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Located in: Loudon County (see below)

Typical Abbreviation: Forest Hts.

Time Zone: Forest Heights lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT)<1>

Telephone Area Code: (865)

Elevation: 830 feet [252.98 m] above sea level<2>

Websites for Forest Heights

Chamber of Commerce:   www.loudoncounty.org/

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Forest Heights. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8276, Longitude: -84.2358     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Forest Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   35° 49' 39"
Lon:   -84° 14' 8"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   Concord

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Forest Heights

GNIS ID:   1315068
FIPS State / Place Code:   47 / 26930

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Forest Heights)


About Loudon County

The community of Loudon is the County Seat for Loudon County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Loudon)

Population

2018:<5>     53,054   (9.26% increase since 2010)  
2010:     48,556   (24.23% increase since 2000)
2000:     39,086

Total Area:<6>   247.4 sq. miles [640.7 km²]   - of which 7.34% is water (18.15 sq. miles [47 km²])

Housing Units:<7>   21,725

Official Website:   www.loudoncounty.org/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Loudon

GNIS ID:   1639767
FIPS State / County Code:   47 / 105

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Forest Heights)


About Tennessee

From the US Census

Population

2018:     6,770,010   (6.68% increase since 2010)  
2010:     6,346,105   (11.54% increase since 2000)
2000:     5,689,283

Websites for State of Tennessee

Official Website:   https://www.tn.gov/
Tourism:   https://www.tnvacation.com/
Parks:   https://tnstateparks.com/
Fishing:   https://www.tn.gov/twra/fishing.html
Hunting:   https://www.tn.gov/twra/hunting.html

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Tennessee

GNIS ID:   1325873
FIPS State:   47

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Forest Heights)

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The official website for Loudon County: www.loudoncounty.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>While Forest Heights is in the Eastern Time Zone, the area to the west is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Forest Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Forest Heights, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Forest Heights.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2018.

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<6>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Forest Heights. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<7>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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