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Welcome to Idle Oaks ...

Idle Oaks is located in Roane County<1>.


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


Idle Oaks is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Idle Oaks (for example, toward Lake Tansi Village), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Idle Oaks lies within the (865) area code.

Communities near Idle Oaks ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Idle Oaks.

  • Oak Ridge
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Ridge
    • Oak Ridge is located in Anderson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,340 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Ridge <4>
  • Lakemont Heights
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakemont Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakemont Heights
    • Lakemont Heights is located in Roane County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 12,564 people
  • College Grove
    (5 miles [8 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College Grove
    • College Grove is located in Roane County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 10,729 people
  • Lenoir City
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
  • Harriman
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harriman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harriman
    • Harriman is located in Morgan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,182 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harriman <4>
  • Loudon
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the east)
  • Sweetwater
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sweetwater have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweetwater
    • Sweetwater is located in Monroe County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,956 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sweetwater <4>
  • Kingston
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
  • Rockwood
    (5 miles [8 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockwood
    • Rockwood is located in Roane County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,459 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockwood <4>
  • White Wing Ferry
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Wing Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Wing Ferry
    • White Wing Ferry is located in Loudon County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 4,550 people

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Idle Oaks ...

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

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

The official website for Roane County: www.roanealliance.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 Roane, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Idle Oaks - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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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