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Copper Ridge, Tennessee

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Welcome to Copper Ridge ...

Copper Ridge is located in Knox County.

A typical abbreviation for Copper Ridge: Copper Rdg. (or less commonly used: Copper Rdge. or Copper Ridg.)

Copper Ridge is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Copper Ridge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Copper Ridge (for example, toward Crab Orchard), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Copper Ridge lies within the (865) area code.

Communities near Copper Ridge ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Copper Ridge and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2014<3>
Blaine   [Map]   1,870   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Clinton   [Map]   9,889   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fountain City   [Map]   ---   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Knoxville   [Map]   184,281   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Luttrell   [Map]   1,080   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Maynardville   [Map]   2,366   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Copper Ridge.

Communities Also Named Copper Ridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Copper Ridge - it's located in Florida.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Copper Ridge.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Copper Ridge. We make it easy to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Copper Ridge. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Copper Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Copper Ridge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Copper Ridge ...

Looking for more information about Copper Ridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Copper Ridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Copper Ridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Copper Ridge.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Copper Ridge. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Copper Ridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Copper Ridge:

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Copper Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning at Copper Ridge. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Copper Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Copper Ridge. The point that we use is located at the coordinates of 36.1323, -83.9135   [Map]. The coordinates we use for Copper Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Copper Ridge.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Copper Ridge.


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