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Welcome to Ball Ground ...

The city of Ball Ground is located in Murray County.

Ball Ground is 740 feet [226 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Area codes for Ball Ground: (706) and (762)<2>

Communities Also Named Ball Ground ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Ball Ground: This one is located in Murray County and the other is located in Cherokee County.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ball Ground. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ball Ground. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ball Ground.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ball Ground:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ball Ground ...

Looking for more information about Ball Ground? 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.

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

Communities near Ball Ground ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Dalton   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the Northwest (NW) of Ball Ground

Located in Whitfield County

Calhoun   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Ball Ground

Located in Gordon County

Chatsworth   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Ball Ground

Ellijay   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Ball Ground

Located in Gilmer County

Eton   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Ball Ground

Resaca   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Ball Ground

Located in Gordon County

Fairmount   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Ball Ground

Located in Gordon County

East Ellijay   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Ball Ground

Located in Gilmer County

Ranger   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the South (S) of Ball Ground

Located in Gordon County

Talking Rock   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Ball Ground

Located in Pickens County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ball Ground.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ball Ground - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ball Ground) 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 Ball Ground. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ball Ground

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ball Ground. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6525, Longitude: -84.7602     [Map].

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