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The location of Sunset













Welcome to Sunset ...

Sunset is located in Grainger County.

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

Sunset is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Sunset lies within the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named Sunset ...

While we believe that this Sunset is located in Grainger County, we know of another 2 Tennessee communities named Sunset. Those communities are located in the following counties: Carter and Pickett County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 51 communities that are also named Sunset - they are located in Alabama, Arizona (2), Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California (3), Colorado (2), Florida (2), Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana (2), Nevada, New Mexico, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Texas (4), Utah, Washington (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

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 Sunset. 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 Sunset. 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 Sunset.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sunset ...

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

Communities near Sunset ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Kodak   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the South (S) of Sunset

Located in Sevier County

Cook Mill   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the South (S) of Sunset

Located in Jefferson County

Morristown   [Map]

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

Located in Hamblen County

Dyers Ferry   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sunset

Jefferson City   [Map]

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

Located in Jefferson County

Oakland   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sunset

Dandridge   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Sunset

Located in Jefferson County

Bean Station   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the East (E) of Sunset

Beans   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Sunset

Bright   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East (E) of Sunset

Located in Hamblen County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Sunset - 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 '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- Sunset) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sunset. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2515, Longitude: -83.5832     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Sunset have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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