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Welcome to Bobs Creek ...

Bobs Creek is located in Harlan County.

A typical abbreviation for Bobs Creek: Bobs Crk. (or less commonly used: Bobs Ck. or Bobs Cr.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Bobs Creek for more information about variations on the name of Bobs Creek.

Bobs Creek is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Bobs Creek lies within the (606) area code.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bobs Creek. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bobs Creek. 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 Bobs Creek.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bobs Creek:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bobs Creek ...

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

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

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

Communities near Bobs Creek ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Alanthus Hill   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Bobs Creek

Located in Hancock County (TN)

Cumberland   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of Bobs Creek

Pennington Gap   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the East (E) of Bobs Creek

Located in Lee County (VA)

Harlan   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Bobs Creek

Sneedville   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the South (S) of Bobs Creek

Located in Hancock County (TN)

Jonesville   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Bobs Creek

Located in Lee County (VA)

Evarts   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<2> to the Northeast (NE) of Bobs Creek

Loyall   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) of Bobs Creek

Willis   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<2> to the Southeast (SE) of Bobs Creek

Located in Hancock County (TN)

Wallins Creek   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the West (W) of Bobs Creek

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bobs Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Bobs Creek) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bobs Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bobs Creek

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bobs Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.7897, Longitude: -83.2477     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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