Tennessee , US

Tennessee: State of the United States of America

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Seal of Tennessee
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Geography

Tennessee is located at 35°45'1"N 86°15'1"W (35.7503500, -86.2502700). It has 8 neighbors: Arkansas, Georgia, Missouri, Mississippi, North Carolina, Alabama, Kentucky and Virginia.

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The largest city of Tennessee is Nashville with a population of 684,410. Other cities include, Memphis population 649,705, New South Memphis population 641,608, Knoxville population 190,223 and Chattanooga population 184,742. See all Tennessee cities & populated places.

Weather

Tennessee forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 0 to 5 mph. more

Tennessee Quick Facts

Population : 6,886,834
Country : United States of America
Different from : tennessine
Head of government : Governor of Tennessee
Area : 109247 km2
Water as percent of area : 2.16%
Land as percent of area : 97.84%
Easternmost point : Point(-81.646916666 36.611916666)
Legislative body : Tennessee General Assembly
Named for : Tanasi
Official language : English
Altitude : 919 feet / 280 meters
Capital : Nashville
Establishment : June 06, 1796 (225 years ago)
Time Zone : Central Time Zone, Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 10:34:03 (22nd October 2021)
Weather : 70℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather

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Tennessee has 8 neighbours.

  • Arkansas state of the United States of America
  • Georgia state in the southeastern United States
  • Missouri state of the United States of America
  • Mississippi state of the United States of America
  • North Carolina state of the United States of America
  • Alabama One of the 50 states that make up the United States of America is Alabama. Its capital is Montgomery, and Birmingham is its most populous city. It is located in the country's South Region, Southeast Central Division. It is bordered by Tennessee to the north, Georgia to the east, with the Chattahoochee River forming the southern half of this boundary, Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south, and Mississippi to the west. On 14 December 1819, as state number 22, he was admitted to the Union.
  • Kentucky state of the United States of America
  • Virginia state of the United States of America

  • Jefferson County
  • Lincoln County
  • Hamblen County
  • Anderson County
  • Hamilton County
  • Perry County
  • Scott County
  • Weakley County
  • Crockett County
  • Smith County
  • Marshall County
  • Bedford County
  • Hickman County
  • Union County
  • Hardin County
  • Washington County
  • Overton County
  • Sequatchie County
  • Greene County
  • Dickson County
  • Dyer County
  • Knox County
  • Marion County
  • Macon County
  • Obion County
  • Humphreys County
  • Hardeman County
  • Rhea County
  • Wilson County
  • Blount County
  • Meigs County
  • Rutherford County
  • Haywood County
  • Chester County
  • Cumberland County
  • Stewart County
  • Shelby County
  • Clay County
  • Lawrence County
  • Lake County
  • Lewis County
  • Campbell County
  • Sullivan County
  • McNairy County
  • Maury County
  • Hancock County
  • Roane County
  • Grundy County
  • Franklin County
  • McMinn County
  • Sevier County
  • Cannon County
  • Henderson County
  • Bledsoe County
  • Van Buren County
  • Lauderdale County
  • Morgan County
  • Robertson County
  • Loudon County
  • White County
  • Giles County
  • Monroe County
  • Moore County
  • Carter County
  • Fayette County
  • Fentress County
  • Polk County
  • Madison County
  • Trousdale County
  • Hawkins County
  • DeKalb County
  • Cheatham County
  • Grainger County
  • Henry County
  • Carroll County
  • Putnam County
  • Unicoi County
  • Benton County
  • Wayne County
  • Gibson County
  • Decatur County
  • Sumner County
  • Johnson County
  • Pickett County
  • Jackson County
  • Davidson County
  • Claiborne County
  • Houston County
  • Coffee County
  • Bradley County
  • Montgomery County
  • Williamson County
  • Tipton County
  • Warren County
  • Cocke County

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
1910 2,184,789 - census
1920 2,337,885 6.55% census
1930 2,616,556 10.65% census
1940 2,915,841 10.26% census
1950 3,291,718 11.42% census
1960 3,567,089 7.72% census
1970 3,923,687 9.09% census
1980 4,591,120 14.54% census
1990 4,877,185 5.87% census
2000 5,689,283 14.27% census
2010 6,346,105 10.35% census
2011 6,399,291 0.83% estimation process
2012 6,453,898 0.85% estimation process
2013 6,494,340 0.62% estimation process
2014 6,541,223 0.72% estimation process
2015 6,591,170 0.76% estimation process
2016 6,646,010 0.83% estimation process
2017 6,708,799 0.94% estimation process
2018 6,771,631 0.93% estimation process
2019 6,829,174 0.84% estimation process
2020 6,886,834 0.84% estimation process

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People born in Tennessee (200)

People born in Tennessee, including Swiss politician Ernst Leonhardt, politician Benjamin Baker Moeur, Eastern Cherokee Ghighau, or Beloved Woman, and warrior, introduced dairying and chattel slavery to Cherokee Nancy Ward, you can see a list of people who born in Tennessee.

