Overton County, Tennessee

Overton County: County in Tennessee, United States


Overton County is a county located in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the population was 22,083 and a population density of 20 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 22,566 inhabitants. Its county seat is Livingston. The county was created 215 years ago in 1806.

Quick Facts about Overton County

Population : 22,566 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
Area : 1126 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.3%
Land as percent of area : 99.7%
Named for : John Overton
Altitude : 902 feet / 275 meters
Capital : Livingston
Establishment : September 09, 1806
Time Zone : Central Time Zone
Local time : 05:05:18 (25th June 2022)
Density : 20 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.14% (2010-2020)
Weather : 89℉ Mostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms 7-days weather
Overton County locator map
Location of Overton County on Tennessee map.
Map of Tennessee highlighting Overton County locator map image
Map of Tennessee highlighting Overton County
Map of Tennessee highlighting Overton County locator map image


Overton County is located at 36°20'42"N 85°17'17"W (36.3450000, -85.2880800). It has 5 neighbors: Clay County, Fentress County, Jackson County, Pickett County and Putnam County.

Overton County map

Overton County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Livingston 4,129 Town in Tennessee, US


Overton County forecast: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more

Overton County has 5 neighbours.

  • Livingston


The population of Overton County increased by 2.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 22,083 - census
2011 22,165 0.37% estimation process
2012 22,164 -0% estimation process
2013 21,969 -0.89% estimation process
2014 21,951 -0.08% estimation process
2015 22,067 0.53% estimation process
2016 21,964 -0.47% estimation process
2017 21,998 0.15% estimation process
2018 22,068 0.32% estimation process
2019 22,241 0.78% estimation process
2020 22,566 1.44% estimation process

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People born in Overton County (6)

People born in Overton County, including politician Abraham Ellison Garrett, politician Albert Houston Roberts, musician Lester Flatt, .


  • Josiah Gregg (merchant, explorer, naturalist, and author) he was born in 19/07/1806
  • Benton Cordell Goodpasture (American author and preacher in the Churches of Christ) he was born in 09/04/1895
  • James C. Bates (confederate army officer) he was born in 14/05/1837

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