"Oak Ridge, TN" Oak Ridge by davecallahan

Oak Ridge Travel Guide: 9 reviews and 10 photos

Oak Ridge is a fair-sized town of 25000-30000 residents with an exceptionaly high average of educated people (90% highschool or better).

The town has had two devastating tornadoes in the last 15 years. It has a considerable amount of hazardous waste sites.

official website for Oak Ridge is:
http://www.cortn.org/

ZIPCODE 37830, 37831 is Oak Ridge (spans Anderson and Roane Counties)
036-00-00N 084-15-30W
36.010, -84.260
Area Code 865
Oak Ridge is in Anderson County for governance

interesting facts

city nicknames: "atomic city" in reference to 1940s experiments on A-bomb.
"secret city" in reference to the topsecret facilities

  • Last visit to Oak Ridge: Apr 2003
  • Intro Updated Jul 6, 2007
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