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Chapel Hill, Tennessee
(Henderson County)

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The location of Chapel Hill

Welcome to Chapel Hill ...

Chapel Hill is located in Henderson County.

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

Chapel Hill is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you leave Chapel Hill and travel west, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for Chapel Hill: (731)

Communities near Chapel Hill ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Chapel Hill and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Atkins - Historic   [Map]   ---   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Chesterfield   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Henderson   [Map]   6,245   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jacks Creek   [Map]   ---   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Jackson   [Map]   66,847   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Lavinia   [Map]   ---   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Chapel Hill ...

While we believe that this Chapel Hill is located in Henderson County, we know of another 2 Tennessee communities named Chapel Hill. Those communities are located in the following counties: Marshall and Maury County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 39 communities that are also named Chapel Hill - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (2), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (3), Mississippi (2), Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Quebec, South Carolina, Texas (2), Utah and Virginia.

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

See 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 Chapel Hill. 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 Chapel Hill. 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 Chapel Hill.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chapel Hill ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chapel Hill - 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. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chapel Hill) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chapel Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5987, Longitude: -88.4867     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Chapel Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chapel Hill.

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