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Beech Bluff, Tennessee
Country United States
State Tennessee
County Madison
Elevation
384 ft (117 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
38313
Area code(s) 731
GNIS feature ID 1305050

Beech Bluff is an unincorporated community in Madison County, Tennessee, United States. The area ZIP code is 38313.

Physical Environment

Beech Bluff is built on deposits of loess which have developed brown or grayish brown silt loam soils. These are mapped as Grenada, Memphis or Lexington series where drainage is good, and Calloway in somewhat poorly drained areas.

History

A post office was established at Beech Bluff in 1852. The community was named for a grove of beech trees near a bluff.

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