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Welcome to Ducktown ...

Ducktown is located in Washington County<1>.


The location of Ducktown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>


From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Ducktown had a population of 475 people.<3> (see below for details).

Ducktown is 1,820 feet [555 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Ducktown is within the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Ducktown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two Tennessee communities named Ducktown: This one is located in Washington County and the other is located in Polk County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 4 communities that are also named Ducktown - they are located in Georgia, Illinois and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Ducktown ...

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

  • Johnson City
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson City
    • Johnson City is located in Washington County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,142 people
    • Former names for Johnson City:
    • Blue Plum Station
    • Haynesville
    • Johnsons Depot
    • Johnsons Tank
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnson City <5>
  • Kingsport
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kingsport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kingsport
    • Kingsport is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,112 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingsport <5>
  • East Ridge
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Ridge
    • East Ridge is located in Washington County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 21,317 people
  • Greeneville
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southwest)
  • Bloomingdale
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomingdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomingdale
    • Bloomingdale is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 9,888 people
  • Colonial Heights
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonial Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonial Heights
    • Colonial Heights is located in Sullivan County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,934 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colonial Heights <5>
  • Church Hill
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Church Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Church Hill
    • Church Hill is located in Hawkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,643 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Church Hill <5>
  • Nolichucky ‑ Historic
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nolichucky have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nolichucky
    • Nolichucky is located in Washington County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 5,861 people
  • Erwin
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erwin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
    • Erwin is located in Unicoi County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,854 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin <5>
  • Jonesborough
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)

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 Ducktown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ducktown.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ducktown. 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 Ducktown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ducktown ...

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

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

The official website for Washington County: www.washingtoncountytn.com/

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 Washington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ducktown.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ducktown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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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