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Welcome to Leoma ...

Leoma is located in Lawrence County<1>.

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

Leoma is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Leoma: (931)

Communities near Leoma ...

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

  • Lawrenceburg [Lawrence County]
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    • Lawrenceburg [Lawrence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Leoma
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,035 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrenceburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrenceburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lawrenceburg<5>
  • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County]
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    • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Leoma
    • 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]
  • New Prospect [Lawrence County]
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    • New Prospect [Lawrence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Leoma
    • Estimated population in 2014: 6,880 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Prospect have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Prospect
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    • Wales [Giles County]
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      • Wales [Giles County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Leoma
      • 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
    • Loretto [Lawrence County]
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      • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Leoma
      • 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<5>
    • Corning [Wayne County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corning
      • Corning [Wayne County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Leoma
      • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Leoma
      • 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]
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      • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Leoma
      • 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<5>
    • Lexington [Lauderdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lexington
      • Lexington [Lauderdale County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Leoma
      • Estimated population in 2019: 709 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lexington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lexington<5>

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 Leoma. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Leoma.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Leoma. See our Newspapers Page for Leoma.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Leoma ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About Lawrence County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Leoma - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Leoma) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Leoma. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1615, Longitude: -87.3481       In this case, the coordinates for Leoma have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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