Cookeville Information

Cookeville Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Cookeville, TN

General Cookeville Information

State: Tennessee

County: Putnam County

Close cities: Cookeville, TN, Algood, TN, Rickman, TN, Gainesboro, TN, Bloomington Springs, TN, Hilham, TN, Baxter, TN

Cookeville Population (census data)
Total 28,901 (+19.5% since 2000)
Male 14,552 (50.4%)
Female 14,349 (49.6%)

Population Density: 1,322 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 87.2 (US Avg is 100)

Cookeville Elevation: 1,133 feet above sea level

Land Area: 21.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,109

Zip Codes: 38505, 38501, 38503, 38502, and 38506.

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Cookeville Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (89.6%)
  • Hispanic (4.2%)
  • Black (2.9%)
  • Other race (2.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • Asian Indian (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (22.1%)
  • English (11.4%)
  • Irish (9.3%)
  • German (9.0%)
  • Scotch-Irish (4.0%)
  • Scottish (2.2%)
Foriegn Born: 1,289 people (4.5%)
  • Latin America (54.9%)
  • Asia (33.3%)
  • Europe (11.8%)

Local Cookeville Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, Atlanta Hawks
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Tennessee Technological University, Middle Tennessee State University

Cookeville School Information

High Schools
Cookeville High School (2335 North Washington Avenue, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Putnam County Adult High School (1060 B E Spring Street, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Middle Schools
Avery Trace Middle School (230 Cavalier Drive, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Prescott Central Middle School (242 East 10th Street, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Elementary Schools
Algood Elementary School (540 Dry Valley Road, Cookeville, TN, 38506 - Putnam County School District District)
Cane Creek Elementary School (1500 West Jackson Street, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Capshaw Elementary School (577 Hudgens, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Dodson Branch Elementary (16221 Dodson Branch Highway, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Jackson County School District District)
Jere Whitson Elementary School (178 East Jere Whitson Road, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Northeast Elementary School (575 Old Kentucky Road, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Park View Elementary School (545 Scott Avenue, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Sycamore Elementary School (452 Ellis Avenue, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Dry Valley Alternative School (3860 Phifer Mountain Road, Cookeville, TN, 38501 - Putnam County School District District)

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