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Taylortown, Tennessee
(Franklin County)

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Welcome to Taylortown ...

Taylortown is located in Franklin County.

Taylortown is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Taylortown (for example, toward Signal Mountain), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Taylortown lies within the (931) area code.

Communities near Taylortown ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Cowan   [Map]   1,683   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Decherd   [Map]   2,414   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Estill Springs   [Map]   2,027   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   7,051   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Gattistown   [Map]   ---   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lynchburg   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Taylortown ...

While we believe that this Taylortown is located in Franklin County, we know of another 3 Tennessee communities named Taylortown. Those communities are located in the following counties: Dickson, Humphreys and Lincoln County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 14 communities that are also named Taylortown - they are located in Delaware, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2) and Pennsylvania.

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

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 Taylortown. 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 Taylortown. 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 Taylortown.

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

Websites for Taylortown ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Taylortown ...

Looking for more information about Taylortown? 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.

Looking for more information about Taylortown? 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.

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

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) Taylortown. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Taylortown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Taylortown. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Taylortown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Taylortown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1468, Longitude: -86.2230     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Taylortown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Taylortown.

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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 Taylortown.