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Welcome to Dressen ...

Dressen is located in Harlan County.

The location of Dressen has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Dressen is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Dressen is located in the (606) area code.

Communities near Dressen ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dressen.

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    • Alanthus Hill [Hancock County]

      • Alanthus Hill [Hancock County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the south of Dressen
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    • Pennington Gap [Lee County]

      • Pennington Gap [Lee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the east of Dressen
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    • Jonesville [Lee County]

      • Jonesville [Lee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Dressen
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    • Evarts [Harlan County]

      • Evarts [Harlan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Dressen
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    • Wallins Creek [Harlan County]

      • Wallins Creek [Harlan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Dressen
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    • Saint Charles [Lee County]

      • Saint Charles [Lee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Dressen
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    • Ages [Harlan County]

      • Ages [Harlan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Dressen
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    • South Wallins [Harlan County]

      • South Wallins [Harlan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Dressen
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    • Bobs Creek [Harlan County]

      • Bobs Creek [Harlan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southeast of Dressen
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    • Bledsoe [Harlan County]

      • Bledsoe [Harlan County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Dressen
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dressen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dressen.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dressen. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Dressen.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dressen. See our Newspapers Page for Dressen.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dressen ...

Looking for more information about Dressen? 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 Dressen? 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 Dressen, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dressen.

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dressen - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Dressen) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dressen. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8318, Longitude: -83.3243       In this case, the coordinates for Dressen have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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