About Selmer, Tennessee

Selmer is a town in McNairy County, Tennessee, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. The population was 4,541 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of McNairy County . It is named after Selma, Alabama.Buford Pusser served as the sheriff of McNairy County from 1964 to 1970.

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Selmer Facts

  • Population Total: 4541
  • Square Miles: 9.8
  • Area Code: 731
  • Elevation: 449
  • Postal Codes: 38375
  • Timezone: North American Central