Bells is a city in Crockett County, Tennessee. It has a total area of 2.3 square miles. 0.44% of the area is water, and the rest is land. The town was founded in mid nineteenth century, and named after the pioneer settlers. It was incorporated as "Bells Depot" in 1868, and the word Depot was dropped in 1880.
Manufacturing, tourism, retail and public administration are the major commercial activities here. Bells Elementary is the local public school. The closest hospital is the Haywood Park Community Hospital, located about 13 miles away, in Brownsville. The cost of living here is 15.90% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 53 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 112. Snowfall is about 5 inches annually.