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Welcome to Lookout Mountain ...
The town of Lookout Mountain is located in Hamilton County<1>.
A typical abbreviation for Lookout Mountain: Lookout Mtn. (or less commonly used: Lookout Mntn.)
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lookout Mountain has a population of 1,889 people<2> (see below for details).
Lookout Mountain is 1,850 feet [564 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Lookout Mountain lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Lookout Mountain (for example, toward New Hope), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
The telephone area code for Lookout Mountain: (423)
The ZIP code for Lookout Mountain: 37350<4>
We don't have a date for the establishment of Lookout Mountain.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lookout Mountain had an population of 1,889 people. This is an increase of 3.11% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.55% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lookout Mountain had a population of 1,832 people. This makes Lookout Mountain the county's 8th most populous community.
The population of Lookout Mountain represents 0.03% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 175th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,832 people, the population of Lookout Mountain decreased 8.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,000 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lookout Mountain.
Communities Also Named Lookout Mountain ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 4 communities that are also named Lookout Mountain - they are located in Arizona, Colorado, Georgia and Kansas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lookout Mountain.
Communities near Lookout Mountain ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lookout Mountain.
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 Lookout Mountain. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lookout Mountain.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lookout Mountain. 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 Lookout Mountain.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lookout Mountain. See our Newspapers Page for Lookout Mountain.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lookout Mountain ...
Looking for more information about Lookout Mountain? 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 Lookout Mountain, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lookout Mountain.
Adding Lookout Mountain to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lookout Mountain in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Lookout Mountain was on a map titled Map of Tennessee (from Rand McNally, 1888).
We also found Lookout Mountain in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Lookout Mountain.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lookout Mountain. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 01 Jun 2023