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Welcome to Carter County ...
Time Zone: Carter County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.
The community of Elizabethton is the Seat for Carter County.
Carter County was founded in 1796 and was created by taking area from Washington County.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, <1> Carter had a population of 56,396 people. This is a decrease of 1.79% since the last Census (which gave a population of 57,424 people in 2010).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Carter represented 0.9% of the total population of Tennessee.
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This page was last modified/updated: 17 Sep 2023