Dickson County, Tennessee

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Dickson County
County of Dickson
War Memorial Building in Dickson
War Memorial Building in Dickson
Map of Tennessee highlighting Dickson County
Location within the U.S. state of Tennessee
Map of the United States highlighting Tennessee
Tennessee's location within the U.S.
Coordinates: 36°09′N 87°22′W / 36.15°N 87.36°W / 36.15; -87.36
Country United States
State Tennessee
FoundedOct. 25, 1803
Named forWilliam Dickson[1]
SeatCharlotte
Largest cityDickson
Area
 • Total491 sq mi (1,270 km2)
 • Land490 sq mi (1,300 km2)
 • Water1.4 sq mi (4 km2)  0.3%%
Population
 • Estimate 
(2019)
53,948
 • Density101/sq mi (39/km2)
Time zoneUTC−6 (Central)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−5 (CDT)
Congressional district5th
Websitedicksoncountytn.gov

Dickson County is a county in the U.S. state of Tennessee. As of the 2010 census, the county had a population of 49,666.[2] The county seat is Charlotte.

References[change | change source]

  1. George E. Jackson, "Dickson County," Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. Retrieved: 26 June 2013.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved February 6, 2020.