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Burns, Tennessee

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The location of Burns

Welcome to Burns ...

The town of Burns is located in Dickson County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Burns has a population of 1,445 people<2> (see below for details).

Burns is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Burns had a population of 1,468 people. This makes Burns the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Burns represents 0.02% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 200th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,468 people, the population of Burns increased 7.47% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,366 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Burns had an population of 1,445 people. This is a decrease of 1.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.78% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Burns.

Communities Also Named Burns ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Burns - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, New York, Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Oregon, Texas (4), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

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 Burns. 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 Burns. 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 Burns.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burns ...

Looking for more information about Burns? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Burns, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Burns.

Communities near Burns ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Fairview   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Burns

Located in Williamson County

White Bluff   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Burns

Kingston Springs   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Burns

Located in Cheatham County

Pegram   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Burns

Located in Cheatham County

Loriland   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Burns

Located in Williamson County

McEwen   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Burns

Located in Humphreys County

Graytown   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Burns

Located in Hickman County

Charlotte   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Burns

Water Valley   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Burns

Bon Aqua Junction   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Burns

Located in Hickman County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Dickson County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Tennessee:

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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Burns.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Burns - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Burns) 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 Burns. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Burns

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burns. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0531, Longitude: -87.3131     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Burns have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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