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The location of Raccoon Valley













Welcome to Raccoon Valley ...

Raccoon Valley is located in Union County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Raccoon Valley: Raccoon Vly. (or less commonly used: Raccoon Vally. or Raccoon Vlly.)

Raccoon Valley is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Raccoon Valley (for example, toward Armathwaite), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Raccoon Valley is within the (865) area code.

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 Raccoon Valley. 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 Raccoon Valley. 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 Raccoon Valley.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Raccoon Valley ...

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

Communities near Raccoon Valley ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Knoxville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the South (S) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Knox County

Fraterville   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Anderson County

Dyers Ferry   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Grainger County

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Anderson County

Humes Ferry   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the South (S) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Knox County

Oakland   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Grainger County

LaFollette   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Campbell County

Kings Valley   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Knox County

Smithwood   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Knox County

New Tazewell   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Raccoon Valley

Located in Claiborne County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Union County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Union County: www.unioncountytn.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 Raccoon Valley - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Raccoon Valley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Raccoon Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2295, Longitude: -83.8419     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Raccoon Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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