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Welcome to Akins Corner ...

Akins Corner is located in Tipton County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Akins Corner: Akins Cor. (or less commonly used: Akins Crn.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Akins Corner for more information about variations on the name of Akins Corner.

Akins Corner is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Akins Corner, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Akins Corner: (731)

Communities near Akins Corner ...

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

  • Bartlett [Shelby County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bartlett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bartlett
    • Bartlett [Shelby County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Akins Corner
    • Estimated population in 2019: 59,440 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bartlett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bartlett<5>
  • 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.
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    • Spring Lake [Shelby County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Akins Corner
    • Estimated population in 2014: 34,269 people
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  • Lakeland [Shelby County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakeland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lakeland [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Akins Corner
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,642 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakeland<5>
  • Arlington [Shelby County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Arlington [Shelby County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Akins Corner
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,743 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Millington [Shelby County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millington
      • Millington [Shelby County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Akins Corner
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,641 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millington<5>
    • Clopton [Tipton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clopton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Clopton [Tipton County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Akins Corner
      • Estimated population in 2014: 9,889 people
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    • Atoka [Tipton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atoka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atoka
      • Atoka [Tipton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Akins Corner
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,517 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atoka<5>
    • Covington [Tipton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
      • Covington [Tipton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Akins Corner
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,834 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<5>
    • Osceola [Mississippi County]
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      • Osceola [Mississippi County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Akins Corner
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,638 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osceola<5>
    • Munford [Tipton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Munford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Munford
      • Munford [Tipton County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Akins Corner
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,109 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Munford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Munford<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 Akins Corner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Akins Corner.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akins Corner ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Tipton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tipton County: www.tiptonco.com

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 Tipton, 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 Akins Corner - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Akins Corner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akins Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4867, Longitude: -89.7692       In this case, the coordinates for Akins Corner 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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