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Welcome to Adamsville ...

Adamsville is located in Fulton County<1>.

The location of Adamsville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Adamsville is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area Codes for Adamsville: (470)<4>, (678) & (770)

Adding Adamsville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Adamsville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Adamsville elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Adamsville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Adamsville ...

While we believe that this Adamsville is located in Fulton County, we know of another 3 Georgia communities named Adamsville. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bartow, Gordon and McDuffie County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 34 communities that are also named Adamsville - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida (2), Kansas, Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, New Brunswick, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Adamsville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adamsville.

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlanta
    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Adamsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 506,811 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<6>
  • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunwoody West
    • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Adamsville
    • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunwoody West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunwoody West
  • Pontevedra [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pontevedra
    • Pontevedra [Fulton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Adamsville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,694 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pontevedra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontevedra
  • North DeKalb [DeKalb County]
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    • North DeKalb [DeKalb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Adamsville
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 18,947 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North DeKalb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North DeKalb
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Thomasville [Fulton County]
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      • Thomasville [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,518 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Kings Forest [Clayton County]
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      • Kings Forest [Clayton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,949 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kings Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Forest
    • Windermere Woods [Clayton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windermere Woods
      • Windermere Woods [Clayton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,937 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windermere Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windermere Woods
    • Fairburn [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairburn
      • Fairburn [Fulton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,768 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairburn<6>
    • Powder Springs Chase [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powder Springs Chase
      • Powder Springs Chase [Cobb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,758 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powder Springs Chase have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powder Springs Chase
    • Riverdale Acres [Clayton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverdale Acres
      • Riverdale Acres [Clayton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Adamsville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,594 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverdale Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverdale Acres

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adamsville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adamsville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adamsville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adamsville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adamsville. See our Newspapers Page for Adamsville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adamsville ...

Looking for more information about Adamsville? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Adamsville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Adamsville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Fulton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adamsville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Fulton County: www.co.fulton.ga.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Fulton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adamsville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Adamsville, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<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- Adamsville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adamsville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7593, Longitude: -84.5052       In this case, the coordinates for Adamsville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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