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Barkers Crossroads, Georgia

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Welcome to Barkers Crossroads ...

Barkers Crossroads is located in Heard County.

A typical abbreviation for Barkers Crossroads: Barkers Xrds.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Barkers Crossroads for more information about variations on the name of Barkers Crossroads.

Barkers Crossroads is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Area codes for Barkers Crossroads: (706) and (762)<2>

Communities near Barkers Crossroads ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Barkers Crossroads and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Ranburne (AL)   [Map]   407   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Roanoke (AL)   [Map]   5,984   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Wedowee (AL)   [Map]   806   W   18 miles [29 km]
Bowdon   [Map]   2,097   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   26,562   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Centralhatchee   [Map]   389   E   3 miles [4.8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Barkers Crossroads ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Barkers Crossroads - it's located in Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Barkers Crossroads. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Barkers Crossroads. 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 Barkers Crossroads.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Barkers Crossroads:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Barkers Crossroads ...

Looking for more information about Barkers Crossroads? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Barkers Crossroads? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Barkers Crossroads, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Barkers Crossroads.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Barkers Crossroads. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Barkers Crossroads - 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). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Barkers Crossroads.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Barkers Crossroads. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Barkers Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Barkers Crossroads. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3740, Longitude: -85.1711     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Barkers Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Barkers Crossroads.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Barkers Crossroads.