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Welcome to Union City ...

The city of Union City is located in Fulton County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Union City has a population of 22,445 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Union City is 980 feet [299 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Area Codes for Union City: (470)<5>, (678) & (770)

The ZIP code for Union City: 30291<6>

Websites for Union City ...

Official Website: www.unioncityga.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Union City had an population of 22,445 people. This is an increase of 15.36% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Union City had a population of 19,456 people. This makes Union City the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Union City represents 0.2% of the population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 37th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Union City.

Communities Also Named Union City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Union City - they are located in Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Indiana, Kansas (6), Kentucky (2), Michigan, Missouri (2), New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Union City ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atlanta
    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Union City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<8>
  • South Fulton [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Fulton
    • South Fulton [Fulton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Union City
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Fulton
  • Peachtree City [Fayette County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peachtree City
    • Peachtree City [Fayette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the south of Union City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,763 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peachtree City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peachtree City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peachtree City<8>
  • East Point [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Point
    • East Point [Fulton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Union City
    • 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) ...
    • Douglasville [Douglas County]
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      • Douglasville [Douglas County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Union City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,036 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Douglasville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Douglasville<8>
    • Stockbridge [Henry County]
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      • Stockbridge [Henry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the east of Union City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,125 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockbridge<8>
    • Stockbridge North [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockbridge North
      • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the east of Union City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,904 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge North have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge North
    • Decatur [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
      • Decatur [DeKalb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the northeast of Union City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,655 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur<8>
    • Foreston Place [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foreston Place
      • Foreston Place [Fayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the south of Union City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreston Place have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreston Place
    • Forest Park [Clayton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Park
      • Forest Park [Clayton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<7> to the east of Union City
      • 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>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Fulton County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Union City: www.unioncityga.org/

The official website for Fulton County: www.co.fulton.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 Fulton, 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 Union City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Union City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Of the area codes for Union City, 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 Union City). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Union City 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 from Point A (ie- Union City) 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 Union City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Union CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5937, Longitude: -84.5586       In this case, the coordinates for Union City 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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