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Welcome to Villanow ...
While we don't have a date for the founding of Villanow, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1855.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Villanow has a population of 16,058 people<2> (see below for details).
Villanow is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Villanow lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Villanow (for example, toward Mentone (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Area codes for Villanow: (706) & (762)<4>
Websites for Villanow ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.walkercochamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Villanow, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Villanow had an population of 16,058 people. This is an increase of 15.06% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 288.44% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Villanow had a population of 13,956 people (or 20.3% of the total population of Walker County).
The population of Villanow represents 0.14% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).
With a 2010 count of 13,956 people, the population of Villanow increased 237.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,134 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Villanow.
Communities Also Named Villanow ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found another community named Villanow - it's located in North Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Villanow.
Communities near Villanow ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Villanow.
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 Villanow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Villanow.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Villanow. 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 Villanow.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Villanow. See our Newspapers Page for Villanow.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Villanow ...
Looking for more information about Villanow? 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 Villanow, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Villanow.
Adding Villanow to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Villanow in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Villanow was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1855.
We also found Villanow in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Villanow.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Villanow. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.ga.us/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024