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Welcome to Antioch ...

Antioch is located in DeKalb County<1>.

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

Antioch is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Antioch lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Antioch (for example, toward Spring City), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Antioch: (615)

Communities Also Named Antioch ...

While we believe that this Antioch is located in DeKalb County, we know of another 12 Tennessee communities named Antioch. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bedford, Davidson, Dickson, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Knox, Lawrence, Loudon, Montgomery, Tipton and Trousdale County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 95 communities that are also named Antioch - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas (6), California, Florida, Georgia (9), Illinois, Indiana (4), Kansas (2), Kentucky (5), Louisiana (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (2), Nebraska, North Carolina (6), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, South Carolina (6), Texas (11), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Antioch ...

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

  • Smyrna [Warren County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smyrna have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
    • Smyrna [Warren County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2014: 45,274 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
  • McMinnville [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McMinnville
    • McMinnville [Warren County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2018: 13,688 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McMinnville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McMinnville<5>
  • Temperance Hall [DeKalb County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Temperance Hall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Temperance Hall
    • Temperance Hall [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Antioch
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 5,791 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temperance Hall
  • Sparta [White County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sparta
    • Sparta [White County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,945 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sparta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sparta<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Smithville [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithville
      • Smithville [DeKalb County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,793 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithville<5>
    • Sopha [Van Buren County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sopha have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sopha
      • Sopha [Van Buren County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,104 people
    • Woodbury [Cannon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
      • Woodbury [Cannon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,850 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodbury<5>
    • Spencer [Van Buren County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spencer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spencer
      • Spencer [Van Buren County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,642 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spencer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spencer<5>
    • Huntland [Putnam County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntland
      • Huntland [Putnam County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2014: 860 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntland
    • Doyle [White County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doyle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doyle
      • Doyle [White County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2018: 568 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doyle

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antioch ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Antioch. 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 DeKalb, 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 Antioch - 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 from Point A (ie- Antioch) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antioch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8573, Longitude: -85.7169       In this case, the coordinates for Antioch 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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