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(Lawrence County)

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Welcome to Antioch ...

Antioch is located in Lawrence County<1>.

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

Antioch is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Antioch: (931)

Communities Also Named Antioch ...

While we believe that this Antioch is located in Lawrence County, we know of another 12 Tennessee communities named Antioch. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bedford, Davidson, DeKalb, Dickson, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Knox, Loudon, Montgomery, Tipton and Trousdale County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 95 communities that are also named Antioch - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas (6), California, Florida, Georgia (9), Illinois, Indiana (4), Kansas (2), Kentucky (5), Louisiana (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (2), Nebraska, North Carolina (6), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, South Carolina (6), Texas (11), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Antioch ...

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

  • Lawrenceburg [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrenceburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrenceburg
    • Lawrenceburg [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,035 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrenceburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrenceburg<5>
  • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty Grove
    • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,825 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Grove
  • Pulaski [Giles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pulaski
    • Pulaski [Giles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,597 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pulaski<5>
  • New Prospect [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Prospect
    • New Prospect [Lawrence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2014: 6,880 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Prospect
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wales [Giles County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wales have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wales
      • Wales [Giles County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,031 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wales
    • Loretto [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
      • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,771 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<5>
    • Olivet [Giles County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olivet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olivet
      • Olivet [Giles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Antioch
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,350 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olivet
    • Corning [Wayne County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corning
      • Corning [Wayne County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,210 people
    • Gordon [Giles County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordon
      • Gordon [Giles County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,192 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordon
    • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Joseph
      • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 829 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joseph
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<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 Antioch. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Antioch.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antioch ...

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

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About Lawrence County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lawrence County: www.co.lawrence.tn.us/

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 Lawrence, 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 Antioch - 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- Antioch) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antioch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1479, Longitude: -87.3214       In this case, the coordinates for Antioch 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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