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Welcome to Mountain Park ...

The city of Mountain Park is primarily located in Fulton County<1>. A portion of Mountain Park extends into Cherokee County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mountain Park: Mtn. Park

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mountain Park has a population of 574 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Mountain Park.

Mountain Park is 1,000 feet [305 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Mountain Park, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mountain Park had an population of 574 people. This is an increase of 4.94% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mountain Park had a population of 547 people. This makes Mountain Park the county's 14th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mountain Park.

Communities Also Named Mountain Park ...

While we believe that this Mountain Park is located in Fulton County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Mountain Park. Those communities are located in the following counties: DeKalb and Gwinnett County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 12 communities that are also named Mountain Park - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Florida, Massachusetts, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (2) and Utah.

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

Communities near Mountain Park ...

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

  • Roswell
  • Johns Creek
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    • Johns Creek lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Mountain Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johns Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek<7>
  • Alpharetta
  • Marietta
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marietta
    • Marietta lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Mountain Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<7>
  • Smyrna
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
    • Smyrna lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the south of Mountain Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<7>
  • Brookhaven
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
    • Brookhaven lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Mountain Park.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
  • Dunwoody West
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    • Dunwoody West lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Mountain Park.
    • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunwoody West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunwoody West
  • Peachtree Corners
  • Milton
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
    • Milton lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Mountain Park.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,037 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<7>
  • Tucker
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tucker
    • Tucker lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Mountain Park.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tucker have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tucker
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tucker<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 Mountain Park. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mountain Park.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mountain Park ...

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

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

The official website for Fulton County: www.co.fulton.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 Fulton, 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 Mountain Park.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mountain Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Mountain Park, 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mountain Park) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mountain Park. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mountain ParkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mountain Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0830, Longitude: -84.4133       In this case, the coordinates for Mountain Park 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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