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Welcome to White ...

The city of White is located in Bartow County<1>.

While we don't have a date for the founding of White, you might consider that their post office opened  in 1890.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, White has a population of 725 people<2> (see below for details).

White is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

White is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<4>, (678) & (770).

The ZIP code for White: 30184<5>

Websites for White ...

Chamber of Commerce:

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to White, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, White had an population of 725 people. This is an increase of 8.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.62% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, White had a population of 670 people. This makes White the county's 5th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 670 people, the population of White decreased 3.32% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 693 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for White.

Communities Also Named White ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are two Georgia communities named White: This one is located in Bartow County and the other is located in Hall County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 28 communities that are also named White - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan (3), Missouri, Montana (2), Nevada, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah, Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near White ...

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

  • Kennesaw
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw
    • Kennesaw is located in Cobb County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw <7>
  • Kennesaw Acres
    (18 miles [29 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw Acres have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw Acres
    • Kennesaw Acres is located in Cobb County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,077 people
  • Woodstock
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast)
  • Canton
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canton
    • Canton is located in Cherokee County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,347 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Canton <7>
  • Acworth
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
  • Cartersville
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
  • Calhoun
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
  • Calhoun Ferry
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calhoun Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calhoun Ferry
    • Calhoun Ferry is located in Gordon County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,271 people
  • Noonday
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Noonday have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Noonday
    • Noonday is located in Cobb County
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,592 people
  • Holly Springs
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for White ...

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

Adding White to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of White 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 White was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<8>

From that list, the White post office opened in 1890.

We also found White on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.

For more details, see References and Mentions for White.

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

The official website for Bartow County:

The official website for State of Georgia:

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Bartow, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for White.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around White - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for White, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>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 White). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether White or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:


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