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Welcome to Crossville ...

The city of Crossville is located in Cumberland County<1> and is the County Seat for Cumberland County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Crossville has a population of 11,835 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Crossville.

Crossville is 1,840 feet [561 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Crossville (for example, toward College Grove), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Crossville: (931)

The ZIP code for Crossville: 38555<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Crossville had an population of 11,835 people. This is an increase of 9.63% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 31.78% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Crossville had a population of 10,795 people (or 19.26% of the total population of Cumberland County). This makes Crossville the county's most populous community.

The population of Crossville represents 0.17% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 50th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,795 people, the population of Crossville increased 20.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,981 people).

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

Communities Also Named Crossville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Crossville - they are located in Alabama (2) and Illinois.

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

Communities near Crossville ...

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

  • Clarktown [White County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarktown
    • Clarktown [White County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Crossville
    • Estimated population in 2014: 146,806 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarktown
  • Lakemont Heights [Roane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakemont Heights
    • Lakemont Heights [Roane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Crossville
    • Estimated population in 2014: 12,564 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakemont Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakemont Heights
  • Fairfield Glade [Cumberland County]
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    • Fairfield Glade [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Crossville
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,989 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfield Glade have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield Glade
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfield Glade<7>
  • Rogers [Cumberland County]
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    • Rogers [Cumberland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Crossville
    • Estimated population in 2014: 4,406 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rogers have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Newton [Cumberland County]
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      • Newton [Cumberland County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Crossville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,968 people
      • Newton has also been known as:
      • Peay
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    • Monterey [Putnam County]
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      • Monterey [Putnam County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Crossville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,889 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monterey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monterey<7>
    • Center Ford [Cumberland County]
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      • Center Ford [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Crossville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,485 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Center Ford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Center Ford
    • Crab Orchard [Cumberland County]
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      • Crab Orchard [Cumberland County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Crossville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 758 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crab Orchard have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crab Orchard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crab Orchard<7>
    • Clarkrange [Fentress County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkrange
      • Clarkrange [Fentress County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Crossville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 575 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarkrange have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkrange
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkrange<7>
    • Pleasant Hill [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Hill
      • Pleasant Hill [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Crossville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 558 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Hill

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 Crossville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Crossville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Crossville. 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 Crossville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Crossville. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Crossville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Crossville ...

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

Adding Crossville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Crossville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Crossville on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cumberland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cumberland County: www.brockhill.org/

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 Cumberland, 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 Crossville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Crossville - 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 city (such as Crossville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Crossville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Crossville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Crossville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CrossvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Crossville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9486, Longitude: -85.0267    
<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 have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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