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Welcome to Arlington ...

Arlington is located in Knox County<1>.

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

Arlington is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Arlington is located in the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Arlington ...

While we believe that this Arlington is located in Knox County, we know of another 2 Tennessee communities named Arlington. Those communities are located in the following counties: Houston and Shelby County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 62 communities that are also named Arlington - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, California (2), Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Arlington ...

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

  • Kodak [Sevier County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kodak have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kodak
    • Kodak [Sevier County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2014: 184,281 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kodak
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kodak<5>
  • 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 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2014: 70,612 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fraterville
  • Maryville [Blount County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maryville
    • Maryville [Blount County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2018: 29,192 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maryville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maryville<5>
  • Farragut [Knox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farragut have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farragut
    • Farragut [Knox County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2018: 22,956 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farragut
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farragut<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Spring Hill [Anderson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Hill
      • Spring Hill [Anderson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2014: 16,752 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Hill
    • Seymour Heights [Sevier County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seymour Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seymour Heights
      • Seymour Heights [Sevier County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Arlington
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 10,919 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seymour Heights
    • Alcoa [Blount County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcoa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alcoa
      • Alcoa [Blount County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2018: 10,499 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alcoa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alcoa<5>
    • Clinton [Anderson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
      • Clinton [Anderson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2018: 10,028 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<5>
    • Cowan Springs [Blount County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cowan Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cowan Springs
      • Cowan Springs [Blount County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2014: 9,010 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowan Springs
    • Aldenwood Park [Knox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aldenwood Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aldenwood Park
      • Aldenwood Park [Knox County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2014: 8,753 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aldenwood Park

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arlington ...

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

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About Knox County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Knox County: www.knoxcounty.org/

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 Knox, 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 Arlington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arlington) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arlington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0051, Longitude: -83.9335       In this case, the coordinates for Arlington 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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