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Welcome to Martindale ...

Martindale is located in Walker County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Martindale had a population of 35,795 people.<3> (see below for details).

Martindale is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Martindale: (706) & (762)<5>

Websites for Martindale ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.walkercochamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Martindale, the following might be of interest:

Adding Martindale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Martindale 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 Martindale was

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Martindale on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Martindale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Martindale - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, Kansas, Maryland (2), Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania (2), Quebec, South Carolina, Texas and Washington.

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

Communities near Martindale ...

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

  • Villanow [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Villanow
    • Villanow [Walker County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of Martindale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,058 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villanow
  • Thompsonville [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thompsonville
    • Thompsonville [Walker County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Martindale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,528 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompsonville
  • Durham [Walker County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Durham
    • Durham [Walker County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Martindale
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,257 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durham
  • Valley Head [DeKalb County]
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    • Hammondville [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammondville
      • Hammondville [DeKalb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Martindale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 495 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hammondville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammondville
    • Mentone [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mentone
      • Mentone [DeKalb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Martindale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 368 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mentone
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mentone<7>
    • Taliaferro [Chattooga County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taliaferro
      • Taliaferro [Chattooga County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of Martindale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 71 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taliaferro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • LaFayette [Walker County]
    • Trion [Chattooga County]
    • Linwood [Walker County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linwood
      • Linwood [Walker County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Martindale
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linwood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Martindale ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Walker County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.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 Walker, 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 Martindale.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Martindale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Martindale) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Martindale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6229, Longitude: -85.3022       In this case, the coordinates for Martindale 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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