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Welcome to Ephesus ...

The city of Ephesus is located in Heard County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ephesus has a population of 454 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ephesus.

Ephesus is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area codes for Ephesus: (706) & (762)<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ephesus had an population of 454 people. This is an increase of 6.32% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ephesus had a population of 427 people. This makes Ephesus the county's 2nd most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ephesus.

Communities Also Named Ephesus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Ephesus - they are located in North Carolina and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ephesus.

Communities near Ephesus ...

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

  • Carrollton [Carroll County]
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    • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Ephesus
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,450 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<6>
  • Roanoke [Randolph County]
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    • Roanoke [Randolph County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Ephesus
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,940 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roanoke have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<6>
  • Graysons Landing [Troup County]
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    • Graysons Landing [Troup County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Ephesus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Graysons Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graysons Landing
  • Tyus [Carroll County]
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    • Tyus [Carroll County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Ephesus
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,525 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyus have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyus
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bowdon Junction [Carroll County]
    • Bowdon [Carroll County]
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      • Bowdon [Carroll County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the north of Ephesus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,089 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowdon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowdon<6>
    • Mount Zion [Carroll County]
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      • Mount Zion [Carroll County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Ephesus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,888 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Zion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Zion<6>
    • Franklin [Heard County]
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      • Franklin [Heard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Ephesus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 958 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<6>
    • Wedowee [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wedowee
      • Wedowee [Randolph County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Ephesus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 802 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wedowee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wedowee<6>
    • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairlawn Estates
      • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Ephesus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 736 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairlawn Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairlawn Estates

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ephesus ...

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

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

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 Heard, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ephesus.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ephesus - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ephesus) 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 Ephesus. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EphesusOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ephesus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4071, Longitude: -85.2544    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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