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Welcome to Carroll ...

Carroll is located in Carroll County<1>.

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

Carroll is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

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

Communities Also Named Carroll ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Carroll - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana (2), Maine, Manitoba, Maryland, Mississippi, Montana (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Carroll ...

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

  • Villa Rica [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villa Rica
    • Villa Rica [Carroll County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Carroll
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,795 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villa Rica
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Villa Rica<6>
  • Bremen [Haralson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bremen
    • Bremen [Haralson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Carroll
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,818 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremen<6>
  • Temple [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Temple
    • Temple [Carroll County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Carroll
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,044 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temple
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple<6>
  • Hart Town [Carroll County]
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    • Hart Town [Carroll County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Carroll
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,437 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hart Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hart Town
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Tyus [Carroll County]
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      • Tyus [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Carroll
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,525 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyus
    • Chattahoochee Hills [Fulton County]
    • Tallapoosa [Haralson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallapoosa
      • Tallapoosa [Haralson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Carroll
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallapoosa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallapoosa<6>
    • Bowdon Junction [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowdon Junction
      • Bowdon Junction [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Carroll
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,100 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowdon Junction
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowdon Junction<6>
    • Bowdon [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowdon
      • Bowdon [Carroll County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Carroll
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,089 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowdon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowdon<6>
    • Mount Zion [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Zion
      • Mount Zion [Carroll County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Carroll
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,888 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Zion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Zion<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 Carroll. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Carroll.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carroll ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Carroll County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carroll County: www.carrollcountyga.com/

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 Carroll, 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 Carroll - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Carroll, 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- Carroll) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carroll. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5834, Longitude: -85.0499       In this case, the coordinates for Carroll 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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