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Forest Hills, Tennessee
(Sullivan County)

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The location of Forest Hills

Welcome to Forest Hills ...

The city of Forest Hills is located in Sullivan County.

The location of Forest Hills has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Forest Hills is 1,830 feet [558 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Forest Hills lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Forest Hills is within the (423) area code.

Communities near Forest Hills ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Forest Hills and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Bloomingdale   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Blountville   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bluff City   [Map]   1,664   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Bristol   [Map]   26,842   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Collingwood   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Cross   [Map]   ---   W   8 miles [12.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Forest Hills ...

While we believe that this Forest Hills is located in Sullivan County, we know of another 9 Tennessee communities named Forest Hills. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bedford, Davidson, Greene, Hamilton, Knox, Marshall, Montgomery, Putnam and Washington County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 97 communities that are also named Forest Hills - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (5), Illinois (2), Indiana (3), Kansas, Kentucky (3), Maryland (3), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi, New Brunswick, New York (2), North Carolina (17), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Ontario, Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina (11), Texas (2), Virginia (7) and West Virginia (3).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Forest Hills.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Forest Hills. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Forest Hills. 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 Forest Hills.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Forest Hills:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Forest Hills ...

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

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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The official website for State of Tennessee:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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

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<3>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- Forest Hills) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Forest Hills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Forest Hills

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Forest Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5904, Longitude: -82.1457     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Forest Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Forest Hills.

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