Tennessee Moore County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Moore County, Tennessee. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Tennessee Moore County.

1. Library System MOORE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 17 Lynchburg HWY., Lynchburg, TN 37352
Phone Number: (931) 759-7285 Moore 19,708 12,685

2. Central Library MOORE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Street Address: 17 Lynchburg HWY., Lynchburg, TN 37352
Phone Number: (931) 759-7285 Moore N/A N/A

Overview of Moore County, Tennessee

Moore County is a county located in the state of Tennessee. As of 2000, the population is 5,740. It forms a consolidated city-county government with its county seat of Lynchburg.

Current Sheriff is Mark Logan.

Current Master Distiller at Jack Daniels is Jimmy Bedford.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 338 km² (130 mi²). 335 km² (129 mi²) of it is land and 3 km² (1 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.93% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 5,740 people, 2,211 households, and 1,686 families residing in the county. The population density is 17/km² (44/mi²). There are 2,515 housing units at an average density of 8/km² (20/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 95.84% White, 2.72% Black or African American, 0.19% Native American, 0.14% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.51% from other races, and 0.61% from two or more races. 0.78% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 2,211 households out of which 30.70% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.10% are married couples living together, 7.60% have a female householder with no husband present, and 23.70% are non-families. 21.40% of all households are made up of individuals and 11.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.55 and the average family size is 2.95.

In the county, the population is spread out with 23.30% under the age of 18, 8.40% from 18 to 24, 26.50% from 25 to 44, 26.30% from 45 to 64, and 15.50% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 98.10 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 97.80 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $36,591, and the median income for a family is $41,484. Males have a median income of $31,559 versus $20,987 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,040. 9.60% of the population and 7.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 11.70% are under the age of 18 and 12.10% are 65 or older.

Cities and towns

  • Lynchburg