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Welcome to Kings Valley ...

Kings Valley is located in Knox County<1>.


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


A typical abbreviation for Kings Valley: Kings Vly. (or less commonly used: Kings Vally. or Kings Vlly.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Kings Valley for more information about variations on the name of Kings Valley.

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Kings Valley had a population of 5,934 people.<3> (see below for details).

Kings Valley is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Kings Valley (for example, toward Rogers), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Kings Valley is located in the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Kings Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named Kings Valley - they are located in Maryland and Oregon.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Kings Valley.

Communities near Kings Valley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Kings Valley.

  • Knoxville
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
  • Kodak
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kodak have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kodak
    • Kodak is located in Sevier County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 184,281 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kodak <5>
  • Cook Mill
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cook Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cook Mill
    • Cook Mill is located in Jefferson County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 31,335 people
  • Spring Hill
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Hill
    • Spring Hill is located in Anderson County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 16,752 people
  • Seymour Heights
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seymour Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seymour Heights
    • Seymour Heights is located in Sevier County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 10,919 people
  • Alcoa
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alcoa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alcoa
    • Alcoa is located in Blount County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,382 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alcoa <5>
  • Clinton
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the west)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton is located in Anderson County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,119 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton <5>
  • Aldenwood Park
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aldenwood Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aldenwood Park
    • Aldenwood Park is located in Knox County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 8,753 people
  • Humes Ferry
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Humes Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Humes Ferry
    • Humes Ferry is located in Knox County
    • Estimated population in 2014: 8,348 people
  • Eagleton Village
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eagleton Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eagleton Village
    • Eagleton Village is located in Blount County
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 5,052 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 Kings Valley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Kings Valley.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kings Valley ...

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

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

The official website for Knox County: www.knoxcounty.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 Knox, 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 Kings Valley.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kings Valley - 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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