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Welcome to Lawrenceburg ...

The city of Lawrenceburg is located in Lawrence County<1> and is the County Seat for Lawrence County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lawrenceburg has a population of 11,035 people<3> (see below for details).

Lawrenceburg is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The telephone area code for Lawrenceburg: (931)

Websites for Lawrenceburg ...

Official Website: www.cityoflawrenceburgtn.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lawrenceburg had an population of 11,035 people. This is an increase of 5.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.21% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lawrenceburg had a population of 10,428 people (or 24.91% of the total population of Lawrence County). This makes Lawrenceburg the county's most populous community.

The population of Lawrenceburg represents 0.16% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 51st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 10,428 people, the population of Lawrenceburg decreased 3.41% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,796 people).

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

Communities Also Named Lawrenceburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Lawrenceburg - they are located in Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Missouri and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Lawrenceburg ...

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

  • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County]
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    • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Lawrenceburg
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,825 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Grove
  • Pulaski [Giles County]
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    • Pulaski [Giles County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Lawrenceburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,597 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pulaski
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pulaski<6>
  • Powell Chapel [Giles County]
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    • Powell Chapel [Giles County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Lawrenceburg
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powell Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powell Chapel
  • Wales [Giles County]
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    • Wales [Giles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Lawrenceburg
    • Estimated population in 2014: 2,031 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wales have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wales
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Loretto [Lawrence County]
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      • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Lawrenceburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,771 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<6>
    • Voorhies [Lewis County]
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      • Voorhies [Lewis County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Lawrenceburg
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Voorhies have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Voorhies
    • Olivet [Giles County]
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      • Olivet [Giles County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Lawrenceburg
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,350 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olivet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olivet
    • Corning [Wayne County] - Historic
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      • Corning [Wayne County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Lawrenceburg
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Gordon [Giles County]
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      • Gordon [Giles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Lawrenceburg
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,192 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordon
    • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Joseph
      • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Lawrenceburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 829 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joseph
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<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 Lawrenceburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lawrenceburg.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lawrenceburg. Our list includes 26 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lawrenceburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lawrenceburg ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Lawrenceburg: www.cityoflawrenceburgtn.com/

The official website for Lawrence County: www.co.lawrence.tn.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 Lawrence, 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 Lawrenceburg.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lawrenceburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Lawrenceburg) 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 Lawrenceburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lawrenceburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lawrenceburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2496, Longitude: -87.3318       In this case, the coordinates for Lawrenceburg 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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