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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    Louis Holloway is expected to join the Commerce Union executive management team as chief operating officer, Jim Bratton is expected to assume the role of Maury County market executive, and Holloway and two other current Community First board members are expected to join the Commerce Union and Reliant Bank boards of directors.
    The suspension came months after Maury County Schools reported the teacher to the state board for insubordination in February recommending he be suspended as a result of continued contact with the minor girl.
    Physics and Calculus at Columbia Academy in Maury County.
    To get support for a new mentoring system, Maury County Public Schools in Tennessee asked teachers to hold an election to select fellow teachers as coaches.
    Hodges, Maury County Trustee Steve Konz said that he would no longer officiate at any weddings due to his conservative Roman Catholic beliefs.
    Greenfield is affiliated with Maury County Retired Teachers and the Methodist Church.
    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.
    A letter to the Maury County Board of Zoning Appeals requests that the land be rezoned to allow for construction of the landfill.
    Craig Lee D'Apolito, CCO, corrections sergeant, Maury County Sheriff's Department, Columbia, Tenn.
    After the Maury County mosque was set ablaze in February, Daoud Abudiab and fellow members attempted to sort through the debris in an effort to preserve any salvageable items.
    Compiled, edited, and captioned by Bob Duncan (County Historian and Director of the Maury County Archives, Columbia, Tennessee), " Historic Photos of World War II: Volume 2--Pearl Harbor to Japan" is a coffee-table book style compendium of full-page black-and-white historic photos of battle scenes from the Pacific Theatre.