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Farragut, Tennessee
(Knox County)

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The location of Farragut

Welcome to Farragut ...

The town of Farragut is primarily located in Knox County. A portion of Farragut extends into Loudon County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Farragut has a population of 22,956 people<2> (see below for details).

Farragut is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Farragut (for example, toward Rogers), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Farragut is located in the (865) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Farragut had a population of 20,676 people. This makes Farragut the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Farragut represents 0.33% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 30th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 20,676 people, the population of Farragut increased 16.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 17,720 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Farragut had an population of 22,956 people. This is an increase of 11.03% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.55% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Farragut ...

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

Beyond Tennessee, there are 4 communities that are also named Farragut - they are located in Iowa, New York and Pennsylvania.

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

Websites for Farragut ...

Official Website:

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 Farragut. 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 Farragut. 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 Farragut. Our list includes 5 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Farragut ...

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

Communities near Farragut ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Knoxville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Farragut

Maryville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Farragut

Located in Blount County

Oak Ridge   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Farragut

Located in Anderson County

Spring Hill   [Map]

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

Located in Anderson County

McMullens   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Farragut

Located in Blount County

Alcoa   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East (E) of Farragut

Located in Blount County

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Farragut

Located in Anderson County

Lenoir City   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Farragut

Located in Loudon County

Aldenwood Park   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East (E) of Farragut

Humes Ferry   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Farragut

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Farragut - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Farragut) 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 Farragut. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Farragut

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Farragut. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8731, Longitude: -84.1819     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Farragut have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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