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Alder Springs, Tennessee
(Campbell County)

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Welcome to Alder Springs ...

Alder Springs is located in Campbell County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Alder Springs: Alder Spgs. (or less commonly used: Alder Spngs. or Alder Sprngs.)

Alder Springs is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Alder Springs lies within the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Alder Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Alder Springs: This one is located in Campbell County and the other is located in Union County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 4 communities that are also named Alder Springs - they are located in Alabama and California (2).

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

Communities near Alder Springs ...

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

  • Fraterville [Anderson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fraterville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fraterville
    • Fraterville [Anderson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Alder Springs
    • Estimated population in 2014: 70,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fraterville
  • LaFollette [Campbell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for LaFollette
    • LaFollette [Campbell County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Alder Springs
    • Estimated population in 2018: 6,737 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on LaFollette
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for LaFollette<5>
  • 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 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alder Springs
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,394 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maynardville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maynardville<5>
  • Pine Crest [Campbell County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Crest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Crest
    • Pine Crest [Campbell County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Alder Springs
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,388 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Crest
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jellico [Campbell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jellico
      • Jellico [Campbell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Alder Springs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,179 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jellico
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jellico<5>
    • Caryville [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Caryville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caryville
      • Caryville [Campbell County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Alder Springs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,165 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caryville<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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Alder Springs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,125 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Plainview
    • Jacksboro [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacksboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksboro
      • Jacksboro [Campbell County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Alder Springs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,932 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jacksboro<5>
    • Rocky Top [Anderson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Top
      • Rocky Top [Anderson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Alder Springs
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,767 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Top
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Top<5>
    • Fincastle [Campbell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fincastle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fincastle
      • Fincastle [Campbell County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Alder Springs
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,618 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fincastle

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alder Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Campbell County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Campbell County: www.co.campbell.tn.us/

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 Campbell, 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 Alder Springs - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Alder Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alder Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3692, Longitude: -84.0063       In this case, the coordinates for Alder Springs 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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