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Welcome to Lewisburg ...

The city of Lewisburg is located in Marshall County<1> and is the County Seat for Marshall County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lewisburg has a population of 12,410 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Lewisburg is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Lewisburg and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Lewisburg: (931)

The ZIP code for Lewisburg: 37091<4>

Websites for Lewisburg ...

Official Website:   www.lewisburgtn.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.marshallchamber.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lewisburg had an population of 12,410 people. This is an increase of 11.8% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 19.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lewisburg had a population of 11,100 people (which is 36.25% of the total population of Marshall County). This makes Lewisburg the county's most populous community.

The population of Lewisburg represents 0.17% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 48th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 11,100 people, the population of Lewisburg increased 6.6% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,413 people).

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

Communities Also Named Lewisburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 16 communities that are also named Lewisburg - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Mississippi, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Lewisburg ...

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

  • Columbia (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Lewisburg and is located in Maury County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,826 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<7>
  • Shelbyville (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelbyville
    • Shelbyville lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Lewisburg and is located in Bedford County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,326 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelbyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelbyville<7>
  • Powell Chapel (18 miles [29 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powell Chapel
    • Powell Chapel lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Lewisburg and is located in Giles County
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powell Chapel have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powell Chapel
  • Southport (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southport
    • Southport lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Lewisburg and is located in Maury County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 3,110 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southport
  • Chapel Hill (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chapel Hill
    • Chapel Hill lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Lewisburg and is located in Marshall County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,571 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chapel Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapel Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chapel Hill<7>
  • Unionville (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Unionville
    • Unionville lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Lewisburg and is located in Bedford County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,368 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Unionville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Unionville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Unionville<7>
  • Olivet (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olivet
    • Olivet lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Lewisburg and is located in Giles County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,350 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olivet have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olivet
  • Cornersville (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cornersville
    • Cornersville lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Lewisburg and is located in Marshall County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cornersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cornersville<7>
  • Graymere Manor (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graymere Manor
    • Graymere Manor lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Lewisburg and is located in Maury County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,222 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Graymere Manor have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graymere Manor
  • Trigg (10 miles [16.1 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trigg
    • Trigg lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Lewisburg and is located in Giles County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 851 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trigg have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trigg

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lewisburg. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lewisburg.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lewisburg ...

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

Adding Lewisburg to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Lewisburg 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 Lewisburg was on a map titled Map of Tennessee (from Rand McNally, 1888).

We also found Lewisburg in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

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The official website for Lewisburg: www.lewisburgtn.com/

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallcountytn.com/

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 Marshall, 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 Lewisburg.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lewisburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Lewisburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lewisburg or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Lewisburg) 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 Lewisburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LewisburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lewisburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4492, Longitude: -86.7891    
<6>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.
<7>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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