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Welcome to Cassandra ...

Cassandra is located in Walker County<1>.

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

Cassandra is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

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

Websites for Cassandra ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.walkercochamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Cassandra, the following might be of interest:

Adding Cassandra to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Cassandra 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 Cassandra was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Cassandra on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Cassandra ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Cassandra - they are located in Louisiana and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Cassandra ...

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

  • Chattanooga [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chattanooga
    • Chattanooga [Hamilton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Cassandra
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 184,742 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chattanooga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chattanooga<6>
  • John Ross Estates [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for John Ross Estates
    • John Ross Estates [Walker County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Cassandra
    • Estimated population in 2018: 84,310 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Ross Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on John Ross Estates
  • Newnan Springs [Catoosa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newnan Springs
    • Newnan Springs [Catoosa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Cassandra
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,581 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newnan Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newnan Springs
  • Lytle [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lytle
    • Lytle [Walker County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Cassandra
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 37,115 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lytle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lytle
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Martindale [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martindale
      • Martindale [Walker County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Cassandra
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 35,795 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martindale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martindale
    • Euthtilloga [Chattooga County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Euthtilloga
      • Euthtilloga [Chattooga County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Cassandra
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 29,011 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Euthtilloga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • East Ridge [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Ridge
      • East Ridge [Hamilton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Cassandra
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,205 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Ridge<6>
    • Villanow [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villanow
      • Villanow [Walker County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Cassandra
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,058 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villanow
    • Fort Oglethorpe [Catoosa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Oglethorpe
      • Fort Oglethorpe [Catoosa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Cassandra
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,973 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Oglethorpe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Oglethorpe<6>
    • Milbro Heights [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milbro Heights
      • Milbro Heights [Hamilton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Cassandra
      • Estimated population in 2014: 7,834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milbro Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milbro Heights

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cassandra ...

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

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About Walker County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.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 Walker, 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 Cassandra - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Cassandra) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cassandra. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7842, Longitude: -85.3980       In this case, the coordinates for Cassandra 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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