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Linden, Tennessee

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Welcome to Linden ...

The town of Linden is located in Perry County and is the County Seat for Perry County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Linden has a population of 903 people<1> (see below for details).

Linden is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Linden: (931)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Linden had a population of 908 people (which is 11.47% of the total population of Perry County). This makes Linden the county's most populous community.

The population of Linden represents 0.01% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 242nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 908 people, the population of Linden decreased 10.54% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,015 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Linden had an population of 903 people. This is a decrease of 0.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.03% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Linden ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Linden and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2016
Ashland Ford   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clifton   [Map]   2,658   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Decaturville   [Map]   875   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Hohenwald   [Map]   3,678   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hornertown   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lobelville   [Map]   891   N   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Linden.

Communities Also Named Linden ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Linden - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arizona (2), California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (3), South Dakota, Texas, Virginia (2), West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Linden. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Linden. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Linden. Our list includes 6 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Linden:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Linden ...

Looking for more information about Linden? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Linden, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Linden.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Linden. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Perry County: www.perrycountytennessee.com/

The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Linden.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Linden - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Linden. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Linden) 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 Linden. 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 Linden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Linden. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6113, Longitude: -87.8436     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Linden have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Linden.