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Welcome to Fry ...

Fry is located in Fannin County<1>.

Fry is 1,630 feet [497 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area codes for Fry: (706) & (762)<3>

Communities Also Named Fry ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Fry - they are located in Arizona, Idaho, Kentucky, Oregon, Tennessee (3), Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia (2) and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Fry ...

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

  • Northcutt [Gilmer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northcutt
    • Northcutt [Gilmer County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Fry
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 16,698 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northcutt have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northcutt
  • Cutcane [Fannin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cutcane
    • Cutcane [Fannin County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of Fry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,417 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cutcane have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cutcane
  • Belltown Hill [Polk County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belltown Hill
    • Belltown Hill [Polk County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Fry
    • Estimated population in 2014: 2,457 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belltown Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belltown Hill
  • Tennga [Murray County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tennga
    • Tennga [Murray County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Fry
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,123 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tennga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tennga<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hemp [Fannin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hemp
      • Hemp [Fannin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Fry
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,647 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hemp have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Fry
      • 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<6>
    • Benton [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benton
      • Benton [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Fry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,247 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benton<6>
    • Ducktown [Polk County]
    • White Path [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Path
      • White Path [Gilmer County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Fry
      • Estimated population in 2019: 342 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Path have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White Path
    • Morganton [Fannin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morganton
      • Morganton [Fannin County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Fry
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 314 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morganton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morganton<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fry ...

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

Adding Fry to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Fannin County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fry. 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 Fry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fry) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fry. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9871, Longitude: -84.3927    
<5>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.
<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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