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
|Time Zones||CST, EST|
|Year of Establishment||1796|
|Capital||Nashville (Population: 530,852)|
|Head of Government||Bill Haslam|
|Total Area||109,153 sq km (42,144 sq miles)|
|Population Density||58.1 sq km (150.6 sq miles)|