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Welcome to Lenoir City ...

The city of Lenoir City is located in Loudon County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lenoir City has a population of 9,268 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Lenoir City is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Lenoir City lies within the (865) area code.

Websites for Lenoir City ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.loudoncounty.org/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lenoir City had an population of 9,268 people. This is an increase of 7.24% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 35.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lenoir City had a population of 8,642 people (or 17.8% of the total population of Loudon County). This makes Lenoir City the county's most populous community.

The population of Lenoir City represents 0.14% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 59th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,642 people, the population of Lenoir City increased 26.73% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,819 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lenoir City.

Adding Lenoir City to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Lenoir City 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 Lenoir City was on a map titled Road Map for Kentucky and Tennessee (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

Communities near Lenoir City ...

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

  • Maryville [Blount County]
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    • Maryville [Blount County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Lenoir City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,995 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maryville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maryville<6>
  • Oak Ridge [Anderson County]
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    • Oak Ridge [Anderson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Lenoir City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,340 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Ridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Ridge<6>
  • Farragut [Knox County]
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    • Farragut [Knox County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Lenoir City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,045 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farragut have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farragut
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farragut<6>
  • Spring Hill [Anderson County]
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    • Spring Hill [Anderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Lenoir City
    • Estimated population in 2014: 16,752 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Hill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McMullens [Blount County]
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      • McMullens [Blount County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Lenoir City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 13,620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMullens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMullens
    • College Grove [Roane County]
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      • College Grove [Roane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Lenoir City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 10,729 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Grove
    • Alcoa [Blount County]
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      • Alcoa [Blount County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Lenoir City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,382 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcoa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alcoa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alcoa<6>
    • Aldenwood Park [Knox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aldenwood Park
      • Aldenwood Park [Knox County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Lenoir City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 8,753 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aldenwood Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aldenwood Park
    • Fairway Estates [Blount County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairway Estates
      • Fairway Estates [Blount County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Lenoir City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 8,224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairway Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairway Estates
    • Harriman [Morgan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harriman
      • Harriman [Morgan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Lenoir City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,182 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harriman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harriman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harriman<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 Lenoir City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lenoir City.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lenoir City. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lenoir City.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lenoir City ...

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

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About Loudon County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lenoir City. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Loudon County: www.loudoncounty.org/

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 Loudon, 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 Lenoir City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lenoir City - 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' (or 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- Lenoir City) 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 Lenoir City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Lenoir CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lenoir City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8115, Longitude: -84.2818       In this case, the coordinates for Lenoir City 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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