About Mountain City, Georgia

Mountain City is an incorporated town in Rabun County, Georgia, United States. The population was 829 at the 2000 census. The town straddles the Eastern Continental Divide in a deep gap in the Blue Ridge Mountain front. The gap allows U.S. Highway 441 to cross the range at an elevation of 2168 feet without the significant grade required by roadways at most other mountain passes along the Georgia Blue Ridge.

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Mountain City Facts

  • Population Total: 829
  • Square Miles: 1.8
  • Area Code: 706
  • Elevation: 2156
  • Postal Codes: 30562
  • Timezone: North American Eastern