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Welcome to Douglasville ...

The city of Douglasville is located in Douglas County and is the County Seat for Douglas County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Douglasville has a population of 33,252 people<1> (see below for details).

Douglasville is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area Codes for Douglasville: (470)<3>, (678) & (770)

The ZIP codes for Douglasville: 30133-30135, 30154<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Douglasville had a population of 30,961 people (which is 23.38% of the total population of Douglas County). This makes Douglasville the county's most populous community.

The population of Douglasville represents 0.32% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 30,961 people, the population of Douglasville increased 54.3% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 20,065 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Douglasville had an population of 33,252 people. This is an increase of 7.4% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 65.72% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Douglasville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Douglasville and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Austell   [Map]   7,139   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
College Park   [Map]   15,035   E   18 miles [29 km]
Dallas   [Map]   13,108   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
East Point   [Map]   35,471   E   18 miles [29 km]
Fairburn   [Map]   14,182   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Marietta   [Map]   60,941   NE   18 miles [29 km]

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

Communities Also Named Douglasville ...

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

Beyond Georgia, there are 5 communities that are also named Douglasville - they are located in Alabama (3) and Arkansas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Douglasville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Douglasville. 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 Douglasville. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

Websites for Douglasville ...

Official Website:   www.ci.douglasville.ga.us/
 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.douglascountygeorgia.com/
 
Junior League:   www.jldouglascounty.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Douglasville ...

Looking for more information about Douglasville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Douglasville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Douglasville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Douglasville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Douglasville: www.ci.douglasville.ga.us/

The official website for Douglas County: www.co.douglas.ga.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Douglasville.

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

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<3>Of the area codes for Douglasville, area code (470, 678) is an overlay. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Douglasville.

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<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 city (such as Douglasville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Douglasville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Douglasville includes: 30133, 30134 & 30135.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Douglasville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Douglasville) 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 Douglasville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Douglasville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Douglasville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7517, Longitude: -84.7475     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Douglasville.