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Welcome to Mount Carmel ...

Mount Carmel is located in Franklin County.

A typical abbreviation for Mount Carmel: Mt. Carmel

Mount Carmel is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Mount Carmel (for example, toward Trenton (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Mount Carmel: (931)

Communities near Mount Carmel ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mount Carmel and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Skyline (AL)   [Map]   833   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cowan   [Map]   1,683   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Decherd   [Map]   2,414   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Estill Springs   [Map]   2,027   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   7,051   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Flintville   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Mount Carmel ...

While we believe that this Mount Carmel is located in Franklin County, we know of another 6 Tennessee communities named Mount Carmel. Those communities are located in the following counties: Decatur, Greene, Hawkins, Tipton, Washington and Wilson County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 57 communities that are also named Mount Carmel - they are located in Alabama (5), Arkansas (2), Connecticut, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland (4), Mississippi (2), Missouri, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (2), North Dakota, Ohio (3), Ontario (6), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas (2), Utah, Virginia (2) and West Virginia.

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

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 Mount Carmel. 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 Mount Carmel. 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 Mount Carmel.

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

Websites for Mount Carmel ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.franklincountychamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Carmel ...

Looking for more information about Mount Carmel? 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.

Looking for more information about Mount Carmel? 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.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Mount Carmel. 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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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 Mount Carmel. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Carmel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Mount Carmel. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Mount Carmel) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Carmel. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0309, Longitude: -86.2761     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Carmel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mount Carmel.

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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 Mount Carmel.