Rogersville Hawkins County, Tennessee

Rogersville: County seat of Hawkins County, Tennessee, United States


Rogersville is a city located in the county of Hawkins in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,420 and a population density of 503 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,364 inhabitants.

The city was created 233 years ago in 1788.

Rogersville Quick Facts

Population : 4,364 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Tennessee (United States)
County : Hawkins County
Postal code : 37857
Phone Area Codes : 423
Area : 8.79 km2
Altitude : 1,286 feet / 392 meters
Capital city : Rogersville is capital of Hawkins County
Establishment : January 01, 1789 (233 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 09:05:40 (21st May 2022)
Density : 496 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -1.28% (2010-2020)
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Location of Rogersville on Tennessee map.
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Rogersville is located at 36°24'26"N 83°0'20"W (36.4073200, -83.0054400).

Rogersville map


According to census records, the population of Rogersville decreased by 1.28% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,420 - census
2011 4,502 1.82% estimation process
2012 4,538 0.79% estimation process
2013 4,510 -0.62% estimation process
2014 4,476 -0.76% estimation process
2015 4,453 -0.52% estimation process
2016 4,483 0.67% estimation process
2017 4,438 -1.01% estimation process
2018 4,412 -0.59% estimation process
2019 4,377 -0.8% estimation process
2020 4,364 -0.3% estimation process

Rogersville zip code is 37857. County name: Hawkins, County fips: 47073

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People born in Rogersville (15)

People born in Rogersville, including politician John Netherland Heiskell, singer and character actor Richard Hale, Confederate Army general Alexander P. Stewart, .


  • Bob Armstrong (American boxer) he was born in 04/09/1873
  • Bob Smith (American baseball player, born 1895) he was born in 22/04/1895
  • Charlie Chase (American broadcaster and radio and TV personality and host) he was born in 19/10/1952
  • Dick Bass (American baseball player) he was born in 07/07/1907
  • Jim White (American professional wrestler) he was born in 11/07/1942
  • Ken Givens (Tennessee politician; 34th Commissioner of Agriculture of Tennessee; Democratic representative to the Tennessee House of Representatives in the 96th through 102nd General Assemblies of Tennessee.) he was born in 01/10/1947
  • Leigh Allison Wilson (American writer) she was born in 23/10/1957
  • Thomas Huston Macbride (American botanist and tenth President of the University of Iowa (1848-1934)) he was born in 31/07/1848
  • John M. Fleming (American politician and newspaper editor) he was born in 12/12/1832
  • Archie Dykes (American academic) he was born in 20/01/1931
  • Ron Wright (American professional wrestler) he was born in 26/10/1938
  • James Park Coffin (alumnus of the University of North Carolina) he was born in 22/09/1838

Schools in Rogersville

College & universities near Rogersville, TN

Code Name City ZIP
222062 Walters State Community College Morristown (TN) 37813-6899
221953 Tusculum University Greeneville (TN) 37743
221050 Tennessee College of Applied Technology-Morristown Morristown (TN) 37813-2094
486442 Sandra Academy of Salon Services Inc New Tazewell (TN) 37825-7239
219806 Carson-Newman University Jefferson City (TN) 37760

Post offices near Rogersville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rogersvill Post Office Rogersville (TN) 37857
Eidson Post Office Eidson (TN) 37731
Surgoinsvill Post Office Surgoinsville (TN) 37873
Bulls Ga Post Office Bulls Gap (TN) 37711
Whitesburg Post Office Whitesburg (TN) 37891

Other places with the same name (3)

  • Rogersville , Missouri city in Greene and Webster Counties in the U.S. state of Missouri with a population of 3,953 people.
  • Rogersville , Alabama town in Lauderdale County, Alabama, United States with a population of 1,293 people.

Other cities in Hawkins County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hawkins County , TN.

City Name Population Title
Church Hill 6,643 City in Tennessee
Mount Carmel 5,425 Town in Hawkins County, Tennessee, United States
Surgoinsville 1,754 City in Hawkins County, Tennessee, United States of America
Bulls Gap 717 Town in Hawkins County, Tennessee, United States
Petersburg 576 City located in Lincoln and Marshall County, Tennessee

Distance to Other Cities

Rogersville distances to largest Tennessee cities