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Welcome to Acworth ...

The city of Acworth is primarily located in Cobb County. A portion of Acworth extends into Cherokee County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Acworth has a population of 22,418 people<1> (see below for details).

Acworth is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Acworth (for example, toward Cedar Bluff (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Telephone area codes for Acworth: (470)<3>, (678) & (770).

The ZIP codes for Acworth: 30101, 30102<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Acworth had a population of 20,425 people. This makes Acworth the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Acworth represents 0.21% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 35th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 20,425 people, the population of Acworth increased 52.18% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 13,422 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Acworth had an population of 22,418 people. This is an increase of 9.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 67.02% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Acworth.

Communities near Acworth ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Acworth and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2016
Canton   [Map]   26,340   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cartersville   [Map]   20,753   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dallas   [Map]   13,108   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Holly Springs   [Map]   11,281   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Marietta   [Map]   60,941   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Powder Springs   [Map]   14,956   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Acworth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Acworth - they are located in New Hampshire and Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acworth. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Acworth. 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 Acworth.

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

Websites for Acworth ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Acworth ...

Looking for more information about Acworth? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Acworth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Acworth.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Acworth. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Acworth.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Acworth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Of the area codes for Acworth, area code (470, 678) is an overlay. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Acworth.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Acworth). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Acworth or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Acworth. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Acworth) 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 Acworth. 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 Acworth

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Acworth. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0661, Longitude: -84.6776     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Acworth.