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(Sullivan County)

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Welcome to Forest Hills ...

The city of Forest Hills is located in Sullivan County<1>.

The location of Forest Hills has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Forest Hills is 1,830 feet [558 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Forest Hills: (423)

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.

Communities near Forest Hills ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Forest Hills.

  • Collingwood [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collingwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collingwood
    • Collingwood [Sullivan County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Forest Hills
    • Estimated population for 2014: 48,655 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collingwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collingwood
  • Elizabethton [Carter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethton
    • Elizabethton [Carter County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Forest Hills
    • Estimated population for 2018: 13,497 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethton
  • Cross [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cross have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cross
    • Cross [Sullivan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Forest Hills
    • Estimated population for 2014: 11,330 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cross
  • Mill Point [Sullivan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mill Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mill Point
    • Mill Point [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Forest Hills
    • Estimated population for 2014: 11,080 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mill Point
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bloomingdale [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bloomingdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bloomingdale
      • Bloomingdale [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Forest Hills
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 9,888 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bloomingdale
    • Winchester [Johnson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
      • Winchester [Johnson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population for 2014: 8,547 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Harrtown [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrtown
      • Harrtown [Sullivan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population for 2014: 4,365 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrtown
    • Blountville [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blountville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blountville
      • Blountville [Sullivan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Forest Hills
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blountville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blountville
    • Bluff City [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bluff City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluff City
      • Bluff City [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,665 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluff City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluff City
    • Galloway Mill [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galloway Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galloway Mill
      • Galloway Mill [Sullivan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Forest Hills
      • Estimated population for 2014: 665 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galloway Mill

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Forest Hills. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Forest Hills.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Forest Hills.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Forest Hills. See our Newspapers 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.

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.

The official website for Sullivan County: www.sullivancounty.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Sullivan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Forest Hills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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, 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: 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       In this case, the coordinates for Forest Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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