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Welcome to Dunbar ...

Dunbar is located in Decatur County.

Dunbar is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Dunbar is located in the (731) area code.

Communities near Dunbar ...

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

Community   2017<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Belle Meade   [Map]   ---   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Clifton   [Map]   2,678   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Crump   [Map]   1,466   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Johnson Ford   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Lexington   [Map]   7,667   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mount Lebanon   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Dunbar ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Dunbar - they are located in Alabama, Alaska, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Dunbar. 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 Dunbar. 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 Dunbar.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dunbar ...

Looking for more information about Dunbar? 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 Dunbar? 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 Dunbar, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dunbar.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Decatur County: www.decaturcountytn.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dunbar - 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 from Dunbar. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dunbar) 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 Dunbar. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dunbar

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dunbar. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4589, Longitude: -88.1443     [Map].

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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 Dunbar.

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