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Welcome to Yates Crossroads ...

Yates Crossroads is located in Heard County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Yates Crossroads: Yates Xrds.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Yates Crossroads for more information about variations on the name of Yates Crossroads.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Yates Crossroads has a population of 360 people<3> (see below for details).

Yates Crossroads is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

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

Telephone area codes for Yates Crossroads: (706) & (762)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Yates Crossroads had an population of 360 people. This is an increase of 0.84% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.76% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Yates Crossroads had a population of 357 people.

With a 2010 count of 357 people, the population of Yates Crossroads decreased 12.5% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 408 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Yates Crossroads.

Communities near Yates Crossroads ...

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

  • Roanoke [Randolph County]
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    • Roanoke [Randolph County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southwest of Yates Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roanoke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<7>
  • Graysons Landing [Troup County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graysons Landing
    • Graysons Landing [Troup County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Yates Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,452 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Graysons Landing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graysons Landing
  • Tyus [Carroll County]
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    • Tyus [Carroll County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the north of Yates Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,525 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyus
  • Wedowee [Randolph County]
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    • Wedowee [Randolph County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Yates Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2019: 794 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wedowee<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County]
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      • Fairlawn Estates [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Yates Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 736 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairlawn Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Bowers Ferry [Carroll County]
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      • Bowers Ferry [Carroll County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the east of Yates Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 485 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowers Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowers Ferry
    • Ranburne [Cleburne County]
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      • Ranburne [Cleburne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Yates Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 398 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranburne<7>
    • Woodland [Randolph County]
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      • Woodland [Randolph County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the west of Yates Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 182 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodland<7>
    • Jake [Carroll County]
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      • Jake [Carroll County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the north of Yates Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2019: 146 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Houston [Heard County]
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      • Houston [Heard County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the south of Yates Crossroads
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 110 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Houston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Yates Crossroads. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Yates Crossroads.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Yates Crossroads ...

Looking for more information about Yates Crossroads? 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 Yates Crossroads, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Yates Crossroads.

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

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 Heard, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Yates Crossroads.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Yates Crossroads - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<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- Yates Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Yates Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3679, Longitude: -85.2322       In this case, the coordinates for Yates Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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