A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Munford ...
The location of Munford has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Munford has a population of 6,109 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Munford.
Munford is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Munford lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Munford and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Munford is within the (731) area code.
Websites for Munford ...
Official Website: www.munford.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Munford had an population of 6,109 people. This is an increase of 3.07% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 29.76% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Munford had a population of 5,927 people (or 9.7% of the total population of Tipton County). This makes Munford the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Munford represents 0.09% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 87th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,927 people, the population of Munford increased 25.89% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,708 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Munford.
Adding Munford to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Munford in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Munford elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Munford on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Munford ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Munford - they are located in Alabama and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Munford.
Communities near Munford ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Munford.
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 Munford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Munford.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Munford. 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 Munford.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Munford. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Munford.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Munford ...
Looking for more information about Munford? 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 Munford, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Munford.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Munford: www.munford.com/
The official website for Tipton County: www.tiptonco.com
The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jan 2021