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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Earnest.

This page contains six sections:

Around Earnest ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Chattanooga. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the west of where Earnest would have been located. Chattanooga has a population of 181,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Jacktown. It is located about 40 miles [64 km] to the northeast of Earnest and has a population of 67,300 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Earnest.<2>

Catoosa Springs (GA)     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the southwest of Earnest.

Cisco (GA)     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southeast of Earnest.

Cohutta (GA)     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southwest of Earnest.

Crandall (GA)     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the southeast of Earnest.

Eton (GA)     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the south of Earnest.

Tennga (GA)     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the east of Earnest.

Varnell (GA)     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the southwest of Earnest.

Ball Play     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the east of Earnest.

Cleveland     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the north of Earnest.

Collegedale     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the west of Earnest.

East Cleveland     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the north of Earnest.

Mineral Park     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the northwest of Earnest.

Ooltewah     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the west of Earnest.

South Cleveland     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the north of Earnest.

Wildwood Lake     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the north of Earnest.

For more communities neighboring Earnest, please visit our County-by-County Page for Earnest.

Bradley County ...

Earnest would have been located within present day Bradley County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Bradley County: Murray (GA), Whitfield (GA), Hamilton, McMinn, Meigs & Polk.

Although it doesn't share a border with Bradley County, Clay (NC) is close to Earnest.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Earnest ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Earnest.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Earnest. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability 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 Earnest. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Tennessee

Tennessee Tourism

Parks for Tennessee

Fishing in Tennessee

Hunting in Tennessee

TripAdvisor Link for:

Tennessee Statewide Tourism

Also of Interest:

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Tennessee

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Tennessee

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Tennessee

Airports Near Earnest ...

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<3> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Earnest.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Earnest. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Earnest.

Large Airports

McGhee Tyson Airport  (TYS/KTYS) <4>   [Map]
73 miles [117.5 km] miles to the northeast of Earnest.

Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
97 miles [156.1 km] miles to the south southeast of Earnest.

Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
129 miles [207.6 km] miles to the northwest of Earnest.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Lovell Fld.  (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
20 miles [32.2 km] miles to the west of Earnest.

Huntsville Intl.  (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
112 miles [180.2 km] miles to the west southwest of Earnest.

General Aviation Airports

Collegedale Muni. (FAA ID: FGU)   [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the west northwest of Earnest.

Hardwick Fld. (FAA ID: HDI)   [Map]
15 miles [24.1 km] miles to the north of Earnest.

Dalton Muni. (DNN/KDNN)   [Map]
19 miles [30.6 km] miles to the south of Earnest.

Martin Campbell Fld. (FAA ID: 1A3)   [Map]
28 miles [45.1 km] miles to the east of Earnest.

Gilmer Co. Airport (FAA ID: 49A)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the southeast of Earnest.

McMinn Co. Airport (FAA ID: MMI)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the north northeast of Earnest.

Barwick - Lafayette Airport (FAA ID: 9A5)   [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the southwest of Earnest.

Mark Anton Airport (FAA ID: 2A0)   [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the north of Earnest.

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

McGhee Tyson Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: TYSICAO: KTYS

Website for McGhee Tyson Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: ATLICAO: KATL

Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Dalton Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: DNNICAO: KDNN

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Nashville International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BNAICAO: KBNA

Website for Nashville International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Richard B. Russell Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KRMG

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Blairsville Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KDZJ

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: BHMICAO: KBHM

Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Charlotte - Douglas International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: CLTICAO: KCLT

Website for Charlotte - Douglas International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Louisville International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: SDFICAO: KSDF

Website for Louisville International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Lovell Field     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: CHAICAO: KCHA

Website for Lovell Field

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)


Huntsville International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: HSVICAO: KHSV

Website for Huntsville International Airport

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

[AirNav] [FlightAware] 
 
[AOPA] [FlightStats]

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]

Accidents and Safety Issues:

[Aviation Safety Network]
    (if available)

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Bradley County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bradley County: www.bradleyco.net/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Earnest.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Earnest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Earnest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0004, Longitude: -84.8427     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Earnest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Earnest), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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<4>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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