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Welcome to Acklena ...

Acklena is located in Shelby County<1>.

The location of Acklena has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Acklena is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Acklena lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Acklena is within the (901) area code.

Communities near Acklena ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Acklena.

  • Memphis [Shelby County]
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    • Memphis [Shelby County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Acklena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 651,073 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Memphis<5>
  • Southaven [DeSoto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southaven
    • Southaven [DeSoto County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Acklena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 55,780 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southaven<5>
  • Germantown [Shelby County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Germantown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Germantown
    • Germantown [Shelby County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Acklena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 39,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Germantown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Germantown<5>
  • Olive Branch [DeSoto County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olive Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olive Branch
    • Olive Branch [DeSoto County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Acklena
    • Estimated population in 2019: 38,924 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olive Branch<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spring Lake [Shelby County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Lake
      • Spring Lake [Shelby County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Acklena
      • Estimated population in 2014: 34,269 people
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    • Horn Lake [DeSoto County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Horn Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Horn Lake
      • Horn Lake [DeSoto County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Acklena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 27,272 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Horn Lake<5>
    • West Memphis [Crittenden County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Memphis
      • West Memphis [Crittenden County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Acklena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,402 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Memphis<5>
    • Hernando [DeSoto County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hernando have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hernando
      • Hernando [DeSoto County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Acklena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,399 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hernando<5>
    • Marion [Crittenden County]
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      • Marion [Crittenden County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Acklena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,310 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
    • Walls [DeSoto County]
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      • Walls [DeSoto County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Acklena
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,420 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walls<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acklena. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acklena.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acklena. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Acklena.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Acklena. See our Newspapers Page for Acklena.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acklena ...

Looking for more information about Acklena? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Acklena, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Acklena.

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About Shelby County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Acklena. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountytn.gov/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Shelby, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acklena - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acklena) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acklena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0065, Longitude: -90.0681       In this case, the coordinates for Acklena have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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