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Welcome to Addison ...

Addison is located in McMinn County<1>.

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

Addison is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Addison: (423)

Communities Also Named Addison ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Addison - they are located in Alabama, Connecticut, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Addison ...

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

  • Jacktown [Monroe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacktown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacktown
    • Jacktown [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Addison
    • Estimated population in 2014: 67,319 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacktown
  • Athens [McMinn County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
    • Athens [McMinn County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Addison
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,857 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<5>
  • Sweetwater [Monroe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sweetwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweetwater
    • Sweetwater [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Addison
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,868 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweetwater
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sweetwater<5>
  • Madisonville [Monroe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madisonville
    • Madisonville [Monroe County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Addison
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,927 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madisonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madisonville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Surprise [Meigs County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Surprise have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surprise
      • Surprise [Meigs County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Addison
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,799 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surprise
    • Decatur [Meigs County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Decatur have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
      • Decatur [Meigs County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Addison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<5>
    • Englewood [McMinn County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Englewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Englewood
      • Englewood [McMinn County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northeast of Addison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,524 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Englewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Englewood<5>
    • Benton [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benton
      • Benton [Polk County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Addison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,271 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benton<5>
    • Tellico Plains [Monroe County]
    • Niota [McMinn County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niota have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niota
      • Niota [McMinn County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Addison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 726 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niota
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Niota<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Addison ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About McMinn County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for McMinn County: www.mcminncounty.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 McMinn, 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 Addison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Addison) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Addison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3784, Longitude: -84.5213       In this case, the coordinates for Addison 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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