Waleska (/wɔːˈlɛskə/ waw-les-kə) is a city in Cherokee County, Georgia, United States. The population was 644 at the 2010 census
Waleska city hall
Location in Cherokee County and the state of Georgia
Waleska is located in northwestern Cherokee County at 140 and 108 intersect in the center of town. SR 140 leads southeast 7 miles (11 km) to Canton, the county seat, and west 25 miles (40 km) to Adairsville. SR 108 leads northeast 13 miles (21 km) to Tate and southwest 23 miles (37 km) to Cartersville. (34.317968, -84.552951). State Routes
According to the United States Census Bureau, Waleska has a total area of 1.5 square miles (3.8 km2), of which 0.008 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.51%, is water
Waleska, which is 48 miles (77 km) north of Atlanta and 82 miles (132 km) southeast of Chattanooga, Tennessee, is the home of Reinhardt University. Founded in 1883, Reinhardt offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and is affiliated with theUnited Methodist Church. In addition to this main campus, the school has an off-campus site, Reinhardt University's North Fulton Center, located in Alpharetta, and offers select programs of study in Cartersville and Canton, Georgia, as well as online courses.