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Horseshoe Bend, Georgia
(Floyd County)

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Welcome to Horseshoe Bend ...

Horseshoe Bend is located in Floyd County.

A typical abbreviation for Horseshoe Bend: Horseshoe Bnd.

Horseshoe Bend is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Horseshoe Bend: (706) and (762)<2>

Communities near Horseshoe Bend ...

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

Community   2016<4>
Adairsville   [Map]   4,816   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Aragon   [Map]   1,242   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Cave Spring   [Map]   1,154   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Cedartown   [Map]   9,799   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Euharlee   [Map]   4,293   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kingston   [Map]   654   E   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Horseshoe Bend ...

While we believe that this Horseshoe Bend is located in Floyd County, we know of another 3 Georgia communities named Horseshoe Bend. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bulloch, Fulton and Heard County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 7 communities that are also named Horseshoe Bend - they are located in Arkansas, Idaho, Nevada and Virginia.

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

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 Horseshoe Bend. 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 Horseshoe Bend. 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 Horseshoe Bend.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Horseshoe Bend ...

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Horseshoe Bend. 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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About Floyd County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Horseshoe Bend.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Horseshoe Bend. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2237, Longitude: -85.2266     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Horseshoe Bend 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 Horseshoe Bend.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Horseshoe Bend.