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Welcome to Mount Airy ...

The town of Mount Airy is located in Habersham County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Mount Airy: Mt. Airy

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mount Airy has a population of 1,269 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Mount Airy.

Mount Airy is 1,450 feet [442 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Mount Airy: (706) & (762)<4>

The ZIP code for Mount Airy: 30563<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Airy had an population of 1,269 people. This is a decrease of 1.17% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Airy had a population of 1,284 people. This makes Mount Airy the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Mount Airy represents 0.01% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 269th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Airy.

Adding Mount Airy to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mount Airy 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 Mount Airy was

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

Communities Also Named Mount Airy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Mount Airy - they are located in Kansas, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (5), Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia (4) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Mount Airy ...

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

  • Toccoa [Stephens County]
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    • Toccoa [Stephens County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Mount Airy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,300 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toccoa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toccoa<7>
  • Cleveland [White County]
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    • Cleveland [White County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Mount Airy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,167 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cleveland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cleveland<7>
  • Jarrett [Stephens County]
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    • Jarrett [Stephens County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Mount Airy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,974 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jarrett have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Hargrove [Hall County]
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    • Hargrove [Hall County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Mount Airy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,371 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hargrove have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hargrove
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lula [Hall County]
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      • Lula [Hall County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Mount Airy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,016 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lula
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lula<7>
    • Maysville [Banks County]
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      • Maysville [Banks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Mount Airy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,175 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maysville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maysville<7>
    • Demorest [Habersham County]
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      • Demorest [Habersham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Mount Airy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,143 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Demorest
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Demorest<7>
    • Clarkesville [Habersham County]
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      • Clarkesville [Habersham County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Mount Airy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,843 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarkesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarkesville<7>
    • Homer [Banks County]
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      • Homer [Banks County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the south of Mount Airy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,257 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homer<7>
    • Alto [Habersham County]
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      • Alto [Habersham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the southwest of Mount Airy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,207 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alto
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alto<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Airy ...

Looking for more information about Mount Airy? 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 Mount Airy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Airy.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Habersham County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Habersham County: www.co.habersham.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 Habersham, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mount Airy.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Airy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Mount Airy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mount Airy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mount Airy) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mount Airy. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount AiryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Airy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.5183, Longitude: -83.5025    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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