McMinn County, Tennessee

McMinn County: County in Tennessee, United States


McMinn County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 52,266 and a population density of 47 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 54,208 inhabitants. Its county seat is Athens. The county was created 203 years ago in 1818.

Quick Facts about McMinn County

Population : 54,208 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
Area : 1119 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.5%
Land as percent of area : 99.5%
Named for : Joseph McMinn
Altitude : 919 feet / 280 meters
Capital : Athens
Establishment : January 01, 1819
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 13:06:28 (5th December 2022)
Density : 48 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.58% (2010-2020)
McMinn County locator map
Location of McMinn County on Tennessee map.
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Mcminn-county-courthouse1 image


McMinn County is located at 35°25'29"N 84°37'3"W (35.4247500, -84.6174700). It has 5 neighbors: Bradley County, Loudon County, Meigs County, Monroe County and Polk County.

McMinn County map

The largest city of McMinn County is Etowah with a population of 3,527. Other cities include, Niota population 738 and Calhoun population 503. See all McMinn County cities & populated places.

McMinn County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in McMinn County.

City Name Population Title
Athens 14,120 Town in Tennessee, United States
Etowah 3,527 City in McMinn County, Tennessee
Englewood 1,538 Town of the United States
Niota 738 Human settlement in McMinn County, Tennessee, United States of America
Calhoun 503 Human settlement in McMinn County, Tennessee, United States of America

McMinn County has 5 neighbours.

  • Athens


The population of McMinn County increased by 3.58% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 52,266 - census
2011 52,335 0.13% estimation process
2012 52,441 0.2% estimation process
2013 52,431 -0.02% estimation process
2014 52,675 0.46% estimation process
2015 52,502 -0.33% estimation process
2016 52,700 0.38% estimation process
2017 52,931 0.44% estimation process
2018 53,336 0.76% estimation process
2019 53,794 0.85% estimation process
2020 54,208 0.76% estimation process

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People born in McMinn County (3)

People born in McMinn County, including politician Dewitt Clinton Senter, politician George W. Whitmore, California politician Jonas Hoyl, .


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