Maury County

Maury County, Tennessee

10 Public Sq
Columbia, TN 38401
Phone: (931) 381-3690
Fax: (931) 381-1016

In west-central TN, southwest of Nashville; organized Nov 16, 1807 from Williamson County and Indian lands. Name Origin: For a prominent local family, whose members included Abram Maury (1801-48), U.S. representative from TN (1835-39)

Area (sq mi):: 615.52 (land 612.86; water 2.66) Population per square mile: 124.50
Population 2005: 76,292 State rank: 16 Population change: 2000-20005 9.80%; 1990-2000 26.80% Population 2000: 69,498 (White 81.00%; Black or African American 14.30%; Hispanic or Latino 3.30%; Asian 0.30%; Other 3.00%). Foreign born: 2.10%. Median age: 36.30
Income 2000: per capita $19,365; median household $41,591; Population below poverty level: 10.90% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,482-$28,810
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.50% Median travel time to work: 26.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 30.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Columbia County seat (33,599)
  • Spring Hill (14,431)

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    Hodges, Maury County Trustee Steve Konz said that he would no longer officiate at any weddings due to his conservative Roman Catholic beliefs.
    Greenfield currently serves as Chairman of a nonprofit organization called "Maury County Students in Transition" which provides emergency housing, clothing, food and utilities for students in need.
    A Tennessee mother in Maury County was infuriated when one of her child's lessons on Islam included writing, "There is no God but Allah" while learning about the Five Pillars of Islam.
    In addition, Hendrix has worked as an assistant district attorney in the 22nd Judicial District, a deputy clerk in the Maury County Clerk's office and counsel to the Tennessee General Assembly.
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