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Welcome to Harrison Ferry ...

Harrison Ferry is located in Hamilton County<1>.


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


From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Harrison Ferry had a population of 7,769 people.<3> (see below for details).

Harrison Ferry is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Harrison Ferry (for example, toward Powells Crossroads), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Harrison Ferry lies within the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Harrison Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Harrison Ferry - it's located in Maryland.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Harrison Ferry.

Communities near Harrison Ferry ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Harrison Ferry.

  • Chattanooga
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
  • John Ross Estates
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Ross Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for John Ross Estates
    • John Ross Estates is located in Walker County (GA)
    • Estimated population in 2018: 84,310 people
  • Cleveland
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
  • Newnan Springs
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newnan Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newnan Springs
    • Newnan Springs is located in Catoosa County (GA)
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,581 people
  • Lytle
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lytle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lytle
    • Lytle is located in Walker County (GA)
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 37,115 people
  • East Ridge
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Ridge
    • East Ridge is located in Hamilton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,205 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Ridge <5>
  • East Brainerd
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Brainerd have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Brainerd
    • East Brainerd is located in Hamilton County
  • Soddy - Daisy
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soddy - Daisy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soddy - Daisy
    • Soddy - Daisy is located in Hamilton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,719 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Soddy - Daisy <5>
  • Soddy Lake Heights
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soddy Lake Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soddy Lake Heights
    • Soddy Lake Heights is located in Hamilton County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 13,190 people
  • Red Bank
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Bank have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Bank
    • Red Bank is located in Hamilton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,881 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Bank <5>

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 Harrison Ferry. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Harrison Ferry.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Harrison Ferry. 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 Harrison Ferry.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Harrison Ferry. See our Newspapers Page for Harrison Ferry.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Harrison Ferry ...

Looking for more information about Harrison Ferry? 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 Harrison Ferry, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Harrison Ferry.

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

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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 Hamilton, 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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Harrison Ferry.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Harrison Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.









 

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