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Welcome to Rock Spring ...

Rock Spring is located in Walker County.

A typical abbreviation for Rock Spring: Rock Spg. (or less commonly used: Rock Spng. or Rock Sprng.)

Rock Spring is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Area codes for Rock Spring: (706) and (762)<2>

The ZIP code for Rock Spring: 30739<3>

Communities Also Named Rock Spring ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Rock Spring: This one is located in Walker County and the other is located in Clayton County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 8 communities that are also named Rock Spring - they are located in Alabama, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri and North Carolina.

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

Websites for Rock Spring ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.walkercochamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Rock Spring, the following might be of interest:

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Rock Spring. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Rock Spring. 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 Rock Spring.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Rock Spring:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Rock Spring ...

Looking for more information about Rock Spring? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Rock Spring, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Rock Spring.

Communities near Rock Spring ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Chattanooga   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the North (N) of Rock Spring

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Dalton   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the East (E) of Rock Spring

Located in Whitfield County

East Ridge   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the North (N) of Rock Spring

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

East Brainerd   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rock Spring

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Collegedale   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rock Spring

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the North (N) of Rock Spring

Located in Catoosa County

Milbro Heights   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Rock Spring

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

LaFayette   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the South (S) of Rock Spring

Rossville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Rock Spring

Ringgold   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Rock Spring

Located in Catoosa County

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.ga.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Rock Spring - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Rock Spring). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Rock Spring or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Rock Spring) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Rock Spring. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Rock Spring

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Rock Spring. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8232, Longitude: -85.2407     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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