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Welcome to Monteagle ...

The town of Monteagle is primarily located in Franklin County<1>. A portion of Monteagle extends into Grundy County and Marion County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Monteagle has a population of 1,234 people<3> (see below for details).

Monteagle is 1,860 feet [567 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Monteagle: (931)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Monteagle had an population of 1,234 people. This is an increase of 3.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.32% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Monteagle had a population of 1,192 people. This makes Monteagle the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Monteagle represents 0.02% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 222nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,192 people, the population of Monteagle decreased 3.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,238 people).

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

Communities Also Named Monteagle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Monteagle - it's located in New Brunswick.

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

Communities near Monteagle ...

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

  • Winchester [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
    • Winchester [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Monteagle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,982 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<6>
  • Jasper [Marion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jasper have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jasper
    • Jasper [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Monteagle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jasper
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasper<6>
  • South Pittsburg [Marion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Pittsburg
    • South Pittsburg [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Monteagle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Pittsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Pittsburg<6>
  • Decherd [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Decherd have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decherd
    • Decherd [Franklin County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Monteagle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,371 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decherd
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decherd<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sewanee [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sewanee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sewanee
      • Sewanee [Franklin County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Monteagle
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,311 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sewanee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sewanee<6>
    • Estill Springs [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Estill Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Estill Springs
      • Estill Springs [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Monteagle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,034 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Estill Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Estill Springs<6>
    • Gruetli [Grundy County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gruetli have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gruetli
      • Gruetli [Grundy County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Monteagle
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,775 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gruetli
    • Gruetli-Laager [Grundy County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gruetli-Laager have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gruetli-Laager
      • Gruetli-Laager [Grundy County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Monteagle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,738 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gruetli-Laager
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gruetli-Laager<6>
    • Whitwell [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitwell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitwell
      • Whitwell [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Monteagle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,730 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitwell<6>
    • Cowan [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowan
      • Cowan [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Monteagle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,658 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cowan<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 Monteagle. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Monteagle.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Monteagle. 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 Monteagle.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Monteagle ...

Looking for more information about Monteagle? 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 Monteagle, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Monteagle.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Franklin County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.us/

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 Franklin, 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 Monteagle.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Monteagle - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Monteagle) 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 Monteagle. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Monteagle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Monteagle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2301, Longitude: -85.8427       In this case, the coordinates for Monteagle 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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