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Welcome to La Vista ...

La Vista is located in DeKalb County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, La Vista has a population of 2,200 people<3> (see below for details).

La Vista is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel west from La Vista, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Area Codes for La Vista: (470)<5>, (678) & (770)

Websites for La Vista ...

Junior League:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, La Vista had an population of 2,200 people. This is an increase of 2.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 20.42% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, La Vista had a population of 2,156 people.

The population of La Vista represents 0.02% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 2,156 people, the population of La Vista increased 18.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,827 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for La Vista.

Communities Also Named La Vista ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 2 communities that are also named La Vista - they are located in Colorado and Nebraska.

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

Communities near La Vista ...

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

  • Atlanta
    (5 miles [8 km] to the southwest)
  • South Fulton
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Fulton
    • South Fulton is located in Fulton County
  • Roswell
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
  • Johns Creek
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johns Creek
    • Johns Creek is located in Fulton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,192 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek <6>
  • Alpharetta
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the north)
  • Marietta
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest)
  • Smyrna
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
  • Stonecrest
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonecrest
    • Stonecrest is located in DeKalb County
  • Dunwoody West
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the north)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Dunwoody West
    • Dunwoody West is located in DeKalb County
    • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
  • Peachtree Corners
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for La Vista ...

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

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

The official website for DeKalb County:

The official website for State of Georgia:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including DeKalb, 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 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 La Vista.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around La Vista - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for La Vista, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>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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