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

The community of Jacksboro is the Seat for Campbell County.

Campbell County was founded in 1806. Campbell was created by taking area from Anderson and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Campbell had a population of 40,970 people. This is an increase of 2.8% since the last Census (which gave a population of 39,854 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Campbell represented 0.7% of the total population of Tennessee, making it the state's 33rd most populous county (out of 95 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201040,716+2.16%-0.62% since 2009
200940,970+2.8%+0.46% since 2008
200840,781+2.33%+0.54% since 2007
200039,854The Last Census

More information can be found on the Campbell County Census Page for Campbell County.


Below are some of the communities located in Campbell County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Campbell County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
La Follette   8,0917,9262.08% increase  
Jellico   2,5112,4482.57% increase  
Caryville   2,3682,2435.57% increase  
Jacksboro   2,0721,8879.8% increase  

Websites for Campbell County

Official Website:   www.co.campbell.tn.us/

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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