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Where is Tennessee, United States?

Location of state of Tennessee on a map

Tennessee is a state found in the nation of United States. Home to 6,346,105 people, it is the 17th largest division in United States in terms of population.

Tennessee gained its current status as a state in the year 1796. The government of Tennessee is lead by Bill Haslam and is based in the state capital of Nashville (Population: 530,852).

The most populous cities in Tennessee are: Memphis (Population: 646,889), New South Memphis (Population: 641,608), Nashville (Population: 530,852), Knoxville (Population: 178,874), Chattanooga (Population: 167,674).

Tennessee State - Quick Facts

Country United States
Region Type State
ISO Code US_TN
Time Zones CST, EST
Year of Establishment 1796
Capital Nashville (Population: 530,852)
Head of Government Bill Haslam
Total Population 6,346,105
Total Area 109,153 sq km (42,144 sq miles)
Population Density 58.1 sq km (150.6 sq miles)
This page was last updated on July 24, 2015.

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