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Welcome to Coosa ...

Coosa is located in Floyd County<1>.

Coosa is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Coosa: (706) and (762)<3>

The ZIP code for Coosa: 30129<4>

Adding Coosa to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Coosa 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 Coosa was

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

Communities Also Named Coosa ...

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

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

Communities near Coosa ...

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

  • Rome [Floyd County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rome
    • Rome [Floyd County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Coosa
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,764 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rome
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rome<6>
  • Cedartown [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedartown
    • Cedartown [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Coosa
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,980 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedartown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedartown<6>
  • Seney [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seney
    • Seney [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Coosa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,412 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seney have been provided by the GNIS.<7> 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Coosa
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,243 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerville Park have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerville Park
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Summerville [Chattooga County]
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      • Summerville [Chattooga County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Coosa
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,238 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerville<6>
    • Centre [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centre
      • Centre [Cherokee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Coosa
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,616 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centre have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centre
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centre<6>
    • Chiaha [Floyd County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chiaha
      • Chiaha [Floyd County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Coosa
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,256 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chiaha have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Trion [Chattooga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trion
      • Trion [Chattooga County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Coosa
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,905 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trion<6>
    • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Bluff
      • Cedar Bluff [Cherokee County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Coosa
      • 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.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cedar Bluff<6>
    • Cave Spring [Floyd County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cave Spring
      • Cave Spring [Floyd County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of Coosa
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,074 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cave Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cave Spring<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 Coosa. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Coosa.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Coosa ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Floyd County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Coosa. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Coosa - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<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 community (such as Coosa). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Coosa or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Coosa) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Coosa. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from CoosaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Coosa. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2581, Longitude: -85.3435    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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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