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Welcome to Dalton ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Dalton has a population of 33,665 people<2> (see below for details).
Dalton is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Dalton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Dalton: (706) & (762)<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Dalton had an population of 33,665 people. This is an increase of 1.62% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.61% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Dalton had a population of 33,128 people (which is 117.81% of the total population of Madison County).
The population of Dalton represents 0.34% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).
With a 2010 count of 33,128 people, the population of Dalton increased 18.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 27,912 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Dalton.
Communities Also Named Dalton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Dalton: This one is located in Madison County and the other is located in Whitfield County.
Beyond Georgia, there are 27 communities that are also named Dalton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina (2), Texas (2), Utah (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dalton.
Communities near Dalton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dalton.
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 Dalton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dalton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dalton. 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 Dalton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dalton. See our Newspapers Page for Dalton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dalton ...
Looking for more information about Dalton? 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 Dalton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dalton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dalton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Madison County: www.madisonco.us/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Jun 2021