Colonial Heights, Tennessee
The location of Colonial Heights
Welcome to Colonial Heights ...
Colonial Heights is located in Sullivan County.
A typical abbreviation for Colonial Heights: Colonial Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)
From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Colonial Heights had a population of 6,934 people.<1> (see below for details).
Colonial Heights is 1,430 feet [436 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Colonial Heights lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Colonial Heights is located in the (423) area code.
Communities near Colonial Heights ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Colonial Heights and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Colonial Heights.
Communities Also Named Colonial Heights ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Colonial Heights - they are located in Alabama, California (2), Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Louisiana, Maryland (3), New York (2), North Carolina (6), Ohio, South Carolina (7), Utah and Virginia (7).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Colonial Heights.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Colonial Heights. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Colonial Heights. 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 Colonial Heights.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Colonial Heights:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Colonial Heights ...
Looking for more information about Colonial Heights? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Colonial Heights, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Colonial Heights.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Colonial Heights. 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: www.tn.gov/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Colonial Heights.|
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|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Colonial Heights - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Colonial Heights. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Colonial Heights) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Colonial Heights. 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 Colonial Heights
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Colonial Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4851, Longitude: -82.5032 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Colonial Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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