Cannon County

Cannon County, Tennessee

1 County Courthouse Public Sq
Woodbury, TN 37190
Phone: (615) 563-4278
Fax: (615) 563-1289

In central TN, southeast of Nashville; organized Jan 31, 1836 from Rutherford, Warren, and Smith counties. Name Origin: For Col. Newton Cannon (1781-1842), U.S. representative from TN (1814-17; 1819-23) and governor (1836-39)

Area (sq mi):: 265.71 (land 265.64; water 0.06) Population per square mile: 50.20
Population 2005: 13,337 State rank: 79 Population change: 2000-20005 4.00%; 1990-2000 22.50% Population 2000: 12,826 (White 96.10%; Black or African American 1.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.20%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 36.80
Income 2000: per capita $16,405; median household $32,809; Population below poverty level: 12.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,026-$24,986
Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): -0.40% Median travel time to work: 32.70 minutes Working outside county of residence: 62.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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17, 1987, she married Fred Brown in Cannon County, Tennessee and he preceded her in death on Aug.
The ACLU contacted Cannon County REACH, which runs the program, in response to a claim that a student was told he could read any book except the Bible.
sanguisuga was captured from within a home in a rural area of Cannon County, Tennessee, located approximately 60 km from metropolitan Nashville.
Gragg for recognition and collection of triatomes from Cannon County, Tennessee.
17, 1987, he married Joan Nowicki Welsch in Cannon County, Tennessee and she survives.
This fascination probably was fueled by the discovery of two new species of tardigrades found on Short Mountain in Cannon County and a trip to England to present this finding.
Stomach-content analyses of Cannon County dusky salamander populations indicate that postmetamorphic individuals consume a variety of invertebrate prey, and the diet varies with prey seasonal availability and abundance.