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Welcome to Boulder Creek ...

Boulder Creek is located in Fulton County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Boulder Creek: Boulder Crk. (or less commonly used: Boulder Ck. or Boulder Cr.)

Boulder Creek is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Boulder Creek and travel west, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

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

Communities Also Named Boulder Creek ...

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

Communities near Boulder Creek ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Boulder Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<6>
  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
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    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Boulder Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johns Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek<6>
  • Alpharetta [Fulton County]
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    • Alpharetta [Fulton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Boulder Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,897 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpharetta<6>
  • Marietta [Cobb County]
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    • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Boulder Creek
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Smyrna [Cobb County]
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      • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Boulder Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<6>
    • Brookhaven [DeKalb County]
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      • Brookhaven [DeKalb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Boulder Creek
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    • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County]
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      • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Boulder Creek
      • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunwoody West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Peachtree Corners [Gwinnett County]
    • Milton [Fulton County]
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      • Milton [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Boulder Creek
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,037 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<6>
    • Tucker [DeKalb County]
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      • Tucker [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Boulder Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tucker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tucker<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 Boulder Creek. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Boulder Creek.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Boulder Creek ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fulton County: www.co.fulton.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 Fulton, 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 Boulder Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Boulder Creek, 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- Boulder Creek) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Boulder Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0118, Longitude: -84.3983       In this case, the coordinates for Boulder Creek 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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