Tennessee
Nonprofits and 501C Tax Exempt Organizations

Numer of Organizations Total
Assets
Total
Income
Highest Asset Amount Average Assets Highest Income Amount Average Income
44,840 $85,076,831,297 $55,675,562,571 $7,990,839,279 $7,071,847 $8,489,564,639 $4,671,464
Download Data
Download the entire Tennessee list of nonprofit organizations to your computer/laptop/phone

Top Nonprofit Organizations in Tennessee with the Most Assets

501(C) Classification Totals

  • • The following table is a list of 501(c) classifications and the number of organizations in Tennessee granted an exempt status under that classification.
    • The 501(c) section of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 defines the category under which an organization may be tax exempt.
# Classification Description Organization Count Organization Assets
1 501(c)(3) Charitable Organization 18,299 $44,685,685,920 501c3
2 501(c)(3) Educational Organization 9,237 $19,496,266,200 501c3
3 501(c)(3) Religious Organization 4,953 $642,707,381 501c3
4 501(c)(90) 4947(a)(2) - Charitable Trust (Form 990 Filer) 1,831 $1,098,596,662 501c90
5 501(c)(7) Pleasure, Recreational, or Social Club 1,574 $541,748,322 501c7
6 501(c)(8) Fraternal Beneficiary Society, Order or Association 1,144 $65,150,358 501c8
7 501(c)(4) Civic League 1,115 $274,925,338 501c4
8 501(c)(6) Business League 1,084 $527,490,385 501c6
9 501(c)(4) Social Welfare Organization 1,022 $505,430,465 501c4
10 501(c)(5) Labor Organization 857 $194,547,822 501c5
11 501(c)(19) Post or Organization of War Veterans 684 $81,064,582 501c19
12 501(c)(10) Domestic Fraternal Societies and Associations 664 $44,615,229 501c10
13 501(c)(6) Board of Trade 379 $196,689,876 501c6
14 501(c)(13) Burial Association 281 $15,868,649 501c13
15 501(c)(5) Agricultural Organization 237 $146,885,856 501c5
16 501(c)(3) Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Animals 220 $77,164,687 501c3
17 501(c)(13) Cemetery Company 218 $34,599,771 501c13
18 501(c)(9) Voluntary Employees' Beneficiary Association (Non-Govt. Emps.) 214 $1,066,108,182 501c9
19 501(c)(6) Chamber of Commerce 154 $72,273,887 501c6
20 501(c)(14) Credit Union 126 $10,827,131,753 501c14
21 501(c)(4) Local Association of Employees 52 $1,037,626 501c4
22 501(c)(3) Literary Organization 51 $17,435,256 501c3
23 501(c)(2) Title-Holding Corporation 48 $68,814,276 501c2
24 501(c)(15) Mutual Insurance Company or Assoc. Other Than Life or Marine 34 $61,095,443 501c15
25 501(c)(92) 4947(a)(1) - Private Foundation (Form 990PF Filer) 34 $43,930,902 501c92
26 501(c)(3) Scientific Organization 33 $95,404,010 501c3
27 501(c)(3) Organization for Public Safety Testing 29 $2,823,843 501c3
28 501(c)(3) Organization to Prevent Cruelty to Children 24 $4,306,966 501c3
29 501(c)(12) Organization Like Those on Three Preceding Lines 20 $2,236,294,596 501c12
30 501(c)(1) Government Instrumentality 18 $526,826,375 501c1
31 501(c)(6) Real Estate Board 12 $16,030,350 501c6
32 501(c)(9) Voluntary Employees' Beneficiary Association (Govt. Emps.) 12 $89,160,831 501c9
33 501(c)(12) Mutual Cooperative Telephone Co. 10 $1,012,633,876 501c12
34 501(c)(5) Horticultural Organization 9 $219,870 501c5
35 501(c)(12) Benevolent Life Insurance Assoc. 7 $211,020,303 501c12
36 501(c)(21) Black Lung Trust 4 $0 501c21
37 501(c)(17) Supplemental Unemployment Compensation Trust or Plan 3 $8,454,712 501c17
38 501(c)(12) Mutual Ditch or Irrigation Co. 3 $5,164,823 501c12
39 501(c)(25) Title Holding Co. for Pensions, etc. 1 $0 501c25
40 501(c)(29) ACA 1322 Qualified Nonprofit Health Insurance Issuers 1 $31,413,956 501c29
False - none - No Classification 142 $49,811,958

Tennessee Places Ranked by Nonprofit Assets

Cities

 

Counties

Sorting List ...

Zip Codes