Commerce, Tennessee

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Commerce, Tennessee
Unincorporated community
Commerce, Tennessee is located in Tennessee
Commerce, Tennessee
Commerce, Tennessee
Commerce, Tennessee is located in the US
Commerce, Tennessee
Commerce, Tennessee
Coordinates: 36°08′24″N 86°06′12″W / 36.14000°N 86.10333°W / 36.14000; -86.10333Coordinates: 36°08′24″N 86°06′12″W / 36.14000°N 86.10333°W / 36.14000; -86.10333
Country United States
State Tennessee
County Wilson
Elevation 620 ft (190 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 615
GNIS feature ID 1281040[1]

Commerce is an unincorporated community in Wilson County, Tennessee, United States.[1] Commerce is located on Commerce Road 11.5 miles (18.5 km) east-southeast of Lebanon.[2]

History[edit]

Taylorsville was platted in 1822.[3] A post office called Commerce was established in 1831, and remained in operation until 1903.[4]

The Bailey Graveyard, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is located in Commerce.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Commerce". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Wilson County, Tennessee General Highway Map (PDF) (Map). Tennessee Department of Transportation. 2006. Retrieved April 22, 2013. 
  3. ^ History of Tennessee from the Earliest Time to the Present. Goodspeed Publishing Company. 1886. p. 857. 
  4. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 17 June 2017. 
  5. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.