RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

North DeKalb, Georgia

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other GA
Communities

















Welcome to North DeKalb ...

North DeKalb is located in DeKalb County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for North DeKalb: N. Dekalb

From the 2010 Census (the most recent Census number we have), North DeKalb had a population of 18,947 people.<3> (see below for details).

North DeKalb is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for North DeKalb: (470)<5>, (678) & (770).

Websites for North DeKalb ...

Junior League:   www.jldekalb.org/

Communities near North DeKalb ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlanta
    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of North DeKalb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 506,811 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<7>
  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johns Creek
    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the north of North DeKalb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 84,579 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 [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpharetta
    • Alpharetta [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of North DeKalb
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,213 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpharetta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpharetta<7>
  • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunwoody West
    • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northwest of North DeKalb
    • 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
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Milstead [Rockdale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milstead
      • Milstead [Rockdale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of North DeKalb
      • Estimated population in 2018: 39,217 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milstead
    • Stockbridge North [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockbridge North
      • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the south of North DeKalb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,904 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge North have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge North
    • Thomasville [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomasville
      • Thomasville [Fulton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of North DeKalb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,518 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Kings Forest [Clayton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kings Forest
      • Kings Forest [Clayton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southwest of North DeKalb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,949 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kings Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kings Forest
    • Windermere Woods [Clayton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windermere Woods
      • Windermere Woods [Clayton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of North DeKalb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,937 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Windermere Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windermere Woods
    • Holly Oaks [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Oaks
      • Holly Oaks [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of North DeKalb
      • Estimated population in 2019: 15,442 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Oaks

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North DeKalb ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in Georgia

About DeKalb County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for DeKalb County: www.co.dekalb.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 DeKalb, 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 North DeKalb.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North DeKalb - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for North DeKalb, 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- North DeKalb) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in North DeKalb. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8101, Longitude: -84.2730       In this case, the coordinates for North DeKalb 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 20 Jun 2021