Tennessee Quick Facts

Capital Nashville
Area 42,144 sq mi
109,152 sq km
Population
(2000 census)
5,689,283
Major Cities
(July 1996 est.)
Memphis (596,725), Nashville (511,263), Knoxville (167,535),
Chattanooga (150,425), Clarksville (94,879)
Highest Point Clingmans Dome
6,643 feet
2,025 meters
Income per capita (US$) $25,574
Industry chemicals, transportation equipment, rubber, plastics
Agriculture soybeans, cotton, tobacco, livestock, dairy products, beef cattle, hogs
Minerals and Resources coal, crushed stone, zinc, sand and gravel, cement
(U.S. Government sources)
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