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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A Cannon County woman is charged in nearby Rutherford County with doctor shopping for prescription drugs, using TennCare as payment.
Hale was just arrested in September on an indictment in Cannon County, charging her with doctor shopping for the same drugs, painkillers Hydrocodone and Tramadol, using TennCare to pay for either the clinical visits or the prescriptions.
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.
sanguisuga were captured inside the domestic residence in Cannon County, Tennessee.
Gragg for recognition and collection of triatomes from Cannon County, Tennessee.
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.
fuscus were collected from three seeps located on the southeastern slope of Short Mountain, Cannon County Tennessee from October 1990 to June 1991.