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East Point, Georgia
Welcome to East Point ...
A typical abbreviation for East Point: E. Point
From the Census Estimates for 2019, East Point has a population of 34,910 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of East Point.
East Point is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: East Point lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from East Point (for example, toward Ranburne (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Telephone area codes for East Point: (470)<4>, (678) & (770).
The ZIP code for East Point: 30344<5>
Websites for East Point ...
Official Website: www.eastpointcity.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Point had an population of 34,910 people. This is an increase of 3.55% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, East Point had a population of 33,712 people. This makes East Point the county's 6th most populous community.
The population of East Point represents 0.35% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 18th most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for East Point.
Communities Also Named East Point ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named East Point - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for East Point.
Communities near East Point ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near East Point.
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 Point. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Point.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of East Point. 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 Point.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around East Point. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for East Point.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Point ...
Looking for more information about East Point? 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 East Point, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for East Point.
Adding East Point to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of East Point 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 East Point was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1855.
We also found East Point in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for East Point on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for East Point: www.eastpointcity.org/
The official website for Fulton County: www.co.fulton.ga.us/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022