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Welcome to La Grange ...

The town of La Grange is located in Fayette County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, La Grange has a population of 132 people<2> (see below for details).

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

La Grange is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

La Grange is within the (901) area code.

Websites for La Grange ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fayettecountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to La Grange, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, La Grange had an population of 132 people. This is a decrease of 0.75% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, La Grange had a population of 133 people. This makes La Grange the county's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 133 people, the population of La Grange decreased 2.21% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 136 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for La Grange.

Adding La Grange 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 La Grange 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 La Grange 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 La Grange on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named La Grange ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named La Grange - they are located in Alabama, California, Florida, Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Missouri, New York (3), North Carolina, Ohio, Texas (2), Virginia (2), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near La Grange ...

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

  • Oakland [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakland
    • Oakland [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of La Grange
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,345 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland
  • Feathers Chapel [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Feathers Chapel
    • Feathers Chapel [Fayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of La Grange
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,102 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Feathers Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Feathers Chapel
  • Whiteville [Hardeman County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whiteville
    • Whiteville [Hardeman County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of La Grange
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,456 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whiteville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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]
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    • New Bethel [Fayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of La Grange
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,324 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of La Grange
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,264 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somerville<6>
    • Rossville [Fayette County]
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      • Rossville [Fayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of La Grange
      • Estimated population in 2019: 962 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rossville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rossville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rossville<6>
    • Walnut [Tippah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut
      • Walnut [Tippah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of La Grange
      • Estimated population in 2019: 754 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut<6>
    • Moscow [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moscow
      • Moscow [Fayette County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of La Grange
      • Estimated population in 2019: 557 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of La Grange
      • Estimated population in 2019: 519 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of La Grange
      • Estimated population in 2019: 377 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williston have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 La Grange. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for La Grange.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around La Grange. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for La Grange.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Grange ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Fayette County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for La Grange. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for La Grange.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around La Grange - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- La Grange) 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 La Grange. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from La Grange

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in La Grange. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0455, Longitude: -89.2436    
<5>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.
<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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