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Welcome to Iron Divide ...

So far, we have found very little information about Iron Divide. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Iron Divide to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Iron Divide, please Contact Us.




Iron Divide would have been located within present day Roane County.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Iron Divide had a population of 328 people.<2> (see below for details).

While the community is gone, the present day location for Iron Divide is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Iron Divide was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

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

Iron Divide would have been located in the (865) area code.

Communities near Iron Divide ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Iron Divide and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
College Grove   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Farragut   [Map]   22,729   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Harriman   [Map]   6,158   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kingston   [Map]   5,812   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lakemont Heights   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Lenoir City   [Map]   9,199   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Iron Divide. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Iron Divide. 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 Iron Divide.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Iron Divide:

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Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Roane County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Roane County: www.roanealliance.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Iron Divide, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Iron Divide.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Iron Divide - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Iron Divide. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Iron Divide) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Iron Divide. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8154, Longitude: -84.5227     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Iron Divide have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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