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Welcome to Claxton ...

Claxton is located in McMinn County.

Claxton is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Claxton lies within the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Claxton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Claxton: This one is located in McMinn County and the other is located in Anderson County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 5 communities that are also named Claxton - they are located in British Columbia, Georgia (2) and Kentucky.

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

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 Claxton. 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 Claxton. 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 Claxton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Claxton ...

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

Communities near Claxton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the Southwest (SW) of Claxton

Located in Bradley County

Athens   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North (N) of Claxton

South Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Claxton

Located in Bradley County

Etowah   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the East (E) of Claxton

Wildwood Lake   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Claxton

Located in Bradley County

Hopewell Estates   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Claxton

Located in Bradley County

Decatur   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Claxton

Located in Meigs County

East Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Claxton

Located in Bradley County

Englewood   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Claxton

Bent Tree Acres   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Claxton

Located in Bradley County

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

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About McMinn County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for McMinn County: www.mcminncounty.org/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Claxton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Claxton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Claxton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Claxton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Claxton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3047, Longitude: -84.6461     [Map].

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