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Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Soddy-Daisy.

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Around Soddy-Daisy ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Chattanooga. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the south of Soddy-Daisy. Chattanooga has a population of 178,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Clarktown. It is located about 47 miles [75 km] to the north of Soddy-Daisy and has a population of 147,000 people.

For comparison, Soddy-Daisy has a population of 13,200 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Soddy-Daisy and not the distance if driven.<2>

Community   2016
Dalton (GA)   [Map]   34,077   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Fort Oglethorpe (GA)   [Map]   9,839   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Athens   [Map]   13,748   NE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Cleveland   [Map]   44,271   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Collegedale   [Map]   11,437   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Crossville   [Map]   11,455   N   48 miles [77.2 km]
East Brainerd   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
East Ridge   [Map]   21,302   S   18 miles [29 km]
Jacktown   [Map]   ---   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Lakemont Heights   [Map]   ---   NE   48 miles [77.2 km]
McMinnville   [Map]   13,761   NW   44 miles [70.8 km]
Middle Valley Estates   [Map]   ---   S   6 miles [9.7 km]
Red Bank   [Map]   11,813   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Smyrna   [Map]   ---   NW   39 miles [62.8 km]
Soddy Lake Heights   [Map]   ---   NE   2 miles [3.2 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   2016
Birchwood   [Map]   ---   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Caramel Village   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Center Point   [Map]   ---   W   12 miles [19.3 km]
Colonial Village   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fairmount   [Map]   ---   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Flat Top   [Map]   ---   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Fountain Village   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Harrison   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Lake Dweller   [Map]   ---   S   5 miles [8 km]
Lakesite   [Map]   1,867   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lupton City   [Map]   ---   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Middle Valley   [Map]   ---   S   4 miles [6.4 km]
Mowbray   [Map]   ---   NW   2 miles [3.2 km]
Sandalwood Village   [Map]   ---   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Walden   [Map]   2,098   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]

For more communities neighboring Soddy-Daisy, please visit our County-by-County Page for Soddy-Daisy.

Hamilton County ...

Soddy-Daisy is located in Hamilton County.

The following counties adjoin and form the boundaries of Hamilton County: Catoosa (GA), Dade (GA), Walker (GA), Whitfield (GA), Bledsoe, Bradley, Marion, Meigs, Rhea & Sequatchie.

Curious and Interesting Names Near Soddy-Daisy ...

As we travel, we always see a community name that gives pause. While there are names which are interesting or familiar, some catch our attention or strike our fancy. We always talk about such a name. If time permits and the community is not too far, we'll usually try to make a side-trip.

Caramel Village   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South of Soddy-Daisy   [Map]
Crabtree Hills   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Cross Timbers   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Daisy   -   Less than 2 miles to the Southwest   [Map]
Dana Hills   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Falling Water   -   5 miles [8 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Garden Farms   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Grant   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest   [Map]
Green Cove   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the South   [Map]
Holly Heights   -   2 miles [3.2 km] to the Northeast   [Map]
Irongate   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Lake Dweller   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Lakesite   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Mile Straight   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Prairie Creek   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southeast   [Map]
Prairie Peninsula   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the South   [Map]
Ridge Bay   -   5 miles [8 km] to the South   [Map]
Sandalwood Village   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]
Shady Grove   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the East   [Map]
Shady Grove Shores   -   3 miles [4.8 km] to the East   [Map]
Springcrest   -   4 miles [6.4 km] to the Southwest   [Map]

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Soddy-Daisy ...

Looking for more information about Soddy-Daisy? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Soddy-Daisy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Soddy-Daisy.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Soddy-Daisy.

We have a list of several cemeteries that are in the area around Soddy-Daisy. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability 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 Soddy-Daisy. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights to see and places to visit:

For the State of Tennessee

    Tennessee Tourism

    Fishing in Tennessee
    Hunting in Tennessee

TripAdvisor Link for:

    Tennessee Statewide Tourism
    Soddy-Daisy Tourism

    Additional communities can be found om the TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Soddy-Daisy

National Park Service (NPS) sites in Tennessee

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Tennessee

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Tennessee

Airports Near Soddy-Daisy ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Soddy-Daisy.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Collegedale Muni.   [Map]   FGU   SSE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hardwick Fld.   [Map]   HDI   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mark Anton Airport   [Map]   2A0   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
McMinn Co. Airport    [Map]   MMI   ENE   35 miles [56.3 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<5> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Soddy-Daisy.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Soddy-Daisy. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]   TYS   ENE   76 miles [122.3 km]
Nashville Intl. (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]   BNA   NW   103 miles [165.8 km]
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl. (ATL/KATL)   [Map]   ATL   SSE   119 miles [191.5 km]
Birmingham Intl. (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]   BHM   SW   147 miles [236.6 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Lovell Fld. (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]   CHA   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Huntsville Intl. (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]   HSV   WSW   100 miles [160.9 km]
John C. Tune Airport (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]   JWN   NW   115 miles [185.1 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Collegedale Muni.   [Map]   FGU   SSE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hardwick Fld.   [Map]   HDI   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Mark Anton Airport   [Map]   2A0   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Marion Co. Airport   [Map]   APT   WSW   26 miles [41.8 km]
McMinn Co. Airport    [Map]   MMI   ENE   35 miles [56.3 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

McGhee Tyson Airport   (TYS/KTYS)   [Map]
        Website for McGhee Tyson Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Nashville Intl.   (BNA/KBNA)   [Map]
        Website for Nashville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Dalton Muni.   (DNN/KDNN)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Crossville Meml.   (CSV/KCSV)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Hartsfield - Jackson Intl.   (ATL/KATL)   [Map]
        Website for Hartsfield - Jackson Atlanta International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Winchester Muni.   (ICAO: KBGF)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Birmingham Intl.   (BHM/KBHM)   [Map]
        Website for Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Louisville Intl.   (SDF/KSDF)   [Map]
        Website for Louisville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Charlotte - Douglas Intl.   (CLT/KCLT)   [Map]
        Website for Charlotte - Douglas International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Lovell Fld.   (CHA/KCHA)   [Map]
        Website for Lovell Field
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
Huntsville Intl.   (HSV/KHSV)   [Map]
        Website for Huntsville International Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats
John C. Tune Airport   (ICAO: KJWN)   [Map]
        Website for John C. Tune Airport
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Soddy-Daisy.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Soddy-Daisy. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Soddy-Daisy) 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 Soddy-Daisy. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Soddy-Daisy

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Soddy-Daisy. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2575, Longitude: -85.1740     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Soddy-Daisy have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Soddy-Daisy), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Soddy-Daisy.