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Welcome to Atco ...

Atco is located in Bartow County<1>.

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).

Atco is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (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:

Adding Atco to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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, we also found mention of Atco elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

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

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.

  • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw Acres
    • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Atco
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,077 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw Acres
  • Acworth [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Acworth
    • Acworth [Cobb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Atco
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,818 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acworth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Acworth<6>
  • Noonday [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Noonday
    • Noonday [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Atco
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noonday have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noonday
  • Motes Hill [Cherokee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Motes Hill
    • Motes Hill [Cherokee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Atco
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,211 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Motes Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Motes Hill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Logan Trace [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan Trace
      • Logan Trace [Cobb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,880 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Logan Trace have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan Trace
    • Ligon [Bartow County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ligon
      • Ligon [Bartow County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,810 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ligon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Corbin [Bartow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corbin
      • Corbin [Bartow County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,521 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corbin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corbin
    • Country Acres [Paulding County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Country Acres
      • Country Acres [Paulding County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Atco
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 8,545 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Country Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Country Acres
    • Fairmount [Gordon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmount
      • Fairmount [Gordon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Atco
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 8,225 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmount
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmount<6>
    • Breeze Hill Estates [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Breeze Hill Estates
      • Breeze Hill Estates [Cherokee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Atco
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,638 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Breeze Hill Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Breeze Hill Estates

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Bartow County

About Georgia

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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Bartow, 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 Atco - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Atco, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<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 from Point A (ie- Atco) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atco. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1807, Longitude: -84.8199       In this case, the coordinates for Atco 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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