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Welcome to Dandridge ...

The town of Dandridge is located in Jefferson County and is the County Seat for Jefferson County.

The location of Dandridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Dandridge has a population of 3,145 people<2> (see below for details).

Dandridge was established in 1793.

The community of Dandridge is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Dandridge lies within the (865) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Dandridge had a population of 2,812 people (which is 5.47% of the total population of Jefferson County). This makes Dandridge the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Dandridge represents 0.04% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 137th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,812 people, the population of Dandridge increased 35.32% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,078 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Dandridge had an population of 3,145 people. This is an increase of 11.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 51.35% since the 2000 Census).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dandridge. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dandridge. 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 Dandridge. Our list includes 12 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dandridge ...

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

Communities near Dandridge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Kodak   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the West (W) of Dandridge

Located in Sevier County

Clevenger   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Dandridge

Located in Cocke County

Cook Mill   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Dandridge

Morristown   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Dandridge

Located in Hamblen County

Dyers Ferry   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dandridge

Located in Grainger County

Sevierville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Dandridge

Located in Sevier County

Jefferson City   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Dandridge

Oakland   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Dandridge

Located in Grainger County

Newport   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Dandridge

Located in Cocke County

Pigeon Forge   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Dandridge

Located in Sevier County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dandridge.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dandridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Dandridge) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dandridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dandridge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dandridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0305, Longitude: -83.4300     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dandridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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