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Welcome to Sanford ...

Sanford is located in McMinn County.

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

Sanford is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Sanford lies within the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Sanford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 26 communities that are also named Sanford - they are located in Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida (2), Georgia (2), Kansas (3), Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi, New York (2), North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania, Quebec, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

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 Sanford. 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 Sanford. 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 Sanford.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sanford ...

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

Communities near Sanford ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Sanford

Located in Bradley County

Athens   [Map]

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

Dayton   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Sanford

Located in Rhea County

South Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sanford

Located in Bradley County

Etowah   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Sanford

Wildwood Lake   [Map]

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

Located in Bradley County

Lakewood   [Map]

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

Located in Hamilton County

Hopewell Estates   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sanford

Located in Bradley County

Decatur   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the North (N) of Sanford

Located in Meigs County

East Cleveland   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Sanford

Located in Bradley County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About McMinn County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for McMinn County: www.mcminncounty.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 Sanford - 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 from Point A (ie- Sanford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sanford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.3417, Longitude: -84.7202     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sanford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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