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Welcome to Apollo Shores ...

Apollo Shores is located in Rhea County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Apollo Shores: Apollo Shrs.

Apollo Shores is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Apollo Shores is located in the (423) area code.

Communities near Apollo Shores ...

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

  • 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 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Apollo Shores
    • 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 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Apollo Shores
    • Estimated population in 2014: 10,729 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Grove
  • Fairfield Glade [Cumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairfield Glade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairfield Glade
    • Fairfield Glade [Cumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Apollo Shores
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,989 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfield Glade
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfield Glade<5>
  • Harriman [Morgan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harriman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harriman
    • Harriman [Morgan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Apollo Shores
    • Estimated population in 2018: 6,145 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harriman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harriman<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 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Apollo Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,868 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweetwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sweetwater<5>
    • Kingston [Roane County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingston
      • Kingston [Roane County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Apollo Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,825 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Apollo Shores
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,452 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockwood<5>
    • Rogers [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rogers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogers
      • Rogers [Cumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Apollo Shores
      • Estimated population in 2014: 4,406 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogers
    • Lake Tansi Village [Cumberland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Tansi Village
      • Lake Tansi Village [Cumberland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Apollo Shores
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,803 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Tansi Village
    • 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 southwest of Apollo Shores
      • 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>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apollo Shores ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Apollo Shores. 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 Rhea, 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 Apollo Shores - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Apollo Shores) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apollo Shores. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7462, Longitude: -84.7491       In this case, the coordinates for Apollo Shores 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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