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(Heard County)

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Welcome to Red Oak ...

Red Oak is located in Heard County.

Red Oak is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Note: While Red Oak is in the Eastern Time Zone, the area just to the west is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Telephone area codes for Red Oak: (706) and (762)<2>

Communities near Red Oak ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Red Oak and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Ranburne (AL)   [Map]   404   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Roanoke (AL)   [Map]   5,934   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Wedowee (AL)   [Map]   799   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Woodland (AL)   [Map]   181   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bowdon   [Map]   2,099   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Carrollton   [Map]   26,815   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Red Oak ...

While we believe that this Red Oak is located in Heard County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Red Oak. Those communities are located in the following counties: Fulton and Henry County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 23 communities that are also named Red Oak - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Missouri, North Carolina (2), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

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 Red Oak. 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 Red Oak. 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 Red Oak.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Red Oak ...

Looking for more information about Red Oak? 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.

Looking for more information about Red Oak? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Red Oak, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Red Oak.

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About Heard County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Red Oak - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Red Oak. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Red Oak) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Red Oak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3501, Longitude: -85.2622     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Red Oak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Red Oak.

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