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Jellico, Tennessee

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Welcome to Jellico ...

The city of Jellico is located in Campbell County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Jellico has a population of 2,179 people<1> (see below for details).

Jellico is 1,150 feet [351 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Jellico is within the (423) area code.

The ZIP code for Jellico: 37762<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Jellico had a population of 2,355 people (or 5.78% of the total population of Campbell County). This makes Jellico the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Jellico represents 0.04% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 152nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,355 people, the population of Jellico decreased 3.8% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,448 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Jellico had an population of 2,179 people. This is a decrease of 7.47% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.99% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Jellico ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Jellico - they are located in California and Kentucky.

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

Websites for Jellico ...

Official Website:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jellico. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jellico. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jellico. Our list includes 4 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Jellico:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jellico ...

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

Communities near Jellico ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

LaFollette   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the South (S) of Jellico

Williamsburg   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Jellico

Located in Whitley County (KY)

Caryville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Jellico

Jacksboro   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Jellico

Fincastle   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Jellico

Winfield   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Jellico

Located in Scott County

Elk Valley   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Jellico

Braden   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jellico

Located in Union County

Silica   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Jellico

Morley   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Jellico

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Jellico.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Jellico.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Jellico - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Jellico). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Jellico or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Jellico) 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 Jellico. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Jellico

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Jellico. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5878, Longitude: -84.1269     [Map].






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