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(Roane County)

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Welcome to Poplar Springs ...

Poplar Springs is located in Roane County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Poplar Springs: Poplar Spgs. (or less commonly used: Poplar Spngs. or Poplar Sprngs.)

Poplar Springs is 810 feet [247 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Poplar Springs (for example, toward Center Ford), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Poplar Springs: (865)

Communities Also Named Poplar Springs ...

While we believe that this Poplar Springs is located in Roane County, we know of another 4 Tennessee communities named Poplar Springs. Those communities are located in the following counties: Carroll, Henderson, Loudon and Overton County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 25 communities that are also named Poplar Springs - they are located in Alabama (4), Georgia (3), Maryland, Mississippi (7), North Carolina (4) and South Carolina (2).

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

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 Poplar Springs. 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 Poplar Springs. 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 Poplar Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Poplar Springs ...

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

Communities near Poplar Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Oak Ridge   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Poplar Springs

Located in Anderson County

Farragut   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the East (E) of Poplar Springs

Located in Knox County

Spring Hill   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Poplar Springs

Located in Anderson County

McMullens   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Poplar Springs

Located in Blount County

Lakemont Heights   [Map]

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

College Grove   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the West (W) of Poplar Springs

Lenoir City   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Poplar Springs

Located in Loudon County

Harriman   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Poplar Springs

Located in Morgan County

Sweetwater   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Poplar Springs

Located in Monroe County

Kingston   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Poplar Springs

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About Roane County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Poplar Springs. 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 Poplar Springs - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Poplar Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Poplar Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8742, Longitude: -84.4152     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Poplar Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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