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Welcome to North Rome ...

North Rome is located in Floyd County<1>.


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


While we don't have a date for the founding of North Rome, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1895.

A typical abbreviation for North Rome: N. Rome

North Rome is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Area codes for North Rome: (706) & (762)<4>

Communities Also Named North Rome ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named North Rome - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near North Rome ...

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

  • Ligon ‑ Historic
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ligon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ligon
    • Ligon is located in Bartow County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,810 people
  • Cedartown
    (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
  • Adairsville
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the northeast)
  • Rockmart
    (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockmart have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockmart
    • Rockmart is located in Polk County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,492 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockmart <5>
  • Euharlee
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
  • Seney
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seney have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seney
    • Seney is located in Polk County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,412 people
  • Summerville
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
  • Aragon
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the south)
  • Cave Spring
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the southwest)
  • Robealou Acres
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robealou Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robealou Acres
    • Robealou Acres is located in Floyd County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 973 people

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Rome ...

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

Adding North Rome to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of North Rome in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for North Rome was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.

We also found North Rome on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

For more details, see References and Mentions for North Rome.

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

The official website for Floyd County: www.floydcountyga.org/

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 Floyd, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around North Rome - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>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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