Atoka Tourism

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Atoka /ə.ˈtoʊ.kə/ is a town in Tipton County, Tennessee. Historians and genealogists can trace Atoka's origins back to the 1838 charter of Portersville. Atoka adopted Portersville's charter as its own. World War I Medal of Honor recipient Sgt. Joseph B. Adkison lived in the city limits of Atoka. His final resting place is not in Atoka, but is close to the area. Atoka is an incorporated municipality. Five public parks exist in the city limits of Atoka. As of the 2010 census, Atoka has the second largest population in Tipton County. Between 1990 and 2010, Atoka experienced a large increase in population. In 1990 the population was 659. By 2010 the population was 8,387. Covington, the county seat, has the largest population. Atoka, Tennessee is the mailing address of many more people than census figures show. The United States Postal Service Rural Free Deliver extended the Atoka Post Office delivery. Because of this, many people outside of the city limits call Atoka home. Atoka Elementary School, part of Tipton County Public Schools, is located in Atoka.


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Facts and Stats for Atoka*

  • Pollution Statistics in Atoka

    Know the pollution level of Atoka before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 31.67 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 66.67 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 63.89 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 27.78 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 37.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 66.67 (High)
  • Atoka: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Atoka for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Atoka.

    • Burglary and Theft 75 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 71.43 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 82.14 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 71.3 (High)
    • Car Stealing 67.86 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 79.46 (High)
    • Attacks 72.32 (High)
    • Drug offense 90.74 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 34.82 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 13.39 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 74.11 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 75 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 84.82 (Very High)
  • Living in Atoka - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Atoka is 160.47 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 21.35 (Low)
    • Climate Index 85.84 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 49 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.13 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.1 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 33.73 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.19 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 154.8 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Atoka

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Atoka

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 28.75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.59 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.25 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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