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

The community of Crossville is the Seat for Cumberland County.

Cumberland County was founded in 1855. Cumberland was created by taking area from White, , , , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Cumberland had a population of 54,109 people. This is an increase of 15.61% since the last Census (which gave a population of 46,802 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Cumberland represented 0.82% of the total population of Tennessee, making it the state's 29th 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
201056,053+19.77%+3.59% since 2009
200954,109+15.61%+0.64% since 2008
200853,765+14.88%+0.94% since 2007
200046,802The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Crossville   11,8118,98131.51% increase  
Crab Orchard   93683811.69% increase  
Pleasant Hill   63454416.54% increase  

Websites for Cumberland County

Official Website:   www.brockhill.org/

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Footnotes ...

<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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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