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Welcome to Castlegate ...

Castlegate is located in Clayton County<1>.

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

Castlegate is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area Codes for Castlegate: (470)<4>, (678) & (770)

Communities Also Named Castlegate ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Castlegate: This one is located in Clayton County and the other is located in Bibb County.

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

Communities near Castlegate ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlanta
    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Castlegate
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<6>
  • South Fulton [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Fulton
    • South Fulton [Fulton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Castlegate
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Fulton
  • Peachtree City [Fayette County]
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    • Peachtree City [Fayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Castlegate
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,763 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peachtree City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peachtree City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peachtree City<6>
  • East Point [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Point
    • East Point [Fulton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Castlegate
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Point<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stockbridge [Henry County]
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      • Stockbridge [Henry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Castlegate
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockbridge<6>
    • Stockbridge North [Henry County]
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      • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Castlegate
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,904 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge North have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge North
    • Pontevedra [Fulton County]
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      • Pontevedra [Fulton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Castlegate
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pontevedra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontevedra
    • Decatur [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
      • Decatur [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Castlegate
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,655 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<6>
    • Union City [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union City
      • Union City [Fulton County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Castlegate
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<6>
    • Foreston Place [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foreston Place
      • Foreston Place [Fayette County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Castlegate
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreston Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreston Place

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Castlegate ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Clayton County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clayton County: www.co.clayton.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 Clayton, 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 Castlegate - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Castlegate, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Castlegate) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Castlegate. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5893, Longitude: -84.4566       In this case, the coordinates for Castlegate 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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