Tennessee Counties - Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods, Maps & Data


There are 95 counties in Tennessee.  Hartsville-Trousdale County is a consolidated county/city government with a legal description of “Government” and has one set of government officials.  Lynchburg, Moore County is a consolidated county/city government with a legal description of “Metropolitan Government” and has one set of government officials.  Nashville-Davidson is a consolidated city with a legal description of “Metropolitan Government.” The remaining 92 counties are each governed by a county legislature.

There are 844 county subdivisions in Tennessee. Beginning with the 2010 Census the state of Tennessee is using the county commissioner districts as minor civil divisions (MCDs).  The county commissioner districts are nonfunctioning nongovernmental subdivisions of counties.  From the 1960 census until Census 2000 each of Tennessee’s counties had between 1 and 12 census county divisions (CCDs) depending on the size and extent of urbanization of the county.  Prior to 1960, the minor civil divisions used in the census were civil districts.

Tennessee Counties - Populated Places in 95 Counties

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Tennessee Counties Synopsis

The Tennessee Counties section of the gazetteer lists the cities, towns, neighborhoods and subdivisions for each of the 95 Tennessee Counties.

Also see Tennessee County: ZIP Codes | Physical, Cultural & Historical Features | Census Data | Land, Farms, & Ranches

Nearby physical features such as streams, islands and lakes are listed along with maps and driving directions. The same is true for both historical features and cultural features such as hospitals, parks, schools and airports.

Each profile includes the current weather plus a seven day forecast. Note that for smaller populated places, the weather report may be for the nearest weather reporting station or airport.

The local information and data include economic and demographic data, census information and facts about the local environmental situation including such items as maps of flood zones, local sources of pollution, air quality indices and local areas where hazardous materials may be used or stored.

The complete category list for larger cities and towns includes: Arts & Culture, Census Data, Community Organizations, State and Local Government, Health & Medical, Newcomer Information, Local News Papers & Radio, Parks & Recreation, Pets & Hobbies, Schools & Libraries, Social Services, Travel and Tourism.