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Welcome to Long Branch ...

Long Branch is located in Hamilton County.

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

When the people of Long Branch refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Long Brancher<2>

A typical abbreviation for Long Branch: Long Br. (or less commonly used: Long Brnch.)

Long Branch is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Long Branch lies within the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Long Branch ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Long Branch: This one is located in Hamilton County and the other is located in Lawrence County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 29 communities that are also named Long Branch - they are located in Florida (2), Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky (2), Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Texas (3), Virginia (4) and West Virginia (2).

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

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 Long Branch. 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 Long Branch. 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 Long Branch.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Long Branch ...

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

Communities near Long Branch ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Chattanooga   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the Southwest (SW) of Long Branch

East Ridge   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Long Branch

East Brainerd   [Map]

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

Soddy-Daisy   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Long Branch

Soddy Lake Heights   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Long Branch

Red Bank   [Map]

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

Collegedale   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Long Branch

Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Long Branch

Located in Catoosa County (GA)

Signal Mountain   [Map]

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

Signal Terrace   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Long Branch

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Long Branch refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Long Branch may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Long Branch - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Long Branch) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Long Branch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1720, Longitude: -85.2363     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Long Branch have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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