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Welcome to Alpharetta ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alpharetta has a population of 65,799 people<1> (see below for details).
Alpharetta is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Alpharetta lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area Codes for Alpharetta: (470)<3>, (678) and (770)
The ZIP codes for Alpharetta: 30004-30005, 30009, 30022-30023<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alpharetta had a population of 57,551 people (or 6.25% of the total population of Fulton County). This makes Alpharetta the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Alpharetta represents 0.59% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 57,551 people, the population of Alpharetta increased 65.12% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 34,854 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alpharetta had an population of 65,799 people. This is an increase of 14.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 88.78% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alpharetta.
Communities near Alpharetta ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Alpharetta and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alpharetta.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alpharetta:
Websites for Alpharetta ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alpharetta ...
Looking for more information about Alpharetta? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Alpharetta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alpharetta.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Alpharetta: www.alpharetta.ga.us/
The official website for Fulton County: www.co.fulton.ga.us/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019