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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 have 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 [Hamilton County]
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    • Chattanooga [Hamilton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrison Ferry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 184,742 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chattanooga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chattanooga<6>
  • John Ross Estates [Walker County]
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    • John Ross Estates [Walker County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrison Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 84,310 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on John Ross Estates
  • Cleveland [Bradley County]
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    • Cleveland [Bradley County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Harrison Ferry
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 45,948 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<6>
  • Newnan Springs [Catoosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newnan Springs
    • Newnan Springs [Catoosa County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrison Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,581 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Newnan Springs
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lytle [Walker County]
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      • Lytle [Walker County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrison Ferry
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 37,115 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Lytle
    • East Ridge [Hamilton County]
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      • East Ridge [Hamilton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrison Ferry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,205 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on East Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Ridge<6>
    • East Brainerd [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Brainerd
      • East Brainerd [Hamilton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Harrison Ferry
      • 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 Google Maps centered on East Brainerd
    • Soddy-Daisy [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soddy-Daisy
      • Soddy-Daisy [Hamilton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Harrison Ferry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,719 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Soddy-Daisy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Soddy-Daisy<6>
    • Soddy Lake Heights [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soddy Lake Heights
      • Soddy Lake Heights [Hamilton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Harrison Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2014: 13,190 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Soddy Lake Heights
    • Red Bank [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Red Bank
      • Red Bank [Hamilton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Harrison Ferry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,881 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Red Bank
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Red Bank<6>

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 have 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Harrison Ferry) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Harrison Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1648, Longitude: -85.1388       In this case, the coordinates for Harrison Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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