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Welcome to Johns Creek ...

The city of Johns Creek is located in Fulton County<1>.

The location of Johns Creek has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Johns Creek: Johns Crk. (or less commonly used: Johns Ck. or Johns Cr.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Johns Creek for more information about variations on the name of Johns Creek.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Johns Creek has a population of 84,579 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Johns Creek is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area Codes for Johns Creek: (470)<5>, (678) & (770)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Johns Creek had an population of 84,579 people. This is an increase of 10.23% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Johns Creek had a population of 76,728 people (which is 8.33% of the total population of Fulton County). This makes Johns Creek the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Johns Creek represents 0.79% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 8th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Johns Creek.

Communities Also Named Johns Creek ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Johns Creek - they are located in Kentucky and Ohio.

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

Communities near Johns Creek ...

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

  • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunwoody West
    • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Johns Creek
    • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunwoody West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunwoody West
  • Milton [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
    • Milton [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Johns Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 39,587 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<7>
  • Sugar Hill [Gwinnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sugar Hill
    • Sugar Hill [Gwinnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Johns Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,617 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sugar Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sugar Hill<7>
  • Suwanee [Gwinnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Suwanee
    • Suwanee [Gwinnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the east of Johns Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,907 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Suwanee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Suwanee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Suwanee<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North DeKalb [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North DeKalb
      • North DeKalb [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Johns Creek
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 18,947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North DeKalb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North DeKalb
    • Noonday [Cobb County]
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      • Noonday [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the west of Johns Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,592 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noonday have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Noonday
    • Litchfield Hundred [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Litchfield Hundred
      • Litchfield Hundred [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of Johns Creek
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 15,491 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Litchfield Hundred have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Litchfield Hundred
    • Holly Oaks [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Oaks
      • Holly Oaks [Cobb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Johns Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,442 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Oaks
    • Gaines Ferry [Hall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaines Ferry
      • Gaines Ferry [Hall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Johns Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaines Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaines Ferry
    • Centerville [Gwinnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville [Gwinnett County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Johns Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,884 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Johns Creek ...

Looking for more information about Johns Creek? 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 Johns Creek, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Johns Creek.

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

The official website for Fulton County: www.co.fulton.ga.us/

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 Fulton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Johns Creek.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Johns Creek - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Johns Creek, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Johns Creek) 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 Johns Creek. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Johns CreekOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Johns Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0333, Longitude: -84.2027       In this case, the coordinates for Johns Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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