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Welcome to Waleska ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Waleska has a population of 965 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Waleska.
Waleska is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Waleska lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Waleska (for example, toward Gaylesville (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Telephone area codes for Waleska: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).
The ZIP code for Waleska: 30183<5>
Websites for Waleska ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.cherokee-chamber.com/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Waleska, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Waleska had an population of 965 people. This is an increase of 49.84% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Waleska had a population of 644 people. This makes Waleska the county's 6th most populous community.
More information can be found on the Census Page for Waleska.
Communities near Waleska ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Waleska.
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 Waleska. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Waleska.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Waleska. 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 Waleska.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Waleska. See our Newspapers Page for Waleska.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waleska ...
Looking for more information about Waleska? 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 Waleska, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Waleska.
Adding Waleska to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Waleska 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 Waleska was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Waleska on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Waleska on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Waleska. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cherokee County: www.cherokeega.com/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022