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Welcome to Stockbridge ...

The city of Stockbridge is located in Henry County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Stockbridge has a population of 29,849 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Stockbridge.

Stockbridge is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for Stockbridge: (470)<5>, (678) & (770).

The ZIP code for Stockbridge: 30281<6>

Websites for Stockbridge ...

Official Website:   www.cityofstockbridge.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.henrycounty.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stockbridge had an population of 29,849 people. This is an increase of 16.43% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stockbridge had a population of 25,636 people (or 12.57% of the total population of Henry County). This makes Stockbridge the county's most populous community.

The population of Stockbridge represents 0.26% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 29th most populous community.

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

Adding Stockbridge to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Stockbridge 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 Stockbridge was

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

Communities Also Named Stockbridge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Stockbridge - they are located in Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New York, Vermont and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Stockbridge ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Stockbridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<8>
  • Stonecrest [DeKalb County]
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    • Stonecrest [DeKalb County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the northeast of Stockbridge
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  • Milstead [Rockdale County]
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    • Milstead [Rockdale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northeast of Stockbridge
    • Estimated population in 2018: 39,217 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milstead
  • East Point [Fulton County]
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    • East Point [Fulton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northwest of Stockbridge
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Point<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • McDonough [Henry County]
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      • McDonough [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the southeast of Stockbridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,582 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McDonough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDonough
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McDonough<8>
    • Pontevedra [Fulton County]
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      • Pontevedra [Fulton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the west of Stockbridge
      • Estimated population in 2019: 25,694 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pontevedra have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pontevedra
    • Decatur [DeKalb County]
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      • Decatur [DeKalb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the north of Stockbridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,655 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<8>
    • Union City [Fulton County]
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      • Union City [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the west of Stockbridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<8>
    • Forest Park [Clayton County]
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      • Forest Park [Clayton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northwest of Stockbridge
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,871 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Park<8>
    • North DeKalb [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North DeKalb
      • North DeKalb [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of Stockbridge
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 18,947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North DeKalb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North DeKalb

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stockbridge ...

Looking for more information about Stockbridge? 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 Stockbridge, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Stockbridge.

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About Henry County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Stockbridge: www.cityofstockbridge.com/

The official website for Henry County: www.co.henry.ga.us/

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 Henry, 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 Stockbridge.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stockbridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Stockbridge, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<6>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 city (such as Stockbridge). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Stockbridge or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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- Stockbridge) 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 Stockbridge. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from StockbridgeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stockbridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5493, Longitude: -84.2591       In this case, the coordinates for Stockbridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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