Hamblen County

Hamblen County, Tennessee

511 W 2nd North St
Morristown, TN 37814
Phone: (423) 586-1993
Fax: (423) 318-2508

In northeastern TN, northeast of Knoxville; organized Jun 8, 1870 from Grainger, Hawkins, and Jefferson counties. Name Origin: For Hezekiah Hamblen (1775-1854?), member of the Hawkins County court

Area (sq mi):: 175.77 (land 161.03; water 14.74) Population per square mile: 372.00
Population 2005: 59,898 State rank: 21 Population change: 2000-20005 3.00%; 1990-2000 15.20% Population 2000: 58,128 (White 88.50%; Black or African American 4.10%; Hispanic or Latino 5.70%; Asian 0.60%; Other 4.60%). Foreign born: 5.30%. Median age: 37.10
Income 2000: per capita $17,743; median household $32,350; Population below poverty level: 14.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,628-$25,395
Unemployment (2004): 5.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.60% Median travel time to work: 19.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 18.50%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Morristown County seat (25,462)

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    The Bank has four banking facilities and one mortgage origination office located in Hamblen County, Tennessee.
    officials announced today that the Morristown-based company will invest $6 million to expand operations and create 160 jobs in Hamblen County.
    Our additions during the past year of the Merchants-Greene office in Hamblen County and our Farragut office in Knox County have allowed us to expand our customer base, and construction on our second Knoxville office is underway with an estimated completion date of mid 2007.