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Welcome to Aldora ...

The town of Aldora is located in Lamar County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Aldora has a population of 109 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Aldora.

Aldora is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Aldora, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Area Codes for Aldora: (470)<5>, (678) & (770)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Aldora had an population of 109 people. This is an increase of 5.83% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.22% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Aldora had a population of 103 people. This makes Aldora the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 103 people, the population of Aldora increased 5.1% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 98 people).

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

Adding Aldora 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 Aldora 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 Aldora elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

We also found Aldora on a Road Map for Georgia (from Shell Oil, 1956).

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

Communities near Aldora ...

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

  • Lawrences Mill [Pike County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrences Mill
    • Lawrences Mill [Pike County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Aldora
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,834 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrences Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrences Mill
  • Griffin [Spalding County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Griffin
    • Griffin [Spalding County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Aldora
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,813 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Griffin<7>
  • Lincoln Park [Upson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lincoln Park
    • Lincoln Park [Upson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Aldora
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,503 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lincoln Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lincoln Park
  • Russellville [Monroe County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russellville
    • Russellville [Monroe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Aldora
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Russellville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russellville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Milner [Lamar County]
    • Liberty Hill [Lamar County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty Hill
      • Liberty Hill [Lamar County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Aldora
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Hill
    • Meansville [Pike County]
    • The Rock [Upson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Rock
      • The Rock [Upson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Aldora
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for The Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for The Rock:
      • Topeka Junction
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Rock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for The Rock<7>
    • Orchard Hill [Spalding County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orchard Hill
      • Orchard Hill [Spalding County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Aldora
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orchard Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orchard Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orchard Hill<7>
    • Yatesville [Upson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yatesville
      • Yatesville [Upson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Aldora
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yatesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yatesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yatesville<7>

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 Aldora. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aldora.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aldora. 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 Aldora.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aldora ...

Looking for more information about Aldora? 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 Aldora, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Aldora.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Lamar County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Lamar, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aldora.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aldora - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Aldora, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aldora) 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 Aldora. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aldora

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aldora. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0509, Longitude: -84.1760       In this case, the coordinates for Aldora have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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