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The location of West Hills













Welcome to West Hills ...

West Hills is located in Knox County.

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

A typical abbreviation for West Hills: W. Hills

West Hills is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

West Hills lies within the (865) area code.

Communities Also Named West Hills ...

While we believe that this West Hills is located in Knox County, we know of another 4 Tennessee communities named West Hills. Those communities are located in the following counties: Blount, Hamblen, Roane and Washington County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 17 communities that are also named West Hills - they are located in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Maryland (2), Mississippi, New York, North Carolina (2), Pennsylvania and Utah (2).

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

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 West Hills. 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 West Hills. 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 West Hills.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for West Hills ...

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

Communities near West Hills ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Knoxville   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the East (E) of West Hills

Fraterville   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of West Hills

Located in Anderson County

Maryville   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the South (S) of West Hills

Located in Blount County

Oak Ridge   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the West (W) of West Hills

Located in Anderson County

Farragut   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southwest (SW) of West Hills

Spring Hill   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of West Hills

Located in Anderson County

McMullens   [Map]

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

Located in Blount County

Seymour Heights   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of West Hills

Located in Sevier County

Alcoa   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southeast (SE) of West Hills

Located in Blount County

Clinton   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of West Hills

Located in Anderson County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Knox County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for West Hills. 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 West Hills - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- West Hills) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in West Hills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9342, Longitude: -84.0471     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for West Hills have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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