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
The ZIP code used in the Erin area is 37061.
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.
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
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)
Irish Day Parade - Held every 3rd Saturday of March.