Welcome to Savannah ...
The city of Savannah is located in Hardin County and is the County Seat for Hardin County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Savannah has a population of 6,970 people<1> (see below for details).
Savannah is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Savannah lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Savannah: (731)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Savannah had a population of 6,982 people (which is 26.83% of the total population of Hardin County). This makes Savannah the county's most populous community.
The population of Savannah represents 0.11% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 75th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,982 people, the population of Savannah has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (that had a count of 6,917 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Savannah had an population of 6,970 people. This is a decrease of 0.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.77% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near Savannah ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Savannah 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 Savannah.
Communities Also Named Savannah ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Savannah - they are located in California, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Savannah.
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 Savannah. 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 Savannah. 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 Savannah. Our list includes 5 papers.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Savannah:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Savannah ...
Looking for more information about Savannah? 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 Savannah, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Savannah.
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Savannah.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Savannah - 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' distance starting from Savannah. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Savannah) 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 Savannah. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Savannah
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Savannah. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2210, Longitude: -88.2355 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Savannah have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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