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Welcome to Sonoraville ...

Sonoraville is located in Gordon County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Sonoraville has a population of 3,148 people<3> (see below for details).

Sonoraville is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Sonoraville: (706) and (762)<5>

Websites for Sonoraville ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.gordonchamber.org/

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Sonoraville had an population of 3,148 people. This is an increase of 1.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.47% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Sonoraville had a population of 3,115 people (which is 5.64% of the total population of Gordon County).

The population of Sonoraville represents 0.03% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 3,115 people, the population of Sonoraville increased 10.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,824 people).

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

Communities near Sonoraville ...

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

  • Cartersville [Bartow County]
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    • Cartersville [Bartow County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Sonoraville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,037 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cartersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cartersville<7>
  • Calhoun [Gordon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun
    • Calhoun [Gordon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Sonoraville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,572 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calhoun<7>
  • Calhoun Ferry [Gordon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun Ferry
    • Calhoun Ferry [Gordon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Sonoraville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,271 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calhoun Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calhoun Ferry
  • Buff [Gordon County] - Historic
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    • Buff [Gordon County] was located 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Sonoraville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,522 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Corbin [Bartow County]
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      • Corbin [Bartow County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Sonoraville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,521 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corbin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corbin
    • Adairsville [Bartow County]
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      • Adairsville [Bartow County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Sonoraville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,053 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adairsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Adairsville<7>
    • Soapstick [Gordon County]
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      • Soapstick [Gordon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northwest of Sonoraville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,544 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Soapstick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Soapstick
    • Hinton [Pickens County]
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      • Hinton [Pickens County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Sonoraville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,223 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hinton
    • Buena Vista [Bartow County]
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      • Buena Vista [Bartow County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Sonoraville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,053 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buena Vista
    • Tails Creek [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tails Creek
      • Tails Creek [Gilmer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Sonoraville
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,248 people
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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 Sonoraville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Sonoraville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Sonoraville ...

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

Adding Sonoraville to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Sonoraville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Sonoraville was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Sonoraville on our Genealogy Page.

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

The official website for Gordon County: www.gordoncounty.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 Gordon, 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 Sonoraville.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Sonoraville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Sonoraville) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Sonoraville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4481, Longitude: -84.8088       In this case, the coordinates for Sonoraville 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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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