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Welcome to Apison ...

Apison is located in Hamilton County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Apison had a population of 2,469 people.<3> (see below for details).

Apison is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Apison is located in the (423) area code.

Adding Apison to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Apison in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Apison elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Apison on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Apison ...

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

  • Chattanooga [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chattanooga
    • Chattanooga [Hamilton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Apison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 182,799 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chattanooga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chattanooga<6>
  • John Ross Estates [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for John Ross Estates
    • John Ross Estates [Walker County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Apison
    • Estimated population in 2018: 84,310 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Ross Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on John Ross Estates
  • Cleveland [Bradley County]
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    • Cleveland [Bradley County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Apison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 45,504 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<6>
  • Newnan Springs [Catoosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newnan Springs
    • Newnan Springs [Catoosa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Apison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,581 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newnan Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newnan Springs
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lytle [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lytle
      • Lytle [Walker County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Apison
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 37,115 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lytle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lytle
    • East Ridge [Hamilton County]
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      • East Ridge [Hamilton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Apison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 21,182 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Ridge<6>
    • East Brainerd [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Brainerd
      • East Brainerd [Hamilton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Apison
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brainerd have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Brainerd
    • Soddy-Daisy [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soddy-Daisy
      • Soddy-Daisy [Hamilton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Apison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,619 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soddy-Daisy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soddy-Daisy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Soddy-Daisy<6>
    • Soddy Lake Heights [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soddy Lake Heights
      • Soddy Lake Heights [Hamilton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Apison
      • Estimated population in 2014: 13,190 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soddy Lake Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soddy Lake Heights
    • Middle Valley Estates [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middle Valley Estates
      • Middle Valley Estates [Hamilton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Apison
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 12,684 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middle Valley Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middle Valley Estates

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apison ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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 Hamilton, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Apison.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Apison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Apison) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0240, Longitude: -85.0238       In this case, the coordinates for Apison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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