The location of Saint Joseph
Welcome to Saint Joseph ...
The city of Saint Joseph is located in Lawrence County.
A typical abbreviation for Saint Joseph: St. Joseph
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Saint Joseph has a population of 808 people<1> (see below for details).
Saint Joseph is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Saint Joseph lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Saint Joseph is located in the (931) area code.
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Joseph had a population of 782 people. This makes Saint Joseph the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Saint Joseph represents 0.01% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 252nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 782 people, the population of Saint Joseph decreased 5.67% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 829 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Saint Joseph had an population of 808 people. This is an increase of 3.32% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.53% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Saint Joseph ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Saint Joseph and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Saint Joseph.
Communities Also Named Saint Joseph ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 35 communities that are also named Saint Joseph - they are located in Arizona, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec (3), South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saint Joseph.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saint Joseph. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Saint Joseph. 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 Saint Joseph.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Saint Joseph:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Joseph ...
Looking for more information about Saint Joseph? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Saint Joseph, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Joseph.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saint Joseph. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Lawrence County: www.co.lawrence.tn.us/
The official website for State of Tennessee: www.tn.gov/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saint Joseph.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saint Joseph - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
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|<3>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Saint Joseph. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saint Joseph) 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 Saint Joseph. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saint Joseph
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saint Joseph. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0328, Longitude: -87.5012 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Saint Joseph have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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