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Welcome to Archer ...

The city of Archer is located in Alachua County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Archer has a population of 1,173 people<2> (see below for details).

Archer is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Archer lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Archer is located in the (352) area code.

The ZIP code for Archer: 32618<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Archer had an population of 1,173 people. This is an increase of 4.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Archer had a population of 1,118 people. This makes Archer the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,118 people, the population of Archer decreased 13.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,289 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Archer.

Communities Also Named Archer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Florida communities named Archer: This one is located in Alachua County and the other is located in Hillsborough County.

Beyond Florida, there are 18 communities that are also named Archer - they are located in Alabama, California, Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska (2), Nevada, Ohio, Ontario, Tennessee, West Virginia and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Archer.

Communities near Archer ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Archer.

  • Gainesville [Alachua County]
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    • Gainesville [Alachua County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Archer
    • Estimated population for 2018: 133,857 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gainesville
  • Alachua [Alachua County]
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    • Alachua [Alachua County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Archer
    • Estimated population for 2018: 9,949 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alachua
  • Newberry [Alachua County]
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    • Newberry [Alachua County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Archer
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,115 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newberry
  • Williston [Levy County]
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    • Williston [Levy County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Archer
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,718 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williston
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Trenton [Gilchrist County]
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      • Trenton [Gilchrist County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Archer
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,125 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trenton
    • Bronson [Levy County]
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      • Bronson [Levy County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Archer
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,133 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronson
    • Micanopy [Alachua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Micanopy
      • Micanopy [Alachua County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Archer
      • Estimated population for 2018: 641 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Micanopy
    • McIntosh [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McIntosh
      • McIntosh [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Archer
      • Estimated population for 2018: 490 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McIntosh
    • East Bronson [Levy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Bronson
      • East Bronson [Levy County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Archer
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Bronson
    • Raleigh [Levy County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raleigh
      • Raleigh [Levy County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Archer
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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 Archer. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Archer.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Archer. 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 Archer.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Archer. See our Newspapers Page for Archer.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Archer ...

Looking for more information about Archer? 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 Archer, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Archer.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Archer. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Alachua County: www.alachua-county.org/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Alachua, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Archer.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Archer - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Archer). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Archer or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Archer) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Archer. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Archer

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Archer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5301, Longitude: -82.5192    






















 

 

 

 

 


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