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Welcome to Kries ...

Kries is located in Roane County.

The location of Kries has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Kries is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Kries is within the boundaries of the (865) area code.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kries. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Kries. 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 Kries.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kries ...

Looking for more information about Kries? 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.

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

Communities near Kries ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Oak Ridge   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the East (E) of Kries

Located in Anderson County

Farragut   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the East (E) of Kries

Located in Knox County

Spring Hill   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the East (E) of Kries

Located in Anderson County

Lakemont Heights   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Kries

College Grove   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Kries

Lenoir City   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Kries

Located in Loudon County

Harriman   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of Kries

Located in Morgan County

Kingston   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Kries

Loudon   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Kries

Located in Loudon County

Rockwood   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of Kries

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Roane County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kries. 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>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kries - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kries) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kries. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9292, Longitude: -84.4408     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kries have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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