Saturday, January 26, 2008


Capital Nashville
Area 42,144 sq mi
109,152 sq km
(2000 census) 5,689,283
Major Cities
(2000 census) Memphis (650,100), Nashville (569,891),
Knoxville (173,890), Chattanooga (155,554),
Clarksville (103,455)
Major Rivers Mississippi, Tennessee, Cumberland
Highest Point Clingmans Dome
6,643 feet
2,025 meters
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