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Wartburg, Tennessee

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The location of Wartburg

Welcome to Wartburg ...

The city of Wartburg is located in Morgan County and is the County Seat for Morgan County.

The location of Wartburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Wartburg has a population of 899 people<2> (see below for details).

Wartburg is 1,320 feet [402 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Wartburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Wartburg (for example, toward Clarkrange), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Wartburg lies within the (423) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Wartburg had a population of 918 people. This makes Wartburg the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Wartburg represents 0.01% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 240th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 918 people, the population of Wartburg increased 3.15% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 890 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Wartburg had an population of 899 people. This is a decrease of 2.07% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.01% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Wartburg.

Communities Also Named Wartburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Wartburg - they are located in Illinois and Ontario.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Wartburg. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Wartburg. 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 Wartburg. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wartburg ...

Looking for more information about Wartburg? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wartburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wartburg.

Communities near Wartburg ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Oak Ridge   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Wartburg

Located in Anderson County

Lakemont Heights   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Wartburg

Located in Roane County

College Grove   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Wartburg

Located in Roane County

Fairfield Glade   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Wartburg

Located in Cumberland County

Harriman   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of Wartburg

Kingston   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Wartburg

Located in Roane County

Rockwood   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the South (S) of Wartburg

Located in Roane County

Rogers   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Wartburg

Located in Cumberland County

Oliver Springs   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Wartburg

Located in Anderson County

Coalfield   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Wartburg

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Wartburg.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wartburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Wartburg) 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 Wartburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wartburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wartburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1045, Longitude: -84.5869     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Wartburg have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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