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Welcome to Blacksville ...

Blacksville is located in Henry County<1>.

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

Blacksville is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Blacksville: (470)<4>, (678) & (770).

Websites for Blacksville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.henrycounty.com/

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

Communities Also Named Blacksville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Blacksville - they are located in Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Blacksville ...

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

  • Stonecrest [DeKalb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonecrest
    • Stonecrest [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Blacksville
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonecrest
  • Milstead [Rockdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milstead
    • Milstead [Rockdale County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Blacksville
    • Estimated population in 2018: 39,217 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milstead
  • Stockbridge [Henry County]
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    • Stockbridge [Henry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Blacksville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,125 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockbridge<6>
  • Stockbridge North [Henry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockbridge North
    • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Blacksville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge North have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge North
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Griffin [Spalding County]
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      • Griffin [Spalding County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Blacksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,665 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Griffin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Griffin<6>
    • Forest Park [Clayton County]
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      • Forest Park [Clayton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Blacksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,871 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Park<6>
    • Fayetteville [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayetteville
      • Fayetteville [Fayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Blacksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,328 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<6>
    • Kings Forest [Clayton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kings Forest
      • Kings Forest [Clayton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Blacksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,949 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kings Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Forest
    • Windermere Woods [Clayton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windermere Woods
      • Windermere Woods [Clayton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Blacksville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,937 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windermere Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windermere Woods
    • Conyers [Rockdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conyers
      • Conyers [Rockdale County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Blacksville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,107 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conyers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Conyers<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 Blacksville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blacksville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blacksville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Henry County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Henry County: www.co.henry.ga.us/

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 Henry, 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 Blacksville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Blacksville, 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Blacksville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Blacksville. 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 BlacksvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blacksville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4337, Longitude: -84.1488       In this case, the coordinates for Blacksville 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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