The location of Bluff City
Welcome to Bluff City ...
The city of Bluff City is located in Sullivan County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Bluff City has a population of 1,664 people<1> (see below for details).
Bluff City is 1,540 feet [469 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Bluff City lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Bluff City is within the (423) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bluff City had a population of 1,733 people. This makes Bluff City the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Bluff City represents 0.03% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 183rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,733 people, the population of Bluff City increased 11.16% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,559 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bluff City had an population of 1,664 people. This is a decrease of 3.98% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 6.74% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Bluff City ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bluff City.
Communities Also Named Bluff City ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Bluff City - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Nebraska, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bluff City.
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 Bluff City. 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 Bluff City. 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 Bluff City.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bluff City:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bluff City ...
Looking for more information about Bluff City? 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 Bluff City, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bluff City.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bluff City. 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: www.tn.gov/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bluff City.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bluff City - 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' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Bluff City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bluff City) 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 Bluff City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bluff City
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bluff City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4608, Longitude: -82.2778 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Bluff City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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