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Welcome to Elberton ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Elberton has a population of 4,344 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Elberton.
Elberton is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Elberton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Elberton: (706) & (762)<4>
The ZIP code for Elberton: 30635<5>
Websites for Elberton ...
Official Website: www.cityofelberton.net/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Elberton had an population of 4,344 people. This is a decrease of 6.64% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Elberton had a population of 4,653 people (which is 23.07% of the total population of Elbert County). This makes Elberton the county's most populous community.
The population of Elberton represents 0.05% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 127th most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Elberton.
Communities Also Named Elberton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Elberton - they are located in Iowa and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Elberton.
Communities near Elberton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Elberton.
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 Elberton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Elberton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Elberton. 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 Elberton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Elberton. Our list includes 13 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Elberton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elberton ...
Looking for more information about Elberton? 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 Elberton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Elberton.
Adding Elberton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Elberton 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 Elberton was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1822.
We also found Elberton in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Elberton on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for Elberton: www.cityofelberton.net/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022