Church Hill, Tennessee

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Church Hill, Tennessee
City of Church Hill
Location of Church Hill in Hawkins County, Tennessee
Location of Church Hill in Hawkins County, Tennessee
Coordinates: 36°31′15″N 82°43′32″W / 36.52083°N 82.72556°W / 36.52083; -82.72556
CountryUnited States
 • Total9.86 sq mi (25.52 km2)
 • Land9.44 sq mi (24.44 km2)
 • Water0.42 sq mi (1.09 km2)
1,217 ft (371 m)
 • Total6,737
 • Estimate 
 • Density706.31/sq mi (272.72/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
37642, 37645
Area code423

Church Hill is a city in Hawkins County, Tennessee, United States. The population was 6,737 at the 2010 census.[3] It is part of the KingsportBristol (TN)Bristol (VA) Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is a part of the Johnson City–Kingsport–Bristol, TN-VA Combined Statistical Area – commonly known as the "Tri-Cities" region. It is the largest city located in Hawkins County.

History[change | change source]

The community was started as a trading post called Spencer's Mill and Patterson Mill in the late 18th century. The city of Church Hill was incorporated in 1958.

Notable people[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "2019 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved July 30, 2020.
  2. Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development, Certified Population of Tennessee Incorporated Municipalities and Counties Archived 2014-06-30 at the Wayback Machine, State of Tennessee official website, 14 July 2011. Retrieved: 6 December 2013.
  3. "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Church Hill city, Tennessee". American Factfinder. U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 13, 2020. Retrieved January 30, 2018.
  4. Dave Link (2008). "Carr grew to appreciate legacy of UT's General". Scripps Interactive Newspapers Group. Retrieved 29 January 2012.
  5. John Lupton (2002). "James Alan Shelton clinches his dream". Country Standard Time. Retrieved 29 January 2012.