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Welcome to Mount Zion ...

The city of Mount Zion is located in Carroll County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Mount Zion: Mt. Zion

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mount Zion has a population of 1,815 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Mount Zion is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area Codes for Mount Zion: (470)<4>, (678) and (770)

The ZIP code for Mount Zion: 30150<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Zion had an population of 1,815 people. This is an increase of 7.02% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Zion had a population of 1,696 people. This makes Mount Zion the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Mount Zion represents 0.02% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 241st most populous community.

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

Adding Mount Zion to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mount Zion 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 Zion was

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

Communities Also Named Mount Zion ...

While we believe that this Mount Zion is located in Carroll County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Mount Zion. Those communities are located in the following counties: Hancock and Stewart County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 69 communities that are also named Mount Zion - they are located in Alabama (6), Arkansas (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (4), Louisiana (4), Maryland (4), Mississippi (4), Missouri (2), North Carolina (4), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (4), Pennsylvania (5), South Carolina (3), Tennessee (9), Texas, Virginia (3), West Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Mount Zion ...

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

  • Carrollton [Carroll County]
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    • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Mount Zion
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,450 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<7>
  • Villa Rica [Carroll County]
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    • Villa Rica [Carroll County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Mount Zion
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,795 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Villa Rica
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Villa Rica<7>
  • Bremen [Haralson County]
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    • Bremen [Haralson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Mount Zion
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,818 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremen<7>
  • Temple [Carroll County]
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    • Temple [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the northeast of Mount Zion
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,044 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Temple
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Temple<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hart Town [Carroll County]
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      • Hart Town [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Mount Zion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,437 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hart Town have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hart Town
    • Tyus [Carroll County]
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      • Tyus [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Mount Zion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,525 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyus have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyus
    • Tallapoosa [Haralson County]
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      • Tallapoosa [Haralson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Mount Zion
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallapoosa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallapoosa<7>
    • Bowdon [Carroll County]
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      • Bowdon [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Mount Zion
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,089 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowdon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowdon<7>
    • Buchanan [Haralson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buchanan
      • Buchanan [Haralson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Mount Zion
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,196 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buchanan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buchanan<7>
    • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairlawn Estates
      • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Mount Zion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 736 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairlawn Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairlawn Estates

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Zion ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carroll County: www.carrollcountyga.com/

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 Carroll, 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 Zion.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Zion - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Mount Zion, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<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 city (such as Mount Zion). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mount Zion 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 Zion) 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 Zion. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount ZionOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Zion. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6345, Longitude: -85.1874    
<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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