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Welcome to Jacksboro ...
The location of Jacksboro has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Jacksboro has a population of 2,055 people<3> (see below for details).
Jacksboro was established in 1808.
The community of Jacksboro is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Jacksboro lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Jacksboro (for example, toward Gernt), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The telephone area code for Jacksboro: (423)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jacksboro had an population of 2,055 people. This is an increase of 1.73% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.9% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Jacksboro had a population of 2,020 people. This makes Jacksboro the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Jacksboro represents 0.03% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 168th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,020 people, the population of Jacksboro increased 7.05% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,887 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Jacksboro.
Communities Also Named Jacksboro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Jacksboro - it's located in Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jacksboro.
Communities near Jacksboro ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Jacksboro.
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 Jacksboro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jacksboro.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jacksboro. 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 Jacksboro.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jacksboro. See our Newspapers Page for Jacksboro.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jacksboro ...
Looking for more information about Jacksboro? 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 Jacksboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jacksboro.
Adding Jacksboro to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Jacksboro 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 Jacksboro was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Jacksboro on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Campbell County: www.co.campbell.tn.us/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022