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Welcome to Woodstock ...

The city of Woodstock is located in Cherokee County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Woodstock has a population of 33,113 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Woodstock.

Woodstock is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Woodstock and travel west, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

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

The ZIP codes for Woodstock: 30188-30189<5>

Websites for Woodstock ...

Official Website:   www.ci.woodstock.ga.us/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.cherokee-chamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Woodstock had an population of 33,113 people. This is an increase of 38.57% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Woodstock had a population of 23,896 people (which is 11.15% of the total population of Cherokee County). This makes Woodstock the county's most populous community.

The population of Woodstock represents 0.25% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 31st most populous community.

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

Adding Woodstock to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Woodstock 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 Woodstock was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Woodstock ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Woodstock: This one is located in Cherokee County and the other is located in Charlton County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 40 communities that are also named Woodstock - they are located in Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), Newfoundland and Labrador (2), North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia (4) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Woodstock ...

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

  • Roswell [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roswell
    • Roswell [Fulton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roswell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roswell<7>
  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johns Creek
    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Woodstock
    • 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.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johns Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek<7>
  • Alpharetta [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpharetta
    • Alpharetta [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 67,897 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpharetta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpharetta<7>
  • Marietta [Cobb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marietta
    • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the south of Woodstock
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 60,786 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Smyrna [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
      • Smyrna [Cobb County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 56,443 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<7>
    • Brookhaven [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
      • Brookhaven [DeKalb County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southeast of Woodstock
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookhaven
    • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunwoody West
      • Dunwoody West [DeKalb County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Woodstock
      • Estimated population in 2015: 48,733 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunwoody West have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunwoody West
    • Peachtree Corners [Gwinnett County]
    • Milton [Fulton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
      • Milton [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the east of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 40,037 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton<7>
    • Kennesaw [Cobb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw
      • Kennesaw [Cobb County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Woodstock
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,712 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw<7>

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Woodstock ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Woodstock: www.ci.woodstock.ga.us/

The official website for Cherokee County: www.cherokeega.com/

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 Cherokee, 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 Woodstock.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Woodstock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Woodstock, 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 Woodstock). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Woodstock or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Woodstock includes: 30188 & 30189.
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Woodstock) 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 Woodstock. 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 WoodstockOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Woodstock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1013, Longitude: -84.5194    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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