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The location of Shipetown













Welcome to Shipetown ...

Shipetown is located in Knox County.

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

Shipetown is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Shipetown is located in 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 Shipetown. 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 Shipetown. 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 Shipetown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shipetown ...

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

Communities near Shipetown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Knoxville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the Southwest (SW) of Shipetown

Kodak   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Shipetown

Located in Sevier County

Cook Mill   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Shipetown

Located in Jefferson County

Dyers Ferry   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Shipetown

Located in Grainger County

Sevierville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Shipetown

Located in Sevier County

Seymour Heights   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the South (S) of Shipetown

Located in Sevier County

Aldenwood Park   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Shipetown

Humes Ferry   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Shipetown

Jefferson City   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Shipetown

Located in Jefferson County

Oakland   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Shipetown

Located in Grainger County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Knox County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Knox County: www.knoxcounty.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 Shipetown - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Shipetown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shipetown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0745, Longitude: -83.7630     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Shipetown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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