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Welcome to Lakeview ...

Lakeview is located in Franklin County.

Lakeview is 1,840 feet [561 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Lakeview lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Lakeview (for example, toward Lookout Mountain (GA)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Lakeview: (931)

Communities near Lakeview ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Lakeview and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Bridgeport (AL)   [Map]   2,337   E   18 miles [29 km]
Stevenson (AL)   [Map]   1,977   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cowan   [Map]   1,683   N   9 miles [14.5 km]
Decherd   [Map]   2,414   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Estill Springs   [Map]   2,027   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Monteagle   [Map]   1,172   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Lakeview ...

While we believe that this Lakeview is located in Franklin County, we know of another 5 Tennessee communities named Lakeview. Those communities are located in the following counties: Blount, Hamblen, McMinn, Roane and Robertson County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 110 communities that are also named Lakeview - they are located in Alabama (8), Alaska, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas (3), California (5), Colorado, Florida, Georgia (5), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (3), Maryland (3), Massachusetts (2), Michigan (4), Mississippi, Missouri (4), Montana (3), Nevada (2), New Brunswick (2), New Jersey, New York (3), Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia (4), Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Saskatchewan, South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Texas (12), Utah (2), Virginia (3), Washington (2), Wisconsin (2) and Wyoming.

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

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 Lakeview. 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 Lakeview. 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 Lakeview.

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

Websites for Lakeview ...

 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.franklincountychamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lakeview ...

Looking for more information about Lakeview? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Lakeview? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Lakeview, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Lakeview.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Lakeview. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Franklin County: www.franklincotn.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lakeview - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Lakeview. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Lakeview) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lakeview. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0318, Longitude: -86.0305     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Lakeview have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lakeview.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Lakeview.