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Scotts Hill, Tennessee

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Welcome to Scotts Hill ...

The town of Scotts Hill is primarily located in Decatur County. A portion of Scotts Hill extends into Henderson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Scotts Hill has a population of 975 people<1> (see below for details).

Scotts Hill is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Scotts Hill is located in the (731) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Scotts Hill had a population of 984 people (which is 8.37% of the total population of Decatur County). This makes Scotts Hill the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Scotts Hill represents 0.02% of the population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 232nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 984 people, the population of Scotts Hill increased 10.07% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 894 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Scotts Hill had an population of 975 people. This is a decrease of 0.91% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.06% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Scotts Hill.

Communities near Scotts Hill ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017
Clifton   [Map]   2,678   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Decaturville   [Map]   865   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Jacks Creek   [Map]   ---   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Johnson Ford   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lexington   [Map]   7,667   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mount Lebanon   [Map]   ---   E   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Scotts Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Scotts Hill - it's located in North Carolina.

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

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 Scotts Hill. 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 Scotts Hill. 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 Scotts Hill.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Scotts Hill ...

Looking for more information about Scotts Hill? 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 Scotts Hill, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Scotts Hill.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Scotts Hill. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Decatur County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Scotts Hill.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Scotts Hill - 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 that begins in Scotts Hill. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Scotts Hill) 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 Scotts Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Scotts Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Scotts Hill. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5150, Longitude: -88.2529     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Scotts Hill have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Scotts Hill.


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