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Welcome to Shingletown ...

Shingletown is located in Johnson County<1>.

Shingletown is 2,550 feet [777 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Shingletown is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Shingletown is located in the (423) area code.

Communities Also Named Shingletown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Shingletown - they are located in California and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Shingletown ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Shingletown.

  • Winchester [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
    • Winchester [Johnson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Shingletown
    • Estimated population in 2014: 8,547 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
  • Mountain City [Johnson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain City
    • Mountain City [Johnson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Shingletown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,444 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain City<5>
  • Hunter Hills [Sullivan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunter Hills
    • Hunter Hills [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Shingletown
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,854 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunter Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunter Hills
  • Jefferson [Ashe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
    • Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Shingletown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,534 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Trade [Johnson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trade
      • Trade [Johnson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Shingletown
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,441 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trade
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trade<5>
    • West Jefferson [Ashe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Jefferson
      • West Jefferson [Ashe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Shingletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,313 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Jefferson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Jefferson<5>
    • Dowell [Johnson County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dowell
      • Dowell [Johnson County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Shingletown
      • Estimated population in 2014: 364 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dowell have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Lansing [Ashe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansing
      • Lansing [Ashe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Shingletown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 154 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lansing<5>
    • Ashland [Ashe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
      • Ashland [Ashe County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Shingletown
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Creston [Ashe County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Creston
      • Creston [Ashe County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Shingletown
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Creston have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Creston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Creston<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Shingletown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Shingletown.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Shingletown. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Shingletown.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Shingletown. See our Newspapers Page for Shingletown.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shingletown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Tennessee

About Johnson County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Johnson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Shingletown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Shingletown) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Shingletown. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ShingletownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shingletown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5505, Longitude: -81.7880    
<4>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.
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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