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Niota, Tennessee

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The location of Niota

Welcome to Niota ...

The city of Niota is located in McMinn County.

The location of Niota has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Niota has a population of 726 people<2> (see below for details).

Niota is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Niota is located in the (423) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Niota had a population of 719 people. This makes Niota the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Niota represents 0.01% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 255th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 719 people, the population of Niota decreased 7.94% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 781 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Niota had an population of 726 people. This is an increase of 0.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.04% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Niota ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Niota - they are located in Illinois and Kansas.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Niota. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Niota. 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 Niota.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Niota ...

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

Communities near Niota ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Jacktown   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Niota

Located in Monroe County

Athens   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Niota

Sweetwater   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Niota

Located in Monroe County

Loudon   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Niota

Located in Loudon County

Madisonville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Niota

Located in Monroe County

Etowah   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Niota

Surprise   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Niota

Located in Meigs County

Decatur   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Niota

Located in Meigs County

Vonore   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Niota

Located in Monroe County

Englewood   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Niota

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About McMinn County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for McMinn County:

The official website for State of Tennessee:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Niota.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Niota - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Niota) 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 Niota. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Niota

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Niota. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5157, Longitude: -84.5491     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Niota have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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