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Welcome to Adolphus ...

Adolphus is located in Loudon County<1>.

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

Adolphus is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Adolphus lies within the (865) area code.

Websites for Adolphus ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.loudoncounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Adolphus, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Adolphus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Adolphus - they are located in Georgia and Kentucky.

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

Communities near Adolphus ...

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

  • Oak Ridge [Anderson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Ridge
    • Oak Ridge [Anderson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Adolphus
    • Estimated population in 2018: 29,109 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Ridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Ridge<5>
  • Farragut [Knox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farragut have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farragut
    • Farragut [Knox County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Adolphus
    • Estimated population in 2018: 22,956 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farragut
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farragut<5>
  • McMullens [Blount County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMullens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McMullens
    • McMullens [Blount County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Adolphus
    • Estimated population in 2014: 13,620 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMullens
  • Lakemont Heights [Roane County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakemont Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakemont Heights
    • Lakemont Heights [Roane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Adolphus
    • Estimated population in 2014: 12,564 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakemont Heights
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • College Grove [Roane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College Grove
      • College Grove [Roane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Adolphus
      • Estimated population in 2014: 10,729 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Grove
    • Lenoir City [Loudon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lenoir City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lenoir City
      • Lenoir City [Loudon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Adolphus
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,305 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenoir City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lenoir City<5>
    • Harriman [Morgan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harriman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harriman
      • Harriman [Morgan County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Adolphus
      • Estimated population in 2018: 6,145 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harriman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harriman<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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Adolphus
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,868 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweetwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sweetwater<5>
    • Kingston [Roane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingston
      • Kingston [Roane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Adolphus
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,825 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<5>
    • Loudon [Loudon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loudon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loudon
      • Loudon [Loudon County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the east of Adolphus
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,809 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loudon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loudon<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 Adolphus. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adolphus.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adolphus ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Loudon County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Loudon County: www.loudoncounty.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 Loudon, 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 Adolphus - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Adolphus) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adolphus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7412, Longitude: -84.4255       In this case, the coordinates for Adolphus 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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