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Monteagle, Tennessee

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Welcome to Monteagle ...

The town of Monteagle is primarily located in Franklin County. A portion of Monteagle extends into Grundy County and Marion County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Monteagle has a population of 1,172 people<1> (see below for details).

Monteagle is 1,860 feet [567 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Monteagle (for example, toward Signal Mountain), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Monteagle: (931)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Monteagle had a population of 1,192 people. This makes Monteagle the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Monteagle represents 0.02% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 222nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,192 people, the population of Monteagle decreased 3.72% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,238 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Monteagle had an population of 1,172 people. This is a decrease of 1.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.33% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Monteagle ...

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

Community   2016
Cowan   [Map]   1,683   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Decherd   [Map]   2,414   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Estill Springs   [Map]   2,027   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Gruetli-Laager   [Map]   1,744   NE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Gruetli   [Map]   ---   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Jasper   [Map]   3,362   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Monteagle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Monteagle - it's located in New Brunswick.

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

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 Monteagle. 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 Monteagle. 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 Monteagle.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monteagle ...

Looking for more information about Monteagle? 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 Monteagle, 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 Monteagle.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Monteagle. 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.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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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 ...

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monteagle - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Monteagle. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Monteagle) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Monteagle. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Monteagle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monteagle. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2301, Longitude: -85.8427     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Monteagle 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 Monteagle.