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Clear Springs, Tennessee
(McMinn County)

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The location of Clear Springs

Welcome to Clear Springs ...

Clear Springs is located in McMinn County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Clear Springs: Clear Spgs. (or less commonly used: Clear Spngs. or Clear Sprngs.)

Clear Springs is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Clear Springs is located in the (423) area code.

Communities near Clear Springs ...

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 as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Athens   [Map]   13,615   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dayton   [Map]   7,354   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Decatur   [Map]   1,633   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Etowah   [Map]   3,463   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Graysville   [Map]   1,549   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hopewell Estates   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Clear Springs ...

While we believe that this Clear Springs is located in McMinn County, we know of another 3 Tennessee communities named Clear Springs. Those communities are located in the following counties: Grainger, Greene and Knox County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 17 communities that are also named Clear Springs - they are located in Alabama (3), Florida (3), Kentucky, Manitoba, Mississippi, Missouri, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Texas (2).

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

See 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 Clear Springs. 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 Clear Springs. 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 Clear Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Clear Springs ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About McMinn County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for McMinn County:

The official website for State of Tennessee:

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 Clear Springs - 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 from Point A (ie- Clear Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Clear Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4623, Longitude: -84.7649     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Clear Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Clear Springs.

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