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Welcome to Marietta ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Marietta has a population of 60,807 people<2> (see below for details).
Marietta was established in 1834.
The community of Marietta is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Marietta lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Marietta, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Telephone area codes for Marietta: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).
The ZIP codes for Marietta: 30006-30008, 30060-30069, 30090<5>
Websites for Marietta ...
Official Website: www.city.marietta.ga.us/
Junior League: www.jlcm.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Marietta had an population of 60,807 people. This is an increase of 7.47% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Marietta had a population of 56,579 people (or 8.22% of the total population of Cobb County). This makes Marietta the county's most populous community.
The population of Marietta represents 0.58% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 11th most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Marietta.
Communities Also Named Marietta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Marietta - they are located in Alabama, Florida (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Marietta.
Communities near Marietta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Marietta.
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 Marietta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Marietta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Marietta. 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 Marietta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Marietta. Our list includes 17 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Marietta.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marietta ...
Looking for more information about Marietta? 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 Marietta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Marietta.
Adding Marietta to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Marietta 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 Marietta was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1834.
We also found Marietta in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Marietta on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Marietta: www.city.marietta.ga.us/
The official website for Cobb County: www.cobbcounty.org/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Aug 2022