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Pontevedra is located in Fulton County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Pontevedra has a population of 25,694 people<3> (see below for details).

Pontevedra is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pontevedra had an population of 25,694 people. This is an increase of 34.24% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 311.83% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Pontevedra had a population of 19,140 people.

The population of Pontevedra represents 0.2% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 19,140 people, the population of Pontevedra increased 206.78% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 6,239 people).

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

Communities near Pontevedra ...

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

  • Atlanta
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast)
  • Smyrna
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the north)
  • Peachtree City
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the south)
  • East Point
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the east)
  • Douglasville
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the northwest)
  • Stockbridge
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the east)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockbridge
    • Stockbridge is located in Henry County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,125 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockbridge <6>
  • Decatur
    (18 miles [29 km] to the northeast)
  • Forest Park
    (12 miles [19.3 km] to the east)
  • Thomasville
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the east)
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Thomasville
    • Thomasville is located in Fulton County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,518 people
  • Fayetteville
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pontevedra ...

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

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

The official website for Fulton County:

The official website for State of Georgia:

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 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 Pontevedra.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pontevedra - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Pontevedra, 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.


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