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Calhoun Ferry, Georgia
(Gordon County)

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Welcome to Calhoun Ferry ...

Calhoun Ferry is located in Gordon County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Calhoun Ferry has a population of 17,271 people<3> (see below for details).

Calhoun Ferry is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Calhoun Ferry: (706) and (762)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Calhoun Ferry had an population of 17,271 people. This is an increase of 10.36% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 61.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Calhoun Ferry had a population of 15,650 people (or 28.36% of the total population of Gordon County).

The population of Calhoun Ferry represents 0.16% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 15,650 people, the population of Calhoun Ferry increased 46.71% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 10,667 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Calhoun Ferry.

Communities Also Named Calhoun Ferry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Calhoun Ferry: This one is located in Gordon County and the other is located in Elbert County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 3 communities that are also named Calhoun Ferry - they are located in South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Calhoun Ferry ...

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

  • Villanow [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villanow
    • Villanow [Walker County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Calhoun Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,058 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villanow
  • Buff [Gordon County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buff
    • Buff [Gordon County] was located 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Calhoun Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,522 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Fairmount [Gordon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairmount
    • Fairmount [Gordon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the east of Calhoun Ferry
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 8,225 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairmount
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairmount<7>
  • Adairsville [Bartow County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adairsville
    • Adairsville [Bartow County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Calhoun Ferry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,963 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adairsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adairsville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Soapstick [Gordon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Soapstick
      • Soapstick [Gordon County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Calhoun Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soapstick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soapstick
    • Sonoraville [Gordon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sonoraville
      • Sonoraville [Gordon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Calhoun Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,148 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sonoraville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sonoraville
    • Ranger [Gordon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranger
      • Ranger [Gordon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the east of Calhoun Ferry
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,558 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ranger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranger<7>
    • Union Point [Whitfield County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Point
      • Union Point [Whitfield County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Calhoun Ferry
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,845 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Point
    • White [Bartow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White
      • White [Bartow County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Calhoun Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White<7>
    • Funkhouser [Bartow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Funkhouser
      • Funkhouser [Bartow County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Calhoun Ferry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 450 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Funkhouser have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Funkhouser

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Calhoun Ferry ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Gordon County: www.gordoncounty.org/

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 Gordon, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Calhoun Ferry.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Calhoun Ferry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<6>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- Calhoun Ferry) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Calhoun Ferry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5104, Longitude: -84.9580       In this case, the coordinates for Calhoun Ferry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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