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Welcome to Oak Grove Heights ...

Oak Grove Heights is located in Knox County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Oak Grove Heights: Oak Grv. Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Oak Grove Heights had a population of 4,425 people.<3> (see below for details).

Oak Grove Heights is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Oak Grove Heights is within the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Oak Grove Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Oak Grove Heights - they are located in Arkansas and Missouri.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Oak Grove Heights.

Communities near Oak Grove Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Oak Grove Heights.

  • Knoxville [Knox County]
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    • Knoxville [Knox County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Oak Grove Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 190,223 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knoxville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Knoxville<6>
  • Fraterville [Anderson County]
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    • Fraterville [Anderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Oak Grove Heights
    • Estimated population in 2014: 70,612 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fraterville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Maryville [Blount County]
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    • Maryville [Blount County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Oak Grove Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,995 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maryville<6>
  • Oak Ridge [Anderson County]
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    • Oak Ridge [Anderson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Oak Grove Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,340 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Ridge<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Farragut [Knox County]
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      • Farragut [Knox County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Oak Grove Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,045 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farragut have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farragut<6>
    • McMullens [Blount County]
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      • McMullens [Blount County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Oak Grove Heights
      • Estimated population in 2014: 13,620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McMullens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Alcoa [Blount County]
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      • Alcoa [Blount County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Oak Grove Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,382 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Alcoa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alcoa<6>
    • Clinton [Anderson County]
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      • Clinton [Anderson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Oak Grove Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,119 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Clinton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<6>
    • Lenoir City [Loudon County]
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      • Lenoir City [Loudon County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Oak Grove Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,323 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lenoir City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lenoir City<6>
    • Aldenwood Park [Knox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aldenwood Park
      • Aldenwood Park [Knox County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Oak Grove Heights
      • Estimated population in 2014: 8,753 people
      • 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 Google Maps centered on Aldenwood Park

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 Oak Grove Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Oak Grove Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Oak Grove Heights ...

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

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About Knox County

About Tennessee

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Oak Grove Heights. 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 have 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 Oak Grove Heights.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Oak Grove Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Oak Grove Heights) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Oak Grove Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9673, Longitude: -84.1119       In this case, the coordinates for Oak Grove Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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