U.S. Route 231 in Tennessee

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U.S. Route 231 marker

U.S. Route 231
Route information
Maintained by TDOT
Length 121 mi[1] (195 km)
Major junctions
South end US 231 / US 431 at the Alabama state line
 

US 64 / US 431 in Fayetteville
US 41A in Shelbyville
I-24 near Murfreesboro
US 41 in Murfreesboro
I-40 near Lebanon
US 70 in Lebanon

US 31E in Bransford
North end US 31E / US 231 at the Kentucky state line
Location
Counties Lincoln, Moore, Bedford, Rutherford, Wilson, Trousdale, Sumner
Highway system
SR 230SR 231

U.S. Route 231 (US 231) is a north–south highway that starts south of Fayetteville and ends north of Westmoreland.

Route description[edit]

From the Alabama state line, US 231 runs concurrent with US 431. In Fayetteville, US 431 runs off to the northwest, while US 231 continues north, crossing the towns of Shelbyville, Murfreesboro at an intersection with I-24, and Lebanon. The highway finally forms a concurrency with US 31E at the town of Bransford, and crosses through the town of Westmoreland before crossing into Kentucky.

History[edit]

Junction list[edit]

CountyLocationmikmDestinationsNotes
Alabama state line0.00.0 US 231 / US 431 continues south into Alabama
Begin concurrency with unsigned SR 10
Lincoln SR 275 – Flintville
SR 110 – Kirkland, Taft
Fayetteville
US 431 / US 64 Byp. – Lewisburg
Northern terminus of US 431 concurrency
US 64 – Pulaski, Winchester, Decherd
SR 129 – LynchburgSouthern terminus of SR 129 concurrency
SR 129 – PetersburgNorthern terminus of SR 129 concurrency
Moore
No major junctions
BedfordShelbyville SR 64 – BedfordSouthern terminus of SR 64 concurrency

US 231 Bus. / SR 64 – Wartrace
Northern terminus of SR 64 concurrency
US 41A – Nashville, Tullahoma

US 231 Bus. / SR 82 – Lynchburg
Southern terminus of SR 82 concurrency
SR 437Interchange
SR 82 – Bell BuckleNorthern terminus of SR 82 concurrency
Rutherford SR 269 – ChristianaSouthern terminus of SR 269 concurrency
SR 269 – EaglevilleSouthern terminus of SR 269 concurrency
Murfreesboro I-24 – Nashville, ManchesterI-24 exit 81
US 41 to US 70S – Manchester, WoodburySouthern terminus of US 41 concurrency
US 41 / SR 96 – Nashville, TriuneNorthern terminus of US 41 concurrency; southern terminus of SR 96 concurrency
SR 96 – LascassasNorthern terminus of SR 96 concurrency
SR 268
Walterhill SR 266 – Smyrna, Lascassas
Wilson SR 452
SR 265 – Nashville, Watertown
Lebanon I-40 – Nashville, CookevilleI-40 exit 238

US 70N / US 70 Bus. – Carthage
US 70 – Watertown, Nashville
Trousdale SR 10 east / SR 25 – Gallatin, HartsvilleEnd concurrency with SR 10;
begin concurrency with unsigned SR 376
SR 260
SumnerBransford US 31E (SR 6) – Gallatin, NashvilleSouthern terminus of US 31E concurrency
End concurrency with unsigned SR 376
Westmoreland SR 52 to SR 109 to I-65 – Portland, Lafayette
Kentucky state line US 231 / US 31E continues north into Kentucky
End concurrency with unsigned SR 6
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

Related routes[edit]

Tennessee State Route 376[edit]

State Route 376 marker

State Route 376
Route information
Maintained by TDOT
Length 7.9 mi (12.7 km)
Location
Counties Trousdale, Sumner
Highway system
SR 375SR 377

State Route 376 (SR 376) runs as a secret, or hidden designation on US 231 from its SR 25/SR 10 junction in Trousdale County to the US 31E (SR 6) junction near Bethpage.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google (December 20, 2015). "Overview Map pf US 231 in Tennessee" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved December 20, 2015. 

External links[edit]

U.S. Route 231
Previous state:
Alabama
Tennessee Next state:
Kentucky