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Welcome to Newnan ...

The city of Newnan is located in Coweta County and is the County Seat for Coweta County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Newnan has a population of 38,909 people<1> (see below for details).

Newnan is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area Codes for Newnan: (470)<3>, (678) and (770)

The ZIP codes for Newnan: 30263-30265, 30271<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Newnan had a population of 33,039 people (which is 25.95% of the total population of Coweta County). This makes Newnan the county's most populous community.

The population of Newnan represents 0.34% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 21st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 33,039 people, the population of Newnan increased 103.42% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 16,242 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Newnan had an population of 38,909 people. This is an increase of 17.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 139.56% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Newnan.

Communities near Newnan ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Chattahoochee Hills   [Map]   2,903   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fairburn   [Map]   15,520   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Fayetteville   [Map]   17,802   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Grantville   [Map]   3,226   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hogansville   [Map]   3,105   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Palmetto   [Map]   4,718   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Newnan.

Communities Also Named Newnan ...

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

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Newnan. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Newnan. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Newnan. Our list includes 21 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Newnan:

Websites for Newnan ...

Official Website:   www.ci.newnan.ga.us/
 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.ncchamber.org/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newnan ...

Looking for more information about Newnan? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Newnan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Newnan.

Other Roadside Stops ...



Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Georgia

About Coweta County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Newnan: www.ci.newnan.ga.us/

The official website for Coweta County: www.coweta.ga.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Newnan.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Newnan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Of the area codes for Newnan, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.

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<4>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 Newnan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Newnan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Newnan includes: 30263, 30264 & 30265.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Newnan. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Newnan) 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 Newnan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Newnan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Newnan. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3771, Longitude: -84.7744     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Newnan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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