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Welcome to Burkshire ...

Burkshire is located in Clayton County<1>.

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

Burkshire is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

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

Communities near Burkshire ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Burkshire
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<6>
  • South Fulton [Fulton County]
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    • South Fulton [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Burkshire
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  • Brookhaven [DeKalb County]
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    • Brookhaven [DeKalb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Burkshire
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  • Stonecrest [DeKalb County]
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    • Stonecrest [DeKalb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Burkshire
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    • Milstead [Rockdale County]
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      • Milstead [Rockdale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Burkshire
      • 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.
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    • Tucker [DeKalb County]
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      • Tucker [DeKalb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Burkshire
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tucker 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 Tucker<6>
    • East Point [Fulton County]
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      • East Point [Fulton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Burkshire
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,042 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Point<6>
    • Chamblee [DeKalb County]
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      • Chamblee [DeKalb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Burkshire
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,842 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chamblee<6>
    • Stockbridge [Henry County]
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      • Stockbridge [Henry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Burkshire
      • 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]
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      • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Burkshire
      • 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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Burkshire ...

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

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About Clayton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clayton County: www.co.clayton.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 Clayton, 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 Burkshire - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Burkshire, 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- Burkshire) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Burkshire. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6168, Longitude: -84.3055       In this case, the coordinates for Burkshire 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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