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Introduction ...

Below are places that are relatively close to Emerald Acres.

This page contains six sections:

Around Emerald Acres ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Knoxville. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the southwest of Emerald Acres. Knoxville has a population of 188,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Kodak. It is located about 21 miles [33 km] to the southwest of Emerald Acres and has a population of 184,000 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 Emerald Acres.<2>

Baneberry     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the southeast of Emerald Acres.

Bean Station     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the northeast of Emerald Acres.

Dandridge     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the south of Emerald Acres.

East Village     [Map]
7 miles [11.3 km] miles to the east of Emerald Acres.

Flat Gap     [Map]
12 miles [19.3 km] miles to the southwest of Emerald Acres.

Jefferson City     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the southwest of Emerald Acres.

Morristown     [Map]
3 miles [4.8 km] miles to the east of Emerald Acres.

New Market     [Map]
13 miles [20.9 km] miles to the southwest of Emerald Acres.

Rock Town     [Map]
6 miles [9.7 km] miles to the southwest of Emerald Acres.

Rutledge     [Map]
9 miles [14.5 km] miles to the northwest of Emerald Acres.

Silver City     [Map]
11 miles [17.7 km] miles to the east of Emerald Acres.

Thorn Hill     [Map]
10 miles [16.1 km] miles to the north of Emerald Acres.

Wa-Ni Village     [Map]
5 miles [8 km] miles to the west of Emerald Acres.

White Pine     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the southeast of Emerald Acres.

Wyatt Village     [Map]
8 miles [12.9 km] miles to the northeast of Emerald Acres.

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

Hamblen County ...

Emerald Acres is located in Hamblen County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hamblen County: Cocke, Grainger, Greene, Hawkins & Jefferson.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Emerald Acres ...

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Emerald Acres. 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 Emerald Acres. 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 Emerald Acres ...

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 Emerald Acres.

Please keep in mind that these airports were chosen based on their air-distance from Emerald Acres. 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 Emerald Acres.

Large Airports

McGhee Tyson Airport  (TYS/KTYS) <4>   [Map]
44 miles [70.8 km] miles to the southwest of Emerald Acres.

Charlotte - Douglas Intl.  (CLT/KCLT)   [Map]
151 miles [243 km] miles to the east southeast of Emerald Acres.

Nashville Intl.  (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
184 miles [296.1 km] miles to the west of Emerald Acres.

Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.  (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
187 miles [300.9 km] miles to the south southwest of Emerald Acres.

Louisville Intl.  (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]
188 miles [302.6 km] miles to the northwest of Emerald Acres.

Piedmont Triad Intl.  (GSO/KGSO)   [Map]
190 miles [305.8 km] miles to the east of Emerald Acres.

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Greeneville Muni. (GCY/KGCY)   [Map]
30 miles [48.3 km] miles to the east of Emerald Acres.

Tri-Cities Rgnl.  (TRI/KTRI)   [Map]
56 miles [90.1 km] miles to the east northeast of Emerald Acres.

Asheville Rgnl.  (AVL/KAVL)   [Map]
70 miles [112.7 km] miles to the southeast of Emerald Acres.

General Aviation Airports

Moore - Murrell Airport (FAA ID: MOR)   [Map]
2 miles [3.2 km] miles to the south southwest of Emerald Acres.

New Tazewell Muni. (FAA ID: 3A2)   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the northwest of Emerald Acres.

Tazewells Airport   [Map]
17 miles [27.4 km] miles to the northwest of Emerald Acres.

Gatlinburg Airport (FAA ID: GKT)   [Map]
26 miles [41.8 km] miles to the south southwest of Emerald Acres.

Hawkins Co. Airport (FAA ID: RVN)   [Map]
31 miles [49.9 km] miles to the east northeast of Emerald Acres.

Knoxville Airport (ICAO: KDKX)   [Map]
33 miles [53.1 km] miles to the west southwest of Emerald Acres.

Middlesboro - Bell Co. Airport (1A6/K1A6)   [Map]
34 miles [54.7 km] miles to the northwest of Emerald Acres.

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)


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)


Knoxville Downtown Island Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

ICAO: KDKX

From SkyVector:

[Chart]         [Terminal Procedures]

Additional information from:

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

Current Airport Weather:

[Current][Last 3 Days]

Flight Tracking:

[FlightAware]


Middlesboro - Bell County Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: 1A6ICAO: K1A6

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)


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)


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)


Piedmont Triad International Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GSOICAO: KGSO

Website for Piedmont Triad 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)


Greeneville - Greene County Municipal Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: GCYICAO: KGCY

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)


Tri-Cities Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: TRIICAO: KTRI

Website for Tri-Cities Regional 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)


Asheville Regional Airport     [Map]

Airport Identification Code:

IATA: AVLICAO: KAVL

Website for Asheville Regional 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)

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Emerald Acres.

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<2>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Emerald Acres) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Emerald Acres. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2106, Longitude: -83.3638     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Emerald Acres have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Emerald Acres), 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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