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Welcome to Maynardville ...

The city of Maynardville is located in Union County<1> and is the County Seat for Union County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Maynardville has a population of 2,412 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Maynardville is 1,210 feet [369 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Maynardville lies within the (865) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Maynardville had an population of 2,412 people (or an increase of 35.35% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Maynardville had a population of 2,413 people (which is 12.63% of the total population of Union County). This makes Maynardville the county's most populous community.

The population of Maynardville represents 0.04% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 148th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,413 people, the population of Maynardville increased 35.41% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,782 people).

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

Communities near Maynardville ...

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

  • Dyers Ferry [Grainger County]
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    • Dyers Ferry [Grainger County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Maynardville
    • Estimated population in 2014: 16,839 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dyers Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dyers Ferry
  • Jefferson City [Jefferson County]
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    • Jefferson City [Jefferson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Maynardville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,234 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson City<6>
  • Oakland [Grainger County]
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    • Oakland [Grainger County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Maynardville
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,316 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland
  • LaFollette [Campbell County]
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    • LaFollette [Campbell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Maynardville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,585 people
    • LaFollette has also been known as:
    • Big Creek Gap
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for LaFollette<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kings Valley [Knox County]
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      • Kings Valley [Knox County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Maynardville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 5,835 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kings Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Valley
    • Smithwood [Knox County]
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      • Smithwood [Knox County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Maynardville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 4,661 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithwood
    • New Tazewell [Claiborne County]
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      • New Tazewell [Claiborne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Maynardville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,705 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Tazewell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Tazewell<6>
    • Mascot [Knox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mascot
      • Mascot [Knox County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Maynardville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,411 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mascot have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mascot
    • Pine Crest [Campbell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Crest
      • Pine Crest [Campbell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Maynardville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,388 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Crest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Crest
    • Mayo [Knox County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayo
      • Mayo [Knox County] was located 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Maynardville
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,366 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Maynardville. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Maynardville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Maynardville ...

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

Adding Maynardville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Union County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Union County: www.unioncountytn.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 Union, 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 Maynardville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Maynardville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Maynardville) 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 Maynardville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from MaynardvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Maynardville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2468, Longitude: -83.8063       In this case, the coordinates for Maynardville 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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