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Welcome to Blalock ...

Blalock is located in Rabun County<1>.

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

Blalock is 1,990 feet [607 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Blalock: (706) & (762)<4>

Adding Blalock to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Blalock 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 Blalock was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Blalock on a map titled .

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

Communities Also Named Blalock ...

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

Beyond Georgia, there are 4 communities that are also named Blalock - they are located in Alabama, Ontario and Oregon.

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

Communities near Blalock ...

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

  • Jacksonville [Towns County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jacksonville
    • Jacksonville [Towns County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Blalock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,239 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jacksonville
  • Clayton [Rabun County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clayton
    • Clayton [Rabun County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Blalock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,103 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clayton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<6>
  • Clarkesville [Habersham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarkesville
    • Clarkesville [Habersham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Blalock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,843 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkesville<6>
  • Young Harris [Towns County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Young Harris
    • Young Harris [Towns County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Blalock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,668 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Young Harris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Young Harris
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Young Harris<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Naguchee [White County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Naguchee
      • Naguchee [White County] was located 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Blalock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Naguchee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Mountain City [Rabun County]
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      • Mountain City [Rabun County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Blalock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,113 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain City<6>
    • Hiawassee [Towns County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hiawassee
      • Hiawassee [Towns County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Blalock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 917 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hiawassee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hiawassee<6>
    • Helen [White County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helen
      • Helen [White County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Blalock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 559 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helen<6>
    • Tiger [Rabun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tiger
      • Tiger [Rabun County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Blalock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 418 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tiger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tiger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tiger<6>
    • Dillard [Rabun County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillard
      • Dillard [Rabun County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Blalock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 373 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dillard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillard<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 Blalock. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Blalock.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Blalock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Georgia

About Rabun County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Rabun, 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 Blalock - 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 '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- Blalock) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Blalock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8931, Longitude: -83.5135       In this case, the coordinates for Blalock 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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