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(Gordon County)

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Welcome to Audubon ...

Audubon is located in Gordon County<1>.

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

Audubon is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Audubon: (706) and (762)<4>

Websites for Audubon ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.gordonchamber.org/

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

Communities Also Named Audubon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Audubon: This one is located in Gordon County and the other is located in Dougherty County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 12 communities that are also named Audubon - they are located in Florida, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Texas.

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

Communities near Audubon ...

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

  • Dalton [Whitfield County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dalton
    • Dalton [Whitfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Audubon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,368 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dalton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dalton<6>
  • Calhoun [Gordon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun
    • Calhoun [Gordon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Audubon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,572 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calhoun<6>
  • Calhoun Ferry [Gordon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun Ferry
    • Calhoun Ferry [Gordon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Audubon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calhoun Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun Ferry
  • Villanow [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villanow
    • Villanow [Walker County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Audubon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,058 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villanow
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Adairsville [Bartow County]
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      • Adairsville [Bartow County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Audubon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,053 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adairsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adairsville<6>
    • Soapstick [Gordon County]
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      • Soapstick [Gordon County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the west of Audubon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soapstick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soapstick
    • Chatsworth [Murray County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chatsworth
      • Chatsworth [Murray County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of Audubon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,249 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chatsworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chatsworth<6>
    • Hinton [Pickens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hinton
      • Hinton [Pickens County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Audubon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,223 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinton
    • Sonoraville [Gordon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sonoraville
      • Sonoraville [Gordon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Audubon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,148 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sonoraville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sonoraville
    • Union Point [Whitfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Point
      • Union Point [Whitfield County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Audubon
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,845 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Point

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Audubon ...

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

Adding Audubon to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Audubon 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 Audubon was on a map titled Map of Georgia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Audubon on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1915.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Gordon County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gordon County: www.gordoncounty.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 Gordon, 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 Audubon - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Audubon) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Audubon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5662, Longitude: -84.8191       In this case, the coordinates for Audubon 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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