RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Falling Water, Tennessee

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other TN
Communities

1890 Communities Near Falling Water ...

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>


The Rand McNally Atlas shows that in 1895, Falling Water had a post office and no railroad service. In 2010, Falling Water had a population of 1,232 people.

Boyce   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the South (S) from Falling Water
 - Boyce had railroad service and no post office
 
Chattanooga   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 29,100 people (with 180,557 people in 2018)
 - Chattanooga had a post office and railroad service
 
Daisy   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 370 people
 - Daisy had a post office and railroad service
 
Daus   (Sequatchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) from Falling Water
 - Daus had railroad service and no post office
 
Dunlap   (Sequatchie County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northwest (NNW) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 322 people (with 5,120 people in 2018)
 - Dunlap had a post office and railroad service
 
East Chattanooga   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) from Falling Water
 - East Chattanooga had a post office and railroad service
 
Fairmount   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Falling Water
 - Fairmount had a post office and no railroad service
 
Harrison   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 206 people
 - Harrison had a post office and no railroad service
 
Hixson   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Falling Water
 - Hixson had railroad service and no post office
 
Igous Ferry   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) from Falling Water
 - Igous Ferry had a post office and no railroad service
 
Jersey   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Falling Water
 - Jersey had a post office and railroad service
 
Kings Point   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the South (S) from Falling Water
 - Kings Point had a post office and railroad service
 
Lookout Mountain   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 66 people (with 1,866 people in 2018)
 - Lookout Mountain had a post office and railroad service
 
Melville   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) from Falling Water
 - Melville had railroad service and no post office
 
Ooltewah   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 233 people (with 687 people in 2010)
 - Ooltewah had a post office and railroad service
 
Orchard Knob   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) from Falling Water
 - Orchard Knob had a post office and no railroad service
 
Red Bank   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 6 miles [9.7 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Falling Water
 - Red Bank had a post office and no railroad service
 
Ridgedale   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 1,254 people
 - Ridgedale had a post office and no railroad service
 
Rossville (GA)   (Walker County (GA))       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) from Falling Water
 - Rossville had a post office and railroad service
 
Saint Elmo   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 2,577 people
 - Saint Elmo had a post office and no railroad service
 
Sale Creek   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North Northeast (NNE) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 486 people (with 2,845 people in 2010)
 - Sale Creek had a post office and railroad service
 
Shirleyton   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) from Falling Water
 - Shirleyton had a post office and railroad service
 
Snow Hill   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 31 people
 - Snow Hill had a post office and no railroad service
 
Soddy   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 1,173 people
 - Soddy had a post office and no railroad service
 
Stanley   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West Southwest (WSW) from Falling Water
 - Stanley had a post office and no railroad service
 
Tyner   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South Southeast (SSE) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 27 people
 - Tyner had a post office and railroad service
 
Wauhatchie   (Hamilton County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South Southwest (SSW) from Falling Water
 - Wauhatchie had a post office and railroad service
 
Whitwell   (Marion County)       [Map]  
 - Located 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) from Falling Water
 - 1895 population of 906 people (with 1,723 people in 2018)
 - Whitwell had a post office and railroad service

Other Roadside Stops ...



The Communities of Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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



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 Falling Water, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

- Return to Citation

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falling Water. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2031, Longitude: -85.2536     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Falling Water have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

- Return to Citation



 
 
 
 
 
 

Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 
 

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

Copyright 2019
All Rights Reserved
This page was last modified: 29 Sep 2019
By John Hall