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Welcome to Bell Buckle ...

The town of Bell Buckle is located in Bedford County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Bell Buckle has a population of 519 people<1> (see below for details).

Bell Buckle was established in 1853.

The community of Bell Buckle is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Bell Buckle is within the (931) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bell Buckle had a population of 500 people. This makes Bell Buckle the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 500 people, the population of Bell Buckle increased 27.88% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 391 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Bell Buckle had an population of 519 people. This is an increase of 3.8% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.74% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bell Buckle.

Communities near Bell Buckle ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bell Buckle and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Chapel Hill   [Map]   1,476   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Eagleville   [Map]   663   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hollow Springs   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Manchester   [Map]   10,617   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Murfreesboro   [Map]   131,947   N   18 miles [29 km]
New Union   [Map]   ---   E   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bell Buckle.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bell Buckle. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bell Buckle. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bell Buckle.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bell Buckle:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bell Buckle ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Bell Buckle, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Bell Buckle.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Bell Buckle. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bell Buckle.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bell Buckle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Bell Buckle. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bell Buckle) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bell Buckle. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bell Buckle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bell Buckle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5910, Longitude: -86.3533     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Bell Buckle have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Bell Buckle.