  • Margaret George (American writer) she was born in 19/01/1943
  • Robert Russell Newton (American astronomer) he was born in 07/07/1918
  • Dicky Wells (American jazz trombonist) he was born in 10/06/1907
  • Simon Pollard Hughes (American politician (1830-1906)) he was born in 14/04/1830
  • Hugh Hunt (American set decorator) he was born in 08/03/1902
  • Mary Katharine Brandegee (American botanist (1844-1920)) she was born in 28/10/1844
  • Burnett Guffey (American cinematographer) he was born in 26/05/1905
  • Edgar Bright Wilson (American chemist (1908-1992)) he was born in 18/12/1908
  • Johnny Shines (American blues singer and guitarist) he was born in 26/04/1915
  • Frank Stokes (American blues musician, songster, and blackface minstrel) he was born in 01/01/1888
  • Chris Crocker (American actor and comedian) was born in 07/12/1987
  • James B. Frazier (American politician (1856-1937)) he was born in 18/10/1856
  • Joe Hill Louis (American singer, guitarist, harmonica player and one-man band) he was born in 23/09/1921
  • Baby Ray (American football player (1914-1986)) he was born in 30/09/1914
  • Billy Barrix (American musician) he was born in 05/06/1937
  • Thomas Clarke Rye (American politician (1863-1953)) he was born in 02/06/1863
  • Bob Birdsong (American bodybuilder) he was born in 01/01/1948
  • Major Ridge (Cherokee leader) he was born in 01/01/1771

Other places with the same name (2)

Largest Cities in Tennessee (more)

Cities, Towns, Villages, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Tennessee.

City Name Title County Population
Nashville Consolidated city-county in Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, and the state capital of Tennessee Davidson 684,410
Memphis County seat of Shelby County, Tennessee, United States Shelby 649,705
New South Memphis City in United States of America Shelby 641,608
Knoxville County seat of Knox County, Tennessee, United States; third-largest city in Tennessee Knox 190,223
Chattanooga City in and county seat of Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States Hamilton 184,742
Clarksville City in Tennessee Montgomery 161,247
East Chattanooga City in Hamilton County, Tennessee, United States of America Hamilton 154,024
Murfreesboro City in Tennessee, United States of America Rutherford 150,757
City of Murfreesboro City in Tennessee, United States of America Rutherford 146,900
Franklin County seat of Williamson County, Tennessee, United States Williamson 85,316
Jackson City in Madison County, Tennessee, United States Madison 67,402
Johnson City City in Tennessee, United States Washington 66,906
Bartlett City in Shelby County, Tennessee, United States Shelby 59,327
Hendersonville County seat of Henderson County, North Carolina, United States Sumner 59,323
Kingsport City in Sullivan, Hawkins, and Washington counties in Tennessee, United States Sullivan 54,112
Smyrna Town in Rutherford County, Tennessee, United States Carroll 53,185

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Tennessee Counties (more)

Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated
County Name Population
Shelby County 936,017
Davidson County 694,176
Knox County 475,609
Hamilton County 371,662
Rutherford County 339,261
Williamson County 245,348
Montgomery County 214,251
Sumner County 195,561
Sullivan County 158,755
Wilson County 148,130
Blount County 134,751
Washington County 130,367
Bradley County 109,071
Maury County 99,590
Sevier County 99,244
Madison County 98,360

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Map & Images (more maps)

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Blount County Tennessee
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Bradley County Tennessee
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Campbell County Tennessee
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Cannon County Tennessee
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Carroll County Tennessee
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Carter County Tennessee
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Chester County Tennessee
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Clay County Tennessee
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Cocke County Tennessee
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Coffee County Tennessee
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Crockett County Tennessee
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Cumberland County Tennessee
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Dekalb County Tennessee
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Decatur County Tennessee
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Dickson County Tennessee
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Dyer County Tennessee
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