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Welcome to Ovoca ...

Ovoca is located in Coffee County.

Ovoca is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Ovoca (for example, toward Falling Water), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Ovoca: (931)

Communities near Ovoca ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Decherd   [Map]   2,414   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Estill Springs   [Map]   2,027   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gattistown   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Lynchburg   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Manchester   [Map]   10,617   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
New Union   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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 Ovoca. 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 Ovoca. 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 Ovoca.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ovoca ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Ovoca. 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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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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About Coffee County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Coffee County: www.coffeecountytn.org/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ovoca - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Ovoca. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ovoca) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ovoca. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4095, Longitude: -86.2044     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ovoca 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 Ovoca.

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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 Ovoca.