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Union Point, Georgia
(Whitfield County)

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Welcome to Union Point ...

Union Point is located in Whitfield County.

A typical abbreviation for Union Point: Union Pt.

Union Point is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Union Point: (706) & (762)<2>

Communities near Union Point ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Union Point and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Calhoun   [Map]   16,445   S   18 miles [29 km]
Chatsworth   [Map]   4,264   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cohutta   [Map]   635   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Eton   [Map]   897   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Resaca   [Map]   781   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ringgold   [Map]   4,378   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Union Point ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Union Point: This one is located in Whitfield County and the other is located in Greene County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 8 communities that are also named Union Point - they are located in Illinois, Louisiana, Manitoba, Massachusetts, Missouri, North Carolina and Oregon.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Union Point. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Union Point. 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 Union Point.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Union Point:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Union Point ...

Looking for more information about Union Point? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Union Point? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Union Point, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Union Point.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Union Point. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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The Communities of Georgia

About Whitfield County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Whitfield County: www.whitfieldcountyga.com/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Union Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Union Point.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Union Point. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Union Point) 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 Union Point. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Union Point

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Union Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7664, Longitude: -84.9279     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Union Point.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Union Point.