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Carrollton is a city in Carroll County, in the Atlanta metro area.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after Charles Carroll's estate in Chesapeake Bay.
The latitude of Carrollton is 33.58N. The longitude is -85.076W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,102 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 20,615.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Carrollton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Carroll County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Atlanta area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 30116 ZIP code.
7% of Carrollton residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Carrollton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Carrollton was $16,803, compared with $21,587 nationally.
28% of Carrollton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Historic districts in Carrollton include South Carrollton Residential Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Carrollton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $362. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $921.
Libraries in Carrollton include Neva Lomason Memorial Library ... View libraries
National Public Radio programming is carried locally by WUWG.
Carroll County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Carrollton political report.
The average commute time for Carrollton workers is 20 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 6 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Carrollton between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 3.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
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