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Welcome to Dickey ...

So far, we have found very little information about Dickey. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Dickey to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Dickey, please Contact Us.


Dickey would have been located within present day Walker County.

The location of Dickey has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Dickey is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Dickey was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

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

Dickey would have been located in the (706) and (762)<4> area codes.

Communities Also Named Dickey ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Dickey: This one is located in Walker County and the other is located in Calhoun County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 12 communities that are also named Dickey - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Mississippi, North Dakota and Pennsylvania (2).

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

Websites for Dickey ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.walkercochamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Dickey, the following might be of interest:

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 Dickey. 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 Dickey. 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 Dickey.

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

Communities near Dickey ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Chattanooga   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the North (N) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

East Ridge   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

East Brainerd   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the East (E) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Middle Valley Estates   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Red Bank   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Collegedale   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Dickey

Located in Catoosa County

Signal Mountain   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Signal Terrace   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Milbro Heights   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the East (E) of Dickey

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Walker County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.ga.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Dickey, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>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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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dickey - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).

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<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 from Point A (ie- Dickey) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dickey. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9720, Longitude: -85.3322     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Dickey have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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