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Welcome to Boma ...

Boma is located in Putnam County.

The location of Boma has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Boma is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Boma (for example, toward Sunbright), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Boma: (931)

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Boma. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Boma. 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 Boma.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boma ...

Looking for more information about Boma? 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.

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

Communities near Boma ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Columbus Hill   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the North (N) of Boma

Located in Jackson County

Cookeville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the East (E) of Boma

Temperance Hall   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the West (W) of Boma

Located in DeKalb County

Lafayette   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Boma

Sparta   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Boma

Located in White County

Smithville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Boma

Located in DeKalb County

Algood   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the East (E) of Boma

Carthage   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Boma

Located in Smith County

White Plains   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the East (E) of Boma

Pekin   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Boma

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Putnam County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Putnam County: www.putnamcountytn.gov/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boma - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Boma) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1270, Longitude: -85.6825     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Boma have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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