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Crossroads, Tennessee
(Lawrence County)

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The location of Crossroads

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Welcome to Crossroads ...

Crossroads is located in Lawrence County.

Crossroads is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Crossroads lies within the (931) area code.

Communities near Crossroads ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Crossroads and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Corning - Historic   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gordon   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Lawrenceburg   [Map]   10,736   NW   6 miles [9.7 km]
Liberty Grove   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Loretto   [Map]   1,752   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
New Prospect   [Map]   ---   N   3 miles [4.8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Crossroads.

Communities Also Named Crossroads ...

While we believe that this Crossroads is located in Lawrence County, we know of another 7 Tennessee communities named Crossroads. Those communities are located in the following counties: Benton, Crockett, Hardin, Hickman, Marion, Shelby and Wayne County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 60 communities that are also named Crossroads - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (7), Florida (2), Georgia (6), Illinois (3), Indiana, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Mississippi (5), Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas (8), Utah, Virginia (4), Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Crossroads. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crossroads. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crossroads.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Crossroads:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crossroads ...

Looking for more information about Crossroads? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Crossroads? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Crossroads, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Crossroads.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Crossroads. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lawrence County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crossroads - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1709, Longitude: -87.2681     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Crossroads.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Crossroads.