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Welcome to Chipley ...

The city of Chipley is located in Washington County and is the County Seat for Washington County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Chipley has a population of 3,526 people<1> (see below for details).

Chipley is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Chipley lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Chipley (for example, toward Chattahoochee), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Chipley: (850)

The ZIP code for Chipley: 32428<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Chipley had a population of 3,605 people (or 14.48% of the total population of Washington County). This makes Chipley the county's most populous community.

The population of Chipley represents 0.02% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 237th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,605 people, the population of Chipley has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (that had a count of 3,592 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Chipley had an population of 3,526 people. This is a decrease of 2.19% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.84% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Chipley ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Madrid (AL)   [Map]   350   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Alford   [Map]   475   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Bonifay   [Map]   2,722   W   8 miles [12.9 km]
Cottondale   [Map]   906   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Esto   [Map]   352   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Graceville   [Map]   2,199   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Chipley.

Communities Also Named Chipley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Chipley - they are located in Georgia and Texas (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chipley. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Chipley. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chipley. Our list includes 6 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Chipley:

Websites for Chipley ...

Official Website: www.cityofchipley.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chipley ...

Looking for more information about Chipley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Chipley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chipley.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Chipley: www.cityofchipley.com/

The official website for Washington County: www.washingtonfl.com/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chipley.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chipley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 Chipley). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chipley or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Chipley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Chipley) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chipley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.7796, Longitude: -85.5384     [Map].

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