Municipal Technical Advisory Service - City Information

City Of Camden (Benton County)

110 Highway 641 South
P. O. Box 779
Camden, TN 38320
Phone: (731) 584-4656
Fax: (731) 584-1781
City URL:
City Email Address:

Governing Body
Meets: 2nd Monday
Time: 6:00 PM
Place: City Hall
Office Hours
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Charter for City Of Camden
Municipal Data
Municipal Court: Yes
2017 Population (Certified by TNECD): 3,582
Election Date: 11/06/2018
Grand Division: West
# of Employees: 59
2010 Population: 3,582
Square Miles: 4.9
Time Zone: Central
MTAS Management Consultant
Dana Deem
City: Water, Sewer, Garbage
Other: Gas, Electric
City Data
County Seat: Yes
Charter Form: Private Acts 1903, ch. 350, p. 1057
Year of Incorporation: 1838
Incorporation Act: Private Acts 1837-38, ch. 160, p. 231
Previous Citations: Private Acts 1847-48, ch. 7, p. 28
City Officials

Mayor - Roger G. Pafford
Alderman - Randall W. Clark
Alderman - Ford T. Pierce
Alderman - Richard Smith
Alderperson - Pat McLin
Alderperson - Debbie Baldwin
Building & Codes Official - Thomas Michael Townsend
City Attorney - Andrew B. Frazier, Jr.
City Clerk - Angie Holland
City Court Clerk - Bobby Melton
City Judge - Jennifer Hedge
City Recorder - Angie Holland
Fire Chief - Jerry Pierce
Planning Director - Jim Pillow
Police Chief - George Smith
Street Superintendent - Randy Sparks
Wastewater Manager - Johnny Townsend
Water Manager - Johnny Townsend

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