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Welcome to White Plains ...

White Plains is located in Putnam County<1>.

The location of White Plains has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), White Plains had a population of 2,196 people.<3> (see below for details).

White Plains is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

White Plains lies within the (931) area code.

Communities Also Named White Plains ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named White Plains - they are located in Alabama (2), Georgia, Illinois (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Manitoba, Maryland (2), Mississippi, Nevada, New York, North Carolina (3), South Carolina (3) and Virginia.

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

Communities near White Plains ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near White Plains.

  • Clarktown [White County]
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    • Clarktown [White County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of White Plains
    • Estimated population in 2014: 146,806 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarktown
  • Columbus Hill [Jackson County]
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    • Columbus Hill [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of White Plains
    • Estimated population in 2014: 36,071 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbus Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus Hill
  • Sparta [White County]
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    • Sparta [White County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of White Plains
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,980 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sparta<6>
  • Lafayette [Putnam County]
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    • Lafayette [Putnam County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of White Plains
    • Estimated population in 2014: 4,962 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lafayette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lafayette
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    • Livingston [Overton County]
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      • Livingston [Overton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of White Plains
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,129 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livingston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livingston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livingston<6>
    • Monterey [Putnam County]
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      • Monterey [Putnam County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of White Plains
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,889 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monterey<6>
    • Pekin [Putnam County] - Historic
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      • Pekin [Putnam County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of White Plains
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,114 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pekin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Baxter [Putnam County]
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      • Baxter [Putnam County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of White Plains
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,543 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baxter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baxter
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baxter<6>
    • Dodson Branch [Jackson County]
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      • Dodson Branch [Jackson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of White Plains
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,074 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodson Branch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodson Branch
    • Gainesboro [Jackson County]
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      • Gainesboro [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of White Plains
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 951 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gainesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gainesboro<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around White Plains. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for White Plains.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of White Plains. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around White Plains.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around White Plains. See our Newspapers Page for White Plains.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White Plains ...

Looking for more information about White Plains? 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.

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

The Communities of Tennessee

About Putnam County

About Tennessee

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

The official website for Putnam County: www.putnamcountytn.gov/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Putnam, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for White Plains.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around White Plains - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- White Plains) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in White Plains. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1665, Longitude: -85.4536       In this case, the coordinates for White Plains have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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