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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

Telephone area codes for Almon: (470)<4>, (678) & (770).

Adding Almon 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 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, we also found mention of Almon elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

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

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.

  • Milstead [Rockdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milstead
    • 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 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.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge North
  • Centerville [Gwinnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
    • Centerville [Gwinnett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Almon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,884 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
  • Whitehouse [Henry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehouse
    • Whitehouse [Henry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Almon
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,792 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitehouse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehouse
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Wood [Newton County]
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      • East Wood [Newton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Almon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,725 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Wood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Wood
    • Stonemont [Gwinnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonemont
      • Stonemont [Gwinnett County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Almon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,281 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonemont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonemont
    • Nicholasville [Walton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholasville
      • Nicholasville [Walton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Almon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,333 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholasville
    • East Glen [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Glen
      • East Glen [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Almon
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,451 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Glen
    • Pine Mountain [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pine Mountain
      • Pine Mountain [DeKalb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Almon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,417 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pine Mountain have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pine Mountain
    • Tunis [Henry County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunis
      • Tunis [Henry County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Almon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 910 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in 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 '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- 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).






















 

 

 

 

 


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