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Welcome to Attica ...

Attica is located in Jackson County<1>.

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

Attica is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Attica: (706) and (762)<4>

Websites for Attica ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.jacksoncountyga.com/

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

Communities Also Named Attica ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Attica - they are located in Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Saskatchewan and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Attica ...

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

  • Athens [Clarke County]
  • Winder [Barrow County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Winder
    • Winder [Barrow County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Attica
    • Estimated population for 2018: 17,029 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winder
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winder
  • Monroe [Walton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroe
    • Monroe [Walton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Attica
    • Estimated population for 2018: 13,573 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monroe
  • Jefferson [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
    • Jefferson [Jackson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Attica
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,704 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jefferson
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Braselton [Barrow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Braselton
      • Braselton [Barrow County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 11,652 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Braselton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Braselton
    • Auburn [Barrow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
      • Auburn [Barrow County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 7,614 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn
    • Commerce [Jackson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commerce
      • Commerce [Jackson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,932 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commerce
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Commerce
    • Watkinsville [Oconee County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Watkinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Watkinsville
      • Watkinsville [Oconee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,911 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Watkinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Watkinsville
    • Statham [Barrow County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Statham
      • Statham [Barrow County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,743 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Statham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Statham
    • Maysville [Banks County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maysville
      • Maysville [Banks County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Attica
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,007 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maysville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Attica ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Jackson County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Attica. 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 Attica - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Attica) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Attica. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0187, Longitude: -83.4918       In this case, the coordinates for Attica have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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