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Tunnel Hill, Georgia

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Welcome to Tunnel Hill ...

The city of Tunnel Hill is located in Whitfield County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Tunnel Hill has a population of 884 people<1> (see below for details).

Tunnel Hill is 860 feet [262 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

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

Area codes for Tunnel Hill: (706) & (762)<3>

The ZIP code for Tunnel Hill: 30755<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tunnel Hill had a population of 856 people. This makes Tunnel Hill the county's 3rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 856 people, the population of Tunnel Hill decreased 29.2% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,209 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Tunnel Hill had an population of 884 people. This is an increase of 3.27% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.88% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Tunnel Hill.

Communities Also Named Tunnel Hill ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Tunnel Hill - they are located in Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio (2).

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

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 Tunnel Hill. 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 Tunnel Hill. 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 Tunnel Hill.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tunnel Hill:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tunnel Hill ...

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

Communities near Tunnel Hill ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Dalton   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the Southeast (SE) of Tunnel Hill

East Ridge   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

East Brainerd   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Collegedale   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

Fort Oglethorpe   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Catoosa County

Milbro Heights   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Hamilton County (TN)

LaFayette   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Walker County

Chatsworth   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Murray County

Rossville   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Walker County

Ringgold   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Tunnel Hill

Located in Catoosa County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Whitfield County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tunnel Hill.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tunnel Hill - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).

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<4>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 Tunnel Hill). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Tunnel Hill or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Tunnel Hill) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Tunnel Hill. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tunnel Hill

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tunnel Hill. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8452, Longitude: -85.0477     [Map].

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