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Welcome to Almon ...

Almon is located in Newton County<1>.

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

Almon is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area Codes for Almon: (470)<4>, (678) and (770)

Communities Also Named Almon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Almon - they are located in Minnesota, Missouri and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Almon ...

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

  • Stonecrest [DeKalb County]
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    • Stonecrest [DeKalb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Almon
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  • Milstead [Rockdale County]
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    • Milstead [Rockdale County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Almon
    • Estimated population in 2018: 39,217 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milstead
  • Stockbridge [Henry County]
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    • Stockbridge [Henry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Almon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,125 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockbridge<6>
  • Stockbridge North [Henry County]
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    • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Almon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge North have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McDonough [Henry County]
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      • McDonough [Henry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Almon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,582 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McDonough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McDonough<6>
    • Snellville [Gwinnett County]
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      • Snellville [Gwinnett County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Almon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,185 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snellville<6>
    • Conyers [Rockdale County]
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      • Conyers [Rockdale County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Almon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,107 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conyers<6>
    • Covington [Newton County]
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      • Covington [Newton County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the southeast of Almon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,386 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<6>
    • Monroe [Walton County]
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      • Monroe [Walton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Almon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,979 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe<6>
    • Loganville [Walton County]
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      • Loganville [Walton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Almon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,310 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loganville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loganville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loganville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almon ...

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

Adding Almon to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Almon 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 Almon was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.

We also found Almon on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Newton County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Newton County: www.co.newton.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 Newton, 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 Almon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Almon, 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Almon) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6193, Longitude: -83.9221       In this case, the coordinates for Almon 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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