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Welcome to Dahlonega ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Dahlonega has a population of 7,305 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Dahlonega.
Dahlonega is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Dahlonega lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Dahlonega: (706) & (762)<4>
The ZIP codes for Dahlonega: 30533, 30597<5>
Websites for Dahlonega ...
Official Website: www.cityofdahlonega.com/
Chamber of Commerce: www.dahlonega.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dahlonega had an population of 7,305 people. This is an increase of 39.36% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dahlonega had a population of 5,242 people (which is 17.49% of the total population of Lumpkin County). This makes Dahlonega the county's most populous community.
The population of Dahlonega represents 0.05% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 119th most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dahlonega.
Adding Dahlonega to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Dahlonega 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 Dahlonega was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Dahlonega on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Dahlonega on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Dahlonega ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Dahlonega - it's located in Iowa.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dahlonega.
Communities near Dahlonega ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dahlonega.
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 Dahlonega. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dahlonega.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dahlonega. 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 Dahlonega.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dahlonega. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Dahlonega.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dahlonega ...
Looking for more information about Dahlonega? 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 Dahlonega, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Dahlonega.
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The official website for Dahlonega: www.cityofdahlonega.com/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Oct 2021