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Acworth, Georgia

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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 2017, Acworth has a population of 22,698 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).

Acworth is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (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 total 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 2017 Census Estimates, Acworth had an population of 22,698 people. This is an increase of 11.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 69.11% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Acworth ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Canton   [Map]   27,936   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Cartersville   [Map]   20,978   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Dallas   [Map]   13,237   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Holly Springs   [Map]   11,935   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Marietta   [Map]   61,048   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Powder Springs   [Map]   15,052   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Acworth. If available, we provide a satellite 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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Acworth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Acworth.

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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.

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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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Acworth) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, 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 we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0661, Longitude: -84.6776     [Map].

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