South Pittsburg, Tennessee
The location of South Pittsburg
Welcome to South Pittsburg ...
The city of South Pittsburg is located in Marion County.
A typical abbreviation for South Pittsburg: S. Pittsburg
From the Census Estimates for 2017, South Pittsburg has a population of 3,039 people<1> (see below for details).
South Pittsburg is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: South Pittsburg lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from South Pittsburg (for example, toward Lookout Mountain (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
The telephone area code for South Pittsburg: (423)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, South Pittsburg had a population of 2,992 people (which is 10.6% of the total population of Marion County). This makes South Pittsburg the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of South Pittsburg represents 0.05% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 133rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,992 people, the population of South Pittsburg decreased 9.2% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 3,295 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, South Pittsburg had an population of 3,039 people. This is an increase of 1.57% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.77% since the 2000 Census).
Communities near South Pittsburg ...
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 are going to drive it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for South Pittsburg.
Communities Also Named South Pittsburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named South Pittsburg - it's located in Pennsylvania.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for South Pittsburg.
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 South Pittsburg. 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 South Pittsburg. 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 South Pittsburg.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for South Pittsburg:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Pittsburg ...
Looking for more information about South Pittsburg? 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 South Pittsburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for South Pittsburg.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Pittsburg. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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 South Pittsburg.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around South Pittsburg - 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from South Pittsburg. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- South Pittsburg) 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 South Pittsburg. 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 South Pittsburg
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Pittsburg. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0159, Longitude: -85.7122 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for South Pittsburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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