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Welcome to Apple Valley ...

Apple Valley is located in Jackson County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Apple Valley: Apple Vly. (or less commonly used: Apple Vally. or Apple Vlly.)

Apple Valley is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Apple Valley: (706) & (762)<4>

Websites for Apple Valley ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.jacksoncountyga.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Apple Valley, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Apple Valley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Apple Valley: This one is located in Jackson County and the other is located in Richmond County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 10 communities that are also named Apple Valley - they are located in California, Idaho, Illinois, Minnesota, North Dakota, Oregon, South Carolina and Utah (2).

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

Communities near Apple Valley ...

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

  • Athens [Clarke County]
  • Gainesville Mills [Hall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville Mills
    • Gainesville Mills [Hall County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Apple Valley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,232 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gainesville Mills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesville Mills
  • Dalton [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dalton
    • Dalton [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Apple Valley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dalton
  • Winder [Barrow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winder
    • Winder [Barrow County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Apple Valley
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,273 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winder have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winder
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winder<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dry Pond [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dry Pond
      • Dry Pond [Jackson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Apple Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,881 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dry Pond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dry Pond
    • Braselton [Barrow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Braselton
      • Braselton [Barrow County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Apple Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Braselton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Braselton<6>
    • Jefferson [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
      • Jefferson [Jackson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Apple Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,490 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson<6>
    • Commerce [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commerce
      • Commerce [Jackson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Apple Valley
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,328 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commerce
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Commerce<6>
    • Madison Springs [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison Springs
      • Madison Springs [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Apple Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Madison Springs:
      • Alexanderville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison Springs
    • Cleveland Station [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cleveland Station
      • Cleveland Station [Clarke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Apple Valley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,165 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cleveland Station have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland Station

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Apple Valley ...

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

Adding Apple Valley to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Apple Valley 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 Apple Valley was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1883.

We also found Apple Valley in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Jackson County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Apple Valley. 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 Jackson, 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 Apple Valley - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Apple Valley) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Apple Valley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1587, Longitude: -83.5093       In this case, the coordinates for Apple Valley 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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