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Welcome to Ethridge ...

The town of Ethridge is located in Lawrence County<1>.

The location of Ethridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ethridge has a population of 486 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Ethridge is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Ethridge, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Ethridge lies within the (931) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ethridge had an population of 486 people. This is an increase of 4.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.33% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ethridge had a population of 465 people. This makes Ethridge the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 465 people, the population of Ethridge decreased 13.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 536 people).

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

Adding Ethridge to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Ethridge elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Ethridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Ethridge - they are located in Georgia (2), Kentucky and Montana.

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

Communities near Ethridge ...

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

  • Lawrenceburg [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrenceburg
    • Lawrenceburg [Lawrence County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the south of Ethridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,035 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrenceburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrenceburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrenceburg<6>
  • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty Grove
    • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Ethridge
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,825 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Grove
  • Pulaski [Giles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pulaski
    • Pulaski [Giles County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Ethridge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,597 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pulaski<6>
  • Powell Chapel [Giles County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powell Chapel
    • Powell Chapel [Giles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Ethridge
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powell Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powell Chapel
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Prospect [Lawrence County]
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      • New Prospect [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Ethridge
      • Estimated population in 2014: 6,880 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Prospect
    • Jonesboro [Maury County] - Historic
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      • Jonesboro [Maury County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Ethridge
      • Estimated population in 2014: 5,238 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jonesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Mount Pleasant [Maury County]
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      • Mount Pleasant [Maury County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Ethridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,897 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Pleasant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Pleasant<6>
    • Southport [Maury County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southport
      • Southport [Maury County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Ethridge
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,110 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southport
    • Wales [Giles County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wales
      • Wales [Giles County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Ethridge
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,031 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wales have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wales
    • Loretto [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
      • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Ethridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,771 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<6>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ethridge. See our Newspapers Page for Ethridge.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ethridge ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Lawrence County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lawrence County: www.co.lawrence.tn.us/

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 Lawrence, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ethridge.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ethridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ethridge) 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 Ethridge. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ethridge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ethridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3217, Longitude: -87.3012       In this case, the coordinates for Ethridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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