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Welcome to Hiram ...

The city of Hiram is located in Paulding County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Hiram has a population of 4,135 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Hiram is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.

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).

Telephone area codes for Hiram: (470)<4>, (678) & (770).

The ZIP code for Hiram: 30141<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Hiram had an population of 4,135 people. This is an increase of 16.61% since the 2010 Census.

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.

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

Adding Hiram to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Hiram 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 Hiram was

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

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.

Communities near Hiram ...

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

  • South Fulton [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Fulton
    • South Fulton [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Hiram
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Fulton
  • Marietta [Cobb County]
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    • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Hiram
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<7>
  • Smyrna [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
    • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Hiram
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<7>
  • Kennesaw [Cobb County]
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    • Kennesaw [Cobb County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Hiram
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County]
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      • Kennesaw Acres [Cobb County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Hiram
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,077 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw Acres
    • Douglasville [Douglas County]
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      • Douglasville [Douglas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the south of Hiram
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,036 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Douglasville<7>
    • Pontevedra [Fulton County]
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      • Pontevedra [Fulton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Hiram
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pontevedra have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontevedra
    • Acworth [Cobb County]
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      • Acworth [Cobb County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Hiram
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,726 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Acworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Acworth<7>
    • Cartersville [Bartow County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cartersville
      • Cartersville [Bartow County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Hiram
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,037 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cartersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cartersville<7>
    • Villa Rica [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villa Rica
      • Villa Rica [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Hiram
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,795 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villa Rica
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Villa Rica<7>

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Hiram.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hiram. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Hiram, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hiram.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Georgia

About Paulding County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Paulding County: www.paulding.gov/

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 Paulding, 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 Hiram.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hiram - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Hiram, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>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).
<6>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- Hiram) 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 Hiram. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from HiramOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hiram. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8860, Longitude: -84.7574    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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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