Georgia State Route 156

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State Route 156 marker

State Route 156
Route information
Maintained by GDOT
Length: 34.3 mi[1] (55.2 km)
Major junctions
West end: US 27 / SR 1 north of Rome
  I‑75 / US 41 / SR 3 / SR 136 Conn. in Calhoun
East end: US 411 / SR 61 north of Ranger
Counties: Floyd, Gordon
Highway system
  • Georgia State Routes
SR 155 SR 157

State Route 156 (SR 156) is a 34.3-mile-long (55.2 km) state highway that runs west-to-east through portions of Floyd and Gordon counties in the northwestern part of the U.S. state of Georgia.

Route description[edit]

SR 156 begins at an intersection with US 27/SR 1 north of Rome, in Floyd County. It heads northeast through rural areas until it enters Gordon County. The highway continues to the northeast and curves to the east to Calhoun. The first intersection in Calhoun is SR 136 Connector (River Street). The two highways head concurrent to the north-northwest for about 700 feet (210 m). They split, with SR 156 heading to the northeast, and then to the southeast, over a CSX Transportation railroad, to an intersection with US 41/SR 3 (North Wall Street). SR 156 continues to the southeast and heads east to an interchange with Interstate 75 (I-75). The highway heads northeast and east to meet its eastern terminus, an intersection with US 411/SR 61 north of Ranger.[1]

SR 156 is not part of the National Highway System, a system of roadways important to the nation's economy, defense, and mobility.[2]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Floyd 0.0 0.0 US 27 / SR 1 – Rome, Summerville Western terminus
Gordon Calhoun 17.4 28.0 SR 136 Conn. south (South River Street) Western end of SR 136 Connector concurrency
17.6 28.3 SR 136 Conn. north (North River Street) – Villanow Eastern end of SR 136 Connector concurrency
18.5 29.8 US 41 / SR 3 (North Wall Street)
20.1 32.3 I‑75 (Larry McDonald Memorial Highway) – Atlanta, Chattanooga I-75, exit 315
34.3 55.2 US 411 / SR 61 Eastern terminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Google (June 24, 2013). "Route of SR 156" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved June 24, 2013. 
  2. ^ "National Highway System: Georgia" (PDF). United States Department of Transportation. October 1, 2012. Retrieved June 24, 2013. 

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