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Akeman Crossroad, Tennessee

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Welcome to Akeman Crossroad ...

Akeman Crossroad is located in Meigs County.

A typical abbreviation for Akeman Crossroad: Akeman Xrd.

Akeman Crossroad is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<1>.

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 lies within the (423) area code.

Communities near Akeman Crossroad ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Akeman Crossroad and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Athens   [Map]   13,748   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
College Grove   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dayton   [Map]   7,248   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Decatur   [Map]   1,572   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Lakemont Heights   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lakewood Village   [Map]   ---   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Akeman Crossroad.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Akeman Crossroad. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Akeman Crossroad.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Akeman Crossroad? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Akeman Crossroad.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Akeman Crossroad. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Akeman Crossroad - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Akeman Crossroad. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6267, Longitude: -84.7513     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Akeman Crossroad have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Akeman Crossroad.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Akeman Crossroad.