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Welcome to Black Forest ...

Black Forest is located in Paulding County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Black Forest: Black Frst.

Black Forest is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Black Forest is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).

Communities Also Named Black Forest ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Black Forest - they are located in California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Black Forest ...

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

  • South Fulton [Fulton County]
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    • South Fulton [Fulton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Black Forest
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  • Marietta [Cobb County]
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    • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Black Forest
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<6>
  • Smyrna [Cobb County]
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    • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Black Forest
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<6>
  • Kennesaw [Cobb County]
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    • Kennesaw [Cobb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Black Forest
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County]
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      • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Black Forest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,077 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Douglasville [Douglas County]
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      • Douglasville [Douglas County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Black Forest
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,036 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Douglasville<6>
    • Pontevedra [Fulton County]
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      • Pontevedra [Fulton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Black Forest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pontevedra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Union City [Fulton County]
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      • Union City [Fulton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Black Forest
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<6>
    • Villa Rica [Carroll County]
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      • Villa Rica [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Black Forest
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,795 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Villa Rica<6>
    • Powder Springs [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Powder Springs
      • Powder Springs [Cobb County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Black Forest
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,801 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Powder Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Powder Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Powder Springs<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Black Forest ...

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

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About Paulding County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Paulding County: www.paulding.gov/

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 Paulding, 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 Black Forest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Black Forest, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<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- Black Forest) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Black Forest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7940, Longitude: -84.8052       In this case, the coordinates for Black Forest 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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