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Welcome to Atco ...
The location of Atco has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Atco is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Atco lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Atco (for example, toward Gaylesville (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Telephone area codes for Atco: (470)<4>, (678) & (770).
Websites for Atco ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.barrowchamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Atco, the following might be of interest:
Communities Also Named Atco ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Atco - they are located in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atco.
Communities near Atco ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Atco.
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 Atco. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atco.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atco. 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 Atco.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atco. See our Newspapers Page for Atco.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atco ...
Looking for more information about Atco? 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 Atco, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Atco.
Adding Atco to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Atco 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 Atco was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1915.
We also found Atco on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Georgia (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Atco on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atco. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Bartow County: www.bartowga.org/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022