About This Place
Savannah is a city in Hardin County, Tennessee, United States. The population was 6,917 at the 2000 census and the 2007 population estimate was 7,262. It is the county seat of Hardin County. Savannah hosted the NAIA college football national championship game from 1996-2007. Savannah is home to several places of historical significance, including the Cherry Mansion. The city's original name was Rudd's Ferry, but this was changed in 1850 when the state legislature incorporated the town.
Savannah is located at 35°13′25″N 88°14′13″W / 35.22361°N 88.23694°W / 35.22361; -88.23694 (35.223674, -88.237011).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 5.7 square miles (14.8 km²), all of it land.