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Welcome to Mitchell ...

Mitchell is primarily located in Robertson County<1>. A portion of Mitchell extends into Sumner County.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Mitchell had a population of 189 people.<3> (see below for details).

Mitchell is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Mitchell is located in the (615) area code.

Communities Also Named Mitchell ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 44 communities that are also named Mitchell - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (2), Colorado (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Mississippi (3), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, Ontario, Oregon (4), Quebec, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (3), Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Mitchell ...

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

  • Gallatin [Sumner County]
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    • Gallatin [Sumner County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Mitchell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 44,335 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gallatin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallatin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallatin<6>
  • Springfield [Robertson County]
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    • Springfield [Robertson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Mitchell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,288 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<6>
  • Portland [Sumner County]
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    • Portland [Sumner County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Mitchell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,301 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portland<6>
  • White House [Robertson County]
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    • White House [Robertson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Mitchell
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,975 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White House have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on White House
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White House<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Franklin [Simpson County]
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      • Franklin [Simpson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Mitchell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,046 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
    • Greenbrier [Robertson County]
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      • Greenbrier [Robertson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Mitchell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,905 people
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    • Millersville [Sumner County]
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      • Millersville [Sumner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Mitchell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,798 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Millersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Millersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Millersville<6>
    • Shackle Island [Sumner County]
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      • Shackle Island [Sumner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Mitchell
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,844 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shackle Island have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shackle Island
    • Westmoreland [Sumner County]
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      • Westmoreland [Sumner County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Mitchell
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,429 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmoreland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westmoreland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westmoreland<6>
    • Hall Town [Sumner County]
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      • Hall Town [Sumner County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Mitchell
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hall Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hall Town

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mitchell ...

Looking for more information about Mitchell? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Mitchell, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mitchell.

Adding Mitchell to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Mentions & References for Mitchell

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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 Robertson, 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 Mitchell.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mitchell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Mitchell) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mitchell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6270, Longitude: -86.5681       In this case, the coordinates for Mitchell 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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