A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Marietta ...
The location of Marietta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Marietta has a population of 255 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Marietta.
Marietta is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Marietta lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Marietta: (662)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Marietta had an population of 255 people. This is a decrease of 0.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.82% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Marietta had a population of 256 people. This makes Marietta the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 256 people, the population of Marietta increased 3.23% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 248 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Marietta.
Adding Marietta to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Marietta in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Marietta elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Marietta on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Marietta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Marietta - they are located in Alabama, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Marietta.
Communities near Marietta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Marietta.
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 Marietta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Marietta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Marietta. 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 Marietta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Marietta. See our Newspapers Page for Marietta.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Marietta ...
Looking for more information about Marietta? 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 Marietta, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Marietta.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021