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Hiram, Georgia

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Welcome to Hiram ...

The city of Hiram is located in Paulding County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Hiram has a population of 3,898 people<1> (see below for details).

Hiram is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area Codes for Hiram: (470)<3>, (678) & (770)

The ZIP code for Hiram: 30141<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hiram had a population of 3,546 people. This makes Hiram the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Hiram represents 0.04% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 163rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,546 people, the population of Hiram increased 160.54% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 1,361 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Hiram had an population of 3,898 people. This is an increase of 9.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 186.41% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Hiram ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Hiram and not the distance if you drove it.<5>.

Community   2016
Acworth   [Map]   22,418   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Austell   [Map]   7,139   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cartersville   [Map]   20,753   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Dallas   [Map]   13,108   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Douglasville   [Map]   33,252   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kennesaw   [Map]   33,627   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]

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

Communities Also Named Hiram ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Hiram - they are located in Arkansas, Kentucky, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

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

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 Hiram. 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 Hiram. 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 Hiram.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hiram ...

Looking for more information about Hiram? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hiram, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Hiram.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Hiram. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hiram.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hiram - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Of the area codes for Hiram, area code (470, 678) is an overlay. For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Hiram.

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<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 city (such as Hiram). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hiram or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Hiram. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Hiram) 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 Hiram. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hiram

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hiram. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8860, Longitude: -84.7574     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Hiram.