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Draketown, Georgia

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Welcome to Draketown ...

Draketown is located in Haralson County.

Draketown is 1,240 feet [378 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Communities near Draketown ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Draketown and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Bremen   [Map]   6,421   SW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   26,562   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cedartown   [Map]   9,799   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Dallas   [Map]   13,108   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Douglasville   [Map]   33,252   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hiram   [Map]   3,898   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Draketown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Draketown - they are located in and Pennsylvania (3).

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

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 Draketown. 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 Draketown. 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 Draketown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Draketown ...

Looking for more information about Draketown? 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.

Looking for more information about Draketown? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Draketown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Draketown.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Draketown. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

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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About Haralson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Draketown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance from Draketown. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Draketown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Draketown. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8262, Longitude: -85.0441     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Draketown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Draketown.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Draketown.