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Welcome to Epworth ...

Epworth is located in Fannin County<1>.

Epworth is 1,700 feet [518 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Epworth: (706) & (762)<3>

The ZIP code for Epworth: 30541<4>

Communities Also Named Epworth ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Epworth - they are located in Alabama, California, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky, Missouri, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Dakota, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.

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

Communities near Epworth ...

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

  • Rolston [Gilmer County]
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    • Rolston [Gilmer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Epworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,716 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolston
  • Northcutt [Gilmer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northcutt
    • Northcutt [Gilmer County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Epworth
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 16,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northcutt have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northcutt
  • Pantertown [Fannin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pantertown
    • Pantertown [Fannin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the northeast of Epworth
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 9,749 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pantertown
  • Cutcane [Fannin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cutcane
    • Cutcane [Fannin County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Epworth
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,417 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cutcane have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cutcane
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Belltown Hill [Polk County]
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      • Belltown Hill [Polk County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Epworth
      • Estimated population in 2014: 2,457 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belltown Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belltown Hill
    • Ellijay [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellijay
      • Ellijay [Gilmer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Epworth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,724 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellijay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellijay<7>
    • Youngcane [Union County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Youngcane
      • Youngcane [Union County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Epworth
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,661 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Youngcane have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Hemp [Fannin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hemp
      • Hemp [Fannin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Epworth
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,647 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hemp have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hemp
    • Blue Ridge [Fannin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Ridge
      • Blue Ridge [Fannin County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Epworth
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,473 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Ridge<7>
    • East Ellijay [Gilmer County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Epworth ...

Looking for more information about Epworth? 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 Epworth, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Epworth.

Adding Epworth to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Epworth 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 Epworth was on a map titled Map of Georgia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

We also found Epworth on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1915.

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Epworth on our Genealogy Page.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Georgia

About Fannin County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Epworth. 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 Fannin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Epworth - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Epworth). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Epworth or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Epworth) 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 Epworth. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from EpworthOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Epworth. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9506, Longitude: -84.3850    
<6>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.
<7>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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