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Welcome to Akeman Crossroad ...

Akeman Crossroad is located in Meigs County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Akeman Crossroad: Akeman Xrd.

Akeman Crossroad is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Akeman Crossroad is located in the (423) area code.

Communities near Akeman Crossroad ...

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

  • 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 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Akeman Crossroad
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,857 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<5>
  • 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 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Akeman Crossroad
    • Estimated population in 2014: 12,564 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakemont Heights
  • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Akeman Crossroad
    • Estimated population in 2014: 10,729 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Grove
  • Dayton [Rhea County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dayton
    • Dayton [Rhea County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Akeman Crossroad
    • Estimated population in 2018: 7,393 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dayton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dayton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 east of Akeman Crossroad
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,868 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweetwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sweetwater<5>
    • Rockwood [Roane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockwood
      • Rockwood [Roane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Akeman Crossroad
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,452 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockwood<5>
    • Spring City [Rhea County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring City
      • Spring City [Rhea County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Akeman Crossroad
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,865 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring City<5>
    • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Akeman Crossroad
      • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Akeman Crossroad
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<5>
    • Lakewood Village [Rhea County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood Village
      • Lakewood Village [Rhea County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Akeman Crossroad
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 990 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akeman Crossroad ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Meigs, 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 Akeman Crossroad - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Akeman Crossroad) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akeman Crossroad. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6267, Longitude: -84.7513       In this case, the coordinates for Akeman Crossroad 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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