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The location of East Ridge













Welcome to East Ridge ...

East Ridge is located in Washington County.

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

A typical abbreviation for East Ridge: E. Ridge

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), East Ridge had a population of 20,979 people.<2> (see below for details).

East Ridge is 1,780 feet [543 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

East Ridge lies within the (423) area code.

Population Details ...

More information can be found on the Census Page for East Ridge.

Communities Also Named East Ridge ...

While we believe that this East Ridge is located in Washington County, we know of another 2 Tennessee communities named East Ridge. Those communities are located in the following counties: Hamblen and Hamilton County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 6 communities that are also named East Ridge - they are located in New York, Texas, Utah and Virginia.

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

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 East Ridge. 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 East Ridge. 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 East Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for East Ridge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Ridge ...

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

Communities near East Ridge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Kingsport   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of East Ridge

Located in Sullivan County

Collingwood   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the North (N) of East Ridge

Located in Sullivan County

Shell Creek   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southeast (SE) of East Ridge

Located in Carter County

Elizabethton   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of East Ridge

Located in Carter County

Cross   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the North (N) of East Ridge

Located in Sullivan County

Mill Point   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of East Ridge

Located in Sullivan County

Colonial Heights   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of East Ridge

Located in Sullivan County

Nolichucky   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southwest (SW) of East Ridge

Erwin   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of East Ridge

Located in Unicoi County

Jonesborough   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of East Ridge

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for East Ridge. 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>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for East Ridge.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- East Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3193, Longitude: -82.3296     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for East Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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