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Welcome to Boyd ...

Boyd is located in Knox County.

The location of Boyd has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Boyd is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Boyd lies within the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Boyd ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 37 communities that are also named Boyd - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas (3), California (2), Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Montana (2), Nevada, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (4), South Carolina (2), Texas (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Boyd. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Boyd. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Boyd.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Boyd:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boyd ...

Looking for more information about Boyd? 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.

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

Communities near Boyd ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Knoxville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Boyd

Maryville   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Boyd

Located in Blount County

Oak Ridge   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Boyd

Located in Anderson County

Spring Hill   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Boyd

Located in Anderson County

McMullens   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Boyd

Located in Blount County

Alcoa   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Boyd

Located in Blount County

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Boyd

Located in Anderson County

Lenoir City   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Boyd

Located in Loudon County

Aldenwood Park   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Boyd

Humes Ferry   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Boyd

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Boyd.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Knox County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Boyd. 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Boyd - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Boyd) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boyd. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8459, Longitude: -84.1769     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Boyd have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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