Townsend: City in Blount County, Tennessee, in the southeastern United State
Townsend is a city located in the county of Blount in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Its population at the 2010 census was 448 and a population density of 80 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 477 inhabitants.
The city was created 122 years ago in 1900.
Quick Facts about Townsend
|Population :||477 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Tennessee (United States)|
|County :||Blount County|
|Postal code :||37882|
|Phone Area Codes :||865|
|Area :||5.61 km2|
|Altitude :||1,070 feet / 326 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1901 (122 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||02:52:49 (6th December 2023)|
|Density :||85 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||6.08% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||37℉ Slight Chance Rain And Snow Showers 7-days weather|
Townsend is located at 35°40'31"N 83°45'21"W (35.6753700, -83.7557300).
Townsend forecast: A slight chance of rain showers before 7am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 7am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 20%. more
- Official Website
Official website of Townsend
The population of Townsend increased by 6.08% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Townsend
1 Great Smoky Mountains Association - Cades Cove Visitor Center
5686 Cades Cove Loop Rd, Townsend, TN 37882, United States ➦ Show Map
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2 Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday
8533 TN-73, Townsend, TN 37882, United States ➦ Show Map
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3 Cade's Cove Scenic Loop
Cades Cove Loop Rd, Townsend, TN 37882, United States ➦ Show Map
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4 Davy Crockett Riding Stables
505 Old Cades Cove Rd, Townsend, TN 37882, United States ➦ Show Map
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5 Swinging Bridge
7802 W Old Hwy 73, Townsend, TN 37882, United States ➦ Show Map
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People born in Townsend (1)
American football player and coach (1920-2007) Buster Ramsey was born in Townsend
Schools in Townsend
College & universities near Townsend, TN
|220710||Maryville College||Maryville (TN)||37804-5907|
Post offices near Townsend
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Townsend Post Office||Townsend (TN)||37882|
Other places with the same name (5)
- Townsend , Massachusetts town in Massachusetts, USA with a population of 9,448 people.
- Townsend , Delaware town in New Castle County, Delaware, United States with a population of 2,764 people.
- Townsend , Montana city in Montana, USA with a population of 2,220 people.
- Townsend , Wisconsin town in Oconto County, Wisconsin, United States with a population of 1,005 people.
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