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The location of Five Points













Welcome to Five Points ...

Five Points is located in Lawrence County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Five Points: Five Pts.

Five Points is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Five Points is located in the (931) area code.

Communities Also Named Five Points ...

While we believe that this Five Points is located in Lawrence County, we know of another 3 Tennessee communities named Five Points. Those communities are located in the following counties: Giles, Madison and Rhea County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 144 communities that are also named Five Points - they are located in Alabama (16), California (6), Colorado, Connecticut (2), Delaware, Florida (3), Georgia (21), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (10), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Nebraska, New Brunswick (2), New Jersey (3), New Mexico, New York (4), North Carolina (11), Ohio (15), Pennsylvania (20), South Carolina (3), South Dakota, Texas (2), Utah, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (3).

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

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 Five Points. 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 Five Points. 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 Five Points.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Five Points ...

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

Communities near Five Points ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Lawrenceburg   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the North (N) of Five Points

Liberty Grove   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Five Points

Pulaski   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Five Points

Located in Giles County

New Prospect   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Five Points

Wales   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Five Points

Located in Giles County

Loretto   [Map]

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

Rogersville   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Five Points

Located in Lauderdale County (AL)

Corning   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Five Points

Located in Wayne County

Gordon   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Five Points

Located in Giles County

Killen   [Map]

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

Located in Lauderdale County (AL)

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Lawrence County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Five Points. 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>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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Five Points - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Five Points) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Five Points. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0459, Longitude: -87.3111     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Five Points have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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