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Welcome to Gilt Edge ...

The city of Gilt Edge is located in Tipton County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Gilt Edge has a population of 455 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Gilt Edge is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Gilt Edge lies within the (731) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Gilt Edge had an population of 455 people. This is a decrease of 4.61% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.95% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Gilt Edge had a population of 477 people. This makes Gilt Edge the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 477 people, the population of Gilt Edge decreased 2.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 489 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Gilt Edge.

Adding Gilt Edge 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 Gilt Edge 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 Gilt Edge 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 Gilt Edge on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Gilt Edge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Gilt Edge - it's located in Iowa.

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

Communities near Gilt Edge ...

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

  • Millington [Shelby County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Millington
    • Millington [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Gilt Edge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,641 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millington<5>
  • Clopton [Tipton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clopton
    • Clopton [Tipton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Gilt Edge
    • Estimated population in 2014: 9,889 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clopton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clopton
  • Atoka [Tipton County]
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    • Atoka [Tipton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Gilt Edge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,517 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atoka have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atoka
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atoka<5>
  • Covington [Tipton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
    • Covington [Tipton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Gilt Edge
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,834 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Osceola [Mississippi County]
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      • Osceola [Mississippi County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Gilt Edge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,638 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osceola
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osceola<5>
    • Munford [Tipton County]
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      • Munford [Tipton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Gilt Edge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,109 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Munford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Munford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Munford<5>
    • Mount Carmel [Tipton County]
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      • Mount Carmel [Tipton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Gilt Edge
      • Estimated population in 2014: 5,453 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Carmel have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Carmel
    • Brighton [Tipton County]
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      • Brighton [Tipton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Gilt Edge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,908 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brighton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brighton<5>
    • Daniels Point Landing [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Daniels Point Landing
      • Daniels Point Landing [Lauderdale County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Gilt Edge
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,874 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Daniels Point Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Daniels Point Landing
    • Mason [Tipton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mason
      • Mason [Tipton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Gilt Edge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mason have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mason<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Gilt Edge ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Tipton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Tipton County: www.tiptonco.com

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 Tipton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Gilt Edge.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Gilt Edge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Gilt Edge) 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 Gilt Edge. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Gilt Edge

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Gilt Edge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5513, Longitude: -89.8243    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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