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Welcome to Grand Junction ...

The city of Grand Junction is primarily located in Fayette County<1>. A portion of Grand Junction extends into Hardeman County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Grand Junction has a population of 271 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Grand Junction is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Grand Junction is within the (901) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Grand Junction had an population of 271 people. This is a decrease of 16.62% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.97% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Grand Junction had a population of 325 people. This makes Grand Junction the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 325 people, the population of Grand Junction increased 7.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 301 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Grand Junction.

Adding Grand Junction 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 Grand Junction 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 Grand Junction 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 Grand Junction on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Grand Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Grand Junction - they are located in Colorado, Idaho, Iowa and Michigan.

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

Communities near Grand Junction ...

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

  • Feathers Chapel [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Feathers Chapel
    • Feathers Chapel [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Grand Junction
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,102 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Feathers Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Feathers Chapel
  • Bolivar [Hardeman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolivar
    • Bolivar [Hardeman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Grand Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,936 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolivar
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolivar<6>
  • Whiteville [Hardeman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whiteville
    • Whiteville [Hardeman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Grand Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,456 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whiteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whiteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whiteville<6>
  • New Bethel [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Bethel
    • New Bethel [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Grand Junction
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,324 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Bethel
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Somerville [Fayette County]
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      • Somerville [Fayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Grand Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,264 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somerville<6>
    • Walnut [Tippah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut
      • Walnut [Tippah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Grand Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 754 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut<6>
    • Middleton [Hardeman County]
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      • Middleton [Hardeman County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Grand Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 635 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middleton<6>
    • Moscow [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
      • Moscow [Fayette County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Grand Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 557 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moscow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moscow<6>
    • Ashland [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
      • Ashland [Benton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Grand Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 519 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<6>
    • Williston [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williston
      • Williston [Fayette County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Grand Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 377 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williston

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Grand Junction ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Fayette County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fayette County: www.fayettetn.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 Fayette, 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 Grand Junction.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Grand Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Grand Junction) 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 Grand Junction. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Grand Junction

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Grand Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0500, Longitude: -89.1888       In this case, the coordinates for Grand Junction 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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