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Fincastle, Tennessee
Houses in Fincastle
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Country United States
State Tennessee
County Campbell
Area
 • Total 3.653 sq mi (9.46 km2)
 • Land 3.653 sq mi (9.46 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
1,129 ft (344 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 1,618
 • Density 442.92/sq mi (171.01/km2)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s) 423
GNIS feature ID 1284257

Fincastle is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Campbell County, Tennessee, United States. Its population was 1,618 as of the 2010 census.

Once known as Glade Springs, Fincastle was later named for Fincastle, Virginia, which was the original home of many of its early settlers.

Geography

Fincastle is located along State Route 63 northeast of LaFollette and southwest of Speedwell in the Powell Valley. Cumberland Mountain rises prominently to the north, and Norris Lake lies a few miles to the south.

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