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Welcome to Etna ...

Etna is located in Polk County.

Etna is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: While Etna is in the Eastern Time Zone, the area just to the west is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Telephone area codes for Etna: (470)<2>, (678) and (770).

Communities near Etna ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Etna and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Cedar Bluff (AL)   [Map]   1,798   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Centre (AL)   [Map]   3,498   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Fruithurst (AL)   [Map]   281   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Piedmont (AL)   [Map]   4,618   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Aragon   [Map]   1,252   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Buchanan   [Map]   1,158   SE   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Etna.

Communities Also Named Etna ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Etna - they are located in Arkansas, California, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana (2), Nebraska, Nevada (2), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee (2), Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Etna. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Etna. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Etna.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Etna:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Etna ...

Looking for more information about Etna? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Etna? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Etna, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Etna.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Polk County: www.polkcountygeorgia.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Etna - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Of the area codes for Etna, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Etna. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Etna) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Etna. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0076, Longitude: -85.3955     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Etna have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Etna.

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