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Welcome to Cornersville ...

The town of Cornersville is located in Marshall County<1>.



While we don't have a date for the founding of Cornersville, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1831.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cornersville has a population of 1,294 people<2> (see below for details).

Cornersville is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Cornersville is within the (931) area code.

The ZIP code for Cornersville: 37047<4>

Websites for Cornersville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.marshallchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Cornersville, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cornersville had an population of 1,294 people. This is an increase of 8.38% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 34.51% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cornersville had a population of 1,194 people. This makes Cornersville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Cornersville represents 0.02% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 221st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,194 people, the population of Cornersville increased 24.12% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 962 people).

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

Communities Also Named Cornersville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 4 communities that are also named Cornersville - they are located in Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri and Texas.

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

Communities near Cornersville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cornersville.

  • Lewisburg
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
  • Powell Chapel
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powell Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powell Chapel
    • Powell Chapel is located in Giles County
  • Pulaski
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
  • Southport
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southport
    • Southport is located in Maury County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,110 people
  • Wales
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wales have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wales
    • Wales is located in Giles County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 2,031 people
  • Olivet
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olivet have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olivet
    • Olivet is located in Giles County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,350 people
  • Gordon
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordon
    • Gordon is located in Giles County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 1,192 people
  • Scotts Mill
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotts Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotts Mill
    • Scotts Mill is located in Maury County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 983 people
  • Philadelphia
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Philadelphia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Philadelphia
    • Philadelphia is located in Maury County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 683 people
  • Palmetto
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palmetto have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palmetto
    • Palmetto is located in Bedford County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 661 people

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cornersville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cornersville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cornersville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Cornersville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cornersville. See our Newspapers Page for Cornersville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cornersville ...

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

Adding Cornersville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Cornersville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Cornersville was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Cornersville post office opened in 1831.

We also found Cornersville on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Tennessee (1888).

For more details, see References and Mentions for Cornersville.

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

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallcountytn.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Marshall, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cornersville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cornersville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Cornersville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cornersville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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