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Five Forks, Tennessee
(Hardin County)

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Welcome to Five Forks ...

Five Forks is located in Hardin County.

A typical abbreviation for Five Forks: Five Frks.

Five Forks is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Five Forks lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Five Forks is within the (731) area code.

Communities near Five Forks ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Adamsville   [Map]   2,204   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Belle Meade   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Clifton   [Map]   2,658   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Crump   [Map]   1,395   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Jacks Creek   [Map]   ---   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Johnson Ford   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Five Forks ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Five Forks: This one is located in Hardin County and the other is located in Decatur County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 50 communities that are also named Five Forks - they are located in Alabama, Georgia (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (3), North Carolina (6), Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (6), Virginia (17) and West Virginia (4).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Five Forks.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Five Forks. We make it easy 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 Five Forks. 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 Five Forks.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Five Forks:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Five Forks ...

Looking for more information about Five Forks? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Five Forks? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Five Forks, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Five Forks.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Five Forks. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Five Forks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Five Forks. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3879, Longitude: -88.2442     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Five Forks have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Five Forks.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Five Forks.