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Welcome to Noonday ...

Noonday is located in Cobb County<1>.

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

While we don't have a date for the founding of Noonday, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1853.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Noonday has a population of 16,592 people<3> (see below for details).

Noonday is 1,030 feet [314 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Noonday: (470)<5>, (678) and (770).

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Noonday had an population of 16,592 people. This is an increase of 82.01% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 97.29% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Noonday had a population of 9,116 people.

The population of Noonday represents 0.09% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 9,116 people, the population of Noonday increased 8.39% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,410 people).

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

Communities Also Named Noonday ...

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

Communities near Noonday ...

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

  • Roswell
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the east)
  • Johns Creek
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Johns Creek
    • Johns Creek is located in Fulton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,192 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek <6>
  • Alpharetta
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
  • Marietta
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the south)
  • Smyrna
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
  • Brookhaven
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
    • Brookhaven is located in DeKalb County
  • Dunwoody West
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Dunwoody West
    • Dunwoody West is located in DeKalb County
    • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
  • Peachtree Corners
    (18 miles [29 km] to the east)
  • Milton
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast)
  • Kennesaw
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw
    • Kennesaw is located in Cobb County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw <6>

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Noonday ...

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

Adding Noonday to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Noonday in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Noonday was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<7>

From that list, the Noonday post office opened in 1853.

We also found Noonday on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1863.

For more details, see References and Mentions for Noonday.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Cobb, 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 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 Noonday.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Noonday - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Noonday, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:


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