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Located in: Marion County (see below)

Time Zone: Comfort lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)<1>

Telephone Area Code: (423)

Elevation: 650 feet [198.12 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen the following reference point for Comfort:

Lat:   35.127600°   (or 35°7'39" N)

Lon:   -85.742200°   (or -85°44'31" W)

USGS Topo Map:   White City<4>

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Comfort

GNIS ID:   1314874

FIPS State / Place Code:   47 / 16600

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Comfort)

About Marion County

The community of Jasper is the County Seat for Marion County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Marion)


2019 Est:<5>     28,878   (2.27% increase since 2010)  
2010     28,237   (1.66% increase since 2000)
2000:     27,776

Total Area:<6>   512 sq. miles [1,326.7 km²]   - of which 2.75% is water (14.09 sq. miles [36.5 km²])

Housing Units: <7>   12,954

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Marion

GNIS ID:   1639770

FIPS State / County Code:   47 / 115

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Comfort)

About Tennessee

From the US Census


2019 Est:     6,830,325   (7.63% increase since 2010)  
2010:     6,346,105   (11.54% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,689,283

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Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Tennessee

GNIS ID:   1325873

FIPS State:   47

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Comfort)

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Footnotes ...

<1>While Comfort is in the Central Time Zone, the area to the east is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Comfort - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Comfort, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.
<4>Name of the USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Comfort.
<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2019.
<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Comfort. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.
<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).


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