Sumner County, Tennessee
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Old Hickory Lake at Bledsoe Creek State Park
Location within the U.S. state of Tennessee
Tennessee's location within the U.S.
|Named for||Jethro Sumner|
|• Total||543 sq mi (1,410 km2)|
|• Land||529 sq mi (1,370 km2)|
|• Water||14 sq mi (40 km2) 2.5%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||340/sq mi (130/km2)|
As of the 2010 census, the population was 160,645. Its county seat is Gallatin. Its largest city is Hendersonville. The county is named for American Revolutionary War hero General Jethro Sumner.
References[change | change source]
- Dee Gee Lester, "Sumner County," Tennessee Encyclopedia of History and Culture. Retrieved: April 7, 2013.
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 20, 2011. Retrieved December 7, 2013.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on 2011-03-02. Retrieved June 7, 2011.