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Welcome to Vinings ...

Vinings is located in Cobb County<1>.

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

Vinings is 910 feet [277 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Vinings: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).

Adding Vinings to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Vinings 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 Vinings was on a map titled Map of Georgia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities near Vinings ...

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

  • Atlanta [Fulton County]
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    • Atlanta [Fulton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Vinings
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 512,550 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlanta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atlanta<6>
  • South Fulton [Fulton County]
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    • South Fulton [Fulton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Vinings
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  • Roswell [Fulton County]
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    • Roswell [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Vinings
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roswell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roswell<6>
  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
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    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Vinings
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 85,192 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johns Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alpharetta [Fulton County]
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      • Alpharetta [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Vinings
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,897 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpharetta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpharetta<6>
    • Marietta [Cobb County]
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      • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Vinings
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<6>
    • Smyrna [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
      • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the northwest of Vinings
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<6>
    • Brookhaven [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
      • Brookhaven [DeKalb County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Vinings
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    • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunwoody West
      • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Vinings
      • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunwoody West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunwoody West
    • Peachtree Corners [Gwinnett County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Vinings ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cobb County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cobb County: www.cobbcounty.org/

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 Cobb, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Vinings - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Vinings, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<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- Vinings) 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 Vinings. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ViningsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Vinings. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8648, Longitude: -84.4644       In this case, the coordinates for Vinings have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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