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Fairmount, Tennessee
(Hamilton County)

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The location of Fairmount

Welcome to Fairmount ...

Fairmount is located in Hamilton County.

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

When the people of Fairmount refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Fairmounter<2>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Fairmount had a population of 2,825 people.<3> (see below for details).

Fairmount is 1,940 feet [591 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: While Fairmount is in the Eastern Time Zone, the area just to the west is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Fairmount: (423)

Population Details ...

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

Communities Also Named Fairmount ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Fairmount: This one is located in Hamilton County and the other is located in Sullivan County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 45 communities that are also named Fairmount - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Missouri (2), New Jersey (3), New York, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Ontario (4), Oregon, Pennsylvania (5), Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Utah and Virginia.

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

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 Fairmount. 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 Fairmount. 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 Fairmount.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fairmount ...

Looking for more information about Fairmount? 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.

Looking for more information about Fairmount? 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.

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

Communities near Fairmount ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Chattanooga   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the South (S) of Fairmount

East Ridge   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Fairmount

East Brainerd   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Fairmount

Soddy-Daisy   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Fairmount

Soddy Lake Heights   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Fairmount

Middle Valley Estates   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Fairmount

Red Bank   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) of Fairmount

Collegedale   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Fairmount

Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Fairmount

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

Milbro Heights   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Fairmount

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Fairmount refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Fairmount may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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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 Fairmount.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fairmount - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Fairmount) 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 Fairmount. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fairmount

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fairmount. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1815, Longitude: -85.3236     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Fairmount have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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