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Statistics & Facts

The Tennessee state capital is Nashville.
The population of Moscow is approximately 422 (2000), 556 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 184 (1990), 216 (2010).
The amount of land area in Moscow is 1.07 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Moscow to Washington DC is 750 miles.
The distance to the Tennessee state capital is 166 miles. (as the crow flies)
Moscow is positioned 35.06 degrees north of the equator and 89.39 degrees west of the prime meridian.


thirty miles east of Memphis in western Tennessee. It is on Highway 57, just east of Rossville.
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History & History Related Items

Early on, Moscow was a hunting and camping ground for the local Indians. The community of Moscow began back in about 1827 when Daniel Head transferred the land to five men who formed the Town Company of Moscow. The town was first incorporated on 18 July 1851.
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Find more more information about Moscow at this site.
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Moscow City Government

Moscow Town Hall
14075 Hwy 57
P.O. Box 185
Moscow, Tennessee 38057

Moscow is governed by a Mayor and six Aldermen.

Moscow Schools

Lagrange/Moscow Elementary School
15655 Highway 57
Moscow, Tennessee 38057
Phone: 901-877-6854 Moscow


The population of Moscow was:
1990 - 384
2000 - 422

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