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Welcome to Childress ...

Childress is located in Sullivan County.

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

Childress is 1,470 feet [448 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Childress: (423)

Communities Also Named Childress ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Childress - they are located in Arkansas (2), Texas and Virginia (2).

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

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 Childress. 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 Childress. 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 Childress.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Childress ...

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

Communities near Childress ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Johnson City   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Childress

Located in Washington County

Kingsport   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Childress

Collingwood   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the North (N) of Childress

Bristol   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the North (N) of Childress

East Ridge   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Childress

Located in Washington County

Elizabethton   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Childress

Located in Carter County

Cross   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the North (N) of Childress

Mill Point   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Childress

Bloomingdale   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Childress

Winchester   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Childress

Located in Johnson County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sullivan County: www.sullivancounty.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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Childress - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Childress) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Childress. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4279, Longitude: -82.2635     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Childress have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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