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Welcome to Coker Creek ...

Coker Creek is located in Monroe County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Coker Creek: Coker Crk. (or less commonly used: Coker Ck. or Coker Cr.)

Coker Creek is 1,630 feet [497 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you leave Coker Creek and travel west, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Websites for Coker Creek ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.monroecountychamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Coker Creek, the following might be of interest:

Communities near Coker Creek ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Coker Creek.

  • Jacktown [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacktown
    • Jacktown [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Coker Creek
    • Estimated population in 2014: 67,319 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jacktown have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacktown
  • Pantertown [Fannin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pantertown
    • Pantertown [Fannin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Coker Creek
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 9,749 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pantertown
  • Madisonville [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madisonville
    • Madisonville [Monroe County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Coker Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,024 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madisonville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madisonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madisonville<5>
  • Etowah [McMinn County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Etowah
    • Etowah [McMinn County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the west of Coker Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,527 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Etowah have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Etowah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Etowah<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Belltown Hill [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belltown Hill
      • Belltown Hill [Polk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Coker Creek
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belltown Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belltown Hill
    • Murphy [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murphy
      • Murphy [Cherokee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Coker Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,666 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murphy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murphy<5>
    • Englewood [McMinn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Englewood
      • Englewood [McMinn County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Coker Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,538 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Englewood have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Englewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Englewood<5>
    • McCaysville [Fannin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McCaysville
      • McCaysville [Fannin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the south of Coker Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCaysville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCaysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McCaysville<5>
    • Tellico Plains [Monroe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tellico Plains
      • Tellico Plains [Monroe County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Coker Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 909 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tellico Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tellico Plains<5>
    • Ducktown [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ducktown
      • Ducktown [Polk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Coker Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 467 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ducktown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ducktown<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Coker Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Coker Creek.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Coker Creek. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Coker Creek.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Coker Creek. See our Newspapers Page for Coker Creek.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coker Creek ...

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

Adding Coker Creek to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Coker Creek in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Coker Creek was on a map titled Map of Tennessee (from Rand McNally, 1888).

We also found Coker Creek in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Coker Creek on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Monroe County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monroe County: www.monroegovernment.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Monroe, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coker Creek - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Coker Creek) 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 Coker Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Coker CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coker Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2587, Longitude: -84.2910    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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