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Welcome to Cave Spring ...

The city of Cave Spring is located in Floyd County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Cave Spring: Cave Spg. (or less commonly used: Cave Spng. or Cave Sprng.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Cave Spring has a population of 1,072 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Cave Spring is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

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

The ZIP code for Cave Spring: 30124<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cave Spring had an population of 1,072 people. This is a decrease of 10.67% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.95% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cave Spring had a population of 1,200 people. This makes Cave Spring the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Cave Spring represents 0.01% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 273rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,200 people, the population of Cave Spring increased 23.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 975 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Cave Spring.

Communities Also Named Cave Spring ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Cave Spring - they are located in Alabama (5), Arkansas, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Missouri, Tennessee (2) and Virginia.

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

Communities near Cave Spring ...

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

  • Rome [Floyd County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rome
    • Rome [Floyd County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Cave Spring
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,764 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rome<7>
  • Ligon [Bartow County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ligon
    • Ligon [Bartow County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Cave Spring
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,810 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ligon have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Cedartown [Polk County]
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    • Cedartown [Polk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Cave Spring
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,980 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedartown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedartown<7>
  • Rockmart [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockmart
    • Rockmart [Polk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Cave Spring
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,492 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockmart have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockmart
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockmart<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Seney [Polk County]
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      • Seney [Polk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Cave Spring
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,412 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seney have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seney
    • Summerville Park [Floyd County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerville Park
      • Summerville Park [Floyd County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Cave Spring
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,243 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerville Park have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerville Park
    • Centre [Cherokee County]
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      • Centre [Cherokee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Cave Spring
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,616 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre<7>
    • Chiaha [Floyd County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chiaha
      • Chiaha [Floyd County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Cave Spring
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,256 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chiaha have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
      • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Cave Spring
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,829 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Bluff<7>
    • Aragon [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aragon
      • Aragon [Polk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Cave Spring
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,374 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aragon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aragon<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 Cave Spring. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cave Spring.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cave Spring ...

Looking for more information about Cave Spring? 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 Cave Spring, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cave Spring.

Adding Cave Spring to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Cave Spring 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 Cave Spring was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1855.

We also found Cave Spring in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Georgia

About Floyd County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcountyga.org/

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 Floyd, 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 Cave Spring.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cave Spring - 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 Cave Spring). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cave Spring 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Cave Spring) 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 Cave Spring. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cave SpringOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cave Spring. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1079, Longitude: -85.3386    
<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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