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Welcome to Whispering Pines ...

Whispering Pines is located in Unicoi County<1>.

Whispering Pines is 2,100 feet [640 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Whispering Pines is within the boundaries of the (423) area code.

Websites for Whispering Pines ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.unicoicounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Whispering Pines, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Whispering Pines ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Whispering Pines - they are located in Alabama, Arizona (2), California (2), Florida, Georgia (4), Illinois, Maryland (2), Mississippi, North Carolina (4), South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Whispering Pines ...

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

  • Johnson City [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson City
    • Johnson City [Washington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Whispering Pines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,142 people
    • Former names for Johnson City:
    • Blue Plum Station
    • Haynesville
    • Johnsons Depot
    • Johnsons Tank
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnson City<4>
  • East Ridge [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Ridge
    • East Ridge [Washington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Whispering Pines
    • Estimated population in 2014: 21,317 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Ridge
  • Shell Creek [Carter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shell Creek
    • Shell Creek [Carter County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the east of Whispering Pines
    • Estimated population in 2014: 21,037 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shell Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shell Creek
  • Elizabethton [Carter County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabethton
    • Elizabethton [Carter County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Whispering Pines
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,479 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabethton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elizabethton<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Nolichucky [Washington County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nolichucky
      • Nolichucky [Washington County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the west of Whispering Pines
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 5,861 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nolichucky have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Erwin [Unicoi County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erwin
      • Erwin [Unicoi County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Whispering Pines
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,854 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erwin have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin<4>
    • Jonesborough [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jonesborough
      • Jonesborough [Washington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the west of Whispering Pines
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,765 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jonesborough
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jonesborough<4>
    • Spurgeon [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spurgeon
      • Spurgeon [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Whispering Pines
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 3,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spurgeon
    • Onks [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onks
      • Onks [Washington County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the west of Whispering Pines
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,715 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onks have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onks
    • Camelot Two [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camelot Two
      • Camelot Two [Washington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Whispering Pines
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,582 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camelot Two have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Camelot Two

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 Whispering Pines. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Whispering Pines.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Whispering Pines. 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 Whispering Pines.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Whispering Pines ...

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

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About Unicoi County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Whispering Pines. 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 Unicoi, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Whispering Pines - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Whispering Pines) 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 Whispering Pines. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Whispering PinesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Whispering Pines. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2483, Longitude: -82.2877    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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