BLOUNT COUNTY E911 COMMUNICATIONS:

1431 William Blount Drive,

Maryville, TN 37801

Director James B. Long

Phone: 865-981-7108

Note: Terms for the board of directors expire in July, so they are subject to change.

Board Members

Judge Bill Brewer (chairman)

Tony Crisp, Maryville Police and Fire Chief (secretary/treasurer)

James Berrong, Blount County sheriff

Roger Robinson, Alcoa fire chief

David Carswell, Alcoa police chief

Maj. Greg Cooke, Maryville Police Department

Mike Caylor, Blount County Commission

Ron French, Blount County Commission

Bob Kidd

BLOUNT COUNTY CABLE AUTHORITY

The Blount County Cable Authority grants franchises for the various cable systems.

Charter: (Maryville/Alcoa customers, Louisville and some Friendsville addresses) 1774 Henry G Lane St., Maryville, TN 37801 Hours: 9 a.m-6 p.m. Monday-Friday

Phone: 865-983-8200 or 888-438-2427

Comcast: (Walland/Townsend/Rockford/Greenback customers and most Friendsville) 102 Endsley Quarry Lane, Friendsville, TN 37737 Hours: 8 a.m-5 p.m. Monday-Friday Phone: 865-637-5411, 800-266-2278

Blount County Representatives

Gary Farmer: 111 Firefly Lane, Maryville, TN 37803 Phone: 865-983-4778

Kenneth Melton: 3428 Old Lowes Ferry Road, Louisville, TN 37777 Phone: 865-981-2683

Ron French: 813 Burnett Station Road, Seymour, TN 37865 Phone: 865-577-8393

City of Maryville Representatives

Tom Taylor: 801 E. Broadway Ave., Maryville, TN 37804 Phone: 865-984-8585

Steve Greene: 2058 Old Niles Ferry Road, Maryville, TN 37803 Phone: 865-983-7655

Lauren Kardatzke: 1530 Old Niles Ferry Road, Louisville, TN 37777 Phone: 865-983-7728

City of Alcoa Representatives

Vaughn Belcher: 617 Alcoa Road, Alcoa, TN 37701 Phone: 865-982-7192

William C. Cochran: 1310 Mildred Circle, Alcoa, TN 37701 Phone: 865-977-7720

Don Larson: 1528 Louisville Road, Alcoa, TN 37701 Phone: 865-984-0796

BOARD OF EDUCATION

District 1

Chair Debbie Sudhoff: 266 Kings Grant Road, Maryville, TN 37804 Phone: 865-982-3235

District 2

Bill Padgett: 352 W. Lincoln St.,

Alcoa, TN 37701 Phone: 865-621-0980

District 3

Charles Finley: 1210 Chilhowee Ave., Maryville, TN 37801 Phone: 865-983-8426

District 4

Robbie Kirkland: 1502 Blockhouse Road, Maryville, TN 37803 Phone: 865-765-1211

District 5

Scott Helton: 816 Wells Road, Maryville, TN 37801 Phone: 865-233-4604

District 6

Jim Compton: 1117 Summerfield Drive, Maryville, TN 37801 Phone: 865-983-5510

District 7

Fred Goins: 2044 Middlesettlements Road, Maryville, TN 37801 Phone: 865-984-3829

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