Auburntown is a town in Cannon County, Tennessee. It is part of the Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro Metro Area, and has a total area of 0.6 square miles, all of which is land. Initially named Poplar Stand, its name was changed to Auburntown after the city of Auburn in New York. The town was incorporated in 1949.
Manufacturing, educational services and agriculture are the major commercial activities here. Auburn Elementary is the local public school. The closest hospital is the Stones River Hospital and Dekalb Community Hospital, located about 10 miles away, in Woodbury. The cost of living here is 10.80% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 57 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 99. Snowfall is about 5 inches annually.