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Welcome to Atkins ...
So far, we have found very little information about Atkins. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Atkins to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Atkins, please Contact Us.
Atkins would have been located within present day Henderson County.
The location of Atkins has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Atkins had a population of 13,458 people.<3> (see below for details).
While the community is gone, the present day location for Atkins is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Atkins was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Atkins still existed, it would have been in the (731) area code.
Communities near Atkins ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Atkins.
Communities Also Named Atkins ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Atkins: This one is located in Henderson County and the other is located in Stewart County.
Beyond Tennessee, there are 11 communities that are also named Atkins - they are located in Arkansas, Iowa, Louisiana, Michigan, Montana, Nebraska, South Carolina, Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atkins.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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This page was last modified: 15 Jan 2019