Paris Information

Paris Information

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

General Paris Information

State: Tennessee

County: Henry County

Close cities: Puryear, TN, Henry, TN, Mansfield, TN, Buchanan, TN, Kenzie, TN, Cottage Grove, TN, Paris, TN, Gleason, TN, Springville, TN

Paris Population (census data)
Total 9,920 (+1.2% since 2000)
Male 4,453 (44.9%)
Female 5,467 (55.1%)

Population Density: 912 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.7 (US Avg is 100)

Paris Elevation: 519 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.9 square miles

Median Household Income: $28,936

Zip Codes: 38242.

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Paris Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (76.5%)
  • Black (20.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.1%)
  • Irish (10.0%)
  • English (9.9%)
  • German (7.2%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.2%)
  • Subsaharan African (2.5%)

Local Paris Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies, Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: University of Tennessee, Murray State University

Paris School Information

High Schools
Henry County High School (315 South Wilson Street, Paris, TN, 38242 - Henry County School District District)
Middle Schools
W O Inman Middle School (400 Harrison Street, Paris, TN, 38242 - Paris City Special School District District)
Elementary Schools
Paris Elementary School (650 B Volunteer Drive, Paris, TN, 38242 - Paris City Special School District District)
W G Rhea Elementary School (115 South Wilson Street, Paris, TN, 38242 - Paris City Special School District District)
Other/Private Schools
E. W. Grove School (215 Grove Boulevard, Paris, TN, 38242 - Henry County School District District)

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