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Corryton Depot near the intersection of Corryton Road and Corryton Luttrell Road
|Founded by||John Sawyers|
|Named for||Corryton Woodbury|
|• Type||County Commission|
|Time zone||UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-4 (EDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1281332|
Corryton, also known as Corryton Village, is an unincorporated bedroom community in northeastern Knox County, Tennessee, United States, about 15 miles northeast of Knoxville. The United States Geographic Names System classifies Corryton as a populated place. It is included in Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area.
- Ashley Monroe – country music, gospel, and folk singer-songwriter, Gibbs High School alumni
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