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Welcome to Tyus ...

Tyus is located in Carroll County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Tyus has a population of 3,525 people<3> (see below for details).

Tyus is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you leave Tyus and travel west, you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Tyus is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<5>, (678) & (770).

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tyus had an population of 3,525 people. This is a decrease of 7.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.16% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Tyus had a population of 3,796 people.

The population of Tyus represents 0.04% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).

With a 2010 count of 3,796 people, the population of Tyus increased 36.94% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,772 people).

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

Communities near Tyus ...

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

  • Carrollton [Carroll County]
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    • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Tyus
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,450 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<7>
  • Bremen [Haralson County]
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    • Bremen [Haralson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Tyus
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,818 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremen<7>
  • Tallapoosa [Haralson County]
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    • Tallapoosa [Haralson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Tyus
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,231 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallapoosa<7>
  • Bowdon Junction [Carroll County]
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    • Bowdon [Carroll County]
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      • Bowdon [Carroll County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the northwest of Tyus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,089 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowdon<7>
    • Mount Zion [Carroll County]
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      • Mount Zion [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the north of Tyus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,888 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Zion<7>
    • Franklin [Heard County]
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      • Franklin [Heard County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Tyus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 958 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<7>
    • Wedowee [Randolph County]
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      • Wedowee [Randolph County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Tyus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 802 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wedowee<7>
    • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County]
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      • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northeast of Tyus
      • Estimated population in 2019: 736 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairlawn Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Whitesburg [Carroll County]
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      • Whitesburg [Carroll County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Tyus
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 615 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitesburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitesburg<7>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tyus ...

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

Adding Tyus to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Tyus 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 Tyus was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1899.

We also found Tyus on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carroll County: www.carrollcountyga.com/

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 Carroll, 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 Tyus.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tyus - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Tyus, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<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 from Point A (ie- Tyus) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tyus. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4676, Longitude: -85.2022       In this case, the coordinates for Tyus 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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