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Cedartown, Georgia

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Welcome to Cedartown ...

The city of Cedartown is located in Polk County and is the County Seat for Polk County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Cedartown has a population of 9,939 people<1> (see below for details).

Cedartown is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area Codes for Cedartown: (470)<3>, (678) and (770)

The ZIP code for Cedartown: 30125<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cedartown had a population of 9,750 people (or 23.51% of the total population of Polk County). This makes Cedartown the county's most populous community.

The population of Cedartown represents 0.1% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 78th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 9,750 people, the population of Cedartown increased 2.96% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 9,470 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Cedartown had an population of 9,939 people. This is an increase of 1.94% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.95% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Cedartown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Cedartown and not the distance if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Aragon   [Map]   1,252   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Braswell   [Map]   383   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Braswell   [Map]   ---   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Buchanan   [Map]   1,158   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cave Spring   [Map]   1,141   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Esom Hill   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Cedartown.

Communities Also Named Cedartown ...

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

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cedartown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cedartown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cedartown. Our list includes 9 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cedartown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cedartown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cedartown.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cedartown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Of the area codes for Cedartown, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.

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<4>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 Cedartown). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cedartown or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cedartown) 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 Cedartown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cedartown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cedartown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0145, Longitude: -85.2546     [Map].

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