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Welcome to Atlanta Junction ...

Atlanta Junction is located in Floyd County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Atlanta Junction: Atlanta Jct. (or less commonly used: Atlanta Jctn.)

Atlanta Junction is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Atlanta Junction (for example, toward Gaylesville (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Telephone area codes for Atlanta Junction: (706) & (762)<3>

Communities near Atlanta Junction ...

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

  • Rome [Floyd County]
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    • Rome [Floyd County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Atlanta Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,764 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rome<5>
  • Ligon [Bartow County] - Historic
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    • Ligon [Bartow County] was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Atlanta Junction
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,810 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ligon have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Cedartown [Polk County]
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    • Cedartown [Polk County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Atlanta Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,980 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedartown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedartown<5>
  • Adairsville [Bartow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adairsville
    • Adairsville [Bartow County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Atlanta Junction
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,053 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adairsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adairsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rockmart [Polk County]
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      • Rockmart [Polk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Atlanta Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,492 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockmart have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockmart
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockmart<5>
    • Euharlee [Bartow County]
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      • Euharlee [Bartow County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Atlanta Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,421 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Euharlee<5>
    • Seney [Polk County]
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      • Seney [Polk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Atlanta Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,412 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seney have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Summerville Park [Floyd County]
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      • Summerville Park [Floyd County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Atlanta Junction
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,243 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerville Park have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerville Park
    • Aragon [Polk County]
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      • Aragon [Polk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Atlanta Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,374 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aragon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aragon<5>
    • Cave Spring [Floyd County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cave Spring
      • Cave Spring [Floyd County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Atlanta Junction
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cave Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cave Spring<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 Atlanta Junction. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atlanta Junction.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atlanta Junction ...

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

Adding Atlanta Junction to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Atlanta Junction 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 Atlanta Junction was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.

We also found Atlanta Junction on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Floyd County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcountyga.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 Floyd, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atlanta Junction - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atlanta Junction) 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 Atlanta Junction. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Atlanta JunctionOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlanta Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2145, Longitude: -85.1831    
<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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