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Welcome to Bloomingdale ...

Bloomingdale is located in Sullivan County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Bloomingdale had a population of 9,888 people.<3> (see below for details).

Bloomingdale is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Bloomingdale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Bloomingdale: (423)

Communities Also Named Bloomingdale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Bloomingdale - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey (2), New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Bloomingdale ...

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

  • Johnson City [Washington County]
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    • Johnson City [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Bloomingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,142 people
    • Former names for Johnson City:
    • Blue Plum Station
    • Haynesville
    • Johnsons Depot
    • Johnsons Tank
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnson City<6>
  • Collingwood [Sullivan County]
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    • Collingwood [Sullivan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Bloomingdale
    • Estimated population in 2014: 48,655 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collingwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collingwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collingwood<6>
  • Bristol [Sullivan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bristol
    • Bristol [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Bloomingdale
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,142 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bristol
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bristol<6>
  • Cross [Sullivan County]
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    • Cross [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Bloomingdale
    • Estimated population in 2014: 11,330 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cross
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mill Point [Sullivan County]
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      • Mill Point [Sullivan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Bloomingdale
      • Estimated population in 2014: 11,080 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Point
    • Colonial Heights [Sullivan County]
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      • Colonial Heights [Sullivan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Bloomingdale
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,934 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonial Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonial Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colonial Heights<6>
    • Church Hill [Hawkins County]
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      • Church Hill [Hawkins County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Bloomingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,643 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Church Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Church Hill<6>
    • Mount Carmel [Hawkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Carmel
      • Mount Carmel [Hawkins County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Bloomingdale
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,255 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Carmel<6>
    • Waycross [Hawkins County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waycross
      • Waycross [Hawkins County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Bloomingdale
      • Estimated population in 2014: 4,091 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waycross have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waycross
    • Spurgeon [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spurgeon
      • Spurgeon [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Bloomingdale
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spurgeon

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 Bloomingdale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bloomingdale.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bloomingdale ...

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

Adding Bloomingdale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Bloomingdale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Bloomingdale was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Bloomingdale on our Genealogy Page.

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About Sullivan County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sullivan County: www.sullivancounty.org/

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 Sullivan, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bloomingdale.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bloomingdale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Bloomingdale) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bloomingdale. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from BloomingdaleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bloomingdale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5845, Longitude: -82.4893       In this case, the coordinates for Bloomingdale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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