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1890 Communities Near Echo Valley ...

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

We largely built the following list with information that came from an Atlas published by Rand McNally in 1895. The Atlas had details such as the population of the community (which appears to have come from the 1890 Census) and whether there was a post office and/or railroad service available. Over time, we will continue to add communities that we find during on-going research.

If it applies, we indicate whether a community no longer exists and is now historic.<1>

While we didn't find Echo Valley in the Atlas, the following communities of the 1890's would have been found near the current location of Echo Valley.

Ball Camp   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km]<2> to the Northwest (NW) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 70 people
 - Ball Camp had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bank   (Blount County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bank was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the East Southeast (ESE) from Echo Valley
 - Bank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Bearden   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Echo Valley
 - Bearden had a post office and railroad service
 
Beverly   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Echo Valley
 - Beverly had a post office and railroad service
 
Boyd   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Echo Valley
 - Boyd had railroad service and no post office
 
Bud   (Anderson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Bud was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Echo Valley
 - Bud had a post office and no railroad service
 
Chandler   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Echo Valley
 - Chandler had a post office and no railroad service
 
Clinch River   (Anderson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Clinch River was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Echo Valley
 - Clinch River had a post office and no railroad service
 
Concord   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 271 people
 - Concord had a post office and railroad service
 
Dante   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Echo Valley
 - Dante had a post office and no railroad service
 
Disco   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Echo Valley
 - Disco had a post office and no railroad service
 
 - ebenezer had a post office and railroad service
 
Ewing   (Blount County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Ewing was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Echo Valley
 - Ewing had a post office and no railroad service
 
Fountain City   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Echo Valley
 - Fountain City had railroad service and no post office
 
Heiskell   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 73 people
 - Heiskell had railroad service and no post office
 
Kiser   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Echo Valley
 - Kiser had railroad service and no post office
 
Knoxville   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 22,535 people (with 187,500 people in 2018)
 - Knoxville had a post office and railroad service
 
Leedom   (Anderson County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Leedom was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Echo Valley
 - Leedom had a post office and no railroad service
 
Louisville   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 5 miles [8 km] to the South (S) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 314 people (with 4,129 people in 2018)
 - Louisville had a post office and railroad service
 
Maryville   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 1,686 people (with 29,192 people in 2018)
 - Maryville had a post office and railroad service
 
Mentor   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Echo Valley
 - Mentor had a post office and no railroad service
 
Peak   (Anderson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Echo Valley
 - Peak had railroad service and no post office
 
Rockford   (Blount County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 101 people (with 847 people in 2018)
 - Rockford had a post office and no railroad service
 
Scarboro   (Anderson County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Northwest (WNW) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 117 people
 - Scarboro had a post office and no railroad service
 
Smithwood   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Echo Valley
 - Smithwood had a post office and no railroad service
 
Treeville   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the North (N) from Echo Valley
 - Treeville had a post office and no railroad service
 
Unitia   (Loudon County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Echo Valley
 - 1895 population of 142 people
 - Unitia had a post office and no railroad service
 
Vancouver   (Loudon County) - Historic       [Map]  
 - While Vancouver was mentioned in the 1895 Atlas, it no longer exists
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) from Echo Valley
 - Vancouver had a post office and no railroad service
 
Virtue   (Knox County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Echo Valley
 - Virtue had a post office and no railroad service

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Echo Valley, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Echo Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9051, Longitude: -84.0632     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Echo Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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