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Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
Welcome to Pigeon Forge ...
The city of Pigeon Forge is located in Sevier County.
The location of Pigeon Forge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Pigeon Forge has a population of 6,238 people<2> (see below for details).
Pigeon Forge is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Pigeon Forge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Pigeon Forge: (865)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pigeon Forge had a population of 5,875 people (which is 6.54% of the total population of Sevier County). This makes Pigeon Forge the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Pigeon Forge represents 0.09% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 88th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,875 people, the population of Pigeon Forge increased 15.58% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,083 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Pigeon Forge had an population of 6,238 people. This is an increase of 6.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 22.72% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pigeon Forge.
Communities near Pigeon Forge ...
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pigeon Forge ...
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This page was last modified: 21 Feb 2019