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Welcome to Asbury ...

Asbury is located in Knox County<1>.

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

Asbury is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Asbury is located in the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Asbury ...

While we believe that this Asbury is located in Knox County, we know of another 6 Tennessee communities named Asbury. Those communities are located in the following counties: Coffee, Haywood, Lauderdale, Pickett, Stewart and Washington County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 33 communities that are also named Asbury - they are located in Alabama (4), Georgia (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina (4), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Asbury ...

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

  • Knoxville [Knox County]
  • 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 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2014: 184,281 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kodak
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kodak<5>
  • Cook Mill [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cook Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cook Mill
    • Cook Mill [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2014: 31,335 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cook Mill
  • Maryville [Blount County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maryville
    • Maryville [Blount County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,742 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maryville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maryville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sevierville [Sevier County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sevierville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sevierville
      • Sevierville [Sevier County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,117 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sevierville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sevierville<5>
    • 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 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Asbury
      • 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 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Asbury
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 10,919 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seymour Heights
    • 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 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,075 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<5>
    • 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 southwest of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,980 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alcoa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alcoa<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 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2014: 9,010 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cowan Springs

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asbury ...

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

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About Knox County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Asbury. 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 Asbury - 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- Asbury) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9526, Longitude: -83.8257       In this case, the coordinates for Asbury 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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