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The location of Ross Ferry

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Welcome to Ross Ferry ...

Ross Ferry is located in Hamilton County.

A typical abbreviation for Ross Ferry: Ross Fry. (or less commonly used: Ross Frry.)

Ross Ferry is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: While Ross Ferry is in the Eastern Time Zone, the area just to the west is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Ross Ferry: (423)

Communities near Ross Ferry ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ross Ferry and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,839   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Chattanooga   [Map]   177,571   E   3 miles [4.8 km]
Collegedale   [Map]   11,437   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
East Brainerd   [Map]   ---   SE   9 miles [14.5 km]
East Ridge   [Map]   21,302   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Middle Valley Estates   [Map]   ---   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ross Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Ross Ferry - they are located in Arkansas (2), Mississippi and Nova Scotia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ross Ferry.

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 Ross Ferry. 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 Ross Ferry. 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 Ross Ferry.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ross Ferry ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found 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) Ross Ferry. 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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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
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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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The Communities of Tennessee

About Hamilton County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamiltontn.gov/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ross Ferry - 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' distance that begins in Ross Ferry. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ross Ferry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ross Ferry. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0584, Longitude: -85.3088     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ross Ferry 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 Ross Ferry.

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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 Ross Ferry.