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Welcome to Rocky Branch ...

Rocky Branch is located in Blount County.

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

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Rocky Branch had a population of 5,562 people.<2> (see below for details).

Rocky Branch is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Rocky Branch lies within the (865) area code.

Population Details ...

More information can be found on the Census Page for Rocky Branch.

Communities Also Named Rocky Branch ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Rocky Branch - they are located in Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.

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

Websites for Rocky Branch ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.blountchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Rocky Branch, the following might be of interest:

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 Rocky 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 Rocky 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 Rocky Branch.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rocky Branch ...

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

Communities near Rocky Branch ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Knoxville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the North (N) of Rocky Branch

Located in Knox County

Maryville   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Rocky Branch

Sevierville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rocky Branch

Located in Sevier County

McMullens   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Rocky Branch

Seymour Heights   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rocky Branch

Located in Sevier County

Alcoa   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rocky Branch

Aldenwood Park   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Rocky Branch

Located in Knox County

Humes Ferry   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the North (N) of Rocky Branch

Located in Knox County

Fairway Estates   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the West (W) of Rocky Branch

Pigeon Forge   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Rocky Branch

Located in Sevier County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Tennessee

About Blount County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Blount County: www.korrnet.org/blountco/

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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Rocky Branch.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rocky Branch - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rocky Branch) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rocky Branch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.7409, Longitude: -83.8410     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Rocky Branch have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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