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Erin is a city in Houston County, Tennessee. The population was 1,490 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Houston County.

Major Roads And Highways

State Route 13

State Route 49 (Main Street)

State Route 149

ZIP Code

The ZIP code used in the Erin area is 37061.

Area Code

Erin uses the area code 931.


Board of Aldermen & Mayor meets first Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. at Erin City Hall.

Planning Commission meets on the fourth Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m. at Erin City Hall.

Elected Officials

City Mayor: Tommy Parchman

City Recorder: Lori Pendergrass

City Bookkeeper: Angie Neilson

City Clerks: Betty Beard and Farrah Dennis


Ward 1: Nina Finley and Paul Bailey

Ward 2: William Price (Vice Mayor) and Betsy Ligon

Ward 3: Walter Dunn and Nethla Shires

Ward 4: Melinda Campbell and Paul J. Gooden

Public Safety

Erin Police Department

Police Chief: Mark T. Moore

Sergeant: Brandon Harris

Officer: Trent Hearndon

Officer: Kevin Sugg

Officer: Leon Sanford

Reserve Officer: Chris Euman

Reserve Officer: Shaun Popp

Erin Fire Department

Fire Chief: Daniel Warren

Deputy Chief: Brad Hindman

Captain: Dustin Sinclair

Lieutenant: Chris Euman

Lieutenant: Josh Morphew

Firefighter Admin/Engineer: Jennifer Warren

Firefighter/TARS Instructor: Scott Hamilton

Firefighter: Rebecca Morphew

Firefighter: Fred Buchard

Firefighter/Photographer: Sean Wright

Firefighter: Brendan Davis


Public High Schools

Houston County Adult High School - (Students: 2; Location: 3573 West Main Street; Grades: 11 - 12)

Houston County High School - (Location: Hwy 149 Street; Grades: 09 - 12)

Public Primary/Middle Schools

Erin Elementary School - (Students: 456; Location: 6500 State Route 13; Grades: KG - 05)

Houston County Middle School - (Students: 338; Location: 1241 West Main Street; Grades: 06 - 08)

Major Events

Irish Day Parade - Held every 3rd Saturday of March.


Source: Internet