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Welcome to Carnes Creek ...

Carnes Creek is located in Stephens County<1>.

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

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

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Carnes Creek for more information about variations on the name of Carnes Creek.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Carnes Creek has a population of 601 people<3> (see below for details).

Carnes Creek is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Carnes Creek: (706) and (762)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Carnes Creek had an population of 601 people. This is an increase of 4.16% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.09% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Carnes Creek had a population of 577 people.

With a 2010 count of 577 people, the population of Carnes Creek increased 6.65% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 541 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Carnes Creek.

Communities near Carnes Creek ...

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

  • Jarrett [Stephens County]
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    • Jarrett [Stephens County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Carnes Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,974 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarrett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Baldwin [Banks County]
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    • Baldwin [Banks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Carnes Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,414 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwin<7>
  • Westminster [Oconee County]
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    • Westminster [Oconee County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Carnes Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,591 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westminster<7>
  • Alto [Habersham County]
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    • Alto [Habersham County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Carnes Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,198 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alto<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cromers [Franklin County]
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      • Cromers [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Carnes Creek
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cromers have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hills [Habersham County]
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      • Hills [Habersham County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the west of Carnes Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Avalon [Stephens County]
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      • Avalon [Stephens County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Carnes Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 215 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avalon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Canon [Franklin County]
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      • Canon [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Carnes Creek
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 71 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canon<7>
    • Eastanollee [Stephens County]
    • Toccoa Falls [Stephens County]
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      • Toccoa Falls [Stephens County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Carnes Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toccoa Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toccoa Falls
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toccoa Falls<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carnes Creek ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Stephens County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Carnes Creek. 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 Stephens, 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 Carnes Creek.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carnes Creek - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carnes Creek) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carnes Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5373, Longitude: -83.3285       In this case, the coordinates for Carnes Creek 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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