A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Atlanta ...
The location of Atlanta has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
When the people of Atlanta refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use terms like Atlantan or Altantian.<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Atlanta has a population of 131 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Atlanta.
Atlanta is 2,340 feet [713 m] above sea level.<5> In other words, the altitude of Atlanta is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Atlanta lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Atlanta: (308)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Atlanta had an population of 131 people (or an increase of 0.77% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Atlanta had a population of 131 people. This makes Atlanta the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 131 people, the population of Atlanta has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 130 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Atlanta.
Adding Atlanta to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Atlanta 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 Atlanta was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).
We also found Atlanta on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Nebraska (1912).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Atlanta on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Atlanta ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Atlanta - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Texas and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atlanta.
Communities near Atlanta ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Atlanta.
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 Atlanta. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atlanta.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atlanta. 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 Atlanta.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atlanta. See our Newspapers Page for Atlanta.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atlanta ...
Looking for more information about Atlanta? 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 Atlanta, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Atlanta.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atlanta. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Nebraska: www.nebraska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Jul 2021