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Welcome to Kings Forest ...

Kings Forest is located in Clayton County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Kings Forest: Kings Frst.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Kings Forest for more information about variations on the name of Kings Forest.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Kings Forest has a population of 17,949 people<3> (see below for details).

Kings Forest is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Area Codes for Kings Forest: (470)<5>, (678) & (770)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Kings Forest had an population of 17,949 people. This is an increase of 12.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 70.85% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kings Forest had a population of 15,946 people (or 6.15% of the total population of Clayton County).

The population of Kings Forest represents 0.16% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 15,946 people, the population of Kings Forest increased 51.78% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 10,506 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Kings Forest.

Communities Also Named Kings Forest ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Kings Forest - they are located in Florida, Massachusetts, Ontario, Texas and Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Kings Forest ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the north of Kings Forest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 506,811 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<7>
  • Peachtree City [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peachtree City
    • Peachtree City [Fayette County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Kings Forest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,905 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peachtree City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peachtree City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peachtree City<7>
  • Stockbridge North [Henry County]
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    • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Kings Forest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge North have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge North
  • Pontevedra [Fulton County]
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    • Pontevedra [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Kings Forest
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,694 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pontevedra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontevedra
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Foreston Place [Fayette County]
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      • Foreston Place [Fayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Kings Forest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreston Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreston Place
    • North DeKalb [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North DeKalb
      • North DeKalb [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Kings Forest
      • 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
    • Thomasville [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomasville
      • Thomasville [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Kings Forest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,518 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Fayette Villa Estates [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayette Villa Estates
      • Fayette Villa Estates [Fayette County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the southwest of Kings Forest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,991 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayette Villa Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayette Villa Estates
    • Fairburn [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairburn
      • Fairburn [Fulton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the west of Kings Forest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,768 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairburn<7>
    • Doral Park [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doral Park
      • Doral Park [Fulton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Kings Forest
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,265 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doral Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doral Park

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kings Forest ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clayton County: www.co.clayton.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 Clayton, 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 Kings Forest.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kings Forest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Kings Forest, 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kings Forest) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kings Forest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5829, Longitude: -84.4452       In this case, the coordinates for Kings Forest 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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