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Welcome to Graysville ...

The town of Graysville is located in Rhea County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Graysville has a population of 1,575 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Graysville is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Graysville is located in the (423) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Graysville had an population of 1,575 people. This is an increase of 4.86% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.62% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Graysville had a population of 1,502 people. This makes Graysville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Graysville represents 0.02% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 193rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,502 people, the population of Graysville increased 6.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,411 people).

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

Communities Also Named Graysville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Graysville - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Indiana (2), Kentucky, Manitoba, Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania (2), Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Graysville ...

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

  • Soddy-Daisy [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soddy-Daisy
    • Soddy-Daisy [Hamilton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Graysville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,719 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soddy-Daisy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soddy-Daisy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Soddy-Daisy<6>
  • Soddy Lake Heights [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soddy Lake Heights
    • Soddy Lake Heights [Hamilton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Graysville
    • Estimated population in 2014: 13,190 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soddy Lake Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soddy Lake Heights
  • Harrison Ferry [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison Ferry
    • Harrison Ferry [Hamilton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Graysville
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 7,769 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrison Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison Ferry
  • Dayton [Rhea County]
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    • Dayton [Rhea County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Graysville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,332 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dayton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dunlap [Sequatchie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunlap
      • Dunlap [Sequatchie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Graysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,237 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunlap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunlap<6>
    • Sale Creek [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sale Creek
      • Sale Creek [Hamilton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Graysville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,845 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sale Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sale Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sale Creek<6>
    • Lakewood [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
      • Lakewood [Hamilton County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Graysville
      • Estimated population in 2011: 2,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
    • Hopewell Estates [Bradley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopewell Estates
      • Hopewell Estates [Bradley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Graysville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,874 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopewell Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopewell Estates
    • Lakesite [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakesite
      • Lakesite [Hamilton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Graysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,866 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakesite have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakesite
    • Pikeville [Bledsoe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pikeville
      • Pikeville [Bledsoe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Graysville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,781 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pikeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pikeville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Graysville ...

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

Adding Graysville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Graysville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Graysville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Graysville on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Rhea, 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 Graysville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Graysville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Graysville) 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 Graysville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from GraysvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Graysville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4494, Longitude: -85.0759       In this case, the coordinates for Graysville 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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