Important Contacts

City Hall

P.O. Box 160
2470 Cedar Street
McKenzie, TN 38201
 731.352.2292
Fax: 731.352.2259

Police Department

2470 Cedar Street
McKenzie, TN 38201
731.352.2265

Fire Department

2470 Cedar Street
McKenzie, TN 38201
731.352.3306

Electric Dept

103 West Paris Street
Huntingdon, TN
731.986.8284, 800.287.6302
Fax: 731.986.0227

Counties

McKenzie is situated at the crux of 3 counties: Carroll, Weakley, and Henry with the majority of the city within Carroll County.

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Major Industries in McKenzie

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  •     CSI - Metal Stamping - 65 employees
  •     Colorite - landscape irrigation hose - 40 employees
  •     Department of Human Services - Call Center - 70 employees
  •     J & J Auto Racing - Fabricates sprint cars - 12 employees
  •     McKenzie Regional Hospital & Medical Center - Healthcare - 300 employees
  •     McKenzie Valve & Machining – Valves – 35 employees                                                                    
  •     Profile Metal forming - Automotive Parts - 27 employees 
  •     Republic Doors – Doors & Frames – 150 employees
  •     Sanders Corp - Farming industry - 18 employees
  •     Shomaker Lumber - Planed lumber - 50 employees
  •     Tower Support Systems - underground support systems - 30 employees

McKenzie ranked as Number 3 best place to locate a warehouse.

Airport

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The Carroll County Airport is located within the McKenzie Industrial Park. The airport has a 5,500’ x 100’ runway and is equipped with a rotary beacon, VASI, and runway end strobes.

Also on site is an 80’ x 100’ hangar and tiedowns. NBC-217 and ABOS are in service. Available fuel includes Jet A and AV gas. An attendant is available 24 hours a day. The airport also has a 3,400 ft. parallel taxiway and 8 “T” hangars.

Carroll County Employment Data

  •     2006 Population: 29,322
  •     2005 High School Graduates: 295
  •     September 2008 Labor Force: 13,820
  •     September 2008 Total Unemployment: 1370*
  •     September Unemployment Rate: 9.9%
  •     Tri-County Labor Force: 43,390  (Carroll, Henry, and Weakly Counties)

*September 2008 total employment does not include discouraged or partially employed workers.

Carroll County Households

  •     Number: 11,611
  •     Median Income (2005): $32,079

Carroll County Income Distribution

  •     Under - $35,000: 56.4%
  •     $35,001 - $50,000: 18.4%
  •     $50,001 - $75,000: 15.5%
  •     $75,001 - Above: 9.7%

Carroll County Education Levels

  •     High School Grad: 38.4%
  •     Some College: 16%
  •     Associate Degree: 2,4%
  •     Bachelor Degree: 7.6%
  •     Graduate Degree : 3.5%

Carroll County Age Distribution

  •     Under 18 = 4,733
  •     18 - 24 = 2,675
  •     25 - 44 = 7,364
  •     45 - 64 = 7,475
  •     65+ = 5,200

Commute Times

  •     Less than 15 minutes: 43.8%
  •     15 - 29 Minutes: 34.6%
  •     More than 30 Minutes: 21.6%
  •     Median: 15.4