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Welcome to Harrogate ...

The city of Harrogate is located in Claiborne County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Harrogate has a population of 4,340 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Harrogate is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Harrogate lies within the (423) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Harrogate had an population of 4,340 people. This is a decrease of 1.12% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Harrogate had a population of 4,389 people (which is 13.62% of the total population of Claiborne County). This makes Harrogate the county's most populous community.

The population of Harrogate represents 0.07% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 110th most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Harrogate ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Harrogate - it's located in British Columbia.

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

Communities near Harrogate ...

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

  • Middlesboro [Bell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middlesboro
    • Middlesboro [Bell County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Harrogate
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,884 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middlesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middlesboro<6>
  • New Tazewell [Claiborne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Tazewell
    • New Tazewell [Claiborne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Harrogate
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,705 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Tazewell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Tazewell<6>
  • Alanthus Hill [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alanthus Hill
    • Alanthus Hill [Hancock County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Harrogate
    • Estimated population in 2014: 2,498 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alanthus Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alanthus Hill
  • Tazewell [Claiborne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tazewell
    • Tazewell [Claiborne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Harrogate
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,275 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tazewell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tazewell<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pineville [Bell County]
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      • Pineville [Bell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Harrogate
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,692 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<6>
    • Minton Mill [Claiborne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minton Mill
      • Minton Mill [Claiborne County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrogate
      • Estimated population in 2014: 527 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minton Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minton Mill
    • Evans Ferry [Claiborne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evans Ferry
      • Evans Ferry [Claiborne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Harrogate
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 293 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evans Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evans Ferry
    • Braden [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Braden
      • Braden [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrogate
      • Estimated population in 2014: 277 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Braden
    • Stony Fork Junction [Bell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stony Fork Junction
      • Stony Fork Junction [Bell County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Harrogate
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stony Fork Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stony Fork Junction
    • Edgewood [Bell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewood
      • Edgewood [Bell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Harrogate
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edgewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harrogate ...

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

Adding Harrogate to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Harrogate 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 Harrogate was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Mentions & References for Harrogate

The Communities of Tennessee

About Claiborne County

About Tennessee

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Harrogate. 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 Claiborne, 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 Harrogate.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Harrogate - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Harrogate) 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 Harrogate. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HarrogateOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harrogate. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5745, Longitude: -83.6464       In this case, the coordinates for Harrogate 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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