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Welcome to Adams Crossroads ...

Adams Crossroads is located in Dickson County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Adams Crossroads: Adams Xrds.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Adams Crossroads for more information about variations on the name of Adams Crossroads.

Adams Crossroads is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Adams Crossroads ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Adams Crossroads - they are located in Alabama, Delaware and Georgia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adams Crossroads.

Communities near Adams Crossroads ...

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

  • Oakridge [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakridge
    • Oakridge [Montgomery County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Adams Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2014: 29,303 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakridge
  • Dickson [Dickson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickson
    • Dickson [Dickson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Adams Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2018: 15,583 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dickson<5>
  • Brownsville [Houston County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownsville
    • Brownsville [Houston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Adams Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2014: 9,974 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownsville
  • Halls Creek [Humphreys County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halls Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halls Creek
    • Halls Creek [Humphreys County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Adams Crossroads
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halls Creek
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pigeon Roost [Humphreys County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pigeon Roost have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pigeon Roost
      • Pigeon Roost [Humphreys County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Adams Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2014: 6,132 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pigeon Roost
    • Waverly [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waverly
      • Waverly [Humphreys County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Adams Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,080 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waverly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waverly<5>
    • White Bluff [Dickson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Bluff
      • White Bluff [Dickson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Adams Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,606 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Bluff<5>
    • McEwen [Humphreys County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McEwen
      • McEwen [Humphreys County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Adams Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,733 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McEwen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McEwen<5>
    • Throckmorton [Stewart County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Throckmorton
      • Throckmorton [Stewart County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Adams Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,692 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Throckmorton
    • Charlotte [Dickson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Charlotte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlotte
      • Charlotte [Dickson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Adams Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,519 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlotte
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlotte<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 Adams Crossroads. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adams Crossroads.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adams Crossroads. 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 Adams Crossroads.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adams Crossroads ...

Looking for more information about Adams Crossroads? 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 Adams Crossroads, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adams Crossroads.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Dickson, 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 Adams Crossroads - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adams Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adams Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1814, Longitude: -87.5208       In this case, the coordinates for Adams Crossroads 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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