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Welcome to Milstead ...

Milstead is located in Rockdale County<1>.

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

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), Milstead had a population of 32,661 people.<3> (see below for details).

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

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

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

Adding Milstead to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Milstead 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 Milstead was

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

Communities Also Named Milstead ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Milstead - it's located in Alabama.

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

Communities near Milstead ...

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

  • Stockbridge North [Henry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockbridge North
    • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Milstead
    • 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
  • North DeKalb [DeKalb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North DeKalb
    • North DeKalb [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Milstead
    • 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
  • Centerville [Gwinnett County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
    • Centerville [Gwinnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Milstead
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,884 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
  • Whitehouse [Henry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitehouse
    • Whitehouse [Henry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Milstead
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,792 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitehouse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehouse
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Wood [Newton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Wood
      • East Wood [Newton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Milstead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,725 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Wood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Wood
    • Stonemont [Gwinnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonemont
      • Stonemont [Gwinnett County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Milstead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,281 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonemont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonemont
    • Oakwood Manor [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oakwood Manor
      • Oakwood Manor [Henry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Milstead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,156 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oakwood Manor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oakwood Manor
    • Nicholasville [Walton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholasville
      • Nicholasville [Walton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northeast of Milstead
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,333 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholasville
    • Avondale Estates [DeKalb County]
    • East Glen [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Glen
      • East Glen [DeKalb County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the west of Milstead
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,451 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Glen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Glen

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Milstead ...

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

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About Rockdale County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rockdale County: www.rockdalecounty.org/

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 Rockdale, 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 Milstead.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Milstead - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Milstead, 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Milstead) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Milstead. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6879, Longitude: -83.9921       In this case, the coordinates for Milstead 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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