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Welcome to Carnesville ...

The city of Carnesville is located in Franklin County<1> and is the County Seat for Franklin County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Carnesville has a population of 603 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Carnesville.

Carnesville is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Carnesville: (706) and (762)<4>

The ZIP code for Carnesville: 30521<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Carnesville had an population of 603 people. This is an increase of 4.51% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Carnesville had a population of 577 people. This makes Carnesville the county's 5th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Carnesville.

Adding Carnesville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Carnesville 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 Carnesville was

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

Communities Also Named Carnesville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Carnesville - it's located in Mississippi.

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

Communities near Carnesville ...

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

  • Dalton [Madison County]
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    • Dalton [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Carnesville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dalton
  • Toccoa [Stephens County]
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    • Toccoa [Stephens County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Carnesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,300 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toccoa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toccoa<7>
  • Commerce [Jackson County]
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    • Commerce [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Carnesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,328 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commerce
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Commerce<7>
  • Cornelia [Habersham County]
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    • Cornelia [Habersham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Carnesville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,799 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cornelia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cornelia<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hartwell [Hart County]
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      • Hartwell [Hart County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Carnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,446 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartwell<7>
    • Madison Springs [Madison County]
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      • Madison Springs [Madison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Carnesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,210 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Madison Springs:
      • Alexanderville
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    • Jarrett [Stephens County]
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      • Jarrett [Stephens County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Carnesville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,974 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarrett have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jarrett
    • Baldwin [Banks County]
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      • Baldwin [Banks County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Carnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,477 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwin<7>
    • Royston [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royston
      • Royston [Franklin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Carnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,562 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Royston<7>
    • Lavonia [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavonia
      • Lavonia [Franklin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Carnesville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,187 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lavonia have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lavonia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lavonia<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 Carnesville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Carnesville.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Carnesville. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Carnesville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carnesville ...

Looking for more information about Carnesville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Carnesville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Carnesville.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Carnesville. 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 Franklin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Carnesville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carnesville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Carnesville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Carnesville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Carnesville) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Carnesville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CarnesvilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carnesville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3702, Longitude: -83.2346    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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