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Welcome to Amos Ford ...

Amos Ford is located in Habersham County<1>.

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

Amos Ford is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Amos Ford: (706) and (762)<4>

Communities near Amos Ford ...

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

  • Willow [Lumpkin County] - Historic
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    • Willow [Lumpkin County] was located 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Amos Ford
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 15,138 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Baldwin [Banks County]
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    • Baldwin [Banks County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Amos Ford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,414 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwin<6>
  • Hargrove [Hall County]
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    • Hargrove [Hall County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Amos Ford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,371 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hargrove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hargrove
  • Alto [Habersham County]
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    • Alto [Habersham County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Amos Ford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,198 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alto<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Naguchee [White County] - Historic
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      • Naguchee [White County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Amos Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Naguchee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Carnes Creek [Stephens County]
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      • Carnes Creek [Stephens County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Amos Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carnes Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carnes Creek
    • Hills [Habersham County]
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      • Hills [Habersham County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Amos Ford
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hills
    • Mauldins [Habersham County] - Historic
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      • Mauldins [Habersham County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Amos Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 225 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mauldins have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Surf Side Club Estates [Hall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Surf Side Club Estates
      • Surf Side Club Estates [Hall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Amos Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Surf Side Club Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Surf Side Club Estates
    • The Bluffs [Hall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Bluffs
      • The Bluffs [Hall County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Amos Ford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 92 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for The Bluffs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Bluffs

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Amos Ford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Habersham County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Habersham County: www.co.habersham.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 Habersham, 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 Amos Ford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<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- Amos Ford) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Amos Ford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6070, Longitude: -83.6463       In this case, the coordinates for Amos Ford 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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