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Welcome to East Griffin ...

East Griffin is located in Spalding County<1> and is the County Seat for Spalding County.

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

A typical abbreviation for East Griffin: E. Griffin

East Griffin is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from East Griffin, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

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

Communities near East Griffin ...

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

  • McDonough [Henry County]
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    • McDonough [Henry County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of East Griffin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,582 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McDonough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDonough
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McDonough<6>
  • Foreston Place [Fayette County]
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    • Foreston Place [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of East Griffin
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,020 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreston Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreston Place
  • Fayetteville [Fayette County]
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    • Fayetteville [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of East Griffin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,328 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<6>
  • Locust Grove [Henry County]
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    • Locust Grove [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of East Griffin
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,091 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Locust Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Locust Grove<6>
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    • Hampton [Henry County]
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      • Hampton [Henry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of East Griffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,184 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampton<6>
    • Lovejoy [Clayton County]
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      • Lovejoy [Clayton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the north of East Griffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,512 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lovejoy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lovejoy<6>
    • Barnesville [Lamar County]
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      • Barnesville [Lamar County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of East Griffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,669 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barnesville<6>
    • Jackson [Butts County]
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      • Jackson [Butts County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of East Griffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,332 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<6>
    • Blakely Woods [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blakely Woods
      • Blakely Woods [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of East Griffin
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,571 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blakely Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blakely Woods
    • Senoia [Coweta County]
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      • Senoia [Coweta County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of East Griffin
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senoia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senoia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Senoia<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Griffin ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Spalding County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Spalding County: www.spaldingcounty.com/

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 Spalding, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Griffin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for East Griffin, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- East Griffin) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for East Griffin. 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 East GriffinOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Griffin. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2437, Longitude: -84.2288       In this case, the coordinates for East Griffin have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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