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Welcome to Dunwoody West ...

Dunwoody West is located in DeKalb County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Dunwoody West had a population of 46,267 people.<3> (see below for details).

Dunwoody West is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Dunwoody West: (470)<5>, (678) and (770).

Websites for Dunwoody West ...

Junior League:   www.jldekalb.org/

Communities near Dunwoody West ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Dunwoody West
    • Estimated population in 2019: 506,811 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<7>
  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
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    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Dunwoody West
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,579 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> 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 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Dunwoody West
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpharetta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpharetta<7>
  • Milton [Fulton County]
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    • Milton [Fulton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Dunwoody West
    • Estimated population in 2019: 39,587 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County]
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      • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Dunwoody West
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,077 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Suwanee [Gwinnett County]
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      • Suwanee [Gwinnett County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Dunwoody West
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,907 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Suwanee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suwanee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Suwanee<7>
    • North DeKalb [DeKalb County]
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      • North DeKalb [DeKalb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Dunwoody West
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 18,947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North DeKalb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North DeKalb
    • Thomasville [Fulton County]
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      • Thomasville [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Dunwoody West
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,518 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Noonday [Cobb County]
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      • Noonday [Cobb County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Dunwoody West
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,592 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noonday have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Litchfield Hundred [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Litchfield Hundred
      • Litchfield Hundred [Fulton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the north of Dunwoody West
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 15,491 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Litchfield Hundred have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Litchfield Hundred

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dunwoody West ...

Looking for more information about Dunwoody West? 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 Dunwoody West, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dunwoody West.

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About DeKalb County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dunwoody West. 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>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Dunwoody West.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dunwoody West - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Dunwoody West, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dunwoody West) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dunwoody West. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.9476, Longitude: -84.3416       In this case, the coordinates for Dunwoody West have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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