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Welcome to English Heights ...

English Heights is located in Douglas County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for English Heights: English Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

English Heights is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area Codes for English Heights: (470)<4>, (678) & (770)

Websites for English Heights ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.douglascountygeorgia.com/

Junior League:   www.jldouglascounty.org/

Communities near English Heights ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near English Heights.

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of English Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<6>
  • South Fulton [Fulton County]
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    • South Fulton [Fulton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of English Heights
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  • Marietta [Cobb County]
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    • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of English Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<6>
  • Smyrna [Cobb County]
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    • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of English Heights
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Point [Fulton County]
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      • East Point [Fulton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of English Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,042 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Point<6>
    • Kennesaw [Cobb County]
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      • Kennesaw [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of English Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw<6>
    • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County]
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      • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of English Heights
      • 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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    • Pontevedra [Fulton County]
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      • Pontevedra [Fulton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of English Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pontevedra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Union City [Fulton County]
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      • Union City [Fulton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of English Heights
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<6>
    • Kings Forest [Clayton County]
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      • Kings Forest [Clayton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of English Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,949 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kings Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 English Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for English Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for English Heights ...

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

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About Douglas County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Douglas County: www.co.douglas.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 Douglas, 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 English Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for English Heights, 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- English Heights) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in English Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.7646, Longitude: -84.7108       In this case, the coordinates for English Heights 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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