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Welcome to Acuff ...

Acuff is located in Union County<1>.

The location of Acuff has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Acuff is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Acuff lies within the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Acuff ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Acuff - it's located in Texas.

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

Communities near Acuff ...

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

  • Dyers Ferry [Grainger County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dyers Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyers Ferry
    • Dyers Ferry [Grainger County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Acuff
    • Estimated population in 2014: 16,839 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dyers Ferry
  • Jefferson City [Jefferson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson City
    • Jefferson City [Jefferson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Acuff
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,199 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson City<5>
  • Oakland [Grainger County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakland
    • Oakland [Grainger County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Acuff
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,316 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakland
  • Harrogate [Claiborne County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrogate have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrogate
    • Harrogate [Claiborne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Acuff
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,337 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrogate
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harrogate<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Beans [Grainger County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beans have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beans
      • Beans [Grainger County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Acuff
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,084 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beans
    • New Tazewell [Claiborne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Tazewell
      • New Tazewell [Claiborne County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Acuff
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,716 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Tazewell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Tazewell<5>
    • Mascot [Knox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mascot have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mascot
      • Mascot [Knox County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Acuff
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,411 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mascot
    • Maynardville [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maynardville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maynardville
      • Maynardville [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Acuff
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,394 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maynardville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maynardville<5>
    • Tazewell [Claiborne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tazewell
      • Tazewell [Claiborne County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Acuff
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,269 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tazewell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tazewell<5>
    • Plainview [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plainview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plainview
      • Plainview [Union County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Acuff
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,125 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainview

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 Acuff. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Acuff.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acuff. 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 Acuff.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acuff ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Union County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Union County: www.unioncountytn.org/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Union, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acuff - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acuff) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acuff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3159, Longitude: -83.7199       In this case, the coordinates for Acuff have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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