About This Place
Chapel Hill is a town in the northeastern part of Marshall County, Tennessee, United States. The town was named after Chapel Hill, North Carolina by settlers from that area. The population was 944 people at the 2010 census.
Chapel Hill is located at 35Â°37â²41â³N 86Â°41â²46â³W / 35.62806Â°N 86.69611Â°W / 35.62806; -86.69611 (35.628154, -86.696203). According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.5 kmÂ²), all of it land.
As of the census of 2000, there were 944 people, 398 households, and 278 families residing in the town. The population density was 689.3 people per square mile (265.8/kmÂ²). There were 430 housing units at an average density of 314.1 per square mile (120.9/kmÂ²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.70% White, 2.71% African American, 0.54% Native American, 0.85% from other races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were .66% of the population.