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Welcome to Doraville ...

The city of Doraville is located in DeKalb County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Doraville has a population of 10,263 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Doraville.

Doraville is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Doraville is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).

The ZIP code for Doraville: 30340<5>

Websites for Doraville ...

Junior League:   www.jldekalb.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Doraville had an population of 10,263 people. This is an increase of 23.21% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Doraville had a population of 8,330 people. This makes Doraville the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Doraville represents 0.09% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 90th most populous community.

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

Communities Also Named Doraville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Doraville - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Doraville ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Doraville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<7>
  • Roswell [Fulton County]
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    • Roswell [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Doraville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roswell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roswell<7>
  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
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    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Doraville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johns Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek<7>
  • Alpharetta [Fulton County]
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    • Alpharetta [Fulton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Doraville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,897 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpharetta<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marietta [Cobb County]
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      • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Doraville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<7>
    • Smyrna [Cobb County]
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      • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the west of Doraville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<7>
    • Stonecrest [DeKalb County]
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      • Stonecrest [DeKalb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Doraville
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    • Milton [Fulton County]
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      • Milton [Fulton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of Doraville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,037 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<7>
    • East Point [Fulton County]
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      • East Point [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of Doraville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,042 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Point<7>
    • Woodstock [Cherokee County]
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      • Woodstock [Cherokee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Doraville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock<7>

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 Doraville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Doraville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Doraville ...

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

Adding Doraville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Doraville 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 Doraville was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1883.

We also found Doraville in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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About DeKalb County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County: www.co.dekalb.ga.us/

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 DeKalb, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Doraville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Doraville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Doraville, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>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 Doraville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Doraville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Doraville) 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 Doraville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from DoravilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Doraville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9083, Longitude: -84.2738    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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