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Welcome to Ridgetop ...

The city of Ridgetop is primarily located in Robertson County. A portion of Ridgetop extends into Davidson County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Ridgetop has a population of 2,104 people<2> (see below for details).

Ridgetop is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ridgetop is within the boundaries of the (615) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Ridgetop had an population of 2,104 people. This is an increase of 12.27% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 94.28% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ridgetop had a population of 1,874 people. This makes Ridgetop the county's 6th most populous community.

The population of Ridgetop represents 0.03% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 173rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,874 people, the population of Ridgetop increased 73.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,083 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ridgetop ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Ridgetop: This one is located in Robertson County and the other is located in Lewis County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 4 communities that are also named Ridgetop - they are located in Florida, Kentucky and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ridgetop ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ridgetop.

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    • Nashville [Davidson County]

      • Nashville [Davidson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Ridgetop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashville
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    • Hendersonville [Sumner County]

      • Hendersonville [Sumner County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Ridgetop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hendersonville
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    • Gallatin [Sumner County]

      • Gallatin [Sumner County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Ridgetop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallatin
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    • Mount Juliet [Wilson County]

      • Mount Juliet [Wilson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Ridgetop
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    • Springfield [Robertson County]

      • Springfield [Robertson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Ridgetop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
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    • Goodlettsville [Davidson County]

      • Goodlettsville [Davidson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Ridgetop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goodlettsville
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    • Portland [Sumner County]

      • Portland [Sumner County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Ridgetop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portland
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    • White House [Robertson County]

      • White House [Robertson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Ridgetop
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    • Marvel [Davidson County] (Historic)

      • Marvel [Davidson County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Ridgetop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marvel
    • Madison [Davidson County]

      • Madison [Davidson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Ridgetop
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
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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 Ridgetop. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ridgetop.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ridgetop. 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 Ridgetop.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ridgetop. See our Newspapers Page for Ridgetop.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgetop ...

Looking for more information about Ridgetop? 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.

Looking for more information about Ridgetop? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ridgetop.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ridgetop - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ridgetop) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ridgetop. 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 Ridgetop

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ridgetop. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4037, Longitude: -86.7684       In this case, the coordinates for Ridgetop have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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