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Pikeville, Tennessee

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Welcome to Pikeville ...

The city of Pikeville is located in Bledsoe County and is the County Seat for Bledsoe County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Pikeville has a population of 1,624 people<2> (see below for details).

Pikeville was established in 1816.

The community of Pikeville is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Pikeville (for example, toward Spring City), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Pikeville is located in the (423) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pikeville had a population of 1,608 people (which is 12.49% of the total population of Bledsoe County). This makes Pikeville the county's most populous community.

The population of Pikeville represents 0.03% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 189th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,608 people, the population of Pikeville decreased 9.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,781 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Pikeville had an population of 1,624 people. This is an increase of 1% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.82% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Pikeville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Pikeville - they are located in Alabama (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

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

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 Pikeville. 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 Pikeville. 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 Pikeville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pikeville ...

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

Communities near Pikeville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Hart   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the North (N) of Pikeville

Dayton   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pikeville

Located in Rhea County

Lake Tansi Village   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Pikeville

Located in Cumberland County

Sopha   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Pikeville

Located in Van Buren County

Newton   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Pikeville

Located in Cumberland County

Sale Creek   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Pikeville

Located in Hamilton County

Lakewood   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pikeville

Located in Hamilton County

Spring City   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Pikeville

Located in Rhea County

Spencer   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pikeville

Located in Van Buren County

Graysville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pikeville

Located in Rhea County

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

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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 Pikeville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pikeville - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pikeville) 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 Pikeville. 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 Pikeville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pikeville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6154, Longitude: -85.1934     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pikeville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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