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Calhoun, Tennessee
(McMinn County)

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The location of Calhoun

Welcome to Calhoun ...

The town of Calhoun is located in McMinn County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Calhoun has a population of 497 people<2> (see below for details).

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

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

Note: If you travel west from Calhoun (for example, toward Dunlap), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Calhoun lies within the (423) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Calhoun had a population of 490 people. This makes Calhoun the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 490 people, the population of Calhoun decreased 1.21% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 496 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Calhoun had an population of 497 people. This is an increase of 1.43% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.2% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Calhoun ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Calhoun: This one is located in McMinn County and the other is located in Coffee County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 26 communities that are also named Calhoun - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi (3), Missouri, Nebraska, New Brunswick, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

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 Calhoun. 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 Calhoun. 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 Calhoun.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Calhoun ...

Looking for more information about Calhoun? 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 Calhoun, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Calhoun.

Communities near Calhoun ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Calhoun

Located in Bradley County

Athens   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Calhoun

South Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Calhoun

Located in Bradley County

Etowah   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Calhoun

Wildwood Lake   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Calhoun

Located in Bradley County

Lakewood   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the West (W) of Calhoun

Located in Hamilton County

Hopewell Estates   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Calhoun

Located in Bradley County

Decatur   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Calhoun

Located in Meigs County

East Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Calhoun

Located in Bradley County

Englewood   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Calhoun

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About McMinn County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for McMinn County:

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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Calhoun.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Calhoun - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Calhoun) 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 Calhoun. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Calhoun

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calhoun. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2974, Longitude: -84.7455     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Calhoun have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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