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Welcome to Allatoona ...

Allatoona is located in Bartow County<1>.

Allatoona is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Allatoona is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<3>, (678) and (770).

Websites for Allatoona ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.barrowchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Allatoona, the following might be of interest:

Adding Allatoona to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Allatoona was

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

Communities near Allatoona ...

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

  • Marietta [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marietta
    • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Allatoona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<5>
  • Smyrna [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
    • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Allatoona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<5>
  • Kennesaw [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw
    • Kennesaw [Cobb County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Allatoona
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw<5>
  • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw Acres
    • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Allatoona
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,077 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw Acres
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Woodstock [Cherokee County]
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      • Woodstock [Cherokee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Allatoona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<5>
    • Canton [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canton
      • Canton [Cherokee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Allatoona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,347 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton<5>
    • Acworth [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acworth
      • Acworth [Cobb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Allatoona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,726 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Acworth<5>
    • Cartersville [Bartow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cartersville
      • Cartersville [Bartow County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Allatoona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,037 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cartersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cartersville<5>
    • Noonday [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Noonday
      • Noonday [Cobb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Allatoona
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,592 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noonday have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noonday
    • Holly Springs [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Springs
      • Holly Springs [Cherokee County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Allatoona
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,506 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Springs<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allatoona ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Georgia

About Bartow County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bartow County: www.bartowga.org/

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 Bartow, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allatoona - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Of the area codes for Allatoona, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Allatoona) 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 Allatoona. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AllatoonaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allatoona. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1087, Longitude: -84.7122    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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