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Welcome to Forest Hills ...

Forest Hills is located in Washington County.

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

Forest Hills is 1,810 feet [552 m] above sea level.<2>.

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 Washington 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 Sullivan 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.

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.

Communities near Forest Hills ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Johnson City   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the North (N) of Forest Hills

Kingsport   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Forest Hills

Located in Sullivan County

East Ridge   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Forest Hills

Shell Creek   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Forest Hills

Located in Carter County

Elizabethton   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Forest Hills

Located in Carter County

Cross   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Forest Hills

Located in Sullivan County

Colonial Heights   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Forest Hills

Located in Sullivan County

Nolichucky   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Forest Hills

Erwin   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Forest Hills

Located in Unicoi County

Jonesborough   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Forest Hills

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Washington County

About Tennessee

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 Washington County: www.washingtoncountytn.com/

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

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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Forest Hills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Forest Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2848, Longitude: -82.3796     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Forest Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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