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Welcome to Antioch ...

Antioch is located in Rabun County<1>.

Antioch is 1,770 feet [539 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Antioch: (706) & (762)<3>

Communities Also Named Antioch ...

While we believe that this Antioch is located in Rabun County, we know of another 8 Georgia communities named Antioch. Those communities are located in the following counties: Campbell, Harris, Meriwether, Polk, Stewart, Thomas, Troup and Twiggs County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 95 communities that are also named Antioch - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas (6), California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana (4), Kansas (2), Kentucky (5), Louisiana (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (2), Nebraska, North Carolina (6), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, South Carolina (6), Tennessee (13), Texas (11), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (3).

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

Communities near Antioch ...

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

  • Walhalla [Oconee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walhalla
    • Walhalla [Oconee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,472 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walhalla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walhalla<5>
  • Jarrett [Stephens County]
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    • Jarrett [Stephens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,974 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarrett have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jarrett
  • Westminster [Oconee County]
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    • Westminster [Oconee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,591 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westminster
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<5>
  • Highlands [Jackson County]
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    • Highlands [Jackson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Antioch
    • Estimated population in 2019: 982 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highlands have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highlands
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highlands<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tiger [Rabun County]
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      • Tiger [Rabun County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 496 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiger have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tiger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tiger<5>
    • West Union [Oconee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Union
      • West Union [Oconee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 334 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Union
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Union<5>
    • Salem [Oconee County]
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      • Salem [Oconee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Antioch
      • Estimated population in 2019: 152 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
    • Clayton [Rabun County]
    • Mountain City [Rabun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain City
      • Mountain City [Rabun County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Antioch
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain City<5>
    • Sky Valley [Rabun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sky Valley
      • Sky Valley [Rabun County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Antioch
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sky Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sky Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sky Valley<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 Antioch. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Antioch.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antioch ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Rabun, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Antioch - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<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 from Point A (ie- Antioch) 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 Antioch. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Antioch

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Antioch. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8912, Longitude: -83.2990    
<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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