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ATTRACTIONS of UNICOI COUNTY

Erwin National Fish Hatchery

Farmhouse Gallery & Gardens
Old Erwin Johnson City Hwy
Restored log cabin studio-gallery
Perennial wildflower & herb sales with nature trails & display gardens
Facility for programs for coach tours & spouse programs
Free
Nolichuncky River
Features premier whitewater amidst a breathtaking wilderness setting

HIGHWAYS of UNICOI COUNTY

U S Highways
19W, 23
State Highways
36, 81, 107, 173, 352

HISTORY of UNICOI COUNTY

Established 1875
Organized January 3, 1876
Erwin is county seat
Named after the Indian tribal name of "Unaka"
Unaka means "white, hazy, fog draped""

Trivia
Unicoi County, situated in the Appalachian Mountains, derived its name from the American Indian word Uínikaómeaning white, hazy, or fog-like, most likely a description of the mountains.

CHURCHES of UNICOI COUNTY

Calvary Baptist Church Central Baptist Church Chestoa Baptist Church Embreeville Church of Christ
540 Adams St
Erwin TN 37650
801 Ohio Ave
Erwin TN 37650
2180 Chestoa Pike
Erwin TN 37650
4343 Hwy 81 South
Erwin TN 37650
Erwin Church of Christ Erwin Church of the Brethren Erwin Presbyterian Church Faith Baptist Church
710 11-th St
Erwin TN 37650
104 Highland Ave
Erwin TN 37650
105 North Elm Ave
Erwin TN 37650
Rural Route 2
Erwin TN 37650
First Baptist Church First Christian Church First Free Will Baptist Church Fishery Community Church
240 SOUTH MAIN
Erwin TN 37650
307 SOUTH MAIN AVE
ERWIN TN 37650
110 Harris St
Erwin TN 37650
501 Fishery Church
Erwin TN 37650
Grace United Methodist Church Harmon Memorial Church Hulen Avenue Baptist Church Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness
103 10th St
Erwin TN 37650
Rural Route 1
Erwin TN 37650
215 Hulen Ave
Erwin TN 37650

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Love Chapel Christian Church

Marbleton Community Free Will Baptist Church

New Hope Freewill Baptist Church

Ninth Street Baptist Church
1415 Love Station Rd
Erwin TN 37650
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Omega Baptist Church Pentecostal Holiness Church Rock Creek Presbyterian Church Shallowford Baptist Church
RR 2
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Johnson City Highway
Erwin TN 37650
800 Rock Creek Rd
Erwin TN 37650
Ashville Highway
Erwin TN 37650
Unicoi Baptist Church Unicoi Christian Church Unicoi Church of Christ Unicoi Church of God

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Unicoi Free Will Baptist Church

Unicoi United Methodist Church

POST OFFICES of UNICOI COUNTY

Limestone Cove Opened:June 28, 1886 Closed December 14, 1903
Limonite Opened:May 25, 1876 Closed:November 26, 1890
Linnie Opened:April 1, 1903 Closed:
Logantown Opened:February 10, 1885 Closed:January 31, 1902
Loves Opened:February 27, 1907 Closed:May 14, 1910
Marbleton Opened:July 15, 1889 Closed:December 14, 1903
Mountain Dale Opened:January 1, 1939 Closed:October 14, 1939
Pipkin Opened:June 6, 1881 Closed:March 27, 1886
Rose Hill Opened:March 27, 1886 Closed:March 22, 1894
Unaka Opened:June 25, 1886 Closed:September 30, 1930
Unicoi Opened:November 26,1890 Closed:Operating
Vanderbilt Opened:March 27, 1876 Closed:December 5, 1879

HOSPITALS of UNICOI COUNTY

Unicoi County Memorial Hospital 100 Greenway Cir
Erwin 37650

SPECIAL DAYS for UNICOI COUNTY

Unicoi Strawberry Festival

STATISTICS for UNICOI COUNTY

SIZE of UNICOI COUNTY
Miles of City Streets   30.81
Miles of County Road 177.26

 


ERWIN, Tennessee

ATTRACTIONS of ERWIN

Unicoi County Heritage Museum
1715 Johnson City Hwy
90 year old farm house
Contains items from the turn of the century: furniture, old wedding dresses, Blue Ridge Pottery
Country store, Indian relics
Free

HISTORY of ERWIN

Area originally called Greasy Cove
Name changed to Unika, 1832
Later called Longmire
Then called Vanderbilt
Incorporated in 1903
The Hanging of Mary the Elephant

PEOPLE of ERWIN

Jessie B. Erwin Name changed to honor Jessie B. Erwin

LIBRARY of ERWIN

Unicoi Public Library S Main
Erwin

STATISTICS for ERWIN

POPULATION of ERWIN
1960 3,210
1970 4,715
1980 5,283
1990 5,015
LOCATION CODES for ERWIN
Zip 37650

VISITOR CENTER of ERWIN

Erwin-Unicoi County Chamber of Commerce P.O. Box 713
Erwin TN 37650

 


UNICOI, Tennessee

GOLF in UNICOI

Buffalo Valley Golf Course 100 Country Club Dr
Unicoi
Public
Holes: 18
Par: 72
Length (Ft) 6,818

STATISTICS for UNICOI

LOCATION CODES for
Zip 37692

 

